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 RaeChelle Leiken

2015-2016 (Junior): Ranked fifth on the team with an 83.3 average through 24 rounds … Posted a low-round 74 and three-round total of 232 at Spring Break Invitational … First two rounds of SBI (76-74) marked ULM’s lowest 36-hole total of the season … Shot a 256 at the Memphis Intercollegiate, tying for 83rd … Posted a season-low 246 (82-82-82) at the Rose City Intercollegiate for a 73rd-place finish … Tied for 70th at the Bearkat Women’s Invitational with a 253 … Carded a 262 for a 43rd-place finish at the Fred Marx Invitational … Finished 82nd at the Little Rock Classic with a 252 … Placed 68th on a 243 (77-79-87) at the All There August Challenge … Ended the season carding a 255 (85-84-86) at the Panther Intercollegiate which placed her in a tie for 78th.

Western Texas College (2013-15): An all-region performer her freshman season … A two-time Dean’s List and President’s List honoree … Played under coach Christi Williams.

High School: A four-year golf and volleyball letterwinner at Vandalia Community High School (Vandalia, Ill.) … A unanimous first team all-conference selection her junior and senior seasons for volleyball … Named second team all-state her senior year, leading the Vandals to a volleyball conference and regional championship … A four-year all-conference honoree and state qualifier for her golf team … Capped off her high school golf campaign with a conference and regional championship in her senior season.

Personal: Nicknamed “Red” because of her red hair … Born in Roseburg, Ore. on March 6, 1995 … Has three older brothers, Brandon, Aric and Christopher … Daughter of Brad and Renee … Father was a golfer for Oregon State and was a pro in the PGA … Her uncle, Dane Bowman, is an actor … Other uncle, Sid Leiken, is currently Lane County’s Commissioner and running for Oregon Secretary of State … Spent one summer as an intern for Gateway PGA ... Majoring in communications with a marketing minor at ULM. 

Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Eugene, Ore.
Other College: Western Texas JC