Texas' Kaitlynn Papp hits from the fairway on the 10th hole watched by head coach Ryan Murphy, left, during the NCAA Austin golf regional at University of Texas Golf Club, Monday, May 7, 2018. [Stephen Spillman/for Statesman]


Texas women’s golf team has two on Annika Award final watch list

Posted November 9th, 2018


Kaitlyn Papp and Hailee Cooper of the Texas women’s golf team each earned spots on the final watch list for the Annika Award, it was announced Friday.

The award goes to the most outstanding female Division I collegiate golfer and is voted on by golfers, coaches, sports information directors and members of the golf media.

Cooper won her first career tournament in just her third try, taking the Betsy Rawls Invitational title.


Papp was the Big 12 player and freshman of the year last season and took second at the Betsy Rawls Invitational this year.

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