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Erika Pfaender
2011-12 Women's Golf
YR.
So.
HOMETOWN
Pewaukee, Wis.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Arrowhead
Erika Pfaender

2012-2013: Appeared in ten events for the Crusaders during her junior year ... posted a stroke average of 82.3, third-best on the team and fifth-lowest in program history ... finished in fifth place at the Crusader Spring Invitational ... shot a season-best round of 75 to close out the Dayton Fall Invitational ... finished Dayton with a 36-hole total of 154, tied for the fifth-lowest 36-hole score in program history ... named to the Horizon League Academic Honor Roll ... honored as an All-American Scholar by the WGCA.

2011-2012: Played in nine matches for the Crusaders as a sophomore ... led Valpo with a program-record 81.7 scoring average ... turned in a 163 and placed second at the Loyola Invitational ... named Horizon League Golfer of the Week on April 4 ... Competed in all five tournaments during the fall ... had a career best tournament at the Butler Fall Invitational where she posted a school record round of 74 and 36-hole total of 154 (74-80) ... tied for ninth at the Tennessee State Fall Classic ... shot 157 (80-77) at the U of Dayton Fall Invitational ... recorded a fall stroke average of 81.4.

2010-2011: Played in all  10 tournaments during 2010-2011 campaign ... shot a season-best round of 79 to open the Dayton Fall Invitational ... posted a 36-hole total of 160 at Dayton, also a season-best ... tied for 7th at the Butler Spring Invitational with a team low of 163 over the 36-hole outing (81-82) ... recorded a team-low 83.3 stroke average.

Prep:  A four-year letterwinner for the Warhawks ... a four-time All-Classic Eight Conference selection ... led team to state championships all four seasons, finishing fifth ... placed sixth individually at the 2008 state championships ... a three-time Wisconsin All-State selection ... led team to three conference titles ... three times earned Milwaukee Journal Sentinel All-Area accolades ... posted a 77.6 scoring average over 18 holes as a senior ... 2009 WIAA sectional champion after earning runner-up honors the year prior ... a three-time team Most Valuable Player ... an Academic All-State selection four times.

Personal: Erika is the daughter of Daryl and Kim Pfaender ... majors are psychology and political science ... born Jan. 22, 1992.