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Maria Toennessen

Maria  Toennessen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Grimstad, Norway

High School:
Norwegian School for Top Athletics

Experience:
2L

06/09/2016

Keep Up With Ole Miss Women’s Golf This Summer

Summer Playing Schedules and Updates

04/17/2016

Ole Miss Boasts Top-10 Finish at SEC Championship

Rebels record best finish since 2010 in Hoover

04/16/2016

Hovatter Leads Rebels on Second Day of SEC Championship

Ole Miss in 8th place after 36-holes

04/15/2016

Ole Miss in Ninth After One Day at SEC Championship

Freshman Flori leads Rebels in opening round

04/14/2016

Rebels Ready For SEC Women's Golf Championship

Ole Miss tees off Friday morning in Hoover

WGCA ALL-AMERICA SCHOLAR
CHANCELLOR'S HONOR ROLL
DEAN'S HONOR ROLL
SEC FIRST-YEAR ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL
SEC SPRING ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL

2015-16 (JUNIOR)
SPRING: Returned from knee surgery in the spring and fired a 78.47 scoring average in five tournaments … Finished tied for 18th in the Rebel Intercollegiate after carding a 72-74-79—228 helping Ole Miss finish second … Helped the Rebels finish seventh in the SEC Women’s Golf Championship firing a 74-81-72—227 FALL: Did not compete while recovering from off-season knee surgery.

2014-15 (SOPHOMORE)

SPRING: Competed in four tournaments ... Finished tied for 16th at the Samford Intercollegiate after firing a 78-79-78--235 ... Fired a season best 70-74-72--216 to finish tied for eighth in the Rebel Intercollegiate ... Her opening round score of 70 was a new 18-hole low and her 216 was a new 54-hole career low... Stroke average of 78.50... FALL: Played in three team tournaments... Also competed at the Mercedes Benz Championship as an individual and finished tied for 84th... Season-best score while competing at the UNC Tar Heel Invitational of 79-72-80--231 and 64th place finish.

2013-14 (FRESHMAN)
Played in eight tournaments ... Finished tied for 54th at the Mercedes-Benz Championship setting a career-low round of 73 with a 73-78--151 ... Finished a career-best T21st at the Aunenue Spring Break Classic in Maui, Hawai'i shooting a 74-76-77--227 ... Set a career-low 18 and 54 at the Rebel Intercollegiate, shooting a 73-77-72-222 and finishing tied for 25th ... Ended the season with a 77.13 stroke average.

PRIOR TO OLE MISS
Participated on the Norwegian National team from the age of 12 to 18 ... Has been on the national team in the European Girls Team Championship for three years running ... Was the runner up at the Norwegian Junior Championship in 2013 ... Finished top-5 eight times, including three victories on the Titleist Tour in Norway ... Has represented Norway in many international tournaments including the Girls British Open Amateur Championship in 2010 and 2012, the Irish Girls U-18 Open Stroke Play Championship in 2011, the Allianz German Boys and Girls Open in 2012 and the Italian International Ladies Championship in 2012.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Trine and Torbjorn Toennessen ... Born March 7, 1994 ... Major is Business Management... Favorite sport outside of golf is basketball ... Favorite classroom subject is english ... Favorite club in her bag is her driver.

GETTING TO KNOW MARIA
The favorite course you've ever played on: St. Leon-Rot in Germany ... Favorite childhood toy: Barbie Doll ... Favorite candy: Norwegian milk chocolate ... Favorite pro golfer: Suzann Pettersen ... Favorite song: Can't Hold Us by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis ... Favorite movie: The Day After Tomorrow ... Favorite historical figure: Anne Frank ... Favorite TV show: How I Met Your Mother ... Favorite motivational quote: "Follow your passion. Stay true to yourself. Never follow someone else's path unless you're in the woods and you're lost and you see a path. By all means, you should follow that." -Ellen DeGeneres ... Best thing about Ole Miss: The beautiful campus and my awesome teammates and coaches!

TOENNESSEN BY THE NUMBERS

YEAR ROUNDS AVG.
2015-16 15 78.47
2014-15 24 78.50
2013-14 23 77.13

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Low 18 70 (Rebel Intercollegiate 2014-15)
Low 54 216 (Rebel Intercollegiate 2014-15)
Best Individual Finish T-8th (Rebel Intercollegiate 2014-15)
Top 5 Finishes NA
Top 10 Finishes 1
Top 20 Finishes 1

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