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Josephine Genereux

Greenwich, Conn
Greenwich Academy
High School
Josephine Genereux - Women's Golf - Virginia Cavaliers

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2022-23 (Freshman)
• Named to the 2022-23 ACC Honor Roll

Amateur / High School /Personal
• Enrolled in Arts & Sciences at UVA, major is undecided
• One of the top 100 players in the American Junior Golf Association rankings during her junior career
• Accumulated five AJGA top-10 finishes
• Placed third at the AJGA Lanto Junior Championship
• Won the 2020 Met Junior PGA Championship and the 2020 Connecticut Junior PGA Championship
• Was an AJGA Rolex Scholastic Junior All-American
• A top-10 amateur finisher at the 2021 Lincoln Met Women’s Open Championship
• In the two seasons she competed in the New England Prep School tournament she produced top-10 finishes for coach Colin Corrigan at Greenwich Academy
• Also played on the basketball team at Greenwich Academy
Father, Mike, played golf at Wake Forest
• Gandfather, Jack Syer, played baseball at Virginia and was the president of the UVA Alumni Association from 1993 to 2006 and helped to found the University’s Jefferson Trust
• Mother, Virginia, attended UVA’s Darden School of Business