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Rebecca Skoler

Senior
Class
Needham, Mass.
Hometown
Beaver Country Day School
High School
5-5
Height
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2023-24 (Senior)
• The Cavaliers second-place finisher at the Windy City Classic (E, 216)
• Posted season-best round of -3, 69 at Windy City Classic
• Was 45th at ANNIKA Intercollegiate to open season
• Finished 41st at the Glass City Invitational
• Was 75th at Stanford Intercollegiate
• UVA’s number-three finisher at Collegiate Invitational at Guadalajara Country Club where she was 36th
• Placed 28th at San Diego State Classic

2022-23 (Junior)

• Placed 89th at NCAA Championships, shooting +9, 225
• Was 37th at NCAA Westfield Regional at +5, 221
• Finished 39th at ACC Championships
• One of the athletic department’s recipients of ACC Top Six for Service Award for work with local First Tee and Special Olympics programs
• President of UVA’s Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)
• Competed as an individual at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate finishing 29th
• Posted low overall single-round score of 67 (-4) at Mercedes-Benz Collegiate
• Was 33rd at Collegiate Invitational at Guadalajara Country Club
• Picked up match play win vs. UNC’s Riley Quartermain (5&4) at Wolfpack Match Play
• Finished 39th at ACC Championships
• Recipient of UVA’s Distinguished Student-Athlete Scholarship Award at annual all-sports awards program
• Selected a Women’s Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholar
• Named to the 2022-23 ACC Honor Roll and All-ACC Academic Team

2021-22 (Sophomore)
• Helped UVA to a 15th-place finish at NCAAs, playing in the final two rounds
• Played in first round of NCAA Ann Arbor Regional
• Was ninth at the UCF Challenge while competing as an individual
• Shot career best -7, 209 at UCF Challenge that featured matching her best single-round score of 69
• Lone competition in the fall was at Michigan’s Wolverine Invitational
• Placed 33rd while competing as an individual
• Posted a low round of -3, 69 at Wolverine Invitational
• Named to 2022 ACC Academic Honor Roll

2021 (Freshman)
• Did not compete in any tournaments
• Named to 2021 ACC Academic Honor Roll

Amateur / High School / Personal
• Won the 2023 Mass Golf Women’s Championship
• Reached finals of 2022 Mass Golf Amateur Championship after winning stroke play for second consecutive year
• Was 17th in stroke play at 2022 Women’s Western Am
• Played in the 2022 The Women’s Amateur Championship
• Won the 2021 Massachusetts Women’s Stroke Play Championship, the first teenager to do so since former Hoo Brittany Altomare did it in 2005
• Finished sixth in stroke play at Women’s Western Amateur to reach match play
• Picked up a win at the 2019 Sea Pines Junior Heritage
• Qualified for the 2019 U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball Championship and the 2019 Girls Junior PGA Championship
• On the 2019 AJGA circuit, she had top-25 finishes at the Scott Robertson Memorial and the Hunter Mahan Junior Championship
• Was 19th at the Harder Hall Invitational and 17th at the South Atlantic Amateur
• Was Boston Globe All-Scholastic team in both 2018 and 2019
Eastern Independent League MVP in 2019 while competing for Beaver Country Day
• Won the 2018 Massachusetts Girls’ Junior Amateur
• Placed first in stroke play competition at the 2018 U.S. Challenge Cup Francis Ouimet Junior
• Had top-10 finishes at the AJGA’s UHY LLP CPA’s Junior and the Killington Junior
Won the 2017 Pepsi Little People’s Championship
• Participated in the AJGA Leadership Links program and raised money through direct donations or ones based on scoring birdies or eagles during tournament play
• Her efforts (over $20,000) have supported The B Fund, a non-profit based in Massachusetts that assists families with critically ill children
• Was recognized as an honorable mention selection to the USGA-AJGA Presidents’ Leadership Award for players who displayed selfless effort and commitment to helping others through volunteer work and fundraising efforts
• Trained at Gary Gilchrist Golf Academy
• Parents are Jennifer and Michael
• Has a younger sister, Samantha who is a snow boarder
• Majoring in Public Policy and Leadership at UVA

Rebecca Skoler’s Career Statistics

YEAR ROUNDS STROKES AVG LOW
2021-22 15 1120 74.67 69
2022-23 17 1274 74.94 67
2023-24 18 1359 75.50 69
Totals 50 3753 75.06 67

Rebecca Skoler’s Career Bests
Career Best Tournament Finish: 9th, UCF Challenge, Feb. 8, 2022
Career Top-10 Finishes: 1
Career Best 54-Hole Score: 209, UCF Challenge, Feb. 8, 2022
Career Best 18-Hole Score: 67, Mercedes-Benz Collegiate, Sept. 20, 2022