Kirsten Locke
Kirsten Locke
Height: 5-3
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Murphys, CA
High School: Bret Harte HS
Experience: 3V

2011-12 -- Played in eight tournaments and averaged 79.6 strokes over 21 rounds as a junior ... best finish was sixth place in Firestone Grill Cal Poly Invitational ... also placed eighth in Colby Invitational hosted by Santa Clara and pair of 16th-place finishes ... best round was a career-best 70 in Marsh Landing Invitational hosted by Jacksonville, tying school record ... also shot pair of 73s ... enters senior season with 81.22 career scoring average over 51 rounds.

2010-11 -- Played in 12 rounds as a sophomore and averaged 83.8 strokes per round ... season-best round of 76 in Shocker Invitational hosted by Wichita State ... best finish was a tie for ninth place in Lamkin Grip Challenge hosted by Cal Poly in the spring ... also was 21st in Lamkin Grip Cal Poly Invitational in the fall.

2009-10 – Earned three top-10 finishes as a freshman, averaging 81.6 strokes over 18 rounds … finished tied for second place in Red Rocks Invitational with back-to-back 75s and was tied for ninth in the Cal State Bakersfield Spring Invitational … carded a 76 in the Lexus Classic.

High School -- Twice the most valuable player in the Valley Foothill League and a four-time all-league selection while competing at Bret Harte High School in Angels Camp ... holds school and home course records ... named Bret Harte High Athlete of the Year and also twice earned athlete of the year honors as chosen by the Sonora Union Democrat ... an honor roll student all four years ... worked on the yearbook staff, leadership and a peer counseling advisor ... visited San Jose State, Boise State and Nevada before selecting Cal Poly because of "the location, coaching staff and team chemistry."

Personal -- Daughter of Kevin and Theresa Locke ... one sister, Caitlin ... enjoys photography and traveling ... wants to work for the PGA or LPGA Tour ... born August 4, 1991, in San Andreas, Calif. ... majors in recreation, parks and tourism administration.