University of Miami Athletics

Urd Pedersen

Height

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Class

Senior

Hometown

2407 Elverum, Norway

High School

Norwegian School for Top Athletes

AS A JUNIOR (2005-06): Played in three tournaments posting an 82.00 stroke average…recorded a score of 236 (79-74-83) to place tied for 47th at the Wildcat Fall Classic during the fall season…her second round score of 74 was a career low…competed as an individual at the Papa John’s Collegiate during the spring placing 57th (78-83-81–242)…finished tied for 56th at the Waterlefe Invitational (90-80-90–260).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2004-05): Played in two tournaments recording an 85.5 stroke average…competed in the Lady Paladin Invitational during the fall season placing 121st (89-82-90–261)…competed as an individual at the Ryder Florida Women’s Collegiate Championship during the spring placing in a tie for 53rd (84-86-82–252).

AS A REDSHIRT (2003-04): Did not compete in any tournaments during the season.

AS A FRESHMAN (2002-03): Played in six tournaments…averaged 83.8 strokes per round…competed in first collegiate tournament at the Beacon Woods Invitational finishing 72nd (85-89-90-264)…finished tied for 29th at Pine Needles Collegiate (76-76-84-236) marking her best finish of the season…her rounds of 76 on the first and second day marked season lows.

PREP: Averaged 78.5 strokes per round in 2002…finished eighth at the 2002 Norwegian Cup event in Kongsberg recording a three-round total of 229 (77-76-76)…took sixth at the 2002 Norwegian Cup event in Losby with a three-round score of 228 (74-74-80)…teamed with Camilla Hilland to finish fifth at the 2002 Norwegian Team Championships…took sixth at the 2002 Junior Tour event in Sola (76-78-79-233)…in 2001 played for Norway at the European Championship in Spain…won the 2001 Straemstad Junior Open, which consists of junior golfers from Sweden and Norway…finished fourth at both the Norwegian Cup event at Kongsberg (78-78-77-233) and the Junior Tour event at Asker (74-75-74-223)…competed for Norway at the 2000 Nordic Team Championship in Finland.

PERSONAL: Nickname is Pinky…majoring in Art with a minor in Marketing…from same high school as former UM player Camilla Hilland.