Skylar Thompson

Player profile

  • Hometown Buford, Ga.
  • Previous School University of South Carolina
  • Year Sophomore

CAREER HONORS
• WGCA All-American Scholar (2020)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2020)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2020)

2019-20 (Sophomore)
Competed in all seven tournaments with 15.5 of her 21 rounds counting toward the team tally
Carded two rounds under par and ranked fourth on the team with a 74.8 scoring average
Opened the season with a tie for 15th at the Glass City Collegiate (Sept. 16-17), carding a 1-under 71 in the second round
Posted a final-round 2-under 70 at the Ruth’s Chris Tar Heel Invitational (Oct. 13)
Tied for 39th at the Dr. Donnis Thompson Invitational (March 10-11)

2018-19 (Freshman)
Competed in five events after transferring from South Carolina
• Played 14 rounds with 6.5 counting toward the team total and six as an individual
• Notched a 76.0 scoring average with one even-par round
• Tied for 37th at the Lady Buckeye Invitational (April 13-14) with a 16-over 232
• Used an even-par 72 in the final round to tie for 24th at Big Ten Championships (April 19-21) with a 4-over 148

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Competed in four events in fall 2018 for University of South Carolina, notching a 74.75 scoring average in 12 rounds, tallying three rounds of par or better
• Tied for 29th at the ANNIKA Intercollegiate in her first collegiate tournament in September and followed that up with a tie for 24th at the Landfall Tradition in her final tournament in October
• Tied for 17th at the Girls Junior PGA Championship and was the 2017 Dustin Johnson World Junior Golf champion

PERSONAL INFO
• Daughter of Julie and James Thompson