Skylar Thompson

Player profile

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

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CAREER HONORS
• Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2021)
• WGCA All-American Scholar (2020)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2019, 2020, 2021)
• Academic All-Big Ten (2020, 2021)

2019-20 (Junior at Ohio State)
Competed in all seven tournaments with 10 of her 19 rounds counting toward the team tally
Ranked fourth on the team with a 78.16 scoring average
Top finish was 48th in final event of the year, the Indiana Invitational

2019-20 (Sophomore at Ohio State)
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 at Ohio State)
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