Samantha Hutchison
Samantha  Hutchison

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Pioneer HS '15

Major:
Sociology - Organizational Studies


10/18/2017

Aggies climb team leaderboard during Invite’s final day

Led by Hannah Sun’s 1-over individual score, UC Davis finished 11th alongside field packed with ranked teams

10/16/2017

Aggies in fifth after Stanford Invite's first day

UC Davis is within striking distance of the top three teams after opening round in Pebble Beach

10/11/2017

Strong final round leads to fifth place finish

Aggies jump three spots on the leaderboard during Edean Ihlanfeldt’s last day

10/10/2017

Aggies in eighth at Edean Ihlanfeldt

First-round scores helps UC Davis finish event's opening day alongside Rutgers

10/09/2017

Aggies head to the Pacific Northwest for penultimate fall tournament

UC Davis is one of 11 teams competing at the Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational, hosted by Washington

2016-17: Began the season with a match victory over her opponent at the East and West Match Play Challenge to help the Ags upset tournament host Michigan... Carded her lowest score of the season at the Westbrook Spring Invitational where a four-under 70 in round three placed her at just 3-over-par for the whole tournament, taking home a tie for 23rd individually with a 54-hole 219... Her best finish of the season came at the Anuenue Spring Break Classic where she finished 14th out of 89 competitors with 5-over-par... Closed her season out strong with the team's low round at 1-under-par on day two of the Big West Conference Championships, overall finishing tenth individually with 224 strokes... Following conference play, Hutchison shot an even-par 72 to finish 11th at the U.S. Women's Amateur qualifying tournament and advance to the championships.


2015-16: Competed in six events during her freshman season, four of them during the fall... Posted her highest finish at the East & West Match Play Classic with a T-21st showing... Posted a season-best 6-over... Recorded her best round at the East-West, shooting a 1-over 73... Posted a 2-over 74 in final round of Windy City Collegiate Championship in October and a 3-over 74 at the Stanford Intercollegiate.

PIONEER HS '15:
Played as the No. 2 player on her school's boys' team for four years (girls golf was not sponsored)... Captured varsity letters each year... Competed as an individual during the girls golf season, qualifying for four section championships and winning the Bay Valley Athletic League title as a sophomore and junior... Shot a 4-under 69 while winning the second title... Placed second as a senior... Santa Clara County Girls Athlete of the Week... Twice named to the San Jose Mercury News "Best in the Fall Girls Team".

PERSONAL: Born in Manila, Philippines... Parents are David and Victoria Hutchison... Accomplished junior player who medaled at the 2012 Tournament of Champions at Silverado Country Club... Named JGANC Co-Player of the Year that season... Won 2013 NCGA Juniors Girls champion at Spyglass Golf Course... U.S. Junior Amateur Championship qualifier in 2014... Favorite TV show growing up was Hannah Montana... Psychology classes are her favorite at UC Davis.


CAREER STATISTICS:

Year Rounds Strokes Low Rd. Par/- Rds. Events Top 5 Top
10
Relative
to Par
Scoring
Avg.
2015-16 16 1226 73 - 7 - - +5 76.6
2016-17 24 1811 70 4 9 - 1 +4 75.5
Totals 40 3037 70 4 16 - 1 +4 75.9