Skyler Wood
Skyler  Wood

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Thousand Oaks, Calif.

High School:
Newbury Park HS '17

Major:
Communication


NEWBURY PARK HS’17: Played golf all four years… Earned all-league first team every season… Was the Marmonte League Champion freshman year… Got team MVP awards both her freshman year and junior year… Got inducted into the Ventura Country Hall of Fame senior year… For academics, she made the honor roll all four years… In her club career, she finished first in the AJGA Hallway Golf Junior Championship Qualifier, VCJGA Taylor Made Championship at River Ridge Golf Club, and in the VCJGA Play It Again Sports Classic at Olivas Links Gold Club, and got second place in the Jr. All Star AJGA at at Morongo Golf Club and in the VCJGA Dan Martin Open at Simi Hills Golf Course, as well as sixth at the Toyota Tour Cup at Steele Canyon Golf Course.

PERSONAL: Born in Thousand Oaks, Calif… Majoring in Communications… Mom’s name is Susan… Has a twin sister Madisen, who is also a member of the women’s golf team… Says her proudest accomplishment was when she shot 72-68 in an AJGA Open while putting with her eyes closed.. Her career sports highlight was being a member of the U.S. Junior National Team to play against the Scottish National Team in Scotland… If she could play another sport, it would be tennis… Her career plan is to become a professional golfer… The reasons she chose UC Davis are because of the amazing coach here, the location, and the phenomenal athletic and academic opportunities.