2018 SEC All-Freshman Team
Freshman Year (2017-18)
Played in eight team events and one individual event as a freshman ... Best two tournaments came in the postseason ... Was Auburn’s top finisher at both SEC Championship and NCAA Austin Regional ... Tied for ninth at SEC Championship with rounds of 75-72-71=218 (+2) ... Finished under par for 54 holes for the first time in her collegiate career at NCAA Austin Regional with rounds of 73-71-71=215 (-1), tying for 16th place ... 22 of 25 rounds played have counted for Auburn’s team score ... Had second-lowest scoring average on team with 73.56 ... Made collegiate debut at Magnolia Invitational, tying for 27th with scores of 75-73-76=224 (+8) ... Tied for 37th at Maryb S. Kauth Invitational, shooting 76-71-76=223 (+7) ... Finished off fall season with tie for 38th at Battle at the Beach, posting scores of 75-72-73=220 (+7) ... Fall scoring average was 74.11 ... Tied for 57th in first NCAA Championship appearance with scores of 75-74-77=226 (+10) ... Shot a 71 (-1) to tie for seventh place at Lake Oconee Individual Championship ... Named to SEC All-Freshman Team ... Finished season ranked No. 92 nationally by Golfstat.
Prior to Auburn
Started 2016 as No. 1 ranked player on both the Junior and Senior Women’s Golf South Africa rankings ... Received both junior and senior South African National (Protea) Colors in 2015 and 2016 ... Represented South Africa at 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China ... Competed for her country at the World Amateur Team Championship in Mexico in 2016 ... Won 10 junior and senior provincial tournaments between 2013 and 2015 ... South Africa Junior Player of the Year in 2014 ... Ernie Els and Fancourt Foundation Player of the Year in 2015.
Full name is Kaleigh Dene Telfer ... Parents are Warren and Catherine Telfer .. Has a sibling, Keagan ... Home course is Bryanston Country Club.
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