Flames begin the fall season at the Chi-Town Classic (Sept. 1)
Flames set to host two events at Cog Hill Country Club
Student-athletes were honored in both the fall and spring semesters
Season featured the team's first individual title and the best Horizon League finish
Student-athlete awards ceremony took place Thursday night at the UIC Forum
Kayla Stueland, Caitlan Smollen & Ryann Gilley
TOP 5 ROUNDS
2013-14 (Junior): Played in all 12 tournaments during the fall and spring seasons ... Posted two rounds in the 70s ... Carded rounds of 78 at the Green Bay Invite (Sept. 9) and Cougar Golf Classic (Sept. 17) ... Tied for 23rd at the Horizon League Championships with a three-round total of 248 (80-85-83) ... Tied for ninth at the Green Bay Invite with a two-round total of 158 (78-80) ... Tied for 27th at the Cougar Golf Classic with a two-round total of 160 (82-78) ... Tied for 21st at the Butler Fall Invitational (Oct. 7-8) with a two-round total of 161 (81-80) ... Tied for eighth at the Titan Tri-Match (March 9) with a round of 83.
2012-13 (Sophomore): Played in all 11 tournaments during the fall and spring seasons ... Carded a pair of rounds in the 70s, one each during the fall and spring seasons ... Posted 18 total rounds shooting in the 80s ... Best two-round score was an 11-over-par 157 (80-77) at the Detroit Titans Fall Classic (Sept. 9-10) at Hartland Glen Country Club in Hartland, Michigan ... Shot 164 (83-81) at the Cougar Golf Classic (Sept. 17-18) at Harborside International Golf Center in Chicago ... Tied for ninth in the Sunshine Spring Classic (March 10-11) at Rio Pinar Country Club, carding a two-round total of 160 (82-78) ... Posted three consistent rounds in the 80s (86-82-83) during the Horizon League Championship at Mission Inn Golf Resort in Howley-in-the-Hills, Florida ... Season scoring average was a team-best 84.32.
2011-12 (Freshman at Southern Illinois): Earned Missouri Valley Conference Golfer of the Week honors on Oct. 12 after winning the MAC Preview ... Played 23 rounds, posting a stroke average of 82.0 ... Earned NGCA All-Scholar Team honors.
Prior/Prior to UIC/SIU: Helped her team to two top state finishes including a 2009 Class AA state title and a 2010 Class AA runner-up finish ... as a junior, finished 14th overall at the state tournament with overall score of 156 ... all-conference selection as a senior ... personal low-round of 18 holes is a 69.
Personal: Full name is Elizabeth Ryann Gilley ... daughter of John Gilley ... cousin of current Saluki Margaret Gilley ... has her third-degree black belt in taekwondo ... born March 16, 1993 in Hazel Crest, Ill ... currently enrolled as a Biological Sciences major.