Forbes, NSW, Australia
JUNIOR (2011-12): Competed in all 12 of WSU's tournaments, including the Pac-12 Championships...scoring average over 36 rounds of 77.97...three top-25 finishes...tied her second-best career three-round score of 222 in the Westbrook Spring Invitational, where she finished 6-over par...placed tied for 12th place in the Cougar Cup, her best finish on the season...scored her season-best round score of 73 three different times.
SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Competed in all 11 of WSU's tournaments...posted a team-best 77.43 scoring average...led the team with three top-25 finishes, including a pair in the top-10...finished tied for 18th at Circling Raven Collegiate...helped the Cougars win the WSU Cougar Cup by leading the team with a season-best tie for fourth place finish with a three-round total of 225 (+9), highlighted by a final round 74...birdied the final hole to give WSU the one-stroke victory over Washington...shot season-low opening-round 72 at the Las Vegas Collegiate Showdown...posted three-round total 222 (+6) in the event...finished tied for seventh at the Gonzaga Individual with a two round total 151 (+11)...earned Pacific-10 Conference All-Academic honorable mention honors.
FRESHMAN (2009-10): Competed in each of WSU's 10 tournaments during her debut season...lead the team in scoring average at 77.53, a mark that ranks fifth all-time for a freshman in school history...recorded four top-25 finishes, including three of her first four career events...finished tied for sixth at the Giustina Memorial, her best finish of the year...posted a three-round total of 227 (+11) at the event...finished 24th at the Inland Invitational, tied for 25th at the Hawkeye Invitational and tied for 18th at the Mountain View Intercollegiate...tournament-total of 218 (+8) at the Challenge at Onion Creek was her best event in relation to par...second-round 70 (E) at the tournament was her lowest score of the season...led the Cougars in four of the final five tournament of the season.
Earned varsity letters in both basketball and golf...FRESHMAN year was the CHS Western Area golf champion...Forbes Ladies Club champion...Bathurst junior overall champion... SOPHMORE year was the JNJGF champion trophy winner...Rene Walters Memorial Award winner... Forbes Ladies Club Champion...Dubbo Junior Champion...JUNIOR year was the JNJGF 16-year-old state winner... Forbes Ladies Club champion...JNJGF State of Origin Team...Renay Appleby Memorial Award winner...NSW State Junior Team participant...took 14th in the Australian Junior...CHS NSW State Team participant...CHS NSW State Matchplay winner...SENIOR year participated on the NSW State Junior Team...Forbes Ladies Club champion...took third in the Australian MasterCard Junior Masters...took seventh in the Australian Junior...17-year-old JNJGF state age winner...took sixth in the JNJGF International Junior Classic.
Emma Betland...born in Forbes, Australia...parents Geoff and Sue...brothers Steven, Scott and John...sister Kathryn...enjoys watching and playing sports...undecided on major at WSU.
YEAR EVENTS ROUNDS STROKES AVG LOW TOP 10 TOP 25
2009-10 10 30 2,326 77.53 70 1 4
2010-11 11 30 2,323 77.43 72 2 3
2011-12 12 36 2,807 77.97 73 0 3
TOTAL 33 96 7,456 77.67 70 3 10