SEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash. – Earlier this year, Washington State University Head Women’s Golf Coach Kelli Kamimura was honored by the Sedro-Woolley School District.
Each year, the school district publicly recognizes several community members for their outstanding service or their loyal support and exemplary accomplishments. Kamimura was one of six honorees.
Kamimura recently completed her fifth season as the Cougars’ head coach. She started her playing career at Sedro-Woolley High School and was a four-time state champion with the Cubs. As a prep, Kamimura was ranked as the top junior golfer nationally.
After graduating from Sedro-Woolley, Kamimura played collegiately at Washington. She won a school-record four tournaments and earned a No. 1 rankings in in the Golfstat Cup.
Kamimura began her coaching career at Washington as an assistant coach before leaving for the head coaching position at Pepperdine. She became the Cougars’ mentor prior to the 2009-10 season.