Catha

Fogelberg

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Player
Year: Senior
City/State: Helsingborg, Sweden
High School: Elkhorn High School

Bio

Quoting Krapfl | Career Stats
"Catha has a great short game.  She is a quiet leader for us.  I feel that she will be our go-to player, one we count on every time we compete."

Honors
- 2000-01 Academic All-Big 12
- 1999-2000 Academic All-Big 12
- 1998-99 Academic All-Big 12

Personal
Birthday: March 21, 1978
Major:  Business Administration
GPA: 3.307
High School: Nicolai/Elkhorn (Neb.)
Parents: Bengt & Viveca Fogelberg

Favorites
Pro Golfer:  Seve Ballesteros
Movie:  Keeping the Faith
Actress:  Julia Roberts
Type of Music:  Alternative
Musical Performer: MxPx
TV Show: Friends
Food: Garlic
Color: Navy

As a Senior (2001-02):  As NU's top golfer of the season, Fogelberg led the Huskers with her 78.93 stroke average over 30 rounds.  At the Sam Houston State Spring Invitational, Fogelberg placed in a tie for eighth making the highest placing of the season.  Her lowest score of the season came at the Susie Maxwell Bernig Classic where she shot a 231.  She rounded out her career at Nebraska placing in a tie for 27th at the Big 12 Championships and in a tie for 71st at the NCAA Regional Championships. 

As a Junior (2000-01):  One of four Huskers to start in every tournament, Fogelberg struggled, posting the highest scoring average (79.41) in her first three seasons at NU.  The 2000-01 season started off on a high note for Fogelberg, as she carded rounds of 76, 78 and 77 at the Alltel Husker Invitational to finish 18th.  She was unable to crack the top 50 in the next four tournaments of the fall.  Her top performance of the season came at the single-round Texas Challenge, where she tied a career-low with a 1-under round of 71 to notch her first career victory. Fogelberg put together her third top-20 finish of the season at the Big 12 Championships with a 19th-place showing.

As a Sophomore (1999-2000): Fogelberg competed in Nebraska?s top five in every meet of the 2000 season, finishing the year with a 78.81 stroke average, good for fourth on the team.  Fogelberg produced a season-best tournament score at the NCAA West Regionals, where she fired a team-low 73 (+1) in the final round for a three-day total of 226. Fogelberg placed among the top 10 in three tournaments in the spring. She posted her best finish of the 1999-2000 season at the March 6-7 Texas A&M Invitational, where she tied for sixth place with a 230 (+14). Fogelberg shot a four-round score of 314 to place 87th at the 2000 NCAA Championships.

As a Freshman (1998-1999):  Fogelberg began the fall with her best tournament at the Ptarmigan Ram Fall Classic where she shot rounds of 77-75-72 for a team-best and career-best score of 224.  One of the Huskers' most consistent golfers, Fogelberg was a mainstay in the Nebraska lineup with a 78.86 average.

Before Nebraska: Fogelberg went undefeated to win the 1995 class B state championship as a foreign exchange student at Elkhorn High in Elkhorn, Neb.  She has also represented Sweden on several national teams, including the Swedish team tournament in which she was the only amateur on the team.  Fogelberg has won the Sporta Cup and the Sommatouren championship.

Fogelberg's Career Statistics

Year

Rounds

Strokes

Avg.

Low 18

Low 54

1998-99

29

2,213

79.04

71

224

1999-00

38

2,995

78.81

72

226

2000-01

34

2,700

79.41

71

231

2001-02

30

2,368

78.93

74

231

Totals

131

10,276

78.44

71

224

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