Karissa Moreland
Karissa Moreland
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
High School: North Platte HS
Previous College: Chadron State
Previous School(s): Chadron State/North Platte HS

Statistics: Sophomore | Junior | Senior

Photos: Sophomore | Junior | Senior

Honors and Awards

2015-16 Season (Senior): Earned third-team NAIA All-American honors ... Finished in a tie for 30th place at the NAIA National Championships ... Garnered first team all-NSAA accolades after finishing in third place at the NSAA Championships ... Recipient of the NSAA Champion of Character Award ... Named both a Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete and an NSAA Scholar-Athlete ... Recorded four top-5 finishes on the season ... Top finish was a second-place showing at the Bellevue Fall Invite on Oct. 12-13 ... Finished the season with a stroke average of 78.85 per round.  

2014-15 Season (Junior): Earned first team all-MCAC honors for a second-straight year ... Appeared in all 11 tournaments ... Best finish was a sixth-place showing at the MCAC Tournament ... Helped Bruins capture the team title at the Susie Maxwell Berning Classic, finishing with a three-round total of 10-over par 226 (76-75-75) ... Registered an 81.68 scoring average on the year.  

2013-14 Season (Sophomore): A first team all-MCAC honoree ... Played in all 12 tournaments ... Recorded a hole-in-one in the final round of the Northwood Bluebonnet Championship on April 1 ... Tied the school record with a two-under-par round of 70 en route to her first career title at the Iowa Intercollegiate Championships (March 21) ... Named the NAIA National Golfer of the Week on March 26 ... Placed in the top 10 in seven events ... Average score was 81.5.

At Chadron State: Played freshman season at NCAA Division II Chadron State College under Terri Connealy ... Recorded three top 10 finishes ... Average score was an 81 ... Dean's List.

High School: Lettered in golf, soccer and basketball at North Platte High School ... Coached by Jim Oreutt ... Three-time state qualifier ... Member of the National Honor Society and Honor Roll ... Named the North Platte Telegraph Golfer of the Year in 2012.

Personal: Parents are Marissa and Kenny Moreland ... Born on April 26, 1994 in San Diego, Calif. ... Has two brothers, Kevin and Kenneth ... Majoring in business administration.

Iowa Intercollegiate Championships