Puthita Khuanrudee
Puthita Khuanrudee
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ubon Ratchathani, Thailand
High School: Benchama Maharat School
Major: Accounting

2018-19 (Freshman): Participated in all five tournaments and 12 rounds during the fall season…third on the team with a 75.3 scoring average…notched three top-10 finishes and was YSU’s top finisher on three occasions…finished eighth and helped YSU to victory in her collegiate debut at the Roseann Schwartz Invitational with a two-round 148 (73-75)…tied for ninth at the NKU Fall Classic with a three-round total of 224 (76-74-74)…three-round 224 is tied for the fourth-lowest 54-hole performance in school history…finished tied for ninth in YSU’s second win at the Dayton Fall Invitational with a two-round 149 and low round of 71…first-round 71 is tied for the sixth-lowest 18-hole score by a Penguin…three-round 228 (76-74-78) at the Nittany Lion Invitational is tied for the sixth-lowest 54-hole mark in program history...carded a two-round 154 (76-78) at the Princeton University Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended the Benchama Maharat School in Thailand...put together a very strong 2017 season which included multiple tournament wins...finished fifth at the Chang Chiang-Mai Junior Golf Championships...earned a top-20 finish at the Talga-Thailand Ladies Golf Association Championship with a season-best round of 72...qualified for the National Student Tournament and the Youth Thailand Tournament.

More about Puthita:

Why I chose YSU: I love the mascot.
 
The best thing about Coach Miklos is: He is extremely caring and is always there to take care of almost anything I need.
 
The best thing about being a Penguin golfer: There's a team that is pushing me and supporting me in everything.
 
The best thing about going to school at YSU is: The opportunity to meet other international students and my teammates.
 
At 150 yards, I pull out my: 8/7 iron
 
My favorite club in my bag is: Driver and putter.
 
My favorite golf course: Panorama Golf and Country Club (Nakorn Ratchasrima, Thailand)
 
My favorite golfer: Puthita Khuanrudee (myself)
 
My golf superstitions/rituals are: I always pray before the event.
 
My greatest sports moment: Being a part of the Thailand National Team and competing in ASEAN school game in the Philippines.
 
Best career competitive round: 71 (-1)
 
Hobbies: Watch Disney movies and cute stuff.
 
Post-college plans/ambitions: Be a successful person.