Rattika Sittigool
Rattika Sittigool
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Chiang Mai, Thailand
High School: Nakornpayap International School
Major: Business Economics

2018-19 (Freshman): Participated in four tournaments and nine rounds during the fall season…averaged 77.7 strokes per round…earned two top-20 finishes…finished 12th and helped YSU to victory in her collegiate debut at the Roseann Schwartz Invitational with a two-round 151 (75-76)…tied for 16th in YSU’s win at the Dayton Fall Invitational with a two-round total of 151 and a low round of 70…even-par 70 in the second round at Dayton is tied for the fifth-lowest round in school history....carded a three-round 239 (74-86-79) at the NKU Fall Classic...posted a two-round 158 (82-76) at the Princeton University Invitational.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended the Nakornpayap International School in Thailand...played a handful of tournaments in the United States during the summer of 2017, including a first-place finish at the Hurricane Junior Tournament at Augusta State with rounds of 73 and 72...earned a runner-up finish at the Hurricane Junior Tournament at Duke with rounds of 75 and 73...was also a 2016 qualifier for the Optimist International Junior Golf Championships where she finished in a tie for 29th.

More about Rattika:

Why I chose YSU: They have a great golf program and a great coach. I also love the environment around the university. 
 
The best thing about Coach Miklos is: He is always there to take care of whatever I need and he has a great personality.
 
The best thing about being a Penguin golfer: The opportunity to experience new challenges and play with the great people on our team.
 
The best thing about going to school at YSU is: Having new experiences and getting to know a lot of new people.
 
At 150 yards, I pull out my: 7 iron
 
My favorite club in my bag is: 8 iron
 
My favorite golf course: Santiburi Country Club (Chiang Rai, Thailand)
 
My favorite golfers: Adam Scott and Jordan Spieth
 
My golf superstitions/rituals are: None.
 
Person I would love to play a round of golf with: Adam Scott
 
My greatest sports moment: When I knew that Coach Miklos was interested in recruiting me to YSU.
 
Best career competitive round: 70 (-2) at Gassan Legacy Golf Club in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
 
Hobbies: Listening to music and watching Netflix.
 
Post-college plans/ambitions: Find a wonderful job.