Jenna Vivo
Jenna Vivo
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Boardman, Ohio
High School: Boardman
Major: Natural Science/Biology

2018-19 (Freshman): Participated in 11 tournaments and 25 rounds…averaged 78.5 strokes per round…notched two top-10 finishes and five in the top 15…carded a low round of 74 on two occasions…finished tied for 14th in her collegiate debut at the Roseann Schwartz Invitational with a two-round total of 153 (78-75)…tied for 22nd at the Dayton Fall Invitational with a two-round 154 (77-77)…posted a 2-0-1 record at Motor City Cup Match Play...fired a three-round 226 (75-77-74) at the Kiawah Island Spring Classic…ranks as the 10th-lowest 54-hole performance in program history...tied for sixth at the Benbow Invitational with a two-round 152 (76-76)…tied for 12th with an 82 at the Savannah State Spring Invitational…recorded a two-round 152 (74-78) to finish tied for 15th at the Indiana State University Invitational…shot a 76 to tie for sixth at the YSU Spring Invitational...placed 33rd with a three-round 252 at the Horizon League Championships...earned her first letter.

HIGH SCHOOL: Named first-team all-league and first-team All-Northeast Ohio three times at Boardman High School...posted an 18-hole average of 76 and a nine-hole average of 37 during her senior campaign...earned medalist honors at the Lakeview Invitational with a 71 in her final season...was a four-time Vindicator Greatest Golfer of the Valley champion...was the district medalist and qualified for the state tournament, placing 13th as a sophomore...was also the individual sectional medalist as a sophomore and a junior.

PERSONAL: Is the 2018-19 recipient of the Gene D'Antonio and Alice Lipnicki D'Antonio Memorial Scholarship.

More about Jenna:

Why I chose YSU: I chose YSU because most of my family went here, and I wanted to continue the tradition.

The best thing about Coach Miklos is: Even though I am an incoming freshman, I can tell that he wants the very best out of each and every one of his players, and that he wants to build a strong program.

The best thing about being a Penguin golfer:  The opportunity to meet new people and create memories with your teammates and coaches. Also to be able to have the chance to accomplish many great things!

The best thing about going to school at YSU is: The chance to get my degree while enjoying many of the amazing programs that are offered.

At 150 yards, I pull out my: 7 iron

My favorite club in my bag is: My driver

My favorite golf course: Mill Creek Golf Course (Boardman, Ohio) or Avalon Lakes Golf & Country Club (Warren, Ohio)

My favorite golfer: Jordan Spieth

My golf superstitions/rituals are: I have to chew gum, I feel like it helps me concentrate more.

Person I would love to play a round of golf with: Tiger Woods

My greatest sports moment: Going to state, and winning the Greatest Golfer of the Valley four times.

Best career competitive round: 73

Hobbies: I love to watch Disney movies.

Post-college plans/ambitions: To become a doctor.