Oakland's Liz Ecker shot 5-under-par to help OU take the lead at the Detroit Titans Fall Classic on Oct. 8, 2011.
OVERVIEW: Improved her stroke average from freshman to sophomore season ... Her personal-best sore of 228 ranks inside the top 10 in program history ... Posted a three-shot improvement from the fall to the spring during her sophomore season.
2012-13 HIGHLIGHTS ▪ Posted a stroke average of 82.83 ▪ Tallied a career-best 6th-place finish at the Jackrabbit Invitational(March 11-12) ▪ Carded a career-low score of 228 (+12) at the Jackrabbit Invite ▪ Recorded three top-20 finishes ▪ First career top-20 finish came at the UD Fall Invitational (Oct. 22-23) with a score of 153 (+13)
2011-12 HIGHLIGHTS ▪ Played in four tournaments ▪ Shot a season-best 75 (+2) in Round 2 of Detroit Titans Fall Classic (Oct. 8-9) ▪ Finished T17 at that tournament ▪ Shot career-best 256 (+40) for a 54-hole tournament at the Jackrabbit Invitational (March 3-4)
HIGH SCHOOL HIGHLIGHTS ▪ Three-year letterwinner in golf for coach Todd Vince ▪ Two-year captain ▪ Garnered all-state accolades in senior year ▪ Helped guide her team to a runner-up finish at MHSAA Division 1 State Championship ▪ Posted scores of 80 and 87 at the state tournament her senior season ▪ Recipient of Coach's Award ACADEMIC ACCOMPLISHMENTS ▪ The Summit League Academic Honor Roll selection (2013) ▪ High School honor roll and Key Club member TOP ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE ▪ Tallying a hole-in-one in 2008
PERSONAL Full Name: Marianna Rosemarie Stepp Birthdate: May 10, 1993 Parents: James Stepp and Maria Cifani-Stepp Brother/Sister: John-Anthony (16) / Giavanna (11)