Heather Petronis
Heather Petronis
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Northfield, N.J.
High School: Mainland Regional
Major: Sport Business

18 Holes With Heather Petronis

AS A SENIOR (2013-14)
Competed in all 11 of the Lions' tournaments... Ended the season with a stroke average of 86.15... Tabbed her lowest round of the year in the very first round of the year at the Smoky Mountain Intercollegiate, shooting a 74 on the round.

AS A JUNIOR (2012-13)
Competed in nine of the Lions' 10 tournaments and ended the season with an average score of 84... Fall season best performance came at the Myrtle Beach Invitational where she finished tied for 15th... Best spring finish came at the Florida Blue SSC Championship where she ended in 37th place. 

AS A SOPHOMORE (2011-12)
Competed in each of the Lions’ 10 events and finished the season with a 79.64 stroke average (3rd on the team)…Fall season best performance came at the Marjorie Whitney Invitational with rounds of 82-76-158 for a seventh place finish…Also posted a Top-10 performance at the Saint Leo Invitational firing rounds of 73-81 to finish 9th…Paced the team at the Grand Canyon Women’s Invitational and the Sunshine State Conference Tournament…Low round of the fall season came in the first round of the Saint Leo Invitational with a  1-over par 73…Spring season best performance came at the Grand Canyon Women’s Invitational with rounds of 77-79 for 17th place…Received the Women’s Golf Core Value award for Community.

AS FRESHMAN (2010-11)
Saint Leo Female Athlete of the Week twice, (11/03/10) and (03/21/11)…Sunshine State Conference Player of the Week (03/21/11)…Sunshine State Conference Freshman of the Year…All-Sunshine State Conference Honorable Mention (04/29/11)
…Competed in 26 rounds…Posted a scoring average of 79.58…Was individual medalist and set a program-record with a low-round score of 69 (03/18/11) at the NIU Snowbird Intercollegiate…Shot a 36-hole low score of 144 (75-69) at the NIU Snowbird Intercollegiate...Fired a 54-hole low score of 234 (75-81-78) at the NCAA South Region Tournament...Third in par-3 scoring (3.46)…Second in par-4 scoring (4.46)…Notched 37 birdies…Third in pars-per-round (9.54)…Second in par saves (4.25).

Attended Mainland Regional High School…Achieved All-State status…Four-year Varsity Mustang Award…Had a 38 scoring average…Named Courier Post Athlete of the Week.

Born on April 18…Sport Business major...Hobbies include drawing, reading and painting…Her career goal is to become a professional golfer…Believes her optimistic attitude is her best asset to the team…Names Walter Hagen as her favorite athlete...Names the Saint Leo Lions as her favorite team...Chose Saint Leo because it really made her feel at home…Daughter of John and Terri Petronis…Has one brother, Jonny…Her father, John, is a Class “A” PGA Member.