Angela Akins
Angela Akins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Horseshoe Bay, Texas

High School:
Marble Falls

Experience:
HS


Amateur Highlights
• Sunk three hole-in-ones during amateur playing career.
• Nailed first career hole-in-one at the Meadowlakes Country Club in Texas on April 26, 2000 on the third hole.
• Three years later on July 31, 2003, collected her second on the Phoenician Desert Course in Arizona on the sixth hole.
• Her third hole-in-one came on January 11, 2005 at Slick Rock Golf Course in Horseshoe Bay, Texas, on the eighth hole.
• 2005 Women's Texas Golf Association Amateur Championship 2 Player Team Club Champion.
• Earned a place on the Hershey's Junior All-American Golf Team of 2003.
• Finished first in 17 tournaments.
• Finished in the top 3 in 31 tournaments.
• Finished in the top 5 in 39 tournaments.
• Low round of 67.

High School Highlights
• Won 10 high school tournaments.
• Team MVP entire high school career under coach Wayne Neely at Marble Falls High School (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004).
• Elected team captain all four years of high school (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004).
• Freshman through senior year named first team all-district.
• Monopolized district champion honors all four years.
• Named district MVP all four years.
• First team all-district 2001-2004.
• Named first team all-regional in her junior and senior campaigns, all region honors all four years.
• Placed third regionally in 2003.
• Placed sixth regionally in senior year.
• Earned a place on the all-state second team in 2003.
• Also excelled in the classroom, earning all-district academic team nods in 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004.
• Wendy's High School Heisman State Finalist in 2003.
• Also a standout in basketball, recognized as a pre-season all-state player in 2004.
• In 2003, earned all-region and first team all-district for basketball in addition to being named team and district MVP.
• Second team all-district in 2001 and 2002.
• Named academic all-district for basketball all four high school years.
• Elected team captain in 2003 and 2004.
• Earned the Heart and Hustle award in track.

Personal
• Graduated fourth in a class of 252.
• Majoring in broadcast journalism.
• Plans to play golf professionally after graduation.
• Born on October 25, 1985.
• Daughter of Marty and Pam Akins.
• Father, Marty Akins, was an all-American quarterback for the University of Texas 1972-75 and played professionally for the St. Louis Cardinals and the New Orleans Saints.
• Has two siblings, Tara and Grady.
• Cousin Drew Brees is quarterback of the San Diego Chargers and played at Purdue.


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