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

AS A SOPHOMORE (FALL 2011)
Competed in each of the Lions 4 Fall events and currently holds an 80.62 average through eight rounds.  Fall season best performance came at the Marjorie Whitney Invitational with rounds of 82-76-158 for a 7th place finish.  Also posted a Top-10 performance at the Saint Leo Invitational firing rounds of 73-81 to finish 9th.  Low round of the fall season came in the first round of the Saint Leo Invitational with a  1-over par 73.

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).

CAREER
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.

PERSONAL
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.