Women's Golf

Victoria Nguyen  
Victoria  Nguyen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Santa Ana, Calif.

High School:
Mater Dei

Height:
5-5


FALL 2013:
  • Placed second (+12) after a shootout in Bucknell Invitational (9/8)
  • Competed in Dartmouth Invitational (9/15), finishing T15 with an overall score of 155
  • Second place individual finish in the ECAC Championships, scoring a 157 (81, 76) in the 36-hole Tournament
  • Part of the ECAC Championship winning team (9/30)
  • Top Saints finisher and second overall with a 77 and 74 at the St. John's Invitational (10/08)

SPRING 2013:
  • Finished second overall in the Hawk Invitational (3/31), scoring an 81, 80 for the third place Saints
  • Top Saints finisher and T14 overall at the Brown Bear Invitational (4/15) with low second round score of 76
  • Shot a +4 in the final round of the Dartmouth Dual Match (4/21)
  • Finished sixth in the MAAC Championships at +12

FALL 2012:
  • Finished in the to two for the Saints in every tournament
  • Finished second overall and helped her team to a first place finish in the RMU Colonial Classic (10/14)
  • Finished 12th in the ECAC Championships (9/30)

SPRING 2012:
  • Individual champion for the MAAC Championships (4/26)
  • Finished first for Siena in four of her five outings
  • Finished second overall in the Hartford Invite (4/15-17), 13th in the Brown Bear Invite, and 27th in the Spider Invitational

FALL 2011:
  • Played in three events
  • Tied for tenth in her collegiate debut at the Dartmouth Invitational (9/17-18)
  • Also earned top-20 finishes at Rutgers (10/14-15) and Lehigh (10/22-23) Invitationals

BEFORE SIENA:
  • Earned four varsity letters at Mater Dei
  • Won league MVP honors as a senior, and was an All-Orange County selection

PERSONAL:
  • Daughter of Vincent and Linh Nguyen
  • Has two younger sisters, Ashley and Elizabeth
  • Wants to become an executive in the fashion industry
  • Also recruited by Delaware and Santa Clara

GETTING TO KNOW VICTORIA NGUYEN:
Nickname: Vic
Major: History
Twitter Handle: @AIROTCIV_NGUYEN
What I like most about my sport: It challenges me mentally and physically
What I like most about coach: His sense of style...and humor
Best moment of the previous season: Our first place finish at the Robert Morris Invitational
My goal for the upcoming season: Bring home a team MAAC Championship and a bid to the NCAA Regionals
My biggest fear is: Downhill six footer with a subtle but hard left to right break
What is one thing you can't live without: Netflix
If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: The moon
Best advice I have ever received: "Don't go OB."
Sport/position I always wanted to try: Luge
When I'm not playing, you can find me: Napping
One thing I can't live without: Eyebrow tweezers
If I could have any pet, I would have: A family of sloths

My Favorite...
Reality TV show:
The Bachelor
Color: Red
Sports Team: Los Angeles Lakers
Phone app: Candy Crush, with Instagram at a close second
Food: Bone-in chicken wings from Buffalo Wild Wings
Movie: Mean Girls
Song: "Sandstorm" by Darude
Pro athlete: Tiger Woods
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