Jessica Urban ended her collegiate career at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point on a high note when she won the NCAA Division III individual championship earlier in May. Her senior season, which consisted of nine top-5 finishes in 11 events including four individual titles, helped earn her National Golf Coaches Association Division III All-American honors for a second consecutive year. Urban was also named to the NGCA All-Region Central team, a feat she has accomplished in each of her four seasons at UW-Stevens Point.
Birthdate: January 16, 1988
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wis.
Favorite Food(s): I am a meat and potatoes kind of girl.
On My iPod: Country, Christian Pop, and Rap.
Favorite Movie: “Big Daddy.”
Hidden Talent: I’m a good card player.
Biggest Fear: Not being good enough at what ever I do.
Favorite Course: PGA Village Wanamaker Course.
Dream Foursome: Tiger Woods, Carrie Underwood, Adam Sandler and me.
Favorite Golfer: Tiger Woods.
Words To Live By: It’s not worth doing if you’re not trying to be the best at it.
Best Golf Tip: Never make decisions on the golf course based on your ego and work hard.
Shot I Love To Practice: I love working on knock downs and any type of scoring shot.
Needs Improvement: Working on adding length and approach game.
Favorite Club: Putter.
Ball Marker: Anything available.
Superstitions: Only use Titleist ProV 1 with the No. 4 in competition with a cross on it.
Holes-In-One: None yet.
Age I First Broke 70: Still working on that one actually, hopefully this summer.
Lowest Round Ever: 1-under-par.
Love To Trade Places With: Carrie Underwood.
Favorite Non-Golf Athlete: Dwayne Wade.
WHAT’S IN THE BAGTaylorMade Burner 10.5 degrees with regular stock shaft, FAIRWAY WOOD Cleveland 17 degrees with regular shaft, HYBRID TaylorMade Rescue 19 and 22 degrees with senior flex shafts, IRONS Callaway Big Bertha (5-PW) with senior flex graphite shafts, WEDGES Cleveland 53, 56 and 60 degrees, PUTTER Odyssey Two Ball center shaft, BALL Titleist ProV 1