Marissa Borja
Marissa Borja
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Spring Valley, Calif.
High School: Steele Canyon HS '12
Experience: HS

Lowest 18-hole score: 69, Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate (Fall 2013)
Lowest 36-hole score: 145, Southern Utah Invitational (Spring 2014)
Lowest 54-hole score: 218, Wyoming Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate (Fall 2013)
Tournament titles: 1, Southern Utah Invitational (Spring 2014)
Top 5 finishes: 2, last at Southern Utah Invitational (Spring 2014)
Top 10 finishes: 2, last at Southern Utah Invitational (Spring 2014)
Top 20 finishes: 7, last at Big Sky Championship (Spring 2015)

Played in four out of the Eagles' five tournaments in the fall .. Scoring a season low 227 (+11) at the Cowgirl Classic for t30th place ... Also shot a two-round total of 151 (+7) at the Red Rocks Invitational for t15th before shooting a 241 (+25) at the Bobcat Spring Invitational for 37th place ... Was number one in the lineup for the BSC Championship and tallied a mark of 229 (+13) for t19th place.

FALL 2014
Competed in every single tournament in the fall season ... Placed tied 36th (234, +18) at the OSU Invite before shooting a 237 (+21) for 48th place in the WSU Cougar Cup ... Finished t48th in the Pat Lesser Invite and 47th at the Rose City Collegiate, shooting a 236 +(20) and a 240 (+24), respectively ... Finished her fall placing t21st at the Colby Invitational by a 242 (+26).

Featured in the lineup in all five of the Eagles' tournaments in the spring ... Placed tied for 17th (+8, 152) at the Red Rocks Invitational before finishing tied for 15th (+26, 170) at the Bison Invitational ... Won her first collegiate tournament at the Southern Utah Invitational, finishing one over par with a score of 145 (72-73) ... Tied for 35th at the Cowgirl Classic (+15, 231) ... Wrapped up her spring season tying for 27th at the Big Sky Championship (+21, 237).

FALL 2013
Started all four of Eastern's tournaments in the fall ... Opened the season tying for 11th (+6, 222) at the Bronco Fall Invitational ... Tied for 31st (+21, 237) at the Cougar Cup before placing in a tie for 33rd (+12, 156) at the Rose City Collegiate ... Recorded a top-three finish at the Cowgirl Desert Intercollegiate, coming in third (+2, 218) ... Shot a career-low 69 in her second round of that tournament.

Ranked among the top 75 high school seniors in the nation in both the Golfweek Magazine/Sagarin National Rankings and the American Junior Golf Association rankings...Also ranked in the top 250 for all players graduating between 2012 and 2017...In her senior season at Steele Canyon High School, Borja boasted a nine-hole scoring average of 34.1 - nearly two strokes under par...Tied for eighth at the 2011 CIF/CGA State Championship with a 76, and was the runner-up at the 2010 Southern California Regional Championships after firing a four-under par 68...Named the Grossmont Hills League Player of the Year for three-consecutive seasons, and was selected to the All-San Diego Section Second Team in 2011...She was also a San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic First-Team selection...Outside of her high school achievements, Borja has had success playing in the American Junior Golf Association’s summer series...In July 2011, she took eighth at the Emerson Junior Golf Classic with a 54-hole total of 222 (75-74-73)...That same summer, she was among the top 30 finishers at the Junior World Golf Championships with a four-round score of 306 (75-77-73-81).

Daughter of Gil and Teresita Borja ... Pursuing a degree in nursing.

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