IHSAA Girls Golf Mental Attitude Award Recipients

At the conclusion of the state finals, the IHSAA Executive Committee presents an award for mental attitude to an outstanding senior participant in the girls golf state tournament. The recipient of this award, who is nominated by her principal and coach, must excel in mental attitude, scholarship, leadership and athletic ability in golf.

Year Name School
1973-74 Susan Kirby Greenfield-Central
1974-75 Therese Hession Indianapolis Ladywood-St. Agnes
1975-76 Kyle O’Brien North Central (Indianapolis)
1976-77 Jan Brutcher Logansport
1977-78 Julia Hudson North Central (Indianapolis)
1978-79 Janis Kleiman Rushville
1979-80 Cathy Crum Richmond
1980-81 Ann Titsworth Carmel
1981-82 Julie Beckman Michigan City Rogers
1982-83 Elizabeth Akers Springs Valley
1983-84 Tracy Chapman Indianapolis Manual
1984-85 Susan Otolski Columbus North
1985-86 Jackie Gallagher Marion
1986-87 Kristin Ryan Noblesville
1987-88 Amy McDonald Bloomington South
1988-89 Gina Yoder NorthWood
1989-90 Leslie Brunk Marion
1990-91 Annie Deets Lafayette Jefferson
1991-92 Erika Wicoff Blackford
1992-93 Emily Ramsey Shelbyville
1993-94 Jennifer Gray Martinsville
1994-95 Jennifer Seger Jasper
1995-96 Amber Amstutz Leo
1996-97 Andrea Quandt Northwestern
1997-98 Bess Bowers Bloomington North
1998-99 Mary Lidester Lafayette Jefferson
1999-00 Leigh Anne Hardin Martinsville
2000-01 Sarah Sparks East Noble
2001-02 Elly Leonard Zionsville
2002-03 Sally Shonk Noblesville
2003-04 Casey North Penn
2004-05 Manisha Patel Bloomington North
2005-06 Michelle Morgan Muncie Central
2006-07 Aimee Neff Brebeuf Jesuit
2007-08 Megan Tuohy Brebeuf Jesuit
2008-09 Breanna Patz Avon
2009-10 Kelsey Benson Martinsville
2010-11 Dana Hayden Evansville Memorial
2011-12 Deanna Song Penn
2012-13  Kelly Grassel  Chesterton 
2013-14  Harley Dubsky Valparaiso
2014-15  Lauren Tibbets Oak Hill
2015-16  Cherise Otter Bloomington South
2016-17  Katelyn Le Evansville North
2017-18  Kayla Benge Plainfield