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Ellen Ceresko
Ellen  Ceresko


Jefferson Township, Pa.

High School:
North Pocono



Basso Set for NCAA Madison Regional

The junior looks to advance to the championships as an individual.


Basso Selected For NCAA Madison Regional

Cara Basso is the first Nittany Lion to advance since 2014.


Four Nittany Lion Women's Golfers Claim WGCA Academic Accolades

Archambault, Ceresko, Chung and Morell selected as All-American Scholars


Nearly 70 Student-Athletes Receive Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Awards

Eight post perfect 4.0 GPAs during 2014-15 academic year


Nittany Lion Women's Golf Concludes Season at Big Ten Championship

Grace Chung leads the way with an 18th-place finish

Nittany Lion Career

Fall 2014: Led the Nittany Lions in the Cougar Classic, recording a three round total of two-over par (T-26th) ... Competed in only one tournament during the fall season due to an injury at the Nittany Lion Invitational.

2013-14: Competed in a total of 14 tournaments... Shot a career-low 68 in the third round of the Cougar Classic ... Had three Top 10 finishes including finishing in fourth place at the Nittany Lion Invitational, tying for fourth at the Hoosier Fall Invitational and tying for eighth at the Lady Pirate Intercollegiate ... Held the team-low scoring average with a 74.2 ... Played in both the Big Ten Championships and the NCAA East Regional where she finished (T-28th) and (T-41), respectively.

2012-13: Played in 29 rounds last season ... Compiled the second- lowest average score on the team at 75.2 ... Shot back-to-back season low rounds of 69 at the Nittany Lion Invitational ... Recorded three Top 10 finishes, including a first-place finish the Nittany Lion Invitational, a tie for seventh at the Mercedes-Benz Championship and a tie for eighth at the Pinehurst Challenge ... Earned the Big Ten Women’s Golfer of the Week honors for her outstanding performance at the Nittany Lion Invitational.

Summer 2012: Captured her second consecutive title in the Pennsylvania State Women’s Amateur Golf Championship ... Participated in the NCAA Regionals and had the lowest team score, highlighted by a third round 73.

2011-12: Competed in three tournaments before an injury sidelined her for the remainder of the 2011-12 season ... Had an average of 75.1 after three tournaments ... Had a season-best score of 72 at the Nittany Lion Invitational ... Had a team-best sixth place finish at the Cardinal Cup.

2010-11: Had a tremendous freshman campaign, accumulating the second-best average on the team of players who participated in more than 20 rounds with a 78.3 ... Had best round of 73 at the Starmount Fall Classic ... One of three players to finish in the top five in a tournament with tie for fifth place at the Starmount Fall Classic ... Had a final score of 147 at the Starmount Fall Classic, good for a tie for the 28th-best two-round score in school history ... One of six players on the team to have notched 20 or more rounds ... Named to NGCA All-American Scholar Team for Division I ... Was one of 576 women’s collegiate golfers combined from Division I, II and III to earn the honor that requires a minimum GPA of 3.50.

Junior/Amateur Career
Placed eighth in the PIAA State Girls’ Championship as a senior in high school ... Medaled in USGA Sectionals to make it to the USGA Girls’ Junior in 2007.


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