Jessica Shepley played for the Lady Vols from 2001-2004.
Aug. 26, 2012
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Former Lady Vol golfer Jessica Shepley was the top Canadian finisher at the 2012 CN Canadian Women's Open in Vancouver, B.C., this past weekend.
She earned the Sandra Post medal, the event's top Canadian honor. Post served as Shepley's first golf coach from an early teen until her college years. It's the second straight CN Canadian Women's Open that Shepley has carded the best score among Canuck golfers to win the award.
Shepley shot a 1-over 73 in Sunday's final round for a 2-over total of 290, finishing in a tie for 41st overall. Last year, she finished in a tie for 45th with a 1-under 287 at the Hillsdale Golf & Country Club in MIrabel, Que.
Shepley was the only Canadian of 15 to make the cut after Friday's second round.
The Oakville, Ontario, native has played in nine LPGA tournaments this season is currently a volunteer assistant for the Lady Vols golf team.