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Ylva  Forslund
Ylva Forslund


Vreta Kloster, Sweden

High School:
Bildningscentrum Facetten High School


Parks Earns Best League Finish for Herd Since 2012

Kerri Parks finished in a tie for 11th place and with a final score of 7-over 223


Women's Golf in Position for Best C-USA Finish

The Herd is in fifth place after two days; it has never finished better than seventh place


Women’s Golf in Top Half after Round One of C-USA Championship

Shelby Brauckmuller and Ylva Forslund both made 2-over 74s


C-USA Announces 2017-18 Academic Medal Winners

Marshall earned 57 medals


Herd Women’s Golf Wraps Up Regular Season

Marshall finished in eighth place with a score of 53-over 917

2016-17 (Sophomore)

Competed in 10 tournaments, logging 29 rounds … had a 77.35 stroke average for No. 3 on the team … her best was a tie for sixth at the NKU Classic (Sept. 12-13), where she shot a season-best 228 (77-77-74) … her best round of the year was 73 at the Kingsmill Intercollegiate (March 27) … had one top-10 finish on the year … a recipient of the C-USA Academic Medal for maintaining a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better … named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2015-16 (Freshman)

Competed at all 11 tournaments, logging 32 rounds … Herd’s top finisher at the Conference USA Championship (April 20), placing 16th at 277 … shot low round of 74 five times, at four different tournaments, including the C-USA Championship (April 20) … shot the team’s low round of 223 at the Kiawah Island Classic (March 1) … fourth-best average on the team at 79.53 … Herd’s top finisher at three tournaments … best finish came at the Bluegrass Kickoff (Aug. 31), placing 15th … four top-25 finishes … named to the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

Prior to Marshall

Attended Bildningscentrum Facetten High School in Åtvidaberg … Played for coaches Fredrik Sjöberg, Petter Ederö and Markus Otternäs … her first year at the school the team came in second place in the Swedish High School Championships … team finished third her senior year in the Swedish High School Championships.


Born March 21, 1996 … From Vreta Kloster, Sweden … Daughter of Cecilia and Arne Forslund … has a younger brother … Cites winning the championship at her home club in Sweden and shooting a personal low of 68, which is also the course record, as her favorite moment in sports … Plans to major in chemistry