Both women have earned distinction for every year of eligibility
Daffinrud Named Summit League Female Athlete of the Month
Tonje Daffinrud First Team All AmericaAWARDS AND HONORS:
- 2011 and 2012 Selected to the SBC Commissioner's List for earning a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
- 2012 named to the SBC All-Conference Team.
- Named DU's Most Valuable Freshman in 2011.
- Won the WAC Championship Individual Title in 2013.
- 2013 WGCA All-America Scholar Team.
- 2013 WAC All-Academic Team.
- 2013 Golfweek All-American Honorable Mention.
- WAC Golfer of the Week (4/2/2013).
- WAC Golfer of the Month (Oct. 2012).
- 2013 First Team All-WAC.
- 2013 WAC Player of the Year.
- Competed in nine tournaments for the Pioneers.
- Notches four top-5 finishes and six top-10 finishes.
- Shot a season low of 65 at the Anuenue Spring Break Classic to finish the tournament with a second place finish.
- Shot five rounds in the 60's and six rounds under par.
- Finished the WAC Championships with a season low of 7-under par 209 and a first place finish.
- Finished the season with a 73.12 average and 1.23 versus par.
- Competed in eight tournaments for the Pioneers.
- Notched top-10 finishes at the Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invite and the Sun Belt Conference Championship.
- Carded 1-over 217 at the Sun Belt Championship to finish fourth.
- Finished the Longhorn Invite with one of her five par or better rounds of the season, tallying a 3-over 219 for the tournament.
- Shot a season- low 71 in the second round of the Branch Law Firm Dick McGuire Invitational and in the opening round of the SBC Championship.
- Finished the season with a 74.78 scoring average and a 2.91 versus par.
- Competed in ten tournaments for the Pioneers.
- Helped the Pioneers to their eighth consecutive SBC Championship.
- Won her first collegiate individual title at the Challenge at Onion Creek, where she posted 2-under par 214.
- Finished tied for ninth at the SBC Tournament with a 5-over par 221.
- Posted her lowest score of 69 in the first round of the Challenge and Onion Creek.
- Finished the season with a 76.53 scoring average and a 4.73 versus par.
- Attended Norges Toppidretts Gymnasium in Oslo.
- Member of the Westford Golf klobb.
- Region Champion for Flint IL Handball.
- Played soccer for Flint IL.
- Represented Europe at the 2009 Junior Solheim Cup.
- Was a member of the Norwegian National Team for three years.
- Ranked in the top five among European Junior golfers.
- Norwegian National Champion.
- Represented Norway at 2008 World Team Championships.
- 2009 Runner-Up at the European Championships.
- 2010 Runner-Up at the French Ladies Cup.
- Born on September 19, 1991.
- Daughter of Ivar Daffinrud and Trude Fryenberg.
- Has one sister, Ida.
- Enjoys all sports, working out, studying and hanging out with friends and family.
- Chose the University of Denver because of the great team, coaches and environment.
- International Business major.