Katie Skeeles to join women's golf team

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – BSC women’s golf coach Casey Smith has announced the addition of Katie Skeeles to his roster for next season.

Skeeles will graduate this spring from Walton High School in Marietta, Ga. She lettered all four years of high school for the Lady Raiders. She was named High School Region Champion in 2007, received first place at the 2008 Georgia Peach Golf Tournament for B flight, and was a medalist at the Division 5A 2009 Regional Championship.

Skeeles also competes regularly in Southeastern Junior Golf Tour, Georgia Junior PGA and Atlanta Junior Golf events. She has medaled in seven different AJG Tournaments since 2007. She was a member of the 2009 ALL Atlanta Junior Golf Team and received the Atlanta Junior Golf 2009 Most Improved Player of the Year.

She is also an avid tennis player, an active volunteer with Multiple Dystrophy Atlanta, Our Pal’s Place Animal Shelter and a member of the Walton High School Band. She received her school’s 2009 Raider Pride Award.