Karissa Guthrie
Karissa Guthrie
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pierre, S.D.
High School: T.F. Riggs

2017-18: Became first Wildcat to receive First Team All-GLIAC recognition in program history. Finished second at the GLIAC Championship. Captured first place at the Bulldog Invitational to begin the fall season. Finished the year with an average score of 77.8.

2016-17: Named to the all-GLIAC honorable mention team. Placed in the top 20 at six events, breaching the top 10 in five. Tied for 10th at the GLIAC Championship with a three-round 240 (80-75-85). Tied for second at the NC4K College Classic (74-72=146) and placed fourth at the Cav Classic (74-76=150). Posted single-round low of 72 in the second round of the NC4K College Classic. Tied for 46th at the NCAA East Super Regional with a 249 (86-82-81).

2015-16: Named to the all-GLIAC honorable mention team. Tied for seventh at the GLIAC Championship, finishing with a three-round score of 230 (74-79-77). Her first-round 74 was the lowest single-round score posted during the team's inaugural season. Earned first top-10 finish at the Ashland University Invitational Oct. 3-4, where she tied for 10th with a 162 (78-84). Also tied for 12th at the Eagle Invitational (83-80=163) and tied for 14th at the NC4K College Classic (80-84=164). Led team with a 78.15 scoring average. Named team's MVP And Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

Before NMU: Won a state championship in 2015. Earned conference titles in 2014 and 2015. Made all-state and all-conference teams from 2011-15. Also played volleyball and basketball. 

Personal: Daughter of Clark and Lynne Gutherie. Majoring in biology and is in the pre-dental program. Born on April 24, 1997.