HUNTSVILLE – Sam Houston State women’s golf has showcased its dominance over the last year-and-a-half. One Saturday, they announced the addition of another decorated player.

The Bearkats have signed Kenlie Barrett, the No. 14 player in the state of Texas for her class, head coach Brandt Kieschnick announced on Saturday. The 2018 signee bolsters a Sam Houston program that owns six wins since the beginning of 2016.

Kenlie Barrett | The Woodlands, TX
Junior Golf: Ranked #14 in Texas in Class of 2018 – Junior Golf Scoreboard . . . Won 2016 Southern Texas Section Junior PGA Championship Qualifier with rounds of 68-70 to qualify for prestigious 2016 Junior PGA Championship where she finished 64th . . . Won 2017 Central Texas High School Shootout firing 75-68 . . . 6th at 2017 AJGA St. Francisville Area Foundation Junior at The Bluffs with rounds of 76-74-40 (weather-shortened) . . . 7th at 2016 AJGA Insperity Invitational/Patrick Reed Junior Championship firing 77-79-74 . . . shot 71 to claim 1st at 2016 TJGT Glenloch Pines Junior . . . 2nd at 2016 Prestige Tour Premiere firing 74-73.

Coach Kieschnick and Coach Chain on Kenlie Barrett …
“Kenlie is a great fit for our program.  She is a very stong, athletic type player and we love that she can get her rounds under par on the big stage.  Kenlie will be a great addition to an already talented team and will help us continue to win championships. “