Professional Golfer in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Megan Osland is a Canadian professional golfer who recently completed her rookie season on the Symetra Tour (The LPGA's developmental tour) in 2016. She will be competing in the Final Stage of LPGA Qualifying on November 30-December 4 in pursuit of her LPGA Tour Card for 2017.
Megan was born and raised in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. As a graduate of Kelowna Secondary School, she was recruited to play for the San Jose State Divison 1 Women's Golf Team on a full scholarship.
She was a letterwinner during all 4 years at SJSU. During her senior year and as the team captain, she individually won 2 tournaments-The Wyoming Cowgirl Invitational, and The Juli Inkster Spartan Invitational. She also contributed to 2 team wins. Megan was named to the First Team All Mountain West for the 2014/2015 season, and had the 6th best stroke average for a season in San Jose State history. In 2015 she tied the school record with a 66 in the second round of the Bay Area Intercollegiate. In 2013 she was a part of the biggest single day comeback in Spartan history which gave the team a birth in the NCAA Divison 1 Golf Championships. During her college career, she had 11 top 10 finishes, and 22 top 20 finishes.
Academically, Megan graduated from San Jose State with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Recreation Management. She was named a Dean's Scholar for the 2013/2014 school year. Megan was also recognized as an SJSU Scholar Athlete. She was nominated as SJSU Female Athlete of The Year, and helped the team to receive the 2015 SJSU Team of The Year Award.
While studying at San Jose State, Megan was selected from thousands of student-athlete applicants to attend the 2015 NCAA Career in Sports Forum, which was held at NCAA Head Office in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Megan was also selected, through a rigorous application and interview process, to be a member of the 2015 Pebble Beach Special Event Management Team. This group of specially selected students went through an in-depth training process from Pebble Beach Staff in order to manage, plan, coordinate and oversee the hospitality areas at the 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am- one of the PGA's most celebrated golf tournaments.
Megan also took part in various volunteer opportunities in San Jose. She enjoyed helping out at Grace Community Center where she was able to interact and serve guests who had various mental illnesses and developmental and cognitive disorders.
*Thank you to all who continue to support Megan on her journey to the LPGA*