Sofie Huseby
Sofie  Huseby

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Oslo, Norway

High School:
WANG Athletic

As a RS freshman in 2016-17: In her rookie season, competed in five of the nine tournaments … Earned her best finish at the St. John’s Invitational where she played in the individual slot, carding a 165 (+21) to claim a 12th place finish … Her lowest round performance also came at the St. John’s Invitational where she shot an 80 … In 14 overall rounds of play, Huseby recorded a 83.6 stroke average.

At Campbell 2015-2016: Did not play in any events… named to Big South Conference Presidential Honor Roll.

Before Campbell: Represented her native Norway in the European Junior Team Championship in 2013... also played for her country in junior tournaments against Sweden...placed 10th in the 2013 Annika Invitational and won the Norwegian junior team championship in 2013 and 2014...born Feb. 16, 1996.

Personal: Sofie Kjus Huseby…born in Oslo, Norway…daughter of Gro Kjus and Christian Huseby…has a sister named Thea…her uncle, Fredrik Kjus, played Tennis at St. John’s…majoring in Finance.

Huseby Up Close:

Age When Started Playing Golf: "8 years old"

Most Influential Person: "My mom! She has always worked hard to achieve her goals and she never gives up."

Favorite Golfer: "Rickie Fowler."

Pregame ritual: “I listen to calm music so I feel comfortable and ready to play.”

Best Piece Of Golf Advice You Ever Received: "Golf is not about how good you hit the good shots, it’s about how good you hit the bad shots."


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