Seminoles play in ninth consecutive NCAA Regional championship.
Seminoles playing for first ever ACC Championship.
Seminoles playing for fpourth top five finish of spring season.
Women's golf team plays in Greensboro March 28-30, 2014.
Season continues after two top three team finishes to start spring season.
On Buckley: Joined the Seminoles during the fall of 2013 and played in one event as a freshman...played as an individual in the Florida State hosted Florida State Match-Up at SouthWood Golf Club in Tallahassee...will compete for playing time during her sophomore season...was a finalist for the Class 8A-6A Female Athlete of the Year in the state of Florida in 2012 as selected by the Miami Herald...a four-time All-Broward County selection by the Miami Herald and the South Florida Sun Sentinel during her four-year varsity career...earned a first place finish in the individual low net score competition at the Broward County Women's Golf Amateur tournament in 2011...named a Broward County Scholar Athlete as a senior at Cypress Bay...named to the 2014 ACC Academic Honor Roll for the first time in her career...
Fall 2013: Joined the Seminoles mid-way through the fall season but did not compete in any events...
Spring 2014: Played as an individual in her first career event - the Florida State Match-Up at Southwood Golf Club...carded scores of 87-88-87 for a 262 total...best scores of 87 came in the first and the third rounds of the event...the Seminoles finished in third place in the team standings in the event...averaged 87.33 strokes in three rounds during one tournament...
Before Florida State: Graduated from Cypress Bay High School in Weston, Fla. in 2013...a standout athlete in both golf and flag football... a four-year member of the varsity golf team who helped lead the Lightning to a state championship runner-up finish in 2012, a pair of regional championships in 2009 and 2012 and to three district championships in 2009, 2010 and 2012...a four-time all-Broward County selection in women's golf...earned All-County Second-Team honors in women's golf from South Florida Sun Sentinel as a senior in 2012...also an All-Broward County Second-Team selection by the Miami Herald following her senior season...an All-Broward County Third-Team selection as a junior in 2011 and earned All-County Honorable Mention Honors in 2010 as a sophomore and 2009 as a freshman by the Miami Herald...finished in sixth place in the individual standings (and third amongst her teammates) in helping Cypress Bay to the Region 8-2A Regional Championship at the Bonaventure Country Club in 2012...began playing golf during the summer prior to beginning ninth grade...was captain of the varsity flag football team and played in the Broward County All-Star game during her senior season...
Personal: Born Dec. 16, 1994...Sherrell is the daughter of Denise and Terrell Buckley - a Florida State football All-American and current cornerbacks coach at the University of Louisville...her parents met while the two were students at Florida State...has two sisters - Brianna and Britney...graduated with honors and in the top 10 percent of her high school class...as a junior in high school she took dual enrollment classes at Broward College and earned a 4.0 grade point average in four classes...as a senior she excelled in AP Calculus and AP Psychology - and earned grades of 5 on the exams in both classes...earned a Bright Futures Scholarship and a Florida State University Freshman Scholarship...is majoring in industrial engineering.
On The Golf Course With Sherrell Buckley: My favorite heroes are Tiger Woods and Bubba Watson.: My favorite golf movie is The Greatest Game Ever Played.: My favorite book is Golf Is Not a Game of Perfect. : My favorite course is the Blue Monster at Doral.: I have never carded a hole in one.: My favorite things about golf are the results I see after hard work and the fact that I can always get better.: I have excelled at swimming, basketball, and flag football.: The best advice I have been given was to figure out what works for you. If you can't figure that out on the golf course, you can never reach your potential.
Buckley at Florida State
Sherrell Buckley By The Numbers