Reilley’s first encounter with a golf club was at the age of 5. Seventeen years later, she turned professional and played on the Futures Tour. Hers is a remarkable journey in this sport. Interrupted briefly by a dive-gone-bad, Reilley went into recovery, came back healthy, and walked right back into the green field with a swing that wouldn’t giveaway the bout she’s had to keep her life and sport.
Below are the highlights of Reilley’s Amateur and Professional Golf career:
* In 2011, tied for 18th at the Kia Classic; tied for 30th at the Wegmans LPGA Championship
* In 2010, best finish is a tie for 35th at the ShopRite LPGA Classic
* In 2009, best finish was a tie for ninth at the CVS/pharmacy LPGA Challenge
* In 2008, best finish was a tie for 10th at the Bell Micro LPGA Classic; crossed the $1 million mark in career
* In 2007, recorded a career-best tie for second at the Mizuno Classic.
* In 2006, best finish was at the Jamie Farr Owens Corning Classic Presented by Kroger, where she finished fifth
* In 2005, best finish was fourth place at the SBS Open at TurtleBay
* In 2004, best finish was a tie for eighth at the LPGA Takefuji Classic; recorded a career-low 65 during the
* In 2003, finished fifth on the season-ending Futures Tour money list to earn exempt status for the 2004 LPGA
* In 2002, joined the Futures Tour and posted a season best tie for fifth
* In 2001, turned professional in July
* In 1998, won four consecutive collegiate tournaments,; finished as a semi finalist at the Women’s Western
* In 1997, became Southeastern Conference (SEC) Freshman of the Year, 1997-98 SEC Player of the Year and a
* In 1995-1997, was a three-time American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) Rolex All-American