EAST LANSING, Mich. (WILX) Michigan State women’s golf head coach Stacy Slobodnik-Stoll announced on Thursday (Nov. 15) that the program has signed Sydney Naro (Toronto, Ontario) and Nina Rissi (Barcelona, Spain) to National Letters of Intent. Naro will enroll at MSU for the 2019 spring semester, joining the team in January for the remainder of this year. Rissi will arrive at MSU in the fall for the 2019-20 season.
“We’re really excited about both of our newest Spartans,” Slobodnik-Stoll said. “Sidney will be matriculating here in January and Nina will join us in the fall. Both are excellent players that will add to our Spartan family. They have character, talent and are young women that fit perfectly into our program and want to help us continue our tradition of excellence.”
Was one of three players selected to be a part of 2018 Queensland All Collegiate Team in Australia where she played for Hills International Golf Academy … Was a quarterfinalist in the 2018 U.S. Women's Western Junior Golf Championship at Mistwood Golf Club in Romeoville, Illinois … Placed second finish at the 2017 Lydia Ko Age Group Championships … Qualified for the 2017 U.S. Junior Girls Championship.
Tied for sixth at the 2017 Grand Prix de Hossegor (France) … Took fifth place at the Spanish National U-16 Tournament two years ago … Captured the Nick Faldo Series South America Final U-16 championship at age 12 … Tied for eighth place at the 2017 Doral Publix Junior Classic in Florida.