Julie (Drook) Flores

Marion High School

Julie (Drook) FloresJULIE (DROOK) FLORES Marion High School      Marion College (IWU)
Julie graduated from Marion HS in 1975 and Marion College (IWU) in 1989.  She played in the Indiana Girls State tournament in 1972, 73 & 74.  Julie played on the 1st Marion HS girls’ golf team in 1975.  In the State tournament, the team finished 5th and she finished 4th as an individual.  Julie was the 1st female to play on the Men’s golf team at Marion College.    Julie has won a record 7 Grant County Amateur Championships spanning 5 decades:  ’75, ’76, ’77, ’86, ’89, ’92, & 2013.  She set tournament records of 325 in 1976 and 318 in 1986.  Julie has course records at Harts, Shady Hills, and the Elks golf courses.  She has won Club Championships at Walnut Creek, Elks, and Shady Hills.  She has also coached at Mississinewa HS in 2011 & 2012; and at Taylor Univ. 2013 – 2016.   Julie loves playing the game both leisurely and competitively.  It has afforded her many opportunities and friendships that she would not have experienced otherwise.