WCU sits in an 11th-place tie after 36 holes
Final round set for Saturday morning shotgun start
Catamounts slip from eighth into tie for 12th over final 18 holes
Catamounts return to action March 12 at the Southern Intercollegiate
Final round tees off on Sunday morning in Tallahassee, Fla.
2016-17 (Junior): Played in all 12 events for a combined 34 rounds ... Led the team in scoring with a 72.44 stroke average, ranked fifth in the Southern Conference ... His seasonal scoring average ranked eighth in WCU's record books ... Named All-Southern Conference after leading WCU to a fifth-place team finish at the conference championship ... Paced the team in scoring six times on the season ... Posted three, top 10 individual finishes including a pair of third-place showings at the Memphis Intercollegiate and the Southern Intercollegiate, while collecting his first career victory at WCU with a first-place showing at the home Hummingbird Intercollegiate at the Country Club of Sapphire Valley ... Tallied a top 15 finish six times during the season ... Each of his 34 rounds were shot in the 70s-or-better with six rounds six shot in the 60s including a career-low round of 65 in the second round of the Southern Intercollegiate, matching the second-lowest round in program history ... Selected to the 2017 Spring Academic All-Southern Conference team.
Prior to Western Carolina: Transferred to Western Carolina from Cardinal Stritch University where he was originally recruited by WCU head coach, Tim Eckberg ... Capped a strong sophomore season by garnering third team NAIA PING All-America team selection from the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) ... Recorded five, top 10 finishes as a sophomore including four, top five showings ... Posted a runner-up finish at the 2015 season-opening Stritch Wolfpack Invitational including a season-low round of 69 - one of three career rounds in the 60s ... Finished tied for fourth at the 2016 NAIA Men's Golf Championships with a four-round score of 5-over par, 289 (74-72-73-70), garnering all-tournament team plaudits ... Posted a seasonal stroke average of 74.48 and finished ranked 65th nationally in the GolfStat statistics.