TAMU Men's Golf BIO
Saw action in three events as a junior … posted a 73.33 scoring average in nine rounds … made his season debut at the Carmel Cup, shooting a final round 69 to finish the event at even par … participated in the Individual Championship of the Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational (219, +6), ending in a tie for 12th … made his final appearance of the year with a 46th place showing as an individual at the Aggie Invitational (225, +9).
Competed in six tournaments, three as an individual … scoring average was 76.72 … recorded an A&M career best 69 in the second round en route to a sixth-place showing at the HBU Men’s Intercollegiate (214, +1) … finished 40th at the Morris Williams Intercollegiate in the spring (226, +13).
Named the 2010 Conference USA Freshman of the Year after a season which included an individual title and six top-15 finishes ... selected to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team ... played all 38 rounds during the season and had a 74.13 strokes per round average ... named to GolfWorld’s five-member Mid-Season All-Freshman Team ... won the David Toms Intercollegiate hosted by LSU at the Country Club of Louisiana ... in just his fourth collegiate event equaled the lowest score by a Rice golfer in more than 20 years, firing a final round 65 to come from seven strokes back to win the tournament by a stroke ... shot a nine-under, three-round score of 204 (67-72-65) ... named the Conference USA Golfer of the Week following the win ... began his collegiate career by carding a three-round score of 217 (72-75-70) to help pace the Owls to a team title at the UTA/Waterchase Invitational ... tied for 10th with his one-over par, three-round score ... tied for ninth at the Louisiana Tech/Squire Creek Intercollegiate with an even-par, three-round score of 216 (73-73-70) ... closed out the fall season by helping the Owls to a second-place team finish at the Carter Plantation Intercollegiate ... carded an even-par 216 (73-72-71) to finish in a tie for eighth ... began the spring season with a tie for 13th at the Rice Intercollegiate ... was the Owls’ lead finisher at the 59th Border Olympics, carding a four-over par 220 (70-77-73).
Captured the 37th Southern Junior Championship in 2009, played at Reynolds Landing in Greensboro, Ga. ... carded a 69 to share a first-round lead he would not relinquish over the 54-hole tournament ... shot a 70 for the second round before firing a 71 during the final round to finish with a six-under 210 for the tournament ... tied for 31st at the Texas Golf Assocation’s 100th Texas Amateur Championship ... shot a four-round, 12-over par score of 296 (71-70-82-73) ... also played in the 2009 Southern Amateur at Colonial Country Club in Memphis, Tenn. ... captured the 2008 Texas State Junior Golf Championship individual medalist honors with a three-round score of 215 (68-69-78) ... named the Legends Junior Tour Boys 15-18 Player of the Year ... qualified for the 2008 United States Junior Amateur Championship ... also won the 2008 TLJT Tyler Paper Junior Championship, carding a three-round score of 216 (73-72-71) ... posted five Top 10 finishes at 2008 American Junior Golf Association events ... top performance came at the AJGA Burgett H. Mooney, Jr., Rome Classic (70-68-72=210), tying for fourth ... placed fifth at the AJGA Ringgold Telephone Company Junior Classic (73-70-68=211) ... posted a sixth-place finish at the AJGA Championship at Traditions (76-67-74=217) ... also tied for seventh at the AJGA Scissortail Junior Championship (76-76-68=220) and tied for ninth at the 2008 Southern Junior Championship (76-67-74=217).
AT DAINGERFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
District 17-2A champion as well as a regional champion as a senior ... placed third at the Class 2A state championship ... academically, was a National Honor Society selection ... among the Class of 2009, ranked No. 53 on the Junior Golf Scoreboard Rankings, No. 55 on the Golfweek/Titleist Performance Index and No. 65 on the AJGA Polo Rankings.
Born Dec. 23, 1990 in Longview, Texas ... son of Johnny and Carol Scott ... father played golf at Rice in the mid-1970s ... has three older siblings - Trey, Jarrod and Jordan...is an Eagle Scout.