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					 2012 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                                                      AUBURN TIGERS 2011-12 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP NOTES


                                        2012 NCAA Championship
                                        May 29- June 3, 2012 • Pacific Palisades, Calif.
                                        Riviera Country Club • Par 71 • 7,292 Yards

      2011-12 Schedule and Results

SEPTEMBER
                                                                                               NCAA Championships
9-11    Carpet Capital Collegiate               1st of 12
                                                                          Riviera Country Club • Pacific Palisades, Calif.
        The Farm GC • Dalton, Ga.
                                                                                      Par 71 • 7,292 Yards
16-18 Olympia Fields Invitational           T-2nd of 15
                                                                                    Host: Southern California
        Olympia Fields CC • Chicago, Ill.

                                                                                      Participating Teams
OCTOBER
                                                               Auburn, Alabama, California, Chattanooga, East Carolina, Florida,
3-4     Jerry Pate Invitational               4th of 12
                                                               Florida State, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kent State, Lamar, Liberty,
        Old Overton GC • Birmingham, Ala.                      Memphis, North Florida, Oklahoma, Oregon, San Diego State,
23-25 U.S. Collegiate                       T-2nd of 14        Southern California, Stanford, TCU, Texas, Texas A&M, Tulsa, UAB,
        GC of Georgia • Marietta, Ga.                          UCF, UCLA,Virginia,Virginia Tech, Washington

FEBRUARY
11-12 Gator Invitational                        1st of 14    LINEUP
                                                             Name                       Year             Hometown                         Stroke Avg.
        UF Golf Course • Gainesville, Fla.
                                                             1. Blayne Barber           Jr.              Lake City, Fla.                  70.73
25-26 Desert Intercollegiate                  3rd of 24      2. Dominic Bozzelli        Jr.              Pittsford, N.Y.                  72.03
        Classic Club • Palm Desert, Calif.                   3. Niclas Carlsson         So.              Enebyberg, Sweden                72.40
                                                             4. Will McCurdy            Sr.              Fort Payne, Ala.                 72.37
                                                             5. Michael Johnson         Fr.              Birmingham, Ala.                 72.77
MARCH
16-18 E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational T-3rd of 14               THE TOURNAMENT FIELD
                                                             The NCAA Championships will feature 18 teams ranked in the GolfWeek/Sagarin Rankings
        Forest Heights CC • Statesboro, Ga.                  and the Golf World/NIKE Golf Coaches’ Poll, including No. 1/1 Texas, No. 2/2 Alabama, No. 3/5
25-27 Hootie at Bulls Bay                       1st of 15    UCLA, No. 4/7 Southern California, No. 5/4 Auburn, No. 6/3 California, No. 7/6 Oregon, No. 8/9
        Bulls Bay GC • Awendaw, S.C.                         Stanford, No. 10/12 Texas A&M, No. 11/15 Washington, No. 13/T13 North Florida, No. 14/T13
                                                             San Diego State, No. 16/17 Kent State, No. 17/21 Virginia, No. 18/19 Florida, No. 19/23 Florida
                                                             State, No. 22/22 UCF and No. 24/24 Georgia. Other teams appearing in the GolfWeek rank-
APRIL                                                        ings are: Iowa (26), Oklahoma (28), Liberty (29), Illinois (31), Chattanooga (32), UAB (33), East
                                                             Carolina (35), TCU (39), Memphis (40),Virginia Tech (48), Lamar (49) and Tulsa (55).
7-8     Gary Koch Invitational                3rd of 15
        Old Memorial GC • Tampa, Fla.                        CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
20-22 SEC Championship                       2nd of 12       The 30 teams will be cut to the top eight teams after three days and 54 holes. The NCAA indi-
                                                             vidual championship will be crowned after that. The top eight teams will then play a match play
        Sea Island GC • St. Simons Island, Ga.
                                                             tournament Friday through Sunday to determine the national champion.

MAY                                                          AGAINST THE FIELD THIS SEASON
                                                             Auburn has faced 22 of the other 29 teams in the NCAA Championship posting a record of
17-19 NCAA Greensboro Regional                3rd of 14      35-11-2 (.750). Auburn’s record against the Championship teams: Alabama (3-3), Chattanooga
        Grandover Resort East Course • Greensboro, N.C.      (1-0), Florida (3-1-1), Florida State (4-0), Georgia (2-0), Illinois (1-0), Iowa (1-0), Kent State (2-0),
29-6/3 NCAA Championships                                    Lamar (1-0), Liberty (1-1), Memphis (1-0), North Florida (2-1), Southern California (1-0), Stan-
                                                             ford (0-1), Texas (1-1), Texas A&M (3-0), Tulsa (1-0), UAB (3-0), UCF (1-0), UCLA (0-1), Virginia
        Riviera CC • Pacific Palisades, Calif.                (3-2) and Washington (0-0-1).




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          GolfWeek/Sagarin Rankings                                  THE INDIVIDUALS
                                                                     Six individuals will be also be playing in the NCAA Championship, after being the low individual
Rank        Team                                      Rating
 1          Texas                                      69.61
                                                                     not on one of the 30 advancing teams to the NCAA Championship. They include Campbell’s
 2          Alabama                                    69.64         Vaita Guillaume, North Carolina State’s Albin Choi, St. Mary’s Jonathan De Los Reyes, Long
 3          UCLA                                       70.09         Beach State’s Philip Chian, Pepperdine’s Josh Anderson and Iowa State’s Nate McCoy.
 4          Southern California                        70.12
 5          AUBURN                                     70.14         TIGERS ADVANCE TO NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP AMIDST AMAZING COMEBACK
 6          California                                 70.22         Auburn had an incredible final four holes as it went 8-under par over that span to jump from
 7          Oregon                                     70.22         seventh to finish third. Blayne Barber closed out his final four holes with a birdie, hole-in-one,
 8          Stanford                                   70.40         par and birdie. Barber used a 4-iron from 227 yards on the par-3 16th to record his fourth
 9          Georgia Tech                               70.47         overall ace, but his first in a tournament. All-SEC Dominic Bozzelli, who tied for fifth at 1-under
 10         Texas A&M                                  70.54
                                                                     215 after a pair of 70s in the last two rounds, birdied the par 3 16th just ahead of Barber. All-
 11         Washington                                 70.56
 12         Arkansas                                   70.63
                                                                     SEC Niclas Carlsson birdied Nos. 16 and 18 during the run to finish with a 1-under 71. Senior
 13         North Florida                              70.71         All-SEC Will McCurdy birdied the par-5 18th after hitting his drive into a fairway bunker.
 14         San Diego State                            70.79
 15         UNLV                                       70.97         THE COURSE
 16         Kent State                                 70.99         The renowned Riviera Country Club, designed by George Thomas, opened for play in 1927
 17         Virginia                                   71.01         and has hosted the 1948 U.S. Open and the 1983 and 1995 PGA Championships, in addition
 18         Florida                                    71.03         to hosting the 1998 U.S. Senior Open. The par-71 course will play 7,292 yards for the 54-hole
 19         Florida State                              71.07         tournament and 7,363 yards for match play.
 20         New Mexico                                 71.08
 21         Duke                                       71.10
                                                                     IN THE RANKINGS
 22         UCF                                        71.15
 23         Clemson                                    71.19
                                                                     Auburn has been ranked in the top-25 polls throughout the season and enters the Greensboro
 24         Georgia                                    71.26         Regional ranked in the top-5 in both polls, coming in at the No. 5 spot in the GolfWeek Rank-
 25         LSU                                        71.29         ings and No. 4 in the GolfWorld/NIKE Golf Division I Coaches’ Poll. In the GolfWeek ratings,
                                                                     Blayne Barber is ranked as the No. 8 men’s collegiate player in the nation. Behind Barber,Auburn
-As of May 19, 2012                                                  has three other golfers in the GolfWeek top-100 ratings: Dominic Bozzelli (50), Will McCurdy
                                                                     (74) and Niclas Carlsson (86).
        GolfWorld/NIKE Coaches’ Poll
              (as of May 21)                                         AUBURN AT THE NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP
                                                                     The Tigers are making their 17th overall appearance in the NCAA Championship and first since
Rank        Team                                       Points
                                                                     2008 where the Tigers finished in 16th at The Kampen Course in West Lafayette, Ind.This is the
  1         Texas (10)                                    387
  2         Alabama (3)                                   385
                                                                     first time Auburn has advanced to the NCAA Championships under the current format, and
  3         California (4)                                375        first appearance under head coach Nick Clinard.This is Clinard’s second NCAA Championship
  4         AUBURN                                       368         apperance as he led Central Florida to a tied for 10th finish at the 2009 NCAA Championship.
  5         UCLA                                          341
  6         Oregon                                        333        SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
  7         Southern California                           299        Monday, May 28...............................................Practice Round, Auburn tees off at 1:00 p.m. CT
  8         Arkansas                                      292        Tuesday, May 29..................................................... First Round, Auburn tees off at 2:40 p.m. CT
  9         Stanford                                      266        Wednesday, May 30 ......................................... Second Round, Auburn tees off at 9:20 a.m. CT
  10        Georgia Tech                                  264        Thursday, May 31 ...................................................................................Final Round, Tee Time TBA
  11        UNLV                                          242
                                                                     Friday, June 1 ......................First Round of Match Play, matches begin at12:00-2:15 p.m. CT *
  12        Texas A&M                                     227
  T13       North Floirda                                 225
                                                                     Saturday, June 2 ... Second Round of Match Play, matches begin at 12:00 and 12:45 p.m. CT *
  T13       San Diego State                               225        Sunday, June 3 ................................................... Championship Match begins at 12:00 p.m. CT *
  15        Washington                                    193        *If neccessary
  16        New Mexico                                    177
  17        Kent State                                    143        AUBURN NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP RECORDS
  18        Duke                                          133        Best Team Finish ...............................................................................................................T7th (1994)
  19        Florida                                       129        Team Low Final Score (54 Holes) ..................................................................................873 (2007)
  20        Clemson                                       120        Individual Best Finish .........................................................................................................1st (Once)
  21        Virginia                                      102        .............................................................................................................................. Chip Spratlin (1995)
  22        UCF                                            84
  23        Florida State                                  57
  24        Georgia                                        51
                                                                     #WINNING
  25        LSU                                            34        Since 2009 when Nick Clinard took the helm, Auburn has won eight team titles including three
                                                                     wins this season at the Carpet Capital Collegiate, the Gator Invitational and the Hootie at Bulls
Others receiving votes: North Texas, 16; East Caro-                  Bay. Auburn’s eight wins in three years are the most since the Tigers had nine team wins from
lina, 14; Liberty, 10; Arizona, 7; Indiana, 7; Illinois, 5; Iowa,    1994-97. Under Clinard’s tutelage, Auburn has had eight individual medalists including three this
4; St. Mary’s (Calif.), 4; Wichita State, 3; Chattanooga, 2;         season with Dominic Bozzelli at the U.S. Collegiate Championship and Gator Invitational and
Memphis, 1.                                                          Niclas Carlsson at the Hootie at Bulls Bay.

-First-place votes in parenthesis



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TOP-5 TIGERS                                                                                                     DOM-INATION
Under Clinard, the Tigers have finished in the top-5 27 times, marking the                                        After winning medalist honors at the U.S Collegiate in October and win-
most successful three-year span in history. Auburn has finished in the                                            ning the Gator Invitational by five strokes in February, junior Dominic
top-5 in every tournament this season.                                                                           Bozzelli became the first golfer in Auburn history to win back-to-back
                                                                                                                 tournaments. In the process of winning the Gator Invitational, Bozzelli
TIGERS GOING LOW                                                                                                 carded the lowest round of his career, a 6-under 64, in the second round.
The Tigers currently hold a 285.30 team scoring average this season,
which is the best in school history by over a stroke. Last season, the                                           SWEDISH SENSATION
Tigers set the record by shooting 286.39.                                                                        At the Hootie at Bulls Bay, sophomore Niclas Carlsson won his second
                                                                                                                 career tournament after firing a 5-under 211.The Enebyberg, Sweden, na-
BARBER CHASING RECORDS                                                                                           tive entered the final round in ninth place and was one of only 10 players
With his scoring average of 70.73, junior Blayne Barber is set to break                                          to shoot an even par or better in the third round.The win marks Carls-
the 36-year old Auburn school record of 70.90 which was set by Buddy                                             son’s second win of his career after winning the Jerry Pate Invitational
Gardner in 1976. In his first year of competition as a Tiger last season,                                         last season.
Barber finished the season with an average of 70.91. Barber would also
break school’s career scoring average of 72.38, which was set by Lee Wil-                                        HOTEL CALIFORNIA
liams (2000-05).                                                                                                 This will be Auburn’s second trip out to California this season as the Ti-
                                                                                                                 gers participated in the Desert Intercollegiate in Palm Desert in February.
AUBURN EARNS ALL-SEC HONORS
Five Auburn golfers were named to All-SEC teams this year. Junior Blayne                                         AUBURN WINS CARPET CAPITAL COLLEGIATE
Barber was named to the first-team for the second consecutive year,                                               The Tigers started the 2011-12 campaign with its first season-opening
becoming the third Tiger to be named to the first-team in back-to-back                                            title since 1978 after finishing with a 13-under 851. Junior Dominic Boz-
seasons and first since Jimmy Green was selected in 1991-92. Will Mc-                                             zelli and senior Will McCurdy led the way for the Tigers finishing tied for
Curdy, Dominic Bozzelli and Niclas Carlsson were named to the second-                                            eighth at 3-under.
team while Michael Johnson was named to the All-Freshman Team. The
five honorees is the highest ever in program history breaking the record                                          TIGERS FINISH TIED FOR SECOND AT OLYMPIA FIELDS
of four players which was set in 2005.                                                                           In the team’s second tournament of the year, Auburn earned a tie for sec-
                                                                                                                 ond at the Olympia Fields Invitational. The Tigers entered the final round
HITTING THE BOOKS                                                                                                of the tournament in third, but shot a 287 in the third round to finish tied
At the annual AUSPYs Awards, 13 Auburn golfers were named Top Ti-                                                with Oklahoma State at 25-over. Blayne Barber finished tied for seventh
gers, an award presented each year to student-athletes that had achieved                                         shooting a 5-over 215.
a minimum 3.0 grade point average for the last academic year or for
their career. The men’s golf team took home the men’s highest team GPA                                           TIGERS TAKE FOURTH PLACE AT JERRY PATE
award with an accumalitive GPA of 3.36.                                                                          Senior Will McCurdy finished in the top-10 for the second time this sea-
                                                                                                                 son, leading the top-ranked Tigers to their 12th consecutive regular sea-
                                                                                                                 son top-five finish. Auburn fired a 24-over 864 at the tournament which
                                                                                                                 only saw one team finish below par.

                      Auburn Quick Facts
                                                                                                                2011-12 Auburn Men’s Golf Roster
Location................................................................ Auburn, Ala.
Founded...............................................................April 1, 1865       Name                        Year                 Hometown                      Last School
Enrollment .....................................................................25,078    Blayne Barber                JR                  Lake City, Fla.                        UCF
President ........................................................... Dr. Jay Gogue
                                                                                          Jackson Beindorf             JR                  Vero Beach, Fla.             Saint Edwards
Athletic Director.................................................... Jay Jacobs
                                                                                          Dominic Bozzelli             JR                  Pittsford, N.Y.             McQuaid Jesuit
Conference ........................................................Southeastern
Colors ....................................Burnt Orange and Navy Blue
                                                                                          Niclas Carlsson              SO                  Enebyberg, Sweden
Nickname ........................................................................Tigers   Cory Gilmer                  SR                  Birmingham, Ala.                    Hoover
Home Courses ............................ Auburn University Club                          Michael Hebert               JR                  Orlando, Fla.                 Florida State
................................................ Grand National Lake Course,              Michael Johnson              FR                  Birmingham, Ala.                 Spain Park
........................Saugahatchee Country Club. Auburn Links,                          Kyle Kopsick                 SR                  Chicago, Ill.        The Pendleton School
....... Moore’s Mill Golf Course, Indian Pines Golf Course                                Will McCurdy                 SR                  Fort Payne, Ala.                Fort Payne
Head Coach.................Nick Clinard (Wake Forest, 1995)                               Jake Mondy                   FR                  Blacksburg,Va.                  Blacksburg
Assistant Coach ........Evan Osteen (North Florida, 2005)                                 Blake Soni                   R-FR                Bradenton, Fla.  The Out of Door Academy
2011-12 Record........................................................134-14-3            John Stembridge              SR                  Norcross, Ga.           The Marist School
2012 SEC Finish ................................................................. 2nd     Dan Stringfellow             SO                  Roselle, Ill.                     St.Viator
2012 NCAA Greensboro Regional Finish ....................3rd                              David Zickler                JR                  Florence, Ala.                     Florence
Media Relations Contact ................................Evan Roberts
Roberts’ email ....................................ejr0003@auburn.edu
Roberts’ cell ..................................................... 260.615.8662
Media Relations Office Phone ...................... 334.844.9800                           Coaches
                                                                                          Head Coach: Nick Clinard (Wake Forest ‘95) (Third Season)
                                                                                          Assistant Coach: Evan Osteen (North Florida ‘05) (Third Season)


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2012 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                  BOZZELLI EARNS CO-MEDALIST                          ished in fourth. Barber shot a 2-over 74 in the
                                        HONORS AT THE U.S. COLLEGIATE                       final round to secure his fifth top-five finish of
       SCORECARD                        Junior Dominic Bozzelli earned the first colle-      the season. After starting the day tied for 15th,
                                        giate medalist honors of his career after shoot-    McCurdy shot a 2-under 70 in the final round
                                        ing a 6-under. No. 1 Auburn finished tied for        to finish in fourth place, his first top-five finish
                                        second with No. 12 Washington, falling to No.       of the season.
Hole    Par                     Yards   3 UCLA by three strokes. Junior Blayne Barber
                                        and freshman Michael Johnson tied for third         AUBURN CLOSES OUT REGULAR
1       5                        503    place at 4-under.                                   SEASON WITH THIRD PLACE FINISH
                                                                                            AT THE GARY KOCH INVITATIONAL
2       4     463 (match play 515)      AUBURN, BOZZELLI WIN AT GATOR                       The Tigers finished third at the Gary Koch Invi-
                                        INVITATIONAL                                        tational shooting a final round even par 288 on
3       4                        434    Auburn won its second tournament of the sea-        Sunday for a 4-over total at the Old Memorial
                                        son by 16 strokes behind junior Dominic Boz-        Golf Club in Tampa, Fla., marking its eighth top-
4       3                        236    zelli’s five-stroke victory. The Tigers shot 279-    3 of the season. Freshman Blake Soni, who was
                                        281-288--848 (+8) in the two-day tournament         playing as an individual, finished tied for seventh
5       4                        434    defeating No. 8 Arkansas by 16 strokes who          at 1-under in his first tournament for Auburn.
                                        shot 288-289-287--864 (+24). Bozzelli shot a        Senior Will McCurdy finished tied for 12th at
6       3                        199    6-under 64 in the second round to set a new         1-over after shooting a final round 72, for his
                                        career low. Coming off a second round 6-over        fifth top-20 finish of the season. After starting
7       4                        408    76, junior Blayne Barber notched his second-        the day tied for 42nd, junior Dominic Bozzelli
                                        straight top-five finish after firing a 1-under 69     fired a 4-under 68 to finish tied for 15th. The
8       4                        433    in the third round to finish at 3-over.              Pittsford, N.Y., native eagled on No. 9 before
                                                                                            carding birdies on 14 and 16. Junior Blayne Bar-
9       4                        458    TIGERS FINISH THIRD AT DESERT IN-                   ber placed tied for 23rd after shooting a 3-over
                                        TERCOLLEGIATE                                       75, while Niclas Carlsson finished tied for 27th
OUT     35 3568 (match play 3620)
                                        Auburn continued its successful season at           at 5-over. Junior Michael Hebert finished tied
                                        the University of Wyoming Desert Intercolle-        for 32nd at 7-over.
                                        giate, finishing in third place at 9-under. Junior
                                        Blayne Barber finished in the top-five for the        TIGERS FINISH IN SECOND AT SEC
Hole    Par                     Yards   third straight time this season after carding a     CHAMPIONSHIP
                                        5-under 211. Sophomore Niclas Carlsson also         Auburn fired a 3-under 277 in the final round
10      4                        315    finished in the top-10 after shooting a 3-under      of the SEC Championship to finish in second at
                                        213. Junior Michael Hebert jumped 24 spots in       6-under.. The Tigers finished six shots behind
11      5                        583    the final round after firing a 3-under 69 to fin-      No. 2 Alabama after nearly erasing an 11-shot
                                        ish tied for 17th at 1-under for the tournament.    lead. Junior Blayne Barber led the Tigers after
12      4     460 (match play 479)                                                          finishing tied for third, three shots behind med-
                                        AUBURN TIES FOR THIRD AT E-Z-GO                     alist winner Justin Thomas of Alabama, for his
13      4                        459    SCHENKEL INVITATIONAL                               sixth top-5 finish of the year. Barber carded a
                                        The Tigers finished tied for third place at the      3-under 67 to finish at 4-under for the tourna-
14      3                        189    E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational with Florida at        ment. Freshman Michael Johnson finished tied
                                        17-under. Blayne Barber finished in second           for seventh at 1-under after shooting a final
15      4                        487    place after shooting a 15-under 201. Barber         round 2-over 72. The finish is Johnson’s first
                                        shot his career-best 54 holes while also tying      top-10 finish of the season since tying for third
16      3                        166    his best round of his career, a 6-under 66. Ni-     at the U.S. Collegiate. Dominic Bozzelli jumped
                                        clas Carlsson finished tied for 13th at 4-under      15 spots to 15th after shooting an even par 70
17      5                        590    while senior Will McCurdy finished tied for          on the final day. Senior Will McCurdy finished
                                        16th at 3-under.                                    tied for 27th while sophomore Niclas Carls-
18      4                        475                                                        son finished in 46th place after a 2-under final
IN      36 3724 (match play 3743) TIGERS PICK UP THIRD WIN OF THE                           round.
                                  SEASON AT HOOTIE AT BULLS BAY
                                  Auburn picked up its third win of the season,             QUOTING THE TIGERS
                                  and eighth under Nick Clinard, after winning              Head Coach Nick Clinard
                                  the Hootie at Bulls Bay by nine strokes over              On the exciting finish at Regionals…
TOTAL   71 7292 (match play 7363)
                                  No. 24 Virginia. Sophomore Niclas Carlsson                “Coming down the stretch, I can’t say enough
                                  won the individual title after carding a 1-un-            about what the guys did. They kind of really hung
                                  der 71 in the third round to finish at 5-under             tough and really played like the way I thought
                                  211, one stroke ahead of Auburn junior Blayne             they would play the whole week to be quite
                                  Barber who finished tied for second and two                honest, but it was quite a finish, quite a thing to
                                  strokes ahead of senior Will McCurdy, who fin-             watch basically from a spectator’s standpoint.”



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On what he thinks started Auburn’s rally…                   out Blayne made a hole-in-one there, so it was          it was and then we shot 8-under the last four
“I don’t know. Will McCurdy was our first guy                pretty cool. I had to back off my tee shot and          holes, and we made it by six or something, so it
out and coming on 18 he made a 15-footer for                settle down a little bit, but it was real exciting      was a really exciting last day.”
birdie. We have a lot of scoring , so I’m refresh-          out there.”
ing my cell phone because we have live scor-                                                                        On the excitement of Saturday…
ing and all of a sudden my assistant coach, Evan            On the excitement of the team on the last few holes     “I really had no idea how close it was, so I was
Osteen, is texting me that Niclas just birdied              during the last round of the Regional…                  just trying to stick to my game and trying to
16 and Blayne birdied 15 and Dominic birdied                “It was a pretty cool atmosphere out there. Ev-         make some birdies coming in. I birdied 16 and
16, and 16 is honestly a hole that is a par hole.           erybody was really excited because last year we         18 and (Blayne) Barber made a hole-in-one and
It’s an easy hole to make bogey on because it’s             were that close to making it, and we were just          birdie on 18, so we were all very happy that we
such a long par 3, but we ended up playing that             on the outside looking in and to pull through           made it.”
hole 4-under.”                                              and make it to NCAAs this year was pretty
                                                            special.”                                               On the NCAA Championship…
On NCAA Championship…                                                                                               “It’s going to be tough. There are a lot of good
“It’s a great field as you can expect. It’s a great          On preparing for NCAAs…                                 teams. Texas will be there, Alabama will be
venue. There’s a lot of history at Riviera Coun-            “Just the same stuff. Keep working on what              there, all the best teams are going to be there,
try Club, and we are looking forward to going               each of us needs to work on. I’m focused on             so we really need to step it up a little bit from
out there.”                                                 my short game, chipping and putting. I think we         Regionals. In match play, anything can happen,
                                                            are flying out on Saturday, so we will get a look        so I think the key is to make it through the
On what the team is doing to prepare for NCAA               at it when we get out there.”                           stroke play. In match play, anyone could win.”
Championships…
“Kind of the same stuff they always do. They                On the course at Riviera…                               On the course at Riviera…
are just kind of shoring up their technique with            “Riviera is awesome. They’ve hosted a lot of            “I don’t really know a whole lot about the
some video. We are going to play some. We                   good tournaments out there, U.S. Opens, U.S.            course other than it’s great. They’ve played the
are going to relax some. We’ll do some fun stuff            Ams (Amateurs), so it’s a real special place, and       PGA Tour there, so it should be in perfect con-
together as a team as well.”                                I’m looking forward to it.”                             dition. It’s a tough, long course, but that should
                                                                                                                    be good for us.”
On the team playing its best at the right time of           Quoting Michael Johnson, Fr.
year…                                                       On the last day of regionals…
“Oh, I think so. We’ve played well all year                 “It was pretty exciting. I was in the fairway
though. I think we have been very consistent.               when Will made his birdie putt and he had a
We are a very deep team, we’re a very talented              pretty good celebration. I got to watch Blayne
team and we look forward to getting out there               do the same thing and Dom (Dominic Bozzelli)
and competing against the best programs in the              had a good par and Nick birdied as well, so it
country and see how we stack up.”                           was a lot of fun.”

Quoting Will McCurdy, Sr.                                   On going to his first NCAA Championship…
On playing the NCAA Championship at Riviera                 “I’m pretty excited. I’ve been spoiled this year
Country Club…                                               to be on such a good team, and I’m looking for-
“It’s at Riviera in Los Angeles, Calif. Obviously, it’s a   ward to playing for a national championship.”
great course. They’ve hosted major championships
there, and there’s a PGA Tour stop there every year,        On his anticipation of the NCAA Championships…
so it’s obviously a really good course. It’s going to       “Between the other teams, it probably won’t
be fun to see it, and see how our games match up            be as many laughs and talking to other kids on
to the course. “                                            different teams. It will be a little bit more in-
                                                            tense, but it’s just golf at a different place. We’ve
Quoting Dominic Bozzelli, Jr.                               played enough rounds where it’s second nature
On the last day of Regionals…                               for us.”
“That was awesome. I remember going to the
15th tee, and they had TVs out there with live              On the excitement of making the NCAA Champion-
scoring, and I saw that we were a couple of                 ship in his first year at Auburn…
shots out when I was on 15 tee and I found out              “Very. Just like I said, I’ve been spoiled to be on
Blaine had doubled 14, so I knew we were at                 such a good team.”
least three or four out and then he hit it close
on 15 and I saw Nick make a putt from 20 feet               Quoting Niclas Carlsson, So.
on 16 for birdie. I ended up making birdie at               On Regionals…
16 and I’m on 17 tee knowing we just got three              “It was a fun weekend. We got off to a slow
shots back and all of sudden I hear people clap-            start and we didn’t play as well as we wanted to
ping and I saw our assistant coach running back             the first two days and then it got tighter than I
to the tee. He was all pumped up, and I found               thought because I really had no idea how close



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2011-12
   Tournament Results
NCAA Fall Preview                                              Jerry Pate Invitational                                       SunTrust Gator Invitational
DALTON, Ga. -- Final results from the Carpet Capital Col-      Birmingham, Ala -- Results from the Jerry Pate Invitational   Gainesville, Fla. - Final results from the SunTrust Gator
legiate hosted by Georgia Tech at The Farm Golf Course.        hosted by Alabama at the Old Overton Golf Club.               Invitational hosted by Florida at the Mark Bostick Golf
Par: 72.Yardage: 7,012.                                        Par: 70.Yardage: 7,204.                                       Course at the University of Florida.
1      Auburn                290-279-282--851 (-13)            1     Texas                      271-278-287--836 (-4)        Par: 70.Yardage: 6,701.
2      Tennessee                 293-281-282--856 (-8)         T2 Alabama                     281-284-291--856 (+16)         1      Auburn                   279-281-288--848 (+8)
3      Georgia Tech              286-297-274--857 (-7)         T2 Clemson                     277-287-292--856 (+16)         2      Arkansas                  288-289-287--864 (+24)
4      Alabama                   291-284-287--862 (-2)         4     Auburn                 292-285-287--864 (+24)           3      Florida                   278-287-300--865 (+25)
5      Clemson                   287-287-289--863 (-1)         5     UAB                      290-285-287--867 (+27)         4      UCF                       291-291-289--871 (+31)
6      Chattanooga                287-287-289--864 (E)         6     UNLV                     284-292-293--869 (+29)         5      Florida State             285-293-295--873 (+33)
7      Georgia                  289-293-290--872 (+8)          7     Arizona                  293-286-295--874 (+34)         6      Liberty                   290-288-300--878 (+38)
8      LSU                      294-291-288--873 (+9)          8     Mississippi State        304-281-291--876 (+36)         7      UAB                       294-292-296--882 (+42)
9      Kennesaw State          301-288-290--879 (+15)          9     Middle Tennessee         289-292-297--878 (+38)         8      North Florida             290-302-291--883 (+43)
10 Wake Forest                 298-291-298--887 (+23)          10 SMU                         300-286-296--882 (+42)         9      Mississippi State         287-300-298--885 (+45)
T11 Middle Tennessee           297-298-295--890 (+26)          11 Samford                     309-283-302--894 (+54)         10 Georgia Southern              293-297-298--888 (+48)
T11 South Carolina             295-295-300--890 (+26)          12 Louisville                  307-294-313--914 (+74)         11 Memphis                       293-294-305--892 (+52)
                                                                                                                             12 Kennesaw State                290-311-299--900 (+60)
Auburn Individuals                                             Auburn Individuals                                            13 South Alabama                 300-296-306--902 (+62)
T8 Dominic Bozzelli                   74-70-69--213 (-3)       10 Will McCurdy                     70-72-71--213 (+3)        14 Jacksonville                  313-312-295--920 (+80)
T8 Will McCurdy                       70-72-71--213 (-3)       T18 Blayne Barber                   70-78-70--218 (+8)
T17 Niclas Carlsson                    74-67-75--216 (E)       T24 Michael Hebert                 77-71-72--220 (+10)        Auburn Individuals
T19 Michael Johnson                  77-70-70--217 (+1)        T35 Michael Johnson                79-70-74--223 (+13)        1   Dominic Bozzelli                68-64-70-202 (-8)
T33 Michael Hebert                   72-78-72--222 (+6)        T39 Niclas Carlsson                75-74-76--225 (+15)        T3 Blayne Barber                   68-76-69--213 (+3)
                                                                                                                             T6 Niclas Carlsson*                68-73-73--214 (+4)
Individual Champion                                            Individual Champion                                           T9 Michael Hebert                  70-70-75--215 (+5)
Justin Thomas (Alabama)             71-70-65--206 (-10)        Corbin Mills (Clemson)               65-69-67--201 (-9)       T19 Michael Johnson                73-72-74--219 (+9)
                                                                                                                             T63 Jackson Beindorf              75-75-80--230 (+20)
Olympia Fields Invitational                                    U.S. Collegiate Championship
Olympia Fields, Ill.-- Final results from the Olympia Fields   Alpharetta, Ga. -- Final results from the U.S. Collegiate     * - Competed as an individual
Invitational hosted by Illinois at the Olympia Fields Coun-    Championship hosted by Georgia Tech at the Golf Club
try Club.                                                      of Georgia.                                                   Individual Champion
Par: 70.Yardage: 7,142.                                        Par: 72.Yardage: 7,017.                                       Dominic Bozzelli (Auburn)            68-64-70-202 (-8)
1      Stanford                     277-282-290--849 (+9)      1     UCLA                      288-281-283--852 (-12)
T2 Auburn                      285-293-287--865 (+25)          T2 Auburn                      282-288-285--855 (-9)          Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate
T2 Oklahoma State                 282-288-295--865 (+25)       T2 Washington                     288-282-285--855 (-9)       Palm Desert, Calif. - Final results from the Wyoming Des-
4      Alabama                    285-298-284--867 (+27)       4     Georgia Tech                 284-282-298--864 (E)       ert Intercollegiate hosted by Wyoming at Classic Club.
5      Texas                      289-290-294--873 (+33)       T5 Clemson                       294-286-288--868 (+4)        Par: 72.Yardage: 7,305.
6      Florida State              289-294-291--874 (+34)       T5 Iowa                          293-291-284--868 (+4)        1      UNLV                       279-283-282--844 (-20)
7      Florida                    290-299-291--880 (+40)       7     Southern California        282-288-301--871 (+7)        2      Texas Tech                 287-281-283--851 (-13)
T8 Illinois                       289-299-295--883 (+43)       8     Duke                       283-300-290--873 (+9)        3      Auburn                   280-291-284--855 (-9)
T8 Notre Dame                     292-297-294--883 (+43)       T9 Kent State                  295-288-291--874 (+10)         4      Saint Mary’s (CA)           284-294-283--861 (-3)
T10 Augusta State                 293-292-305--890 (+50)       T9 Texas A&M                   300-290-284--874 (+10)         T5 SMU                             291-287-284--862 (-2)
T10 Ohio State                    285-304-301--890 (+50)       11 Florida State               286-292-304--882 (+18)         T5 Texas A&M                       287-294-281--862 (-2)
12 Indiana                        288-299-305--892 (+52)       12 Wake Forest                 295-298-297--890 (+26)         7      UT-Arlington                285-287-291--863 (-1)
13 Duke                           292-303-298--893 (+53)       13 Virginia                    297-303-307--907 (+43)         8      Kent State                   282-292-290--864 (E)
14 Arizona State                  290-310-297--897 (+57)       14 East Tennessee State 304-304-300--908 (+44)                9      Houston                    295-285-287--867 (+3)
15 Northwestern                   299-313-295--907 (+67)                                                                     10 Baylor                         289-288-292--869 (+5)
                                                               Auburn Individuals                                            11 Arizona                      304-284-290--878 (+14)
Auburn Individuals                                             T1 Dominic Bozzelli                  67-73-70--210 (-6)       12 Iowa State                   293-292-300--885 (+21)
T7 Blayne Barber                     70-73-72--215 (+5)        T3 Blayne Barber                     72-70-70--212 (-4)       T13 Colorado                    299-297-291--887 (+23)
T15 Michael Johnson                  72-74-71--217 (+7)        T3 Michael Johnson                   69-71-72--212 (-4)       T13 Denver                      294-294-299--887 (+23)
T15 Niclas Carlsson                  72-74-71--217 (+7)        T46 Will McCurdy                    74-74-75--223 (+7)        15 UC-Riverside                 301-296-293--890 (+26)
T23 Dominic Bozzelli                 72-74-73--219 (+9)        T59 Jackson Beindorf               78-75-73--226 (+10)        16 San Francisco                  292-291-308-891 (+27)
T25 Will McCurdy                    71-72-77--220 (+10)                                                                      17 Southern Utah                300-299-295--894 (+30)
                                                               Individual Champions                                          18 Cal Poly                     307-296-294--897 (+33)
Individual Champion                                            Dominic Bozzelli (Auburn)    67-73-70--210 (-6)               19 Idaho                        297-297-304--898 (+34)
Patrick Rodgers (Stanford)            68-70-68--206 (-4)       Johannes Veerman (Texas A&M) 71-70-69--210 (-6)               20 Santa Clara                  301-297-306--904 (+40)
                                                                                                                             21 Nebraska                     305-307-298--910 (+46)



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2011-12
   Tournament Results
22    Wyoming                 310-303-299--912 (+48)         8     North Carolina           290-281-313--884 (+20)         2    Auburn                  277-280-277--834 (-6)
23    Hawaii                  304-307-304--915 (+51)         9     Ole Miss                 292-284-316--892 (+28)         3    Florida                  283-278-280--841 (+1)
24    UTEP                    315-307-307--929 (+65)         10    Augusta State            294-294-306--894 (+30)         4    Georgia                 273-284-293--850 (+10)
                                                             T11   Wake Forest              298-299-305--902 (+38)         5    Arkansas                286-280-289--855 (+15)
Auburn Individuals                                           T11   Wisconsin                301-298-303--902 (+38)         6    Ole Miss                287-285-285--857 (+17)
T5 Blayne Barber                    67-73-71--211 (-5)       13    College of Charleston    295-300-310--905 (+41)         7    Kentucky                284-294-288--866 (+26)
T8 Niclas Carlsson                  66-73-74--213 (-3)       T14   Maryland                 293-299-319--911 (+47)         8    Tennessee               285-290-293--868 (+28)
T17 Michael Hebert                  73-73-69--215 (-1)       T14   Wofford                  294-298-319--911 (+47)         9    Vanderbilt              289-286-294--869 (+29)
T35 Michael Johnson                74-72-72--218 (+2)                                                                      10   South Carolina          289-289-293--871 (+31)
T88 Dominic Bozzelli              78-79-72--229 (+13)        Auburn Individuals                                            11   LSU                     296-284-297--877 (+37)
                                                             1   Niclas Carlsson                  70-70-71--211 (-5)       12   Mississippi State       289-290-300--879 (+39)
Individual Champion                                          T2 Blayne Barber                     72-66-74--212 (-4)
Kevin Penner (UNLV)                 67-69-73--209 (-7)       4   Will McCurdy                     72-71-70--213 (-3)       Auburn Individuals
                                                             T19 Dominic Bozzelli                71-68-80--219 (+3)        T3 Blayne Barber                  71-68-67--206 (-4)
E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational                                 T53 Michael Hebert                 78-71-79--228 (+12)        T7 Michael Johnson                68-69-72--209 (-1)
Statesboro, Ga. - Final results from the E-Z-GO Schen-                                                                     T15 Dominic Bozzelli             71-72-70--213 (+3)
kel Invitational hosted by Georgia Southern at the Forest    Individual Champion                                           T27 Will McCurdy                 68-71-77--216 (+6)
Heights Country Club.                                        Niclas Carlsson (Auburn)             70-70-71--211 (-5)       46 Niclas Carlsson              70-84-68--222 (+12)
Par: 72.Yardage: 6,962
1      Alabama                  268-269-280--817 (-47)       Gary Koch Invitational                                        Individual Champion
2      Virginia                 283-275-281--839 (-25)       Tampa, Fla. - Final results from the Gary Koch Invi-          Justin Thomas (Alabama)           68-67-68--203 (-7)
T3 Auburn                    282-277-288--847 (-17)          tational hosted by Auburn and Kentucky at the Old
T3 Florida                      280-285-282--847 (-17)       Memorial Golf Club.                                           NCAA Greensboro Regional
5      UAB                       286-279-290--855 (-9)       Par: 72.Yardage: 7,389                                        Greensboro, N.C. - Final results from the NCAA Greens-
6      Ole Miss                  280-286-292--858 (-6)       1     North Florida            288-271-284--843 (-21)         boro Regional hosted by the Grandover Resort East
7      North Florida             286-285-291--862 (-2)       2     Georgia Tech              289-284-290--863 (-1)         Course.
8      South Carolina             293-277-294--864 (E)       3     Auburn                 298-282-288--868 (+4)            Par: 72.Yardage: 7,271
9      Kentucky                 286-286-298--870 (+6)        4     Alabama                 292-286-2912--869 (+5)          1     Liberty                   283-293-292--868 (+4)
10 Vanderbilt                  304-289-282--875 (+11)        5     Florida State            297-286-289--872 (+8)          2     Florida                   299-287-285--871 (+7)
11 Georgia Southern            296-292-290--878 (+14)        6     Florida                 293-293-288--874 (+10)          3     Auburn                296-292-286--874 (+10)
12 Notre Dame                  289-293-300--882 (+18)        7     Virginia                291-286-301--878 (+14)          4     Lamar                    295-293-289--877 (+13)
13 Minnesota                   300-284-300--884 (+20)        T8 Georgia Southern           295-289-314--898 (+34)          5     Tulsa                    293-297-288--878 (+14)
14 North Carolina State 301-286-298--885 (+21)               T8 Pacific                     305-289-304--898 (+34)          6     Duke                     301-291-289--881 (+17)
                                                             10 South Florida              301-295-304--900 (+36)          7     SMU                      288-294-301--883 (+19)
Auburn Individuals                                           11 UNCG                       306-295-301--902 (+38)          8     UNLV                     293-304-291--888 (+24)
2    Blayne Barber                 66-67-68--201 (-15)       12 Wake Forest                304-300-303--907 (+43)          9     Indiana                  298-293-303--894 (+30)
T13 Niclas Carlsson                 72-69-71--212 (-4)       13 Kentucky                   312-298-301--911 (+47)          10 Texas Tech                  294-295-306--895 (+31)
T16 Will McCurdy                    71-69-73--213 (-3)       14 College of Charleston 307-302-315--924 (+60)               11 Charlotte                   303-304-300--907 (+43)
T42 Michael Johnson*               71-71-78--220 (+4)        15 Toledo                     308-301-321--930 (+66)          12 Louisiana-Lafayette 295-305-316--916 (+52)
T54 Michael Hebert                 73-72-77--222 (+6)                                                                      T13 Mount St. Mary’s           311-317-300--928 (+64)
T54 Dominic Bozzelli               73-73-76--222 (+6)        Auburn Individuals                                            T13 George Washington 312-310-306--928 (+64)
* - Competed as an individual                                T7 Blake Soni*                       71-71-73--215 (-1)
                                                             T12 Will McCurdy                    75-70-72--217 (+1)        Auburn Individuals
Individual Champion                                          T15 Dominic Bozzelli                77-73-68--218 (+2)        4   Blayne Barber                 73-68-73--214 (-2)
Ben Kohles (Virginia)              65-66-67--198 (-18)       T23 Blayne Barber                   74-71-75--220 (+4)        T5 Dominic Bozzelli                76-70-70--216 (E)
                                                             T27 Niclas Carlsson                 72-76-73--221 (+5)        T16 Niclas Carlsson              74-76-71--221 (+5)
Hootie at Bulls Bay                                          T32 Michael Hebert                  77-68-78--223 (+7)        T39 Will McCurdy                76-78-72--226 (+10)
Awendaw, S.C. - Final results from the Hootie at Bulls Bay   * - Competed as an individual                                 T55 Michael Johnson             73-79-78--230 (+14)
hosted by the College of Charleston at the Bulls Bay Golf
Club.                                                        Individual Champion
Par: 72.Yardage: 7,363                                       Joey Petronio (North Florida)        72-66-70--208 (-8)       Individual co-Champions
1     Auburn                  285-275-294--854 (-10)                                                                       Vaita Guillaume (Campbell)        70-71-72--213 (-3)
2     Virginia                    287-289-287--863 (-1)      2012 Southeastern Conference Championship                     Robert Karlsson (Liberty)         70-69-74--213 (-3)
3     Texas A&M                  289-278-299--866 (+2)       St. Simons Island, Ga. - Final results from the SEC Champi-   Matt Schovee (SMU)                67-70-76--213 (-3)
4     Kentucky                   285-282-302--869 (+5)       onship hosted by the Sea Island Golf Club at the Seaside
5     LSU                       286-287-302--875 (+11)       Course.
6     South Carolina            291-290-296--877 (+13)       Par: 70.Yardage: 6,991
7     North Carolina State 291-279-312--882 (+18)            1      Alabama                    272-274-282--828 (-12)



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2011-12 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS
                                                                                                                                      Team        Team                                     Top
Date                   Tournament                                     Course                      Site                                Finish      Score                              Individual
Sept. 9-11             Carpet Capital Collegiate                      The Farm Golf Club          Dalton, Ga                          1/12        851 (-13) Bozzelli, McCurdy (T8) (213) (-3)
Sept. 16-18            Olympia Fields Invitational                    Olympia Fields North Course Olympia Fields, Ill.                T2/15       865 (+25)            Barber (T7) (215) (+5)
Oct. 3-4               Jerry Pate Invitational                        Old Overton Golf Club       Birmingham, Ala.                    4/12        864 (+24)         McCurdy (10) (213) (+3)
Oct. 23-25             U.S. Collegiate                                Golf Club of Georgia        Marietta, Ga.                       T2/14       855 (-9)             Bozzelli (T1) (210) (-6)
Feb. 11-12             Gator Invitational                             Mark Bostic Golf Club       Gainesville, Fla.                   1/14        848 (+8)              Bozzelli (1) (202) (-8)
Feb. 25-26             Desert Intercollegiate                         Classic Club                Palm Desert, Calif.                 3/24        855 (-9)              Barber (T5) (211) (-5)
March 16-18            E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational                   Forest Heights Country Club Statesboro, Ga.                     T3/14       847 (-17)             Barber (2) (201) (-15)
March 25-27            The Hootie at Bull’s Bay                       Bull’s Bay Golf Club        Awendaw, S.C.                       1/15        854 (-10)            Carlsson (1) (211) (-5)
April 7-8              Gary Koch Inviational                          Old Memorial Golf Club      Tampa, Fla.                         3/15        868 (+4)       McCurdy (T12) (217) (+1)
April 20-22            SEC Championship                               Seaside Course              Sea Island, Ga.                     2/12        834 (-6)              Barber (T3) (206) (-4)
May 17-19              NCAA Regional                                  Grandover Resort East       Greensboro, N.C.                    3/14        874 (+10)              Barber (4) (214) (-2)
May 29- June 3         NCAA Championship                              Riviera CC                  Los Angeles, Calif.


INDIVIDUAL ROUNDS - STROKES (AVERAGE)
Name                Round 1           Round 2                                                                          Round 3              Round 4                         Overall
Blayne Barber       10-703 (70.30)    10-710 (71.00)                                                                   10-709 (70.90)                                       30-2,122 (70.73)
Dominic Bozzelli    10-727 (72.70)    10-716 (71.60)                                                                   10-718 (71.80)                                       30-2,161 (72.03)
Will McCurdy        9-647 (71.88)     9-649 (72.11)                                                                    9-658 (73.11)                                        27-1,954 (72.37)
Niclas Carlsson     10-713 (71.30)    10-734 (73.40)                                                                   10-725 (72.50)                                       30-2,172 (72.40)
Michael Johnson     9-656 (72.88)     9-648 (72.00)                                                                    9-661 (73.44)                                        27-1,965 (72.77)
Michael Hebert      7-520 (74.29)     7-503 (71.86)                                                                    7-522 (74.58)                                        21-1,545 (73.51)
Jackson Beindorf    2-153 (76.50)     2-150 (75.00)                                                                    2-153 (76.50)                                        6-456 (76.00)
Blake Soni          1-71 (71.00)      1-71 (71.00)                                                                     1-73 (73.00)                                         3-215 (71.66)
TEAM                11-3,146 (286.00) 11-3,123 (283.91)                                                                11-3,146 (286.00)                                    33-9,415 (285.30)


TEAM ROUNDS COUNTED/PLAYED                                                                                           BEST FINISHES
1. Blayne Barber .............................................................................. 28/30 (.933)         Dominic Bozzelli                                     1 (Gator Invitational)
2. Dominic Bozzelli ........................................................................ 27/30 (.900)            Niclas Carlsson                                    1 (Hootie at Bulls Bayl)
3. Will McCurdy .............................................................................. 24/27 (.888)          Blayne Barber                             2 (E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational)
4. Michael Johnson.......................................................................... 20/24 (.833)            Michael Johnson                                        T3 (U.S. Collegiate)
5. Niclas Carlsson........................................................................... 22/27 (.815)           Will McCurdy                                       4 (Hootie at Bulls Bay)
6. Michael Hebert ........................................................................... 17/21 (.810)           Blake Soni                                     T7 (Gary Koch Invitational)
7. Jackson Beindorf..............................................................................2/6 (.333)          Michael Hebert                                     T9 (Gator Invitational)
8. Blake Soni........................................................................................3/3 (1.000)     Jackson Beindorf                                      T59 (U.S. Collegiate)



LOW SCORES/TOP FINISHES
Name               Low 18                                                     Low 36                               Low 54               Top 5                          Top 10                  Top 20
Blayne Barber      66                                                         133                                  201                  7                              8                            9
Jackson Beindorf   73                                                         153                                  226                  -                              -                            -
Dominic Bozzelli   64                                                         132                                  202                  3                              4                            7
Niclas Carlsson    66                                                         139                                  211                  1                              3                            7
Michael Hebert     69                                                         140                                  215                  -                              1                            2
Michael Johnson    68                                                         137                                  209                  1                              2                            5
Will McCurdy       69                                                         142                                  213                  1                              3                            5
Blake Soni         71                                                         142                                  215                  -                              1                            1



ROUNDS AT PAR OR BETTER                                                      SUB-PAR ROUNDS                                                ROUNDS IN THE 60s
1. Blayne Barber ..............................19                            1. Blayne Barber ..............................14             1. Blayne Barber ..............................10
2. Niclas Carlsson...........................14                              2. Dominic Bozzelli ........................11                2. Dominic Bozzelli .......................... 6
    Dominic Bozzelli .......................14                               3. Niclas Carlsson...........................10               3. Niclas Carlsson............................. 5
4. Will McCurdy ..............................13                             4. Will McCurdy ................................ 9            4. Michael Johnson............................ 3
5. Michael Johnson..........................12                               5. Michael Johnson............................ 8                  Will McCurdy .............................. 3
6. Michael Hebert ............................. 8                            6. Michael Hebert ............................. 3             6. Michael Hebert ............................. 2
7. Blake Soni....................................... 2                       7. Blake Soni....................................... 2


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CARPET CAPITAL COLLEGIATE         290-279-282--851 (1st of 12)   GARY KOCH INVITATIONAL            298-282-288--868 (3 of 15)
T8        Will McCurdy                      70-72-71--213 (-3)   T7     Blake Soni *                         71-71-73--215 (-1)
T8        Dominic Bozzelli                  74-70-69--213 (-3)   T12    Will McCurdy                        75-70-72--217 (+1)
T17       Niclas Carlsson                    74-67-75--216 (E)   T15    Dominic Bozzelli                    77-73-68--218 (+2)
T19       Michael Johnson                  77-70-70--217 (+1)    T23    Blayne Barber                       74-71-75--220 (+4)
T33       Michael Hebert                   72-78-72--222 (+6)    T27    Niclas Carlsson                     72-76-73--221 (+5)
                                                                 T32    Michael Hebert                      77-68-78--223 (+7)
OLYMPIA FIELDS INVITATIONAL     285-293-287--865 (T2nd of 15)
T7        Blayne Barber                    70-73-72--215 (+5)    SEC CHAMPIONSHIP                  277-280-277--834 (2 of 12)
T15       Niclas Carlsson                  72-74-71--217 (+7)    T3     Blayne Barber                        71-68-67--206 (-4)
T15       Michael Johnson                  72-74-71--217 (+7)    T7     Michael Johnson                      68-69-72--209 (-1)
T23       Dominic Bozzelli                 72-74-73--219 (+9)    T15    Dominic Bozzelli                    71-72-70--213 (+3)
T25       Will McCurdy                    71-72-77--220 (+10)    T27    Will McCurdy                        68-71-77--216 (+6)
                                                                 46     Niclas Carlsson                   70-84-68--222 (+12)
JERRY PATE NATIONAL            292-285-287--864 (4th of 12)
10       Will McCurdy                    70-72-71--213 (+3)      NCAA REGIONAL                     296-292-286--874 (3 of 14)
T18      Blayne Barber                   70-78-70--218 (+8)      4      Blayne Barber                        73-68-73--214 (-2)
T24      Michael Hebert                 77-71-72--220 (+10)      T5     Dominic Bozzelli                      76-70-70--216 (E)
T35      Michael Johnson                79-70-74--223 (+13)      T16    Niclas Carlsson                     74-76-71--221 (+5)
T39      Niclas Carlsson                75-72-78--225 (+15)      T39    Will McCurdy                      76-78-72--226 (+10)
                                                                 T55    Michael Johnson                   73-79-78--230 (+14)
U.S. COLLEGIATE                282-288-285--855 (T2 of 14)
T1       Dominic Bozzelli                 67-73-70--210 (-6)     * - Competed as an individual
T3       Blayne Barber                    72-70-70--212 (-4)
T3       Michael Johnson                  69-71-72--212 (-4)
T46      Will McCurdy                    74-74-75--223 (+7)
T59      Jackson Beindorf               78-75-73--226 (+10)

GATOR INVITATIONAL               279-281-288--848 (1 of 14)
1       Dominic Bozzelli                   68-64-70--202 (-8)
T3      Blayne Barber                     68-76-69--213 (+3)
T6      Niclas Carlsson*                  68-73-73--214 (+4)
T9      Michael Hebert                    70-70-75--215 (+5)
T19     Michael Johnson                   73-72-74--219 (+9)
T63     Jackson Beindorf                75-75-80--230 (+20)

DESERT INTERCOLLEGIATE           280-291-284--855 (3 of 24)
T5      Blayne Barber                      67-73-71--211 (-5)
T8      Niclas Carlsson                    66-73-74--213 (-3)
T17     Michael Hebert                     73-73-69--215 (-1)
T35     Michael Johnson                   74-72-72--218 (+2)
T88     Dominic Bozzelli                78-79-72--229 (+13)

E-Z-GO SCHENKEL INVITATIONAL       282-277-288--847 (T3 of 14)
2         Blayne Barber                   66-67-68--201 (-15)
T13       Niclas Carlsson                  72-69-71--212 (-4)
T16       Will McCurdy                     71-69-73--213 (-3)
T42       Michael Johnson*                71-71-78--220 (+4)
T54       Dominic Bozzelli                73-73-76--222 (+6)
T54       Michael Hebert                  73-72-77--222 (+6)

HOOTIE AT BULLS BAY              285-275-294--854 (1 of 15)
1       Niclas Carlsson                    70-70-71--211 (-5)
T2      Blayne Barber                      72-66-74--212 (-4)
4       Will McCurdy                       72-71-70--213 (-3)
T19     Dominic Bozzelli                  71-68-80--219 (+3)
T53     Michael Hebert                  78-71-79--228 (+12)




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BLAYNE BARBER                                                                            MICHAEL JOHNSON
1. Olympia Fields Invitational.................... 70-73-72--215 (+5) (T7)               1. Carpet Capital Collegiate ................... 77-70-70--217 (+1) (T19)
2. Jerry Pate National ............................... 70-78-70--218 (+8) (T18)          2. Olympia Fields Invitational .................. 72-74-71--217 (+7) (T15)
3. U.S. Collegiate ........................................... 72-70-70--212 (-4) (T3)   3. Jerry Pate National .............................79-70-74--223 (+13) (T35)
4. Gator Invitational .................................... 68-76-69--213 (+3) (T3)       4. U.S. Collegiate ........................................... 69-71-72--212 (-4) (T3)
5. Desert Intercollegiate ............................. 67-73-71--211 (-5) (T5)          5. Gator Invitational .................................. 73-72-74--219 (+9) (T19)
6. E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational ................66-67-68--201 (-15) (2)                  6. Desert Intercollegiate .......................... 74-72-72--218 (+2) (T35)
7. Hootie at Bulls Bay ..................................... 72-66-74--212 (-4) (2)      7. E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational .......... 71-71-78--220 (+4) (T42)*
8. Gary Koch Invitational ......................... 74-71-75--220 (+4) (T23)             8. SEC Championship .................................. 68-69-72--209 (-1) (T7)
9. SEC Championship .................................. 71-68-67--206 (-4) (T3)           9. NCAA Regional...................................73-79-72--228 (+14) (T55)
10. NCAA Regional ........................................ 73-68-73--214 (-2) (4)
                                                                                         WILL MCCURDY
JACKSON BEINDORF                                                                         1. Carpet Capital Collegiate ...................... 70-72-71--213 (-3) (T8)
1. U.S. Collegiate ......................................78-75-73--226 (+10) (T59)       2. Olympia Fields Invitational ................71-72-77--220 (+10) (T25)
2. Gator Invitational ................................75-75-80--230 (+20) (T63)          3. Jerry Pate National ..................................70-72-71--213 (+3) (10)
                                                                                         4. U.S. Collegiate ........................................ 74-74-75--223 (+7) (T46)
DOMINIC BOZZELLI                                                                         5. E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational ............. 71-69-73--213 (-3) (T16)
1. Carpet Capital Collegiate ...................... 74-70-69--213 (-3) (T8)              6. Hootie at Bulls Bay ..................................... 72-71-70--213 (-3) (4)
2. Olympia Fields Invitational .................. 72-74-73--219 (+9) (T23)               7. Gary Koch Invitational ......................... 75-70-72--217 (+1) (T12)
3. U.S. Collegiate ........................................... 67-73-70--210 (-6) (T1)   8. SEC Championship ............................... 68-71-77--216 (+6) (T27)
4. Gator Invitational ........................................ 68-64-70--202 (-8) (1)    9. NCAA Regional...................................76-78-72--226 (+10) (T39)
5. Desert Intercollegiate ........................78-79-72--229 (+13) (T88)
6. E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational ............ 73-73-76--222 (+6) (T54)                    BLAKE SONI
7. Hootie at Bulls Bay ............................... 71-68-80--219 (+3) (T19)          1. Gary Koch Invitational ...........................71-71-73--215 (-1) (T7)*
8. Gary Koch Invitational ......................... 77-73-68--218 (+2) (T15)
9. SEC Championship ............................... 71-72-70--213 (+3) (T15)
10. NCAA Regional .......................................76-70-70--216 (E) (T5)          * - Competed as an individual

NICLAS CARLSSON
1. Carpet Capital Collegiate.......................74-67-75--216 (E) (T17)
2. Olympia Fields Invitational .................. 72-74-71--217 (+7) (T15)
3. Jerry Pate National .............................75-72-78--225 (+15) (T39)
4. Gator Invitational .................................. 68-73-73--214 (+4) (T6)*
5. Desert Intercollegiate ............................. 66-73-74--213 (-3) (T8)
6. E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational ............. 72-69-71--212 (-4) (T13)
7. Hootie at Bulls Bay ..................................... 70-70-71--211 (-5) (1)
8. Gary Koch Invitational ......................... 72-76-73--221 (+5) (T27)
9. SEC Championship ............................... 70-84-68--222 (+12) (46)
10. NCAA Regional .................................. 74-76-71--221 (+5) (T16)

MICHAEL HEBERT
1. Carpet Capital Collegiate ................... 72-78-72--222 (+6) (T33)
2. Jerry Pate National .............................77-71-72--220 (+10) (T24)
3. Gator Invitational .................................... 70-70-75--215 (+5) (T9)
4. Desert Intercollegiate ........................... 73-73-69--215 (-1) (T17)
5. E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational ............ 73-72-77--222 (+6) (T54)
6. Hootie at Bulls Bay .............................78-71-79--228 (+12) (T53)
7. Gary Koch Invitational ......................... 77-68-78--223 (+7) (T32)




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2011-12 OVERALL RECORD

Carpet Capital Collegiate                                                                                                                                              11-0-0 (1.000)
Olympia Fields Invitational                                                                                                                                             12-1-1 (.892)
Jerry Pate National                                                                                                                                                      8-3-0 (.727)
U.S. Collegiate                                                                                                                                                         11-1-1 (.885)
Gator Invitational                                                                                                                                                     13-0-0 (1.000)
Desert Intercollegiate                                                                                                                                                  21-2-0 (.913)
E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational                                                                                                                                            10-2-1 (.808)
Hootie at Bulls Bay                                                                                                                                                    14-0-0 (1.000)
Gary Koch Invitational                                                                                                                                                  12-2-0 (.857)
SEC Championship                                                                                                                                                        11-1-0 (.917)
NCAA Regional                                                                                                                                                           11-2-0 (.846)
                                                                                                                                                               TOTAL 134-14-3 (.897)


                                                             2011-12 Head-to-Head Record
Alabama ...................3-3-0 .......................+30          Kennesaw State......2-0-0 ........................ -80              South Alabama .......1-0-0 ........................ -54
Arizona ....................2-0-0 ........................ -33       Kent State ...............2-0-0 ........................ -28        South Carolina .......4-0-0 ......................-116
Arizona State..........1-0-0 ........................ -32            Kentucky .................4-0-0 ......................-113          South Florida ..........1-0-0 ........................ -32
Arkansas ..................2-0-0 ........................ -37        Lamar .......................1-0-0 .......................... -3    Southern Utarh......1-0-0 ........................ -39
Augusta State .........2-0-0 ........................ -65            Liberty .....................1-1-0 ........................ -24     Stanford ...................0-1-0 ......................... +9
Baylor .......................1-0-0 ........................ -14     LSU ...........................3-0-0 ........................ -86   Tennessee................3-0-0 ........................ -72
Cal Poly ...................1-0-0 ........................ -42       Louisiana-Lafayette ...1-0-0 ........................ -42           Texas ........................1-1-0 .......................+12
Charlotte.................1-0-0 ........................ -33         Louisville..................1-0-0 ........................ -50      Texas A&M ..............3-0-0 ........................ -38
Chattanooga ...........1-0-0 ........................ -13            Maryland..................1-0-0 ........................ -57        Texas-Arlington .....1-0-0 .......................... -8
Colorado .................1-0-0 ........................ -32         Memphis ..................1-0-0 ........................ -44        Texas Tech ...............1-1-0 ........................ -27
College of Charleston ...2-0-0 ......................-107            Middle Tennessee St..2-0-0 ........................ -53             Toledo ......................1-0-0 ........................ -62
Clemson ..................2-1-0 ........................ -17         Minnesota................1-0-0 ........................ -37         Tulsa .........................1-0-0 .......................... -4
Denver .....................1-0-0 ........................ -32       Mississippi State .....3-0-0 ........................ -94           UAB ..........................3-0-0 ........................ -45
Duke.........................3-0-0 ........................ -53      Mount St. Mary’s ....1-0-0 ........................ -54             UCF ..........................1-0-0 ........................ -23
East Tennessee St...1-0-0 ........................ -53               Nebraska .................1-0-0 ........................ -55        UCLA .......................0-1-0 ......................... +3
Florida ......................3-1-1 ........................ -36     North Carolina ......1-0-0 ........................ -30             UC-Riverside ..........1-0-0 ........................ -35
Florida State ...........4-0-0 ........................ -65          North Carolina State .. 2-0-0 ........................ -66          UNCG .....................1-0-0 ........................ -34
George Washington..1-0-0 ........................ -54                North Florida .........2-1-0 ........................ -25           UNLV .......................2-1-0 .......................... -8
Georgia ....................2-0-0 ........................ -37       Northwestern ........1-0-0 ........................ -43             USC ..........................1-0-0 ........................ -16
Georgia Southern..3-0-0 ......................-101                   Notre Dame ...........2-0-0 ........................ -53            UTEP ........................1-0-0 ........................ -74
Georgia Tech...........2-1-0 ........................ -10            Ohio State ..............1-0-0 ........................ -25         Vanderbilt ................2-0-0 ........................ -63
Hawaii ......................1-0-0 ........................ -60      Oklahoma State .....0-0-1 ............................E             Virginia .....................3-2-0 ........................ -63
Houston ..................1-0-0 ........................ -12         Ole Miss ..................2-0-0 ........................ -61       Wake Forest ...........4-0-0 ......................-158
Idaho ........................1-0-0 ........................ -43     Pacific .......................1-0-0 ........................ -30    Washington.............0-0-1 ............................E
Illinois .......................1-0-0 ........................ -18   Saint Mary’s (CA) ..1-0-0 .......................... -6             Wisconsin ...............1-0-0 ........................ -48
Indiana......................2-0-0 ........................ -47      Samford ...................1-0-0 ........................ -30       Wofford ...................1-0-0 ........................ -57
Iowa ..........................1-0-0 ........................ -13    San Francisco..........1-0-0 ........................ -36           Wyoming .................1-0-0 ........................ -57
Iowa State ...............1-0-0 ........................ -30         Santa Clara..............1-0-0 ........................ -49         TOTALS...... 134-14-3 .............. -3,538
Jacksonville..............1-0-0 ........................ -72         SMU..........................3-0-0 ........................ -34




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                                            Blayne
                                                                       Junior • Lake City, Fla. • UCF
                                                                                                          Barber
2012 First Team All-SEC                            tournaments ... Finished fall season at Auburn      Amateur
2012 Ben Hogan Award Semifinalist                   with a team-leading 70.00 scoring average ...       Selected to represent the United States at
2011 Walker Cup - Team USA                         Led the team in rounds counted (31/33), sub-        the 2011 Walker Cup and the 2011 and 2012
2011 Palmer Cup - Team USA                         par rounds (16) and rounds in the 60s (13) ...      Palmer Cups ...Finished the fall season ranked
2011 Second Team All-American                      Recorded a team-high six top-five finishes ...        ninth in the Scratch Golfers World Amateur
2011 First Team All-SEC                            Picked up first Auburn medalist honors at the        Rankings ... Winner of the 2009 Florida State
2011 Ben Hogan Award Semifinalist                   Bridgesone Intercollegiate, carding a 71-66-        Am ...Winner of the 2009 St. Augustine Am ...
2010 Bridgestone Collegiate Co-Medalist
                                                   65--202 ... Placed third at the Carpet Capital      Winner of his 2010 US Amateur Qualifier ...
2010 US Am Qualifer Medalist
                                                   Collegiate carding a 67-68-75--213 ...Tied for      Competed in three U.S. Amateurs ... Reached
2009 St. Augustine Am Medalist
                                                   second at the John Hayt Collegiate with a           round of 64 in 2011 U.S. Am ... Reached
2009 Florida State Am Medalist
2008 Rio Pinar Invitational Medalist               68-71-73--212 ... Recorded low round of 65          round of 32 in 2010 U.S. Am ... Earned 2/1/1
2008-09 GCAA Second Team All-American              at the Bridgestone Collegiate ... Carded low        record at 2011 Palmer Cup ... Placed thrid
2008-09 Five-man GCAA All-Freshman Team            54-hole total of 202 at the Bridgestone Col-        at 2011 Southern Am ... Placed third at 2011
2008-09 Conference USA Golfer-of-the-Year          legiate ... Had a 70.82 second round scoring        Northeast Am.
2008-09 Conference USA Freshman-of-the-Year        average ... Tied with Michael Hebert for most
2009 NCAA Championship Top-10 Finisher             rounds at par or better (18) ... Earned nine        Junior
                                                   top-20 finishes.                                     Claimed the 2008 Florida State Golf Asso-
Junior Year (2011-12)                                                                                  ciation Junior Championship in Orlando ...
Leads all golfers in the SEC in scoring aver-      Freshman at UCF (2008-09)                           Won the 2007 AJGA Birks & Mayors Junior
age at 70.73 ... Currently ranked as the No. 8     Finished season at UCF with a team-leading          Championship at Mirasol ... Named the 2006
player in the nation according to GolfWeek/        71.14 scoring average ... Tied for seventh at       FSGA Junior Player of the Year ... Claimed the
Sagarin Rankings ... Has finished in second         the NCAA Championship in Toledo, Ohio ...           FSGA Junior Championship in 2006 in Jack-
place twice the season at the E-Z-GO Schen-        Concluded the event at 1-under 212 ... Fin-         sonville ... Won the 2006 FSGA Junior Match
kel Invitational and Hootie at Bulls Bay ...       ished third at 202 (-11) as the Knights claimed     Play Invitational ... Claimed medalist honors
Has compiled seven top-5 finishes including         the NCAA Regional title in Sorrento, Fla... In      at the 2006 Press Thornton Future Masters
three tied for third finishes at U.S. Collegiate,   the third round of the 2009 regional, carded        ... Won five total career events on the Florida
Gator Invitational and SEC Championship            a school record 9-under 62 ... Placed second        Junior Tour ... In 2008, won the FJT tourna-
... Finished in fourth at NCAA Regionals at        as the Knights claimed the Conference USA           ment ... Took top honors in 2007 at the FJT
2-under ... Finished tied for fifth at Desert       Championship in Sorrento, Fla., finishing at         Bluewater Bay ... Recorded first-place finishes
Intercollegiate ... Started the season with a      206 (-10) ... Tied for fifth (221, +5) at the UK     in 2006 at the FJT events in Dade City and
tied for 7th finish at the Olympia Fields In-       Bluegrass Invitational in Lexington, Ky. ... At     in North Venice ... In 2005, claimed medalist
vitational after carding a 5-over 215 ... Leads    the Adminstaff ASU Invitational in Augusta,         honors at the FJT Disney tournament in Lake
the team rounds at par or better (19), sub-        Ga., tied for third (208, -8) ... Tied for eighth   Buena Vista.
par rounds (14), rounds in the 60s (10) and        at the Hootie at Bulls Bay in Awendaw, S.C.,
rounds counted (.933) ... Fired a season-low       at 210 (-3) and recorded a 6-under 65 in the        Personal
66 in the first round of the Schenkel Invita-       second round... Claimed medalist honors at          Born on Dec. 25, 1989 ... Parents names are
tional en route to his 15-under 201 ... Aced       the Rio Pinar Invitational in Orlando, finishing     David and Terri Barber ... Has siblings Shayne,
hole No. 16 at the NCAA Regional using a 4         at 204 (-12) ... Tied a school record with an       Jayce and Shaylin ... Favorite local course is
iron from 227 yards.                               8-under 64 ... Tied for ninth at the SunTrust       the AU Club ... Career highlight is winning the
                                                   Gator Invitational in Gainesville, posting a        Florida State Amateur by nine shots ... Major-
Sophomore Year (2010-11)                           3-under 67 in the final round and finishing at        ing in entrepreneurship and family business
Second Team All-American ... First Team All-       209 (-1) ... Made collegiate debut at the Car-      ... Lists hobbies off the course as attending
SEC ... Finished season with a team-leading        pet Capital Collegiate in Rocky Face, Ga., and      the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, going to
70.91 scoring average, just .01 strokes off        tied for 10th (216, E) ... Earned C-USA Golfer      church and fishing.
school record ... Shot a school-record tying       of the Week honors following the event.
13 rounds in the 60s ... Led the Tigers in six

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                                           Dominic
                                                           Junior • Pittsford, N.Y. • McQuaid Jesuit
                                                                                                    Bozzelli
2012 Second Team All-SEC                         Amateur
2012 Gator Invitational Medalist                 Won the 2011 New York State Am, shoot-
2011 U.S. Collegiate Co-Medalist                 ing 73-69-66-73--281 ... Tied for 10th at the
2011 New York State Am Champion                  2011 Monroe Invitational ... Fired a final
2010 Eastern Am Medalist                         round 64 to claim medalist honors at 2010
2010 RDGA Match Play Finalist                    Eastern Am.
2009 RDGA Match Play Champion
2008 US Junior Semifinalist                       Junior
                                                 Reached semifianls of the 2008 U.S. Junior
Junior (2011-12)                                 Amateur, losing to eventual champion Cam-
Became the first Auburn golfer in history to      eron Peck ... 2008 Rolex Junior All-American
win back-to-back tournaments after winning       ... Tied for 16th at the 2008 Mizuno Junior
medalist honors at the U.S. Collegiate and       and the PING Inviational ... Tied for 20th
winning the Gator Invitational ... Fired a       at the 2008 Junior PGA Championship ...
67-73-70--210 (-6) at the U.S. Collegiate        Placed second at the 2007 Corsemax/Phila-
to earn his first collegiate medalist honor       delphia Runner Junior ... Placed second at
... Carried Auburn with a 68-64-70--202          the 2006 Lessing’s AJGA Classic .. Finished
(-8) to win the Gator Invitational by five        eighth at the 2006 Medicus Preseason Junior.
strokes ... Tied for fifth at the NCAA East
Regional in Greensboro after shooting even       Personal
par ... Finished tied for eighth at the Carpet   Born May 22, 1991 ... Parents are Dominic
Captial after shooting a 3-under 213 ... Tied    and Susan Bozzelli ... Has a sister, Bianca (11)
for 15th at the SEC Championship carding         ... Favorite local course is Robert Trent Jones
a 3-over 213 ... Finished tied for 19th at the   Links ... Lists career highlight as winning
Hootie at Bulls Bay ... Closed out the regular   back-to-back New York State high school
season with a tie for 15th finish at the Gary     titles ... Majoring in business ... Lists of the
Koch Invitational ... Ranks second on the        course hobbies as playing basketball and
team in scoring average at 72.03 ... Com-        fishing.
piled 14 rounds at par or better ... Carded
11 sub-par rounds ... Shot six rounds in the
60s ... Fired a career-low 64 in the Gator
Invitational.

Sophomore (2010-11)
Averaged 72.93 through five events in
2010-11 ... Counted 8-of-12 rounds ... Tied
for second in the Tigers’ victory at the 2011
Bluegrass Invitational ... Shot career low 67
and 215 at the Bluegrass ... Tied for 24th in
career debut, counting final round 70 during
the Tigers’ win at the 2010 Jerry Pate.

Freshman (2009-10)
Sat out freshman year after transferring
from UCF.



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                                           Niclas
                                                                                            Carlsson
                                                                                                  Sophomore • Enebyberg, Sweden

2012 Second Team All-SEC                         Amateur
2012 Hootie at Bulls Bay Medalist                Represented Sweden at the 2011 World
2011 SEC All-Freshman                            Amateur Team Championship ... Tied for
2011 World Amateur Team Championship
                                                 18th at the 2011 European Amateur ...
2010 Jerry Pate National Medalist
                                                 Runner-up at the 2009 Scandia Tour Elite
                                                 #6 ... Placed sixth at the 2009 Spirit Inter-
Sophomore (2011-12)
                                                 national ... Placed 15th at the 2010 Portu-
Recorded his second-career victory at the
                                                 guese Am.
Hootie at Bulls Bay after firing a 5-under
211 ... Ranks third on the team in scoring
                                                 Junior
average at 72.04 which also ranks 11th in
                                                 Tied for fifth in the 2009 Thunderbird Ju-
the SEC ... Finished tied for sixth at the
                                                 nior ... Reached semifinals of the 2008 Polo
Gator Invitational carding a 4-over 214 ...
                                                 Junior Classic.
Had a tie for eighth finish at the Desert
Intercollegiate at 3-under ... Began the sea-
                                                 Personal
son with a tie for 17th finish at the Carpet
                                                 Born Jan. 24, 1991, in Enebyburg, Sweden
Capital Collegiate ... Tied for 13th at the E-
                                                 ... Parents are Ingemar and Birgitta Carls-
Z-GO Schenkel Invitational after shooting
                                                 son ... Has brother, Stefan ... Favorite local
72-69-71--214 (-4) ... Finished tied for 15th
                                                 course is the AU Club ... Favorite pro ath-
at the Olympia Fields Invitational ... Ranks
                                                 lete is Zlatan Ibrahimović of Inter Milan ...
tied for second on the team in round at par
                                                 Favorite moment on the course was win-
or better with 14 ... Third on the team in
                                                 ning the European Boys’ Team Champion-
sub-par rounds with 10 ... Fired five rounds
                                                 ship in 2008.
in the 60s which ranks third on the team ...
Has counted 22-of-27 rounds.

Freshman (2010-11)
Became the first Auburn golfer since Jim-
my Green in 1988 to earn medalist honors
in his freshman season ... Won the 2010
Jerry Pate National shooting a 64-68-70--
202 ... Finished second on the team with a
71.87 scoring average, the seventh-lowest
in school history ... Shot low round 64 at
the Jerry Pate ... Earned three top-10s and
five top-20s ... Counted 28-of-30 rounds
... Shot 16 rounds at par or better ... Led
Tigers in three 2010-11 events ... Tied for
fifth at the 2011 Gator Invitational ... Tied
for seventh in the Tigers’ win at the 2011
Chris Schenkel Invitational.




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                                           Will
                                                                                        McCurdy
                                                             Senior • Fort Payne, Ala. • Fort Payne HS

2012 Second Team All-SEC                         ed 14 rounds at par or better ... Led the
Round of 64 - 2011 U.S. Amateur                  team in sub-par rounds with nine ... Earned
2011 Palmetto Am Medalist                        first tournament win of his career at the
2011 Eastern Am Runner-up                        2010 Tiger Shootout ... Led the team with
2011 Spirit of America Runner-up                 10 top-20 finishes ... Tied for 11th at the
2010 Tiger Shootout Medalist                     NCAA Central Regional.
2009 U.S. Amateur
2009 Montgomery CC Invitational                  Freshman Year (2008-09)
Medalist                                         Competed in four spring events ... record-
                                                 ed a scoring average of 75.25 ... Best fin-
Senior (2011-12)                                 ish came in a tie for 10th at the Seminole
Finished in fourth place en route to Au-         Intercollegiate where he led the team with
burn’s win at the Hootie at Bulls Bay af-        a 75-75-67--217 ... Shot low round of the
ter shooting a 72-71-70--213 (-3) ... Ranks      season, a 67, at the Seminole.
third on the team in scoring average at
72.37 ... Started the season with a tie for      Amateur
eighth finish after carding an 8-under at         Qualified for the 2009 and 2011 U.S. Ama-
Carpet Capital Collegiate ... Recorded his       teurs advancing to match play in 2011 ...
second top-10 finish of the season at the         Won the 2011 Palmetto Am ... Runner-up
Jerry Pate National after finishing 10th at       at the 2011 Spirit of Dixie and Eastern Am
3-over ... Fired a 75-70-72--217 (+1) to fin-     ... Runner-up at 2011 U.S. Am qualifier ...
ish tied for 12 at Gary Koch Invitational ...    Won the 2009 Montgomery Country Club
Notched another top-20 finish at the E-Z-         Invitational with a 65-70-69--204 ... Shared
GO Schenkel Invitational after shooting a        the Collegiate Cup with teammate Jackson
71-69-73--213 (-3) ... Fourth on the team        Beindorf at the 2009 MCC Invitational ...
at rounds at par or better with 13 and sub-      Tied for 48th at the 2008 Labor Day Invi-
par rounds at 9.                                 tational with a 78-74--152. Junior: Tied for
                                                 17th at the 2007 U.S. Junior Amateur.
Junior (2010-11)
Shot low round 67 during second round            Personal
of the 2010 Gary Koch en route to a 12th         Born May 22, 1990 ... Parents are Ben
place tie ... Counted 11-of-15 rounds ... Fin-   McCurdy and Susan Hawkins ... Has two
ished season with a 71.20 second round           brothers, - Zac, 12, and Devin, 19. ... Favor-
scoring average ... Carded five rounds at         ite local course is Moore’s Mill Club ... Per-
par or better ... His 67 at the Koch tied his    sonal highlight is qualifying for the 2007 U.S.
collegiate best.                                 Junior Amateur ... Lists favorite athletes as
                                                 Ernie Els and Vijay Singh ... Enjoys playing
Sophomore Year (2009-10)                         the banjo, hunting and watching football.
Competed in all 13 events ...Lowest re-
turning scorer (72.91) from the 2009-10
season ... Led team in top-five finishes with
three ... Counted 32-of-36 rounds ... Card-



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                                            Michael
                                                                               Johnson
                                                     Freshman • Birmingham, Ala. • Spain Park

2012 All-Freshman SEC Team
2011 U.S. Am Qualifying Co-Medalist

Freshman (2011-12)
Started all four fall events as a true fresh-
man ... Finished the fall with a tied for third
after shooting a 69-71-72--212 (-4) at the
U.S. Collegiate ... Tied for seventh at the
SEC Championship shooting a 1-under 209
... Tied for 19th in his first collegiate tour-
nament at the Carpet Capital Collegiate ...
Tied for 15th at the Olympia Fields Invita-
tional at 7-over ... Finished tied for 19th in
Auburn’s win at the Gator Invitational at
9-over ... Ranks fifth on the team in scoring
average at 72.30 ... Has counted 20-of-24
rounds this season which ranks second on
the team ... Has fired 12 rounds at par or
better ... Carded eight sub-par rounds.

Amateur
Earned co-medalist honors at his 2011 U.S.
Am qualifier ... Placed fourth at the 2011
Spirit of America ... Tied for fourth at the
2011 Greystone Invitational ... Won the
2010 Alabama State Match Play as a high
school senior.

Junior
Won the 2010 Junior Players and the
Deutsche Junior Open ... Earned top-10
finishes at the Ping Invitational and Charles
Howell Junior Championship ... Led Spain
Park High School to the 2010 Alabama
High School 6A state championship while
claiming individual medalist honors, carding
a 67-68--135.




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                                       Nick
                                                                                  Clinard
                                         Head Coach • Third Season • Alma Mater: Wake Forest (1995)


Hometown                               • Has compiled a 369-99-5 (.785) record through three seasons as head coach for
Gastonia, N.C.
                                         the Tigers
Education                              • Has coached 10 All-SEC and one All-America selections at Auburn
Wake Forest, 1995                      • Won 17 tournaments in his coaching career, including eight wins at Auburn
  • Bachelors Degree in Speech Com-
munication                             • Named Conference USA Coach of the Year and NCAA Southeast Regional
                                         Coach of the Year in 2009
Coaching Experience
Auburn Head Coach (2009-present)       • While at UCF, Clinard coached two All-Americans, four Academic All-Americans,
Central Florida Head Coach (2001-09)     two Conference Players of the Year, three individual conference championships
Playing Experience
                                         and 11 All-Conference Selections
Southern Methodist (1991)              • Led UCF and Auburn to NCAA Regional Play in 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009,
Wake Forest (1992-95)                    2010, 2011 and 2012
NGA Hooters Tour (1996-2001)
                                       • Has led 8 Tigers to Medalist Honors
                                       • Finished in the Top-5 25 times at Auburn
                                       • Led the Tigers to the lowest scoring average in history last season at 286.39
                                       • Went to the 2012 NCAA Championship with Auburn and the 2009 NCAA Cham-
                                       pionship with UCF




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                               NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES
1985 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                               (18TH)          1995 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                          (16TH)                  2004 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                            (T21ST)
Grenelefe Resort • Haines City, Fla.                                 Scarlett Course • Columbus, Ohio                                        The Homestead • Hot Springs,Va.
Host: Florida                                                        Host: Ohio State                                                        Host: Virginia Tech
Auburn ........................... 297-299-309--905                  Auburn ....................................297-295-592                  Auburn ........................... 283-298-298--879
John Fridge ...................... 71-75-75-73--294 (T16)            Chip Spratlin ........... 67-71-70-75--283 (Champion)                   Jonathan Dismuke ............... 68-74-75--217 (T40)
Eric Hamilton ................. 75-73-75-74--297 (T26)               Jay Hobby .........................................77-74--151 (--)      Andrew Medley ................... 71-75-73--219 (T55)
John Wright ...............................73-75-80--228 (--)        Bryant MacKellar ............................78-74--152 (--)            Will Claxton ......................... 74-72-76--222 (T87)
Carter Mize ...............................78-79-79--236 (--)        Iain Steel ...........................................75-76--151 (--)   Stuart Moore........................ 71-77-75--223 (T95)
Todd Smith.................................82-76-84--242 (--)        Gary Christian ................................78-77--155 (--)          Matthew Myers ..................73-78-75--226 (T123)

1986 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                                 (22ND)        1997 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                             (T16TH)              2006 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                         (T19TH)
Bermuda Run CC • Winston-Salem, N.C.                                 Conway Farms • Chicago, Ill.                                            Crosswater Course • Sunriver, Ore.
Host: Wake Forest                                                    Host: Northwestern                                                      Host: Portland
Auburn ........................... 302-299-299--900                  Auburn ....................................301-288-589                  Auburn ........................... 295-293-292--880
Eric Hamilton ................. 72-74-75-76--297 (T60)               Bryant MacKellar ..............75-69-70-70--284 (T6)                    Andrew Medley ............... 73-74-71--218 (T39th)
Gary Emmon ........................ 79-69-78--228 (T93)              Jason Dufner............................... 75-71--146 (T43)            Glenn Northcutt ............. 74-72-73--219 (T50th)
Jody Berklich ......................77-78-73--228 (T107)             Reid Edstrom ............................. 80-70--150 (T86)             Patton Kizzire ..................76-75-71--222 (T82nd)
John Fridge ..........................75-80-73--228 (T107)           Roland Thatcher ...................... 74-79--153 (T118)                Jay Moseley ..................... 77-72-77--226 (T117th)
Jim Curren ..........................78-78-78--234 (T154)            Ryan Cabbage .......................... 77-78--155 (T135)               Stuart Moore..................72-77-78--227 (T123rd)

1989 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP       (T29TH)                                 1998 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                         (10TH)                   2007 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                            (30TH)
Oak Tree Country Club • Edmund, Okla                                 University Course • Albuquerque, N.M.                                   Golden Horseshoe • Williamsburg,Va.
Hosts: Oklahoma and Oklahoma State                                   Host: New Mexico                                                        Host: VCU
Auburn .................................. 293-316--609               Auburn ..................290-283-285-287--1145                          Auburn ........................... 295-291-287--873
Billy Edwards .........................................74-82--156    Reid Edstrom ................. 75-68-71-70--284 (T26)                   Andrew Medley ................... 73-74-68--215 (T74)
Jimmy Green...........................................69-84--153     Scott Weatherly ............. 70-72-71-71--284 (T26)                    Glenn Northcutt ................. 75-71-71--217 (T92)
Dean Refram ..........................................75-82--157     Bryant MacKellar ........... 71-71-70-73--285 (T29)                     Patton Kizzire ....................73-72-77--222 (T127)
Steve O'Neil ...........................................81-75--156   Jason Dufner................... 74-72-73-74--293 (T65)                  Steven Groover .................77-74-73--224 (T137)
Paul Garner ............................................75-77--152   Roland Thatcher ............ 76-75-73-73--297 (T77)                     Jay Moseley .........................74-75-75--224 (T137)

1990 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                          (25TH)               2000 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                             (14TH)               2008 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                                   (16TH)
Innisbrook Resort • Tarpon Springs, Fla.                             Grand National Lake Course • Auburn, Ala.                               The Kampen Course • West Lafayette Ind.
Host: Florida                                                        Host: Auburn                                                            Host: Purdue
Auburn ................. 305-296-299-308-1208                        Auburn ..................290-288-288-293--1159                          Auburn ........................... 306-304-304--914
Jimmy Green................... 73-73-73-77--296 (T49)                Kevin Haefner ................ 75-72-66-69--282 (T15)                   Steven Groover ...............................78-76-74--228
Tommy Druhan .............. 80-73-73-76--302 (T87)                   Jason Dufner................... 75-72-72-72--291 (T53)                  Patton Kizzire ..................................79-75-75--229
Shane Supple ................75-73-77-79--304 (T103)                 Scott Weatherly.............. 71-75-74-76--296 (T71)                    Gordon Strother .............................75-77-77--229
Steve O’Neil .................80-79-76-76--311 (T137)                Roland Thatcher ...............71-73-76-79--299 (76)                    Jay Moseley .......................................76-76-78--230
Joey Davis......................77-77-77-80--311 (T137)              Jon Rusk .......................... 73-71-81-78--303 (T79)              Glenn Northcutt .............................77-79-79--235

1993 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                                 (T17TH)       2002 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                          (T28TH)
Champions Club • Lexington, Ky.                                      Scarlett Course • Columbus, Ohio
Host: Kentucky                                                       Host: Ohio State
Auburn ....................................309-299-608               Auburn ..................288-287-301-306--1182
Joey Davis.................................... 73-76--149 (T95)      Kevin Haefner ................ 70-72-76-74--292 (T74)
Bob Frazer .................................. 79-68--147 (T84)       Jay Mundy ........................ 72-69-77-75--293 (T80)
Rick Gehr .................................. 76-79--155 (T126)       Lee Williams .................73-71-74-79--297 (T111)
Chip Spratlin............................. 81-76--157 (T134)         Jonathan Dismuke ..........73-75-79-78--305 (147)
Michael Lindsay .................................... 149 (T95th)     Will Claxton ....................76-79-74-81--310 (155)

1994 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                              (T7TH)           2003 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP                             (8TH)
Stonebridge CC • McKinney,Texas                                      Karsten Creek • Stillwater, Okla.
Host: SMU                                                            Host: Oklahoma State
Auburn ..................287-297-280-284--1148                       Auburn ..................299-303-301-312--1215
Iain Steel .......................... 71-70-69-76--286 (T17)         Lee Williams ........ 69-72-71-77--289 (runner-up)
Chip Spratlin................... 70-73-72-75--290 (T35)              Jonathan Dismuke ......... 74-77-77-82--310 (T56)
Gary Christian ............... 76-75-69-71--291 (T41)                Tyler McKeever.............. 81-78-71-81--311 (T59)
Will Blackmon................ 72-79-71-69--291 (T50)                 Jay Mundy ........................ 87-76-82-77--322 (T83)
Brett Boner .................... 74-79-71-69--293 (T51)              Will Claxton ................... 75-88-86-77--326 (T86)


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INDIVIDUAL NCAA TOURNAMENT PERFORMANCES
                                       Scoring     Rounds at       Rounds      Rounds      Best
Name               Rounds   Strokes    Average    Par or Better   Under Par     in 60s     finish
Kevin Haefner         8       574       71.75           4            3             2        T15
Bryant MacKellar     10       721       72.10           6            4             1        T6
Reid Edstrom          6       434       72.33           3            2             1        T26
Andrew Medley         9       652       72.44           3            3             1        T39
Scott Weatherly       8       580       72.50           4            2             0        T26
Will Blackmon         4       291       72.75           2            1             1        T50
Iain Steele           6       437       72.83           3            3             1        T17
Chip Spratlin        10       730       73.00           5            4             1     Champion
Jason Dufner         10       730       73.00           4            1             0        T43
Brett Boner           4       293       73.25           2            2             1        T51
Lee Williams         8        586       73.28           4            2             1     Runner-up
Bob Frazier           2       147       73.50           1            1             1        T84
Eric Hamilton         8       594       74.25           -            -             0        T26
Gary Christian        6       446       74.33           2            2             1        T41
Glenn Northcutt       9       669       74.33           3            2             0        T50
Michael Lindsey       2       149       74.50           0            0             0        T95
John Fridge           7       522       74.57           -            -             0        T16
Steven Groover        6       452       75.33           0            0             0       T137
Patton Kizzire        9       673       74.77           1            1             0        T82
Jimmy Green           6       449       74.83           0            0             0        T49
Roland Thatcher      10       749       74.90           1            1             0         76
Jay Moseley           9       680       75.56           1            0             0       T117
Stuart Moore          6       450       75.00           2            1             0        T95
Matthew Myers         3       226       75.33           0            0             0       T123
Gary Emmon            3       226       75.33           -            -             1        T93
Tommy Druhan          4       302       75.50           0            0             0        T87
Jay Hobby             2       151       75.50           0            0             0         --
Jonathan Dismuke     11       832       75.63           1            1             1        T40
John Wright           3       228       76.00           0            0             0         --
Jody Berklich         3       228       76.00           0            0             0       T107
Paul Garner           2       152       76.00           0            0             0         --
Shane Supple          4       304       76.00           0            0             0       T103
Gordon Strother       0       229       76.33           0            0             0         --
Joey Davis            6       460       76.67           0            0             0        T95
Jay Mundy             8       615       76.88           1            1             1        T80
Ryan Cabbage          2       155       77.50           0            0             0       T135
Rick Gehr             2       155       77.50           0            0             0       T126
Tyler McKeever        4       311       77.75           1            1             0        T59
Jon Rusk              4       303       75.75           0            0             0        T79
Steve O’Neil         6        467       77.83           0            0             0       T137
Carter Mize           3       236       78.66           0            0             0         --
Will Claxton         11       858       78.00           1            0             0        T86
Jim Curren            3       234       78.00           0            0             0       T154
Billy Edwards         2       156       78.00           0            0             0         --
Dean Refram           2       157       78.50           0            0             0         --
Todd Smith            3       242       80.67           0            0             0         --




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