Southern Miss totaled 33 Student-Athletes receiving this honor
2011-12 (r-So.): Participated in five tournaments, averaging 74.9 strokes per round ... Recorded first career top five finish, tying for third-place at the USA Individual Tournament (2/20-21), where he also set career-best in low round (71) and low 36-hole score (147) ... Set a career-best with a 54-hole score of 221 at the Argent Financial Classic (3/11-13).
2010-11 (Fr.): Participated in four tournaments, averaging 77.3 strokes per round ... Twice had career low rounds of 73 ... Had his best finish at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate, where he tied for 55th-place.
Prep: Named All-State in both 2007 and 2008 ... Posted a fourth-place at the 2008 Missouri High School State Championship ... Captured the Future Collegiate World Tour (FCWT) St. Andrews Classic, while taking second-place at FCWT the Mission Inn - Las Colinas Open ... Was named 2008 FCWT Third Team All-American ... Finished in fourth place at the 2008 Missouri Junior Amateur and sixth-place at the 2009 American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) Lockton Kansas City Junior.
Personal: Brother Tyler played golf at Southern Miss ... Cousin Matt Hillis played golf at Southeast Missouri State ... Majoring in Accounting.