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Ben McClung


Sophomore 6-0, 160

Ponte Vedra, FL

Episcopal H. S.

2001-2002 Season
Competed in five tournaments, compiling a 76.53 stroke average in 15
rounds...Best finish was a tie for 45th place at The Intercollegiate at
Finley...Best score was a six-over-par 222 at The Intercollegiate at Finley.

Amateur
Finished third with a five-under-par 138 at the 2002 Jacksonville City
Amateur...Won the 1997 JAGA City Junior Championship with a two round score
of 145...1997 PGA Junior Tour Points Winner...Was runner-up at the FCWT
Mission Inn Masters with a three-round total of 221...Posted four top-10
AJGA finishes, including a tie for ninth at the Abacoa Junior in July
2001...Also set a personal record for low round with a 68 at Abacoa.

High School
Four-year letterwinner at Episcopal...Captured Episcopal's Male Scholar
Athlete of the Year award as a sophomore...Also a member of Mu Alpha Theta,
Joe Berg Society, National Honor Society, and a President's Education Award
recipient.

Personal
Born September 8, 1982©Father is Roger McClung©Has an older brother, Kyle,
who is an alumnus of the University of Georgia and a sister, Bridget, who is
an elementary school teacher in Augusta, Ga©Planned major is Human and
Organizational Development©Hobbies include ceramics, photography, fishing
and backpacking.

Off the Course With the Commodores
Favorite Non-Golf Athlete: Mark Lemke
Favorite Golf Course: Pete Dye Golf Club
Favorite Tournament Played: SEC Championship
Favorite Professional Golf Tournament: Tournament Players Championship
Favorite Professional Sports Team: Jacksonville Jaguars
Favorite Non-Sports Movie: Shawshank Redemption
Favorite Sports Movie: Caddyshack
Favorite Actor: Russell Crowe
Favorite Meal: Eggs, cheese and ketchup
Favorite Candy: Big League Chew
Favorite City: Whistler, British Columbia
Favorite late-night snack: Nachos
My favorite non-golf sport is: Fly fishing
Before a round I: Visualize success
Ten years from now, I: Will look back with no regrets

 
Year-By-Year Tournament Scores
2001-2002 Tournaments Finish Scores Par
Coastal Carolina Invitational T60 78-79-75=232 +16
Conrad Rehling Spring Invitational T57 83-75-69=227 +14
Billy Hitchcock Intercollegiate T55 78-80-76=234 +18
The Intercollegiate at Finley T45 74-73-75=222 +6
SEC Championship 52 82-78-73=233 +23
       
Career Totals
Year Rounds Strokes Stroke Avg.
2001-2002 15 1148 76.53

 


 









 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
                   
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