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Virginia 2014-15 (Sophomore) • Helped UVa to an 18th-place finish at NCAA Championships • Was the Cavaliers' No. 2 finisher, placing 51st at +6, 222 • His final round birdie on par-5 18th hole at NCAA Regional broke tie with Wichita State for fifth place • Was UVa's No. 2 finisher at NCAA regional, placing 25th at +5, 221 • Played in 11 of 13 tournaments • Led the team in scoring at the Northern Intercollegiate and Primland Challenge tournaments • Reset low collegiate scoring mark with 6-under 210 at Primland • Equaled his low 18-hole score with 5-under 67 at Primland, posting that number in both the second and third rounds • Recognized on ACC Academic Honor Roll
2013-14 (Freshman) • Played in nine tournaments during the season • Combined with first-year Derek Bard to give UVa the No. 10 freshman class according to Golfstat • Posted a stroke average of 73.44 • Top showing was at Schenkel Invitational where he placed third • That tourney also provided him his low single-round score (67) and tournament score (212) on the season • Had four top-25 finishes and came in 26th twice • Tied for third at U.S. Open Local Qualifier (Trinity, Fla.) to advance to Sectional site • Was 64th at NCAA Regional • Named to ACC Honor Roll
Amateur & Junior Golf Notes •Qualified for a 2014 U.S. Open Sectional •AJGA All-American in 2012 and 2013 • Was ranked No. 51 by American Junior Golf Association/Polo when he signed with UVa. • Was ranked No. 63 by Junior Golf Scoreboard and No. 3 player in the state of Florida when he signed with the Cavaliers • Ranked in top-10 by AJGA and Golfweek for 2013 high school class • Placed fourth at 2013 Eastern Amateur • Participated in 2013 Wyndham Club (East vs. West Coast) • Tied for 11th at 2013 AJGA Thunderbird Invitational • Was ninth at 2013 AJGA Innisbrook event •Was top-20 at 2013 Dixie Amateur • Tied for runner up at 2012 Jones Club and was fifth at 2011 Junior Jones Cup • Tied for fifth at 2012 AJGA in Puerto Rico •Florida Cup Team member in 2012 • Was ninth at 2012 Western Junior Championship • Managed a runner-up finish at 2012 AJGA Colorado tourney • Champion of 56th Florida State Boys Junior and tied for first the following year • Won the HJGT 54-Hole Mid-Season Championship • Was second at the AJGA Junior at Fox Hill • Placed third at the FJT at Lake Jovita tournament
Gaither / Personal • Was third in the Florida Boys 2A State Championship in 2012 • Was home schooled, but competed for Gaither High School team golf for coach Dwane Olinger • A four-time All-Hillsborough County first-team selection • Was selected as the Hillsborough County Player of the Year in 2011, 2012 and 2013 • Won two district titles and regional medalist as a senior • Mother is named Teri and father is James • Has an older sister (Cheryl) and brother (Derick) and younger sister (Theresa) • Born in Tampa, Fla.
Jimmy Stanger's Career Statistics
Jimmy Stanger's Career Bests Career Best Tournament Finish: 3rd, Schenkel Invitational, March 16, 2014 Career Top-10 Finishes: 3 Career Best 54-Hole Score: 210, Primland Collegiate, Sept. 29-30, 2014 Career Best 18-Hole Score: 67 (3 times most recently) Primland Collegiate, Sept. 30, 2014