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Thomas Walsh
Thomas  Walsh

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
High Point, N.C.

High School:
Westchester Country Day


Virginia
2016-17 (Sophomore)

• Named an honorable mention All-American by PING/GCAA
• Third on the team with 72.54 stroke average
• Placed 28th at NCAA Championships by shooting +2, 290
• Was UVA's No. 2 finisher at NCAAs
• Fired 5-under 67 during NCAA third round to help UVA placed 10th overall
• Posted UVA's best tourney score, shooting 11-under 205 at Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate
• 19 of his 39 rounds were par or better
• Had three top-10 finishes
• UVA's top finisher at Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate and Gary Koch Invitational

2015-16 (Freshman)
• Named to the Virginia State Golf Coaches Association's all-state team (second team)
• Played in 11 of 13 tournaments
• Finished third on the team with 72.54 stroke average
• Finished 21st in ACC in stroke average
• Was 39th at NCAA Regional (Franklin) at even par 216
• Placed 75th at NCAA Championships
• Posted his first top-10 with a ninth-place finish at Kiawah Classic
• Had an 11th-place finish at Wolfpack Intercollegiate where he shot 1-under 212 to wrap up regular season
• Wolfpack featured his low tourney score (212) and round (67)
• Led UVA with ninth-place finish at ACC Championships
• Named to ACC Men's Golf All-Academic team for first time

Junior / Amateur Golf
• 2014 AJGA Izod Champion
• Played on the 2012 USA-China Ryder Cup Matches at Olympic Club
• Finished 40th in the 2015 USGA Four Ball
• Five top-five finishes and eight top-10 finishes in AJGA play
• Was 13th in 2014 Junior Players
• Member of the 2014 Carolinas Amateur Team against Virginias Amateur team in Captain's Putter Cup

High School/Personal
• Played for coach Adam Schwartz at Westchester Country Day School
• Team MVP from 2012 to 2015
• 2014 and 2015 State Champion for AA North Carolina Private Schools
• Runner up in 2013 state championship
• Conference Champion 2011-2013
• 2013 High Schools Tournament of Champions winner
• Parents are Elizabeth and Tom
• Has two older siblings: Molly and Mallory
• Born in High Point, N.C.


Thomas Walsh's Career Statistics

YEAR ROUNDS STROKES AVG LOW
2015-2016 35 2539 72.54 67
2016-2017 39 2829 72.54 65
CAREER 74 5368 72.54 65


Thomas Walsh's Career Bests
Career Best Tournament Finish: 2nd, Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate, Oct. 14-16, 2016
Career Top-10 Finishes: 5
Career Best 54-Hole Score: 205, Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate, Oct. 14-16, 2016
Career Best 18-Hole Score: 65, Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate, Oct. 15, 2016

2015-16 Tournament Results

Date Tournament Score Par Total Overall Place UVa Place
Sept. 25-26 DICK's Challenge Cup 72-69-77 +5 218 28 4
Oct. 9-11 Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate 76-76-73 +9 225 57 4
Oct. 16-18 U.S. Collegiate 74-76-72 +6 222 41 3
Nov. 1-3 Kiawah Classic 71-70 -3 141 9 2
Feb. 19-21 John Burns Intercol. 73-74-72 +3 219 32 3
March 7-8 Palmetto Invite 71-69-75 +5 215 19 1
March 12-13 Hackler Championship 77-69-71 +1 217 27 3
March 20-22 Linger Longer Invit. 68-77-76 +6 222 38 3
April 16-17 Wolfpack Intercollegiate 76-67-69 -1 212 11 3
April 22-24 ACC Championships 73-71-69 -1 212 11 3
May 16-18 NCAA Regional 71-72-73 E 216 39 4
May 27-30 NCAA Championships^ 74-74-71 +9 219 75 3

^Results thru first three rounds before cut

2016-17 Tournament Results

Date Tournament Score Par Total Overall Place UVa Place
Sept. 9-11 Carpet Capital Intercol. 70-69-69 -8 208 6 2
Sept. 19-20 Inverness Intercol. 74-75-69 +3 218 26 3
Oct. 14-16 Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate 71-65-69 -11 205 2 1
Oct. 21-23 GCG Collegiate 75-75-79 +13 229 73 5
Feb. 15-17 John Burns Intercol. 75-71-74 +4 220 47 5
March 6-7 Palmetto Intercollegiate 68-67-76 +1 211 9 3
March 11 Hackler Championship 75-75 +6 211 9 3
March 19-21 Linger Longer Invit. 71-72-73 E 216 27 4
March 26-28 Hootie @ Bulls Bay 72-76-71 +3 219 40 3
April 11-12 Gary Koch Invite 71-73-72 E 216 19 1
April 21-22 ACC Championships 79-71-75 +9 225 34 4
May 15-17 NCAA Regional 73-75-75 +2 222 17 2
May 26-29 NCAA Championships 74-69-67-80 +2 290 28 2

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