Hammer becomes first OSU Kepler champion since 2009
Hammer, a freshman from Denmark, sits atop leaderboard
Ohio State looks to contend for its 24th Kepler Intercollegiate team title on its home course
Ohio State with two individuals - Tee-K Kelly and Logan Jones - in the Top 10
The Buckeyes move on with a two-day, 54-hole contest in Wilmington, N.C.
2014 Robert Kepler Intercollegiate
Ohio State Career Honors: Ohio State Scholar Athlete (2013)
Fall 2013 (Sophomore Season): Played in three tournaments for the Buckeyes ... finished 24th at the Northern Intercollegiate with a 223 (77-75-71) ... season-best finish came at the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate where he totaled a season-low 219 (72-73-74) ... also played at the Windon Memorial.
2012-13 (Freshman Season): Started his Buckeye career with a T-35th finish at the Marshall Invitational (Sept. 10-11) with a 219 (75-72-72) ... led the squad with a 3-1-0 record at the Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 8-9) ... was the top Buckeye at the Seminole Intercollegiate (March 15-17), tying for 13th with a season-low 214 (70-73-71) ... came in tied for 17th at the Big Ten Championships, totaling a 300 (76-73-73-78) in his first postseason tournament ... compiled a 74.93 stroke average over 11 tournaments played ... 23 of 30 rounds counted toward team score.
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