Record number of athletes honored, including 16 with 4.0 grade-point averages for the year
Ohio State recorded second-lowest round on final day
Buckeyes in ninth place after 36 holes
Buckeye freshman shoots 2-under 70
Conference championship scheduled for April 22-24
Grant Weaver Photo Gallery
2012 NCAA Ann Arbor Regional - Day Two Photos taken by Lon Horwedel
2012 NCAA Ann Arbor Regional - Day One Photos taken by Lon Horwedel
Jack Nicklaus Invitational at Muirfield Village Golf Club
2015-16 (Senior Season): Played 20 rounds with a season stroke average of 77.20 ... chipped in nine scores to the team tally as a member of the OSU lineup for five events ... registered a T-18th finish in the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate (Apr. 9-10) to earn a spot in the lineup for the Big Ten Championships ... a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... also earned Academic All-Big Ten and OSU Scholar-Athlete honors.
2014-15 (Junior Season): Played all 37 rounds, pacing the team with 28 scores contributed to the team tally ... posted a season stroke average of 73.92 which included four rounds in the 60s and seven total under par ... wrapped up the Windon Memorial Classic (Sept. 21-22) firing 68-69 in the final two rounds, pushing Ohio State to a second place finish and tied for fourth individually ... earned a share of 11th place the following weekend in the Jack Nicklaus Invitational (Sept. 28-29) as the Buckeyes captured a team title ... final round 68 in the Intercollegiate at The Grove (Oct. 26-28) propelled Ohio State to another team championship and top-10 individual placement ... top OSU performer in the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate (Apr. 11-12), placing fifth (72-67-73) ... an Academic All-Big Ten selection and Big Ten Distinguished Scholar.
2013-14 (Medical Redshirt Season): Competed in the first three tournaments of the season before tearing his ACL (medical redshirt candidate) ... averaged 76.67 strokes per round ... contributed to the team score in 5.5 of nine rounds played ... placed T-29th in The Windon Memorial (Sept. 22-23), carding a 6-over 222 (72-77-73) ... earned a top-50 finish in the Jack Nicklaus Invitational, tying for 47th place at 20-over (79-77-77--233) ... an Academic All-Big Ten and Ohio State Scholar-Athlete selection.
2012-13 (Sophomore Season): Had a 73.71 stroke average to come in second on the squad ... competed in all 12 tournaments with 27 of 32 rounds counting towards team score ... had eight rounds under par with five in the 60s ... totaled seven top 20 finishes with three in the top 10 ... carded a 209 (68-69-72) at the Marshall Invitational (Sept. 10-11) and came in seventh ... finished third at the Northwestern Spring Invitational (April 15-16) ... totaled a score of 210 (73-69-68) at the the tournament ... tied for 12th at Windon Memorial (Sept. 23-24) to guide Ohio State to a team victory ... finished with a 220 at the tournament ... concluded the season in a tie for eighth at the Big Ten Championships, totaling a 7-over 295 (78-73-72-72) ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2011-12 (Freshman Season): Named the Big Ten Freshman fo the Year ... began his collegiate career as a Buckeye by competing in three tournaments for the Buckeyes and one as an individual during the fall season... compiled a stroke average of 75.6 over 10 rounds of competition in the fall ... saw his first action as a Buckeye at the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational ... finished T-25th at the Inverness Intercollegiate (Sept. 27th) as an individual ... was the low Buckeye at the Isleworth Intercollegiate (Oct. 23-25) with a total of 226 ... highlight of his spring season came at the FAU Spring Break Championship (Mar.23-25) with a season-best finish of 210 (3-under) and tied for fourth ... came in tied for 12th at the Wildcat Invitational (Apr. 2-3) with a total of 226 ... in his first Big Ten Championship, he was the low finisher for the Buckeyes with a four-round total of 302 and a T-21st finish ... completed the year with a 75.52 stroke average over 29 rounds played ... an Ohio State Scholar-Athlete.
Prior to Ohio State: Attended Waynedale High School ... 2010 Northern Ohio PGA player of the year ... four-year starter who helped Waynedale to Wayne County Athletic League championships each season ... four-time league Most Valuable Player ... received All-Ohio honors all four years ... two-time state runner-up and district medalist with an 18-hole stroke average of 70.8 his senior year ... also lettered in basketball.
Personal: Son of Ron and Joanna Weaver ... has two younger siblings, Hannah and Thad ... involved with National Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes in high school ... has taken week-long mission trips the last three years around the U.S. to work with homeless and inner-city children ... majoring in kinesiology.
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Colin Bowles and Grant Engle Sign NLIs