Participated in 12 of Gamecocks' 13 Tournaments Fired a low round score of 68 at the both the Schenkel E-Z-GO Invitational and the SEC Championship Posted four top-10 finishes and five top-20 finishes Finished with a stoke average of 73.34, third best on the team Member of the five-man squads that competed at the SEC Championships and NCAA East Regional.
Competed in all 13 South Carolina tournaments Posted a low round score of 66 at Palmetto-Cleveland Golf Collegiate Registered four top 20 finishes and one top ten finish His top ten finish came at the Palmetto-Clevand Golf Collegiate where he finished third Recorded a stroke average of 74.37 Posted the third lowest stroke average on the team A member of the five-man squad that competed in both the SEC and NCAA Championships.
A freshman that played in seven tournaments as a Gamecock Registered a low round score of 67 at the Cleveland Golf-Augusta State Recorded one top 20 finish Posted teams' third best stroke average with 74.7 Played a total of 21 rounds
Lettered four years at South Aiken High School Five top 15 finishes Ranked No. 3 in the state in South Carolina Junior Rankings Finished fifth at the State AAAA Tournament Holds course record at Woodside Plantation Country Club with a round of 64 Tied for first with current Gamecock teammate, Jonathan Jackson, at the Charles Tillman Junior Championship Won the Southern Cross Invitational MVP of high school team in 2000 and 2001 All-region and all-state his junior and senior year
Up Close with Hamilton...
My favorite vacation I can remember as a youngster: Edisto Beach
I would most like to spend the day with: Arnold Palmer
I'd like to switch places for one day with: Eric Clapton
I would like to play a round of golf with: President Bush
If I were an animal I would be a: Bird, so I could fly
No one knows how much I: Love basketball
One thing I remember my parents saying when I was young: Clean your room
One thing that impresses me about Coach Blackmon: His knowledge of the game
I chose USC: Because I have been a fan all my life
If I could have a super hero power it would be: Super strength
My favorite golf course is: The Farm, it is a challenging and beautiful course
My most memorable golf moment: Making a birdie on the last hole of the Southern Cross to win
My perfect day: Winning the Masters
My main goal in life: Give everything my best effort