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Jamie Wilson
Jamie  Wilson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

High School:
Bishop England

Awards/Honors

  • SEC Co-Freshman of the Week - March 29, 2017
  • SEC Freshman of the Week - Feb. 22, 2017

2016-17 (Freshman)

  • Saw action in 10 events as a true freshman, playing in the starting lineup for all eight tournaments in the spring
  • Posted a 72.97 18-hole scoring average, the sixth best for a freshman in program history
  • Made postseason debut at the SEC Championship (April 21-24) and the NCAA West Lafayette Regional (May 15-17), T-44th (228, +12) at NCAA Regionals and T-16th (211, +1) at SECs
  • Propelled the Gamecocks to first ever SEC Match Play after shooting a career-best 66 (-4) in the final round of stroke play at the SEC Championship
  • The 66 at SECs tied for the fourth lowest 18-hole score by a freshman in program history
  • Had a career best showing at the Hootie At Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (March 26-28), finishing T-5th to propel the team to its third consecutive title at the event
  • Shot 69-72-72 (209, -7) to set a new 54-hole career low, performance earned him SEC Co-Freshman of the Week honors
  • Made debut in the South Carolina lineup in the opening tournament of the spring, the All-American Intercollegiate (Feb. 17-19)
  • T-32nd (217, +1) to help the team place fourth, carded two even par 72s and led the team with 11 birdies as he earned his first SEC Freshman of the Week honors for his performance
  • Score counted 22 of 23 times (95.7 percent) as he finished third on the team with 11 rounds of par or better and five rounds in the 60s

Prior to South Carolina

  • Ranked the No. 5 recruit in South Carolina
  • The No. 71 national prospect for his class and No. 138 overall for all ages
  • Won the 2015 Major Championship at True Blue
  • Medalist for the 2015 Beth Daniel Junior Azalea
  • Runner-up at the 2014 SCJGA 18th Players Championship
  • Recorded top-five finishes at the 2015 Southern Cross Golf Tournament, the 2015 Jimmy Creed Junior Boys Invitational, the 2015 Naert & DuBois High School Invitational and the 2015 USGA Junior Boys Qualifier
  • Also earned sixth place at the 2015 Carolinas/Georgia Junior Championship

Personal

  • Parents are Hobb and Ginny Wilson
  • Has two siblings; brother, Jack, is a sophomore at South Carolina while sister, Ginger, is a freshman at Wando High

Career Statistics
Year Events Rounds Low 54 Low 18 Par/Better Top 5 Top 10 Top 20 Strokes Average
2016-17 10 29 209 66 11 1 1 2 2,116 72.97
2017-18
Total 10 29 209 66 11 1 1 2 2,116 72.97

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