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Scott Stevens
Scott  Stevens

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chattanooga, Tenn.

High School:
Chattanooga Christian

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

06/30/2016

South Carolina Tops League with 99 on 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

South Carolina tops the SEC for ninth-straight year on first-year listing

06/02/2016

Gamecocks Finish 10th in Final Golfstat Rankings

South Carolina one of just four schools to place in the top 15 of the last three NCAA Championships

05/27/2016

2016 NCAA Men's Golf Championship

Pictures from South Carolina's play at the 2016 NCAA Championship (Photos by Rick Morgan)

05/16/2016

NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional

Pictures from South Carolina's run at the 2016 NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional (Photos by Todd Drexler)

04/15/2016

2016 SEC Championship

Photos from the 2016 SEC Championship (Courtesy SEC)

Awards/Honors

  • 2017 PING All-Southeast Region
  • 2017 Second Team All-SEC
  • 2017 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
  • 2015-16 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

2016-17 (Sophomore)

  • One of two players on roster to play in all 12 events -- logged the lowest 18-hole scoring average in program history for a sophomore at 71.26, surpassing PGA standout and former All-SEC pick Wesley Bryan (72.12, 2009-10)
  • His scoring average ranked 42nd in the nation and was the fifth lowest all-time at Carolina
  • Earned PING All-Southeast Region and Second Team All-SEC honors
  • Had three top-five finishes and tied for the team lead with six top-10s
  • T-54th at the NCAA West Lafayette Regional (May 15-17) and T-23rd in the stroke play portion of the SEC Championship (April 21-24) propelling the team into the first ever SEC Match Play
  • Defeated Florida's Gordon Neale in the SEC Match Play Quarterfinals 2&1 (April 23)
  • Led the team in the fall with a 69.58 scoring average, highlighted by a runner-up medalist finish at the Maui Jim Intercollegiate (Sept. 23-25)
  • Shot 65-66-67 (198, -15) at the Maui Jim, which was the third lowest 54-hole score in program history
  • Had back-to-back T-6th finishes to end the fall at the Camden Collegiate Invitational (Oct. 22-23) and the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic (Nov. 4-6)
  • Continued strong play as he T-2nd at the spring opener, the All-American Intercollegiate (Feb. 17-19) -- carded a 66 and 67 in the final two rounds to jump up the leaderboard
  • Bounced back from his only finish outside the top-25 in the spring with a T-2nd (212, -1) showing at the Valspar Collegiate Invitational (March 19-21)
  • T-17th (215, -1) to propel the team to victory at the Hootie At Bulls Bay Intercollegiate, the third consecutive title for the Gamecocks at the event
  • T-10th at the Irish Creek Intercollegiate (April 8-9) with a score of 211 (-2)
  • Score counted in the lineup in 30 of 35 possible rounds (85.7 percent)
  • Led Carolina in par 4 scoring average (4.03) and ranked second on the squad with 18 rounds of par or better, including nine rounds in the 60s
  • Selected to the SEC Academic Honor Roll

2015-16 (Freshman)

  • Appeared in all 13 tournaments as a freshman
  • Finished the season with a 72.85 scoring average, the third-best freshman average in Gamecock history
  • Placed T-71st at the NCAA Championship, with his final-round 68 (-2) helping the Gamecocks qualify for the match play part of the event
  • Won his match play pairing, 4&3, over Dylan Meyer of Illinois, becoming the first Gamecock in history to win a match play contest at the NCAA Championship
  • Posted five top-10 finishes in his rookie season, including four top-10's in the spring
  • Tied for 30th at the NCAA Tuscaloosa Regional, shooting a score of 221 (+5)
  • Carded a 70 (-2) in the final round of the Tuscaloosa Regional to help the Gamecocks qualify for the NCAA Championship
  • Tied for sixth at the Palmetto Intercollegiate, shooting a score of 209 (-1) as Carolina won the tournament
  • Followed that by finishing T-9th with a score of 213 (-3) at the General Hackler Championship, which the Gamecocks won
  • Tied for 10th against a very difficult field at the Valspar Collegiate Invitational, posting a three-round total of 215 (+2)
  • Notched a fourth consecutive top-10 when he tied for sixth at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate, with his score of 214 (-2) helping the Gamecocks record another tournament victory
  • Opened his career with a pair of top-20 finishes at the Carpet Capital Collegiate and the Shoal Creek Invitational
  • Earned his first top-10 with a T-10th at the Camden Collegiate Invitational
  • Low round of the fall was a 65 in the second round of the Camden Collegiate, a mark that helped the Gamecocks set a school record at 265

Prior to South Carolina

  • Three-time first-team Chattanooga Times Free Press Best of Preps selection
  • Finished tied for third at the 2012 and 2013 TSSAA Class A-AA State Championship
  • Served as team captain as a junior and senior
  • 2013 Tennessee Junior Amateur Player of the Year
  • Ranked No. 54 overall nationally by Junior Golf Scoreboard
  • Ranked No. 35 in the Class of 2015 by Junior Golf Scoreboard
  • Ranked No. 2 overall in Tennessee by Junior Golf Scoreboard
  • Ranked No. 1 in Tennessee in the Class of 2015 by Junior Golf Scoreboard
  • Ranked as high as No. 51 in the Polo Golf Rankings
  • Has recorded two top-five finishes and six top-10 finishes in AJGA events
  • Honor Student

Personal

  • Parents are David and Tricia Stevens
  • Has one sister, Catherine
  • Chose South Carolina because of the success of the golf program and reputation of the business school

Career Statistics
Year Events Rounds Low 54 Low 18 Par/Better Top 5 Top 10 Top 20 Strokes Average
2015-16 13 40 209 65 16 0 5 7 2,914 72.85
2016-17 12 35 198 65 18 3 6 7 2,494 71.26
2017-18
Total 25 75 198 65 34 3 11 14 5,408 72.11

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