Mark Silvers III
Mark Silvers III

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Savannah, Ga.

High School:
Savannah Country Day

Height:
5-11


  • 2008 Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar
  • 2008 SEC Spring Sports Academic Honor Roll
  • 2007 SEC Spring Sports Academic Honor Roll
  • 2006 SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll

Silvers' Career Bests
18-hole score 66
54-hole score 211
Tournament finish 7th
Top 10 finishes 2
Top 20 finishes 3
2007-08
Played in eight tournaments and was third on the team with a 73.13 average ... was second on the team at the NCAA East Regional, finishing 47th after a final-round 67 ... picked up his second-straight top-10 finish with a career-best seventh-place showing at the SEC Championship, closing the event with a final-round 68 to move up 19 spots in the standings ... tied his career-best round with a 66 to finish the rain-shortened Administaff Augusta State Invitational, claiming his first top-10 finish ... closed the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate in 14th place, his first career top-20 finish, after shooting 69 in both the first and last rounds ... took 34th at The Brickyard Collegiate with a season-best 70 in the second round ... rallied back from an opening-round 80 to card 72 and 71 in the final two rounds, respectively, at the Carpet Capital Collegiate to help the Gamecocks to a tie for first place ... was a member of the SEC Spring Sports Academic Honor Roll and a Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar.

2006-07
Competed in six tournaments, including two Garnet Team events ... posted a 72.46 average over 13 varsity rounds ... played a career-best tournament at the NCAA Championship, finishing 22nd after carding a career-low 66 in the second round and a 69 in the final round ... finished 43rd in the NCAA West Regional behind a career-best 54-hole score of 211, which included 69s in the first and last rounds ... took fourth in the Wofford Invitational (Garnet Team) behind matching 69s in the first two rounds ... was seventh in the Charleston Southern Fall Invitational (Garnet Team) with a final-round 69 ... made his season debut at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate, battling back from a first-round 84 to shoot 74 and 73 over the final two rounds, respectively ... member of the SEC Spring Sports Academic Honor Roll.

2005-06
Played in three varsity events with a 75.78 average ... earned a tie for fifth place in the Billy Joe Patton Intercollegiate (Garnet Team) ... shot a one-under par 71 in the second round of the Isleworth-UCF Collegiate Invitational, his best round of the season ... made the SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

Prior to South Carolina
Won the 2004 Georgia High School Regional, the 2001 Junior Azalea and the 2001 Florence Invitational ... finished fourth in the U.S. Junior Amateur in 2004 ... member of the National Honor Society.

Silvers' Career Stats
Year Tourn. Rds. Strokes Avg. Low 18 Best Finish
2005-06 3 9 682 75.78 71 T-37th
2006-07 4 13 942 72.46 66 T-22nd
2007-08 8 23 1,682 723.13 66 7th
Career 15 45 3,306 73.47 66 7th
(Garnet Team events not counted in career bests and season stroke averages)