Men's Golf

Adam Svensson
Adam Svensson

Class: SO

Hometown: Surrey Vancouver, B.C.

Height: 6-0

SOPHOMORE (2013-14): Member of NCAA Championship team ... NCAA Division II Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year ... Named to Golf Coaches Association of America All-Nicklaus Team ... Finished season as No. 1-ranked player in NCAA Division II ... Ping First-Team All-American ... Ping All-South Region ... First-Team All-Sunshine State Conference ... All-SSC Tournament Team ... Named Barry University Male Athlete of the Year ... Named SSC Men's Golfer of Week three times (Feb. 17, March 10 and April 7) ... Shot school-, tournament- and course-record 61, also a personal best, at Normandy Shores Golf Club in second round of Buccaneer Invitational (March 31) ... Won seven tournaments, setting national record for a sophomore ... Won SSC Championships for seventh title of season with 7-under 70-70-69 -- 209 ... Won Buccaneer Invitational, shooting 13-under 69-61-70 -- 200 ...  His 13-under 200 in Buccaneer Invitational broke school record for 54-hole tournament ... Broke school record for tournament titles in a career and season -- all in 2013-14 ... His 1-under 72-67 -- 139 at Bobcat Invitational (March 18) was his school record-breaking fifth individual title ... Won season-opening Brickyard Crossing Intercollegiate with 14-under 66-68-68 -- 202 to break four-year school record for lowest 54-hole total (Sept. 17) ... Won third tournament of season and first of spring at Matlock Collegiate Classic, shooting 11-under 71-64-70 -- 205 (Feb. 11) ...Shared medalist honors with teammate Mario Beltran at Guy Harvey Invitational, shooting 5-under 72-68-71 -- 211 to win second tournament title (Oct. 8) ... Won St. Edward's Invitational, shooting 69-65 -- 134 to capture fourth title (March 4) ... Runner-up by a stroke at NCAA Championships in stroke play portion of tournament, shooting 1-over 214 in three-round event ... Shot 3-under 68 in final round of NCAA Championships stroke play ... Won quarterfinal match in NCAA Championships by five strokes over Cal State Monterey Bay's Ray Richards ... Won NCAA Championships match play semifinals by three strokes over Chico State's Ricky Owaki ... Fell by one stroke to Nova Southeastern's Ricardo Celia in NCAA Championships final match after Bucs already clinched national title ... Broke own school record for stroke average (70.05) ... Led team with 140 birdies ... Had two eagles ... Finished third in GolfStat Cup, recognizing top players in the country in all collegiate divisions ... Appeared in Sports Illustrated's Faces in the Crowd (May 12).

FRESHMAN (2013): Member of NCAA Championship team ... Named Phil Mickelson Award winner, given to Most Outstanding Freshman in nation ... First-Team Ping All-American ... Ping All-South Region ... First-Team All-SSC ... SSC Freshman of the Year ... Named SSC Golfer of Week (Mar. 25) ... Finished season ranked No. 3 in Division II ... Set school scoring average record (71.26) ... Had top-10 finishes in eight of nine tournaments ... Five top-5 finishes ... Finished second in the Bobcat Invitational, shooting 69-69-71 -- 209 ... Tied for second at the Southeastern Collegiate, shooting  74-69-72 -- 215 ... Finished third in the NCAA South/Southeast Super Regional ... Tied for third at the Buccaneer Invitational ... Tied for fourth at Matlock Collegiate Classic ... Tied for sixth at the St. Edward's Invitational ... Finished eighth at the SSC Championships ... Tied school record, shooting 65 in final round of Buccaneer Invitational ... Shot in 60s in seven rounds ... Made 95 birdies ... Had two eagles.

HIGH SCHOOL & AMATEUR:Shot 70-71 -- 141 in 2014 RBC Canadian Open (PGA Tour amateur exemption) ... Shot 76-72 -- 148 in 2013 RBC Canadian Open (sponsor's exemption) ... Shot 74-72 -- 146 in 2014 Nova Scotia Open (web.com Tour amateur's exemption) ... 2012 PNGA Player of the Year ... Shot bogey-free course-record 7-under par 64 in final round to win Canadian Boys Junior Championships at Osprey Ridge Golf Club in Nova Scotia ... 2010 Callaway World Junior champion ... Two-time British Columbia Junior champion ... 2010 British Columbia Amateur champion  ... Three-time CN Future Links champion ... 2010 PNGA Junior Player of the Year ... Finished third at Toyota World Junior Championships ... Attended Earl Marriott High.

PERSONAL: Son of Frank Svensson and Tina Nilsson ... Has older sister, Stephanie ... Majoring in sport management.

Scoring Statistics for Adam Svensson            

Year

Class

Tournaments

Rds

Ave. Score

Vs. Par

National Rating

Low Round

In 60s

Par or Better

Fin. %

Wins

Best Finish

2013

Fr

9

27

71.26

-0.19

3

65

7

14

94.9

0

2

2014

So

13

37

70.05

-1.59

1

61

13

27

96.9

7

1

Career

22

64

70.56

-1.0

61

20

41

96.1

7

1

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