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Toby Ragland

Height
5' 8"
CLASS
SR
Hometown
Jacksonville, Fla. (Bartram Trail)
Weight
150 lbs.
Experience
3L
School
Toby Ragland

At Florida

2008-09: Tied for the team lead with 32 rounds played on the season, averaging 74.19 strokes … Set career bests in low round (65, second round) and low tournament score (205) at the Gator Invitational, earning his first collegiate win … Earned Golfweek Collegiate Player of the Week honors and SEC Golfer of the Week Honors after winning the Gator Invitational … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll for the third year in a row … Played in the NCAA Championships for the third time in his career, shooting 78-80-74=232 … Tied for 23rd at the NCAA Southwest Regional, finishing at 10-over par 223 … Shot one-under 71 in the opening round of the SEC Championship and tied for 31st at six-over 222 … Shot 232 (+16) at the U.S. Collegiate Championship to tie for 64th … Helped the Gators to a fourth place finish at the Southern Highlands Collegiate with a tie for 29th finish at eight-over par 224 … Shot two rounds at par or better in the Puerto Rico Classic and finished at 221 (+5) in a tie for 46th … Outlasted teammate Billy Horschel at the Gator Invitational with a birdie on the seventh playoff hole to earn his first title as a Gator … Shot 68-65-72=205 (-5) to hold on for the playoff victory … Tied for third at the inaugural Golden Ocala Collegiate with a three-under par 141 (70-71) … Helped Florida take second place at the Columbia Invitational, shooting 82-79-76=237… The second-highest Florida golfer at the prestigious PING/Golfweek Preview Invitational, tying for 24th with a six-over par score of 219 … Opened the season at the Carpet Capital Collegiate with a tie for 20th finish, carding 73-72-73=218 (+2).

 

2007-08: Garnered SEC Academic Honor Roll recognition for the second-consecutive year … Finished in a tie for 54th at the SEC Championships with a 15-over 231 (80-75-76) … Tied teammate Tyson Alexander for 10th place in the match against Florida State, carding a one-over 145 (72-73) in the 36-hole event … Led the Gators and shot a season-best 68 in the final round at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate to finish in a tie for 10th with a 212 (73-71-68) … Finished in a tie for 53rd place at the Southern Highlands Collegiate after firing rounds of 74, 78 and 77 for a 54-hole total of 13-over 229 … Placed in a tie for 26th at the SunTrust Gator Invitational with a three-day score of 214 (69-67-78) … Helped the Gators earn third place at the Callaway Golf Match Play Championship, going 2-1 …  Earned his first top-20 finish of the year at the Jerry Pate, finishing in 17th place with a 70-70-68 = 208 (-15) … His score of 208 was a new career-low for three rounds, topping his previous mark of 209 at the 2005 Gary Koch Invitational … Finished second on the squad at the Carpet Capital Collegiate, firing a six-over 222 (75-79-68) for a share of 35th … Shot 13-over 226 (75-74-77) to open the season at the Inverness Invitational.

 

2006-07: Earned SEC Academic Honor Roll recognition … Posted a career-best 73.47 stroke average, good for second on the team … Finished in a tie for 29th at the NCAA Championships with a two-over 282 (72-69-71-70) … His four-round total ranks as the fourth-best in school history … Finished in a tie for 50th at the NCAA East Regional with an eight-over 224 (71-78-75) … His first-round 71 (-1) was the team’s low score on the tournament’s first day … Earned a share of 23rd at the SEC Championships with a score of 222 (76-75-71, +12) … Finished in a tie for 56th at the United States Collegiate Championship with a 17-over 233 (83-72-78) … Fired a final-round 72 at the Chris Schenkel E-Z-Go Invitational to place in a tie for 47th … Posted a 10-over score of 226 (77-77-72) at the event … Tied for 23rd at the Southern Highlands Collegiate Championship with a six-over 222 (73-75-74) … Matched his season low with an opening-round 69 en route to a final total of 217 (69-72-76, +1) that placed him in a tie for 24th at the Puerto Rico Classic … Tied for 48th at the SunTrust Gator Invitational with a score of 223 (75-76-72, +13) … Turned in a 1-2-1 record at the Collegiate Match Play Championship … Halved a critical match in the Gators’ second-round win over Duke, enabling Florida to take the match via a total-holes tiebreaker … Earned his second top-20 finish of the year at the Isleworth Invitational, tying for 19th with a six-over total of 222 (69-71-82) … Turned in a one-under 69 to give the Gators three players below par in the final round of the PING/Golfweek Preview Invitational, which they won by four strokes … Finished the tournament with a total of 215 (76-70-69, +5) to tie for 31st … Made his season debut at the Carpet Capital Collegiate and responded with a four-under 212 to finish in a tie for 11th place … His scores of 71-70-71 gave him his fourth career tournament at par or better, and marked the first occasion that he shot under par at an event from start to finish.

 

2005-06: Earned a top-50 finish at the NCAA Championships with a 72-hole total of 295 (+7) … Collected his 10th round at par or better with a one-under 71 on the second day … Carded back-to-back rounds of 71 (-1) to finish the NCAA West Regional in a tie for 55th … Had a hole-in-one during the second round of the SEC Tournament … Matched his career-best round with a 67 (-3) on the second day … Tied for 40th at the United States Collegiate with a three-round total of 227 (76-78-73) … Finished tied for 19th at the Chris Schenkel E-Z-Go Invitational with scores of 74-72-73 to post a total of 219 (+3) … Carded a score of 236 (83-73-80, +20) to finish tied for 64th at the Southern Highlands Collegiate … Led the team during the final round of the Puerto Rico Classic with a 67 (-5) … Finished tied for 18th with an even-par total of 216 (72-77-67) … Tied for 34th at the SunTrust Gator Invitational … Recorded scores of 72-76-76 to finish at 224 (+14) … Tied for 25th at the Mercedes-Benz Collegiate with a score of 230 (82-73-75, +14) … Finished tied for 56th at the Carpet Capital Collegiate with a score of 227 (76-75-76, +11) … Held the 36-hole lead at the Gary Koch Invitational, his first collegiate tournament … Carded scores of 69-67-73 to tie for second place with a total of 209 (-7).

 

Amateur Competition: Finished with a share of 33rd at the 2008 Players Amateur at two-under par … Shot a second round 67 in the 2007 Players Amateur, finishing in 14th … Earned a spot as a second alternate for 2007 U.S. Open regional qualifying with a 73 at the Palm Harbor local qualifier … Finished in a tie for 23rd at the 2007 Jones Cup in Sea Island, Ga., after firing rounds of 73-69-75 to finish with a score of 217 (+1) … Competed at the 2005 Western Amateur Championship … Qualified for the 2004 U.S. Amateur Championship … Reached the round of 64 at the 2004 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship in San Francisco, Calif.

 

Prep: Tied for seventh at the 2004 Florida 2A State Championship after recording a 72-70=142 … Had a 34.8 stroke average his senior year at Bartram Trail High School … Won the 2003 Florida 2A State Championship.

 

Personal: Born Sept. 6, 1986 … Son of Jim and Teri Ragland … Married to Lindsey Ragland … Has an older brother, Jimmy … Future ambition is to play on the PGA Tour … Hobbies include working out and playing a variety of sports … Majoring in community health education.

 

Toby Ragland ‑ Career Stats

 

 

 

 

 

Best Rounds

Even or Under

Top-10

Year

Tourneys

Rds

Strokes

Avg.

18

54

Par Rds.

Finishes

2005-06

11

34

2,511

73.85

67

209

10

1

2006-07

12

34

2,498

73.47

69

212

14

0

2007-08

7

23

1,687

73.35

67

208

3

1

2008-09

11

32

2,374

74.19

65

205

10

2

Totals:

41

123

9,070

73.74

65

205

37

4

 

 

Best Finish: 1, SunTrust Gator Invitational 2009

Low Round: 65, SunTrust Gator Invitational 2009

Low Tourney Score: 205, SunTrust Gator Invitational 2009

 

 

2008-09 (Senior Season)

 

 

Date

Tournament (Site)

Finish

Score

9/12-14

Carpet Capital Collegiate (Dalton, Ga.)

T20

73-72-73=218 (+2)

9/28-30

PING/Golfweek Preview Inv. (Toledo, Ohio)

T24

74-71-74=219 (+6)

10/24-26

Columbia Invitational (Galloway, N.J.)

T38

82-79-76=237 (+24)

2/2

Golden Ocala Collegiate (Ocala, Fla.)

T3

70-71=141 (-3)

2/14-15

Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.)

1

68-65-72=205 (-5)

2/27-3/1

Puerto Rico Classic (San Juan, P.R.)

T46

72-78-71=221 (+5)

3/13-15

Southern Highlands Collegiate (Las Vegas, Nev.)

T29

77-75-72=224 (+8)

4/5-7

U.S. Collegiate Championship (Atlanta, Ga.)

T64

78-80-74=232 (+16)

4/17-19

SEC Championship (St. Simons Island, Ga.)

T31

71-76-75=222 (+6)

5/14-16

NCAA Southwest Regional (Austin, Texas)

T23

74-74-75=223 (+10)

5/26-30

NCAA Championship (Toledo, Ohio)

T136

78-80-74=232 (+19)

 

 

 

 

2007-08 (Junior Season)

 

 

Date

Tournament (Site)

Finish

Score

9/10-11

Inverness Invitational (Toledo, Ohio)

T44

75-74-77 = 226 (+13)

9/14-16

Carpet Capital Collegiate (Dalton, Ga.)

T35

75-79-68 = 222 (+6)

10/8-9

Jerry Pate (Birmingham, Ala.)

17

70-70-68 = 208 (-5)

10/28-30

Collegiate Match Play Championship (Greensboro, Ga.)

2-1

 

2/9-10

SunTrust Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.)

T26

68-67-78 = 214 (+3)

3/7-9

Southern Highlands Collegiate (Las Vegas, Nev.)

T53

74-78-77 = 229 (+13)

3/23-25

Hootie at Bulls Bay Invitational (Awendaw, S.C.)

T10

73-71-68 = 212 (-1)

4/6

vs. Florida State (Thomasville, Ga.)

T10

72-73 = 145 (+1)

4/18-20

SEC Championships (St. Simons Island, Ga.)

T54

80-75-76 = 231 (+15)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2006-07 (Sophomore Season)

 

 

Date

Tournament (Site)

Finish

Score

9/15-17

Carpet Capital Collegiate (Rocky Face, Ga.)

T11

71-70-71 = 212 (-4)

10/2-4

PING/Golfweek Preview Invitational (Williamsburg, Va.)

T31

76-70-69 = 215 (+5)

10/22-24

Isleworth Invitational (Orlando, Fla.)

T19

69-71-82 = 222 (+6)

10/29-31

Collegiate Match Play Championship (Fort Worth, Texas)

1-2-1

 

2/10-11

SunTrust Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.)

T48

75-76-72 = 223 (+13)

2/25-27

Puerto Rico Classic (San Juan, Puerto Rico)

T24

69-72-76 = 217 (+1)

3/9-11

Southern Highlands Collegiate (Las Vegas, Nev.)

T23

73-75-74 = 222 (+6)

3/17-18

Chris Schenkel E-Z-GO Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.)

T47

77-77-72 = 226 (+10)

4/9-11

United States Collegiate Championship (Alpharetta, Ga.)

T56

83-72-78 = 233 (+17)

4/20-22

SEC Championships (Sea Island, Ga.)

T23

76-75-71 = 222 (+12)

5/17-19

NCAA East Regional (Alpharetta, Ga.)

T50

71-78-75 = 224 (+8)

5/30-6/2

NCAA Championships (Williamsburg, Va.)

T29

72-69-71-70 = 282 (+2)

 

 

 

 

2005-06 (Freshman Season)

 

 

Date

Tournament (Site)

Finish

Score

10/10-11

Gary Koch Invitational (Tampa, Fla.)

T2

69-67-73 = 209 (-7)

11/4-6

Carpet Capital Collegiate (Dalton, Fla.)

T56

76-75-76 = 227 (+11)

2/5-7

Mercedes-Benz Collegiate (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.)

T25

82-73-75 = 230 (+14)

2/18-19

SunTrust Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.)

T34

72-76-76 = 224 (+14)

2/26-28

Puerto Rico Classic (Rio Grande, Puerto Rico)

T18

72-77-67 = 216 (E)

3/10-12

Southern Highlands Collegiate (Las Vegas, Nev.)

T64

83-73-80 = 236 (+20)

3/18-19

Chris Schenkel E-Z Go Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.)

T19

74-72-73 = 219 (+3)

4/10-11

United States Collegiate (Atlanta, Ga.)

T40

76-78-73 = 227 (+11)

4/21-23

SEC Championships (Sea Island, Ga.)

T14

76-67-70 = 213 (+9)

5/18-20

NCAA West Regional (Tucson, Ariz.)

T55

73-71-71 = 215 (-1)

5/31-6/3

NCAA Championship (Sunriver, Ore.)

T50

74-71-76-74 = 295 (+7)

 

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