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J.D. Tomlinson

Height
6' 0"
CLASS
SO
Hometown
Gainesville, Fla. (Oak Hall)
Weight
165 lbs.
Experience
1L
School

2013-14: Competed in all fall events and led the team in stroke average (72.58)… Was the only Gator to record two top-five finishes in the fall… Earned the best finish of his career (T3) by firing rounds of 73-68-69 (-6) at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate… Shot three-over (219) to place fourth at the Crooked Stick Intercollegiate.

 

2012-13: One of two players to participate in every round for the Gators in 2012-13…Tied for second on the team in top-20 finishes (six) and third in percentage of rounds counted (81) and top-10 finishes (two)…Finished in the top-10 in the team’s first event, The Invitational at The Ocean Course, by tying for eighth place...Claimed his second top-10 of the year, finishing in a tie for ninth at the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational after recording his only tournament at or under par, scoring a 143 (-1)...Tied for 11th place at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate...Recorded a season-best nine birdies as he tied for 16th place at the Chris Schenkel Invitational...Tied for 17th place in his first career SunTrust Gator Invitational...In the final tournament of the regular season, tied for 19th at the Gary Koch Invitational.

 

2011-12: An SEC All-Freshman Team honoree who competed in 31 rounds and tallied three top-10 finishes…Ranked third on the team in scoring average (73.7), percent of round counted (81 percent), scoring differential (4.54), birdies (79), and rounds at or under par (11)…Averaged 72.0 in the spring with 16.5 of 18 rounds counted…Helped the Gators to victories at The Bake at the Ocean Course and the Charleston Shootout.

 

Amateur: Qualified for the U.S. Amateur by virtue of winning the Golden Ocala qualifier by two strokes…Rated the No. 9 prospect by Golfweek and the No. 10 prospect by the AJGA…Won the Exide Technologies Junior Open and AJGA Mizuno Championship…Runner-up at the 2010 Florida State Junior Championships…A 2010 AJGA Rolex Second-Team Junior All-American…Competed in the Cannon Cup and Wyndam Cup.

 

Prep: Three-time Gainesville Sun Golfer of the Year…2011 Gainesville Sun Male Athlete of the Year…Also played basketball in high school, where he holds the school record for most career points (1,301).

 

HONORS

2012 SEC All-Freshman Team

 

J.D. Tomlinson – Career Stats

 

 

 

 

 

Best Rounds

Best Rounds

Even or Under

Top-10

 

Year

Tourn.

Rds.

Strokes

Avg.

18

54

Par Rds.

Finishes

‘11-‘12

11

31

2,285

73.71

68

212

11

3

’12-‘13

12

35

2,588

73.94

69

213

6

2

’13-‘14

Totals

4

27

12

78

871

5,744

72.58

73.41

68

68

210

212

6

23

2

7

 

Best Finish: T3 (Shoal Creek Intercollegiate, 2013)

Low Round: 68 (3x, last Shoal Creek Intercollegiate, 2012)

Low Tourney Score: 210 (Shoal Creek Intercollegiate, 2013)

 

2013-14 (Junior Year)

Date

Tournament (Site)

Finish

Score

9/13-15

Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational (Olympia Fields, Ill.)

T29

75-76-70=221 (+11)

9/30-10/1

Shoal Creek Intercollegiate (Birmingham, Ala.)

T3

73-68-69=210 (-6)

10/14-15

Crooked Stick Intercollegiate (Carmel, Ind.)

4

72-75-72=219 (+3)

10/27-29

The Invitational at the Ocean Course (Kiawah Island, SC)

T29

72-76-78=226 (+10)

 

2012-13 (Sophomore Year)

Date

Tournament (Site)

Finish

Score

9/9-11

The Invitational at The Ocean Course (Kiawah Island, S.C.)

T8

72-76-77=225 (+9)

9/30-10/2

Olympia Fields/Illini Invitational (Olympia Fields, Ill.)

T25

72-73-75=220 (+10)

10/15-16

Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (Vestavia Hills, Ala.)

T11

72-72-74=218 (+8)

10/21-23

Isleworth Collegiate Invitational (Windermere, Fla.)

T21

74-72-75=221 (+5)

2/9-10

SunTrust Gator Invitational (Gainesville, Fla.)

T17

69-72-72=213 (+3)

2/24-25

John Hayt Collegiate Invitational (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.)

T9

73-70=143 (-1)

3/8-10

Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters (Las Vegas, Nev.)

T71

77-79-79=235 (+19)

3/15-17

Chris Schenkel Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.)

T16

73-73-73=219 (+3)

4/8-9

Gary Koch Invitational (Tampa, Fla.)

T19

74-71-73=218 (+2)

4/19-21

SEC Championship (St. Simons Island, Ga.)

T36

77-71-74=222 (+12)

5/16-18

NCAA Baton Rouge Regional (Baton Rouge, La.)

T48

77-78-77=232 (+16)

5/28-30

NCAA Championships (Woodstock, Ga.)

T136

80-69-73=222 (+12)

 

2011-12 (Freshman Year)

Date

Tournament (Site)

Finish

Score

9/16-18

Olympia Fields Invitational (Chicago, Ill.)

T55

77-76-74=227 (+17)

9/27

Inverness Intercollegiate (Toledo, Ohio)

T56

79 (+8)

10/17-18

The Bake at the Ocean Course (Kiawah Island, S.C.)

T23

75-73-75=223 (+7)

10/23-25

Isleworth Invitational (Orlando, Fla.)

T42

70-80-79=229 (+13)

2/27-28

Charleston Shootout (Hollywood, S.C.)

T9

73-68-74=215 (-1)

3/9-11

S.H. Collegiate Masters (Las Vegas, Nev.)

T8

71-71-76=218 (+2)

3/16-18

Schenkel Invitational (Statesboro, Ga.)

T13

69-72-71=212 (-4)

4/7-8

Gary Koch Invitational (Tampa, Fla.)

T18

73-75-71=219 (+3)

4/20-22

SEC Championship (St. Simons, Ga.)

T27

75-68-73=216 (+6)

5/18-20

NCAA Regionals (Greensboro, N.C.)

T5

73-71-72=216 (E)

5/29-31

NCAA Championships (Pacific Palisades, Calif.)

T130

76-82-73=231 (+18)

 

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