Baxter Ward
Baxter  Ward

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Armidale, Australia

High School:
Duval

Height:
6-3

Experience:
3L

10/18/2016

Monzingo, Leyvani Both Register Top-10 Finishes at Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate

Duo tie for seventh in the individual standings with an even-par 213

10/04/2016

Brown's 4-Under 68 Leads SFA to Fourth-Place Finish at Bill Ross Intercollegiate

Senior finishes fourth with a 3-under 213, highlighted by his 4-under 68

10/03/2016

SFA Sits Three Shots Back of First After Opening Rounds of Bill Ross Intercollegiate

All five Lumberjack golfers sit among the individual top-20 as SFA sits at even par

09/20/2016

Sudinsky's 1-Under 71 Paces Lumberjacks on Final Day of Jim Rivers Intercollegiate

Freshman finished tied for 11th in his first collegiate event

09/19/2016

Lumberjacks Sit 10th After Day One of Season-Opening Jim Rivers Intercollegiate

Freshman Zach Sudinsky leads SFA with a 2-over 146 after 36 holes

2015-16 (Junior): Competed in eight tournaments for SFA, registering a 75.65 scoring average over 23 rounds ... Shot a season-low 217 at the Quail Valley Intercollegiate, including a 4-under 68, tying for 21st overall ... Recorded a 223 at the Bob Sitton Invitational, including an even-par 72 in round one, tying for 24th ... Shot a 225 at the Herb Wimberley Intercollegiate, one week after posting a 226 at the Cabo del Sol Intercollegiate ... Closed out the year with a 230 at the Southland Conference Championship, shooting a 1-under 71 in round three, finishing tied for 36th ... Was among the top three SFA finishers in five tournaments.

2014-15 (Sophomore): Competed in 10 events, posting a 74.81 scoring average over 27 rounds ... Recorded his first individual tournament title at the ASU Fall Beach Classic, shooting an even-par 216 and defeating teammate Baxter Ward in a one-hole playoff ... Tied for third at the Jim Rivers Intercollegiate with a 9-under 207, tying for the third-lowest 54-hole score in program history ... Shot a season-low 4-under 68 in round one of the Jim Rivers ... Shot an even-par 144 at the Texas A&M Reveille Challenge, tying for seventh overall behind a 3-under 69 in round one ... Just missed a top-20 showing, tying for 21st at the ULM Wallace Jones Invitational with a 4-over 220 ... Finished the year with six par-or-better rounds ... One of the top three SFA finishers in five events on the year, leading the team on two occasions.

2013-14 (Freshman): Competed in nine events for SFA, recording a 75.15 scoring average over 26 rounds ... Notched a pair of top-10 finishes, including a pair of under-par tournaments ... Finished eighth in back-to-back tournaments at the Moe O'Brien Intercollegiate (2-under 214) and UIW James Litz Memorial (12-over 228) ... Shot a career-low 5-under 67 in round two of the Moe O'Brien ... Closed out the season finishing 14th at the Southland Conference Championships with a 7-over 223 ... Tied for 17th at the UALR First Tee Classic, carding a 12-over 228 ... Shot his second under-par tournament of the season with a 1-under 215 at the Jim West Intercollegiate, tying for 20th overall ... Finished in the top three of the SFA scorecard in four events.

2012-13 (Redshirt): Utilized his redshirt season.

Personal: Son of Barry and Vanessa Ward ... Born May 31, 1993, in Armidale, NSW, Australia ... Plans to major in Business Economics.

Ward's Career Statistics

Years Rounds Strokes Average Low Par - Top 10/20
2013-14 26 1,954 75.15 67 4 2/3
2014-15 27 2,020 74.81 68 7 3/0
2015-16 23 1,740 75.65 68 2 0/0
2016-17 9 666 74.00 71 4 0/1
TOTALS 85 6,380 75.06 67 17 5/4

Ward's Career Highs
Best Finish: T-1st • ASU Fall Beach Classic (Nov. 3-4, 2014)
Low Round: 67 • Moe O'Brien Intercollegiate (Feb. 24, 2014)
Low 36-Hole Tournament: 144 • Texas A&M Reveille Challenge (Apr. 12, 2015)
Low 54-Hole Tournament: 207 • Jim Rivers Intercollegiate (Oct. 20-21, 2014)

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