Connor Jones
Connor  Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shelby, Mich.

High School:
Eisenhower

Last College:
Spartanburg Methodist

Height:
6-1


04/24/2018

OAKLAND FINISHES RUNNER-UP AT LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Jake Kneen finished in third-place

04/21/2018

MEN’S GOLF HEADS TO HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Oakland will compete April 22-24 in Howey-in-the-Hills, Fla.

04/18/2018

JONES EARNS HORIZON LEAGUE WEEKLY HONORS

Connor Jones set a new individual low round score as well as ranking third in school history for a lowest round score

04/15/2018

OAKLAND FINISHES IN THIRD AT RUTHERFORD INTERCOLLEGIATE

Men’s golf finished in third place, while Connor Jones finished in fifth

04/14/2018

NORTON TIED FOR FIRST THROUGH DAY ONE OF PENN STATE INVITE

Marc Norton is tied for first through day one of the Rutherford Intercollegiate, Oakland is tied for second

10/06/2016

Oakland at CSU Invitational

Oakland at CSU Invitational 10/04/16 Credit: Wendy Kneen

09/22/2015

Men's Golf plays in Elliott Cup

The Men's Golf team participated in the Elliott Cup, an alumni match, over Homecoming Weekend at Katke-Cousins GC

2016-17 Highlights
▪ Shot 26 rounds for the Golden Grizzlies
▪ Moves to 16th in program history in career stroke average (76.31)
▪ Carded a 69 (-2) at the NKU Fall Classic, second best score on the season for the Golden Grizzlies
▪ Finished a season-best tied for eighth at the NKU Fall Classic (Sept. 25-26)
▪ Shot a three-round score of 217 (+4), a season best, at the NKU Fall Classic 


2015-16 Highlights

▪ Played in eight events totaling 22 rounds
▪ Shot a career-best 54-hole score of 218 (+2) finishing tied for 14th at CSU Invitational (Oct. 5-6)
▪ Posted a career-low 36-hole score of 149 (+7) after posting an even-par 71 in second round of the Hoosier Invitational (April 3)
▪ Shot a two-day score of 152 (+10) to finish tied for 16th place at the Dayton Flyer Invitational (Oct. 19-20) ▪ Carded a career-best 70 (-2) in first round as a member of the Golden Grizzlies at the CSU invitational

Spartanburg Methodist College
▪ Helped the Pioneers to an NJCAA Division I top 20 ranking throughout the spring season

High School
▪ Four-time All-MAC RED Division selection
▪ Earned Conference MVP honors after winning four tournaments during senior year
▪ Regional medalist and led team to state finals in 2014
▪ Three-time qualifier for the Michigan Junior Amateur Championship including finishing runner-up in stroke play in 2014
▪ Three-time qualifier for the Michigan Amateur and was medalist at his local qualifier in 2015

Personal
▪ Father played at Youngstown State from 1979-81, earned All-America honors during his senior year and was inducted into YSU's Hall of Fame in 1991 ▪ His grandfather played at Ohio State from 1954-56, won the NCAA individual championship in his final season and was named to the Ohio State and Ohio Golf Hall of Fame.

Career Statistics

Low Tournaments
Low Par/- Finish Top
Season Rounds Strokes 54-holes 36-holes Round Rounds Events  1  5 10 W-L Average
2015-16 22 1665 218 149 70 3 8 - - - 375-259 75.68
2016-17 26 1998 217 148 69 2 9 - - 1 381-322 76.85
Totals 48 3663 217 148 69 5 17 - - 1 756-581 76.31

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