Connor Jones
Connor  Jones

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shelby, Mich.

High School:
Eisenhower

Last College:
Spartanburg Methodist

Height:
6-1


10/07/2017

OAKLAND CLOSES OUT FALL SEASON AT FIGHTING IRISH CLASSIC

The Golden Grizzlies will tee-off Sunday at 8:45 a.m.

10/01/2017

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES TRAVEL TO CSU INVITATIONAL

The 54-hole tournament begins Monday, Oct. 2 at Barrington Country Club

09/25/2017

OAKLAND PLACES RUNNER-UP AT NKU FALL CLASSIC

Connor Jones matched a career-low shooting a 69 (-2) final round and recorded a hole-in-one

09/23/2017

OAKLAND SET FOR NKU FALL CLASSIC

The 54-hole tournament begins Sunday, Sept. 24 at Elks Run Golf Club

09/06/2017

MEN'S GOLF REPORTS FOR 2017-18 SEASON

Oakland opens up the fall season Sept. 11-12 at the Badger Invitational hosted by University of Wisconsin

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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