Evan Bowser
Evan  Bowser

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dearborn, Mich.

High School:
Dearborn

Height:
5-10

Major:
Business Administration


02/04/2016

OAKLAND MEN’S GOLF PICKED FOURTH IN HORIZON LEAGUE PRESEASON POLL

The Golden Grizzlies finished runner-up last season at the Horizon League Championship

01/15/2016

OAKLAND LEADS HORIZON LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL FOR FIFTH STRAIGHT SEMESTER

For the fifth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 123 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria.

12/02/2015

OAKLAND CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL FALL SEASON

The Golden Grizzlies posted two of the lowest 54-hole tournament scores in program history

10/20/2015

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES FINISH RUNNER-UP AT THE DAYTON FLYER INVITATIONAL

Evan Bowser placed top-10 for the third consecutive tournament

10/19/2015

OAKLAND SITS ATOP LEADERBOARD AFTER DAY ONE OF DAYTON FLYER INVITATIONAL

Evan Bowser is tied for third place with a 3-over-par 74

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

05/15/2015

NCAA Noblesville Regional Round 2

Evan Bowser played in the second round of the NCAA Noblesville Regional at The Sagamore Club

05/14/2015

NCAA Noblesville Regional (Round 1)

Evan Bowser competed in round one of the NCAA Noblesville Regional at The Sagamore Club

09/28/2014

Elliott Cup

The Oakland men's golf team hosted The Elliott cup with the current team facing the alumni at Katke-Cousins Golf Course

04/13/2013

Oakland at Detroit Titans Invitational - Saturday

Evan Bowser captures medalist honors

Overview: First player since 2005 to win League Tournament ... First player to win a tournament as a freshman and garner all-league accolades in his first three seasons ... Tied the single-season school record with a low round of 65 ... His scoring average of 73.63 is tops in program history, passing current PGA Tour player Brian Stuard's 73.82 (2001-05) ... Broke Stuard's record for more career rounds under par at 22 ... Three-time United States Amateur Championship qualifier (2012, '13, '14) ... Three-time conference champion in high school ... Three-time state finals qualifier.

2015-16
▪ Appeared in four fall tournaments including three top-10 finishes
▪ Placed fifth at the Derek Dolenc Invitational (Sept. 28-29) shooting a three-day score of 205 (-8), marking the lowest round under par and 54-hole tournament score in Oakland history.
▪ Shot a 215 (-1) at the CSU Invitational on Oct. 5-6 finishing tied for T7
▪ Shot a two-day score of 149 (+7) at the Dayton Flyer Invitational (Oct. 19-20) placing T6.

2014-15

▪ Won Horizon League Championship on the second-playoff hole after shooting a 220 (+4)
▪ Became fourth player in program history and first since 2005 to win the league tournament
▪ Finished T33 at NCAA Noblesville Regional including carding an even-par 72 in the opening round (May 14-16)
▪ Earned All-Horizon League honors after posting a stroke-average of just over 73
▪ Became first player in program history to earn all-league honors in first three season
▪ Academic All-Horizon League selection
▪ Became program's career stroke-average leader with a 73.59 over three seasons
▪ Broke Brian Stuard's (2001-05) career record of most rounds under par at 22 with a 71 in the second round of the Horizon League Championship
▪ Earned three top-five finishes and six top-10 places
▪ Shot season-best round of 66 in the final round of the Jackrabbit Invitational to close tournament 3-under-par (March 16-17)
▪ Earned T5 place at NYX Hoosier Invitational with a 1-under-par 212 (April 11-12)
▪ Finished T5 at rain-shortened CSU Invitational with a 143 (-1) (Sept. 29)

2014 SUMMER
▪ Qualified for third-straight U.S. Amateur Championship
▪ Shot 76-66 in U.S. Amateur qualifier and advanced on second playoff hole
▪ Made match play in Michigan Amateur with a 72-66 before falling in second round
▪ Finished third at GAM Championship by carding a 211
▪ Earned third-place finish at Horton Smith open with a 276
▪ Carded a 279 to finish seventh at Michigan Open

2013-14
▪ All-Horizon League selection after posting fifth-best scoring average with a 74.25
▪ First Oakland player to garner all-league accolades in first two seasons
▪ Named Academic All-Horizon League
▪ Shot 223 (+7) to finish fourth and garner all-tournament honors
▪ Finished sixth at Carlton Oaks WIU Invitational with a 230 (+14) (Feb. 10-11)
▪ Tallied three top-10 finish
▪ Shot 3-under-par 213 to finish T7 at Cleveland State Invitational (Sept. 30-Oct. 1)
▪ Carded a season-low round of 69 (-2) in Round 3 of Wolverine Intercollegiate (Sept. 15-16)

2013 SUMMER
Qualified for second straight U.S. Amateur Championship
Earned medalist honors in qualifying with a score of 138 (69-69)
Made the cut at the Michigan Open (75-75) and finished T32 (294/+6)

2012-13
Named All-Summit League second team
Led the team and ranked 4th in The Summit League with a 73.45 stroke average
Became the first freshman to win a golf tournament in school history
Tied the single-season school record with 2 tournament wins
Won the Detroit Titans Invitational (April 12-13) with a career-best score of 212 (-4)
Captured the Cleveland State Invitational (Oct. 1-2) with a score of 213 (-3)
▪ Tied the school record with a 65 (-6) in the final round of UD Fall Invitational (Oct. 22-23)
▪ Finished T6 at The Summit League Championship (224/+8)
▪ That was the second-lowest score in the league
Tallied a team-high 11 rounds of par or better
Posted six rounds in the 60s
Matched the school record with 29 rounds played
Named The Summit League Golfer of the Week on April 17

2012 SUMMER
Shot 76 (+5) and 67 (-3) in stroke play (143/+2) at U.S. Amateur to finish T51 and qualify for match play
Qualified for the U.S. Amateur by shooting 140 at Bay City Country Club
Finished T4 (70-70) after stroke play at Michigan Amateur

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterwinner for coach Howard Inch
Two-time all-state honoree
Tallied three top-10 finishes at the state finals
Elected to All-State Dream Team by MIGCA as a senior
▪ Named Van Patrick Award recipient for top athlete in Dearborn after senior season
▪ Earned all-state honors and finished runner-up at the state championship (70-75)
▪ Captured medalist honors in sophomore, junior and senior seasons at conference championship
▪ Posted medalist honors at the Mega-Red tournament as a freshman
▪ Lettered in hockey in four seasons as a defenseman

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS
▪ Summit League Academic Honor Roll (2013)
▪ Honor Roll all four years
▪ National Honor Society in junior and senior years

TOP ATHLETIC ACCOMPLISHMENT
▪ Competing in consecutive U.S. Amateur Championships (2012, '13)
▪ Winning a pair of golf tournaments to become the first freshman in program history to do so in 2012-13

PERSONAL
Full Name: Evan Donald Bowser
Parents: Brett Bowser
Sister: Elayna

Career Statistics
Low Tournaments
Low Par/- Finish Top
Season Rounds Strokes 54-holes 36-holes Round Rounds Events  1  5 10 W-L Average
2012-13 29 2130 212 142 65 11 10 2 3 6 577-125 73.45
2013-14 27 2005 213 - 69 7 9 - 1 3 428-162 74.26
2014-15 30 2197 212 143 66 11 11 1 3 4 685-151 73.23
Totals 86 6332 212 142 65 29 30 3 7 13 1690-438 73.63

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