Men's Golf

Evan Bowser
Evan  Bowser

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Dearborn, Mich.

High School:
Dearborn

Height:
5-10

Major:
Business Administration


07/29/2015

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES NAMED GCAA ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM

Oakland is one of three Horizon League teams to be honored

07/29/2015

MEN’S GOLF SUMMER NOTEBOOK

Jake Kneen qualified for the U.S. Amateur Championship in August

07/22/2015

BOWSER NAMED CLEVELAND GOLF/SRIXON ALL-AMERICA SCHOLAR

The junior golfer qualified for the NCAA Regionals in 2015 and posted a 73.23 stroke average

06/24/2015

OAKLAND TOPS HORIZON LEAGUE IN HONOR ROLL SELECTIONS FOR FOURTH STRAIGHT SEMESTER

The Golden Grizzlies had a league-best 125 student-athletes honored

06/17/2015

OAKLAND PLACES 16 ON SPRING ACADEMIC ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

Golden Grizzlies earn second-most student-athlete selections in the league

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

04/12/2013

Oakland at Detroit Titans Invitational

Golden Grizzlies compete at Prestwick Village GC, Highland, Mich.

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.

2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS
▪ 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 HIGHLIGHTS
▪ 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 HIGHLIGHTS
▪ 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 HIGHLIGHTS
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 HIGHLIGHTS
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 HIGHLIGHTS
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 HIGHLIGHTS
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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