Sean Burgess
Sean  Burgess

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Nairn, Scotland

High School:
Nairn Academy

Last College:
South Mountain Community College

Height:
5-10

Major:
Integrative Studies


06/30/2016

OAKLAND STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN 2016 SPRING HORIZON LEAGUE ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL DISTINCTION

For the sixth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 126 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria.

03/20/2016

OAKLAND T2 AFTER DAY ONE OF BOBBY NICHOLS INTERCOLLEGIATE

Jake Kneen ended day one in third place with a 4-under-par 68

03/17/2016

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES TRAVEL TO TENNESSEE FOR BOBBY NICHOLS INTERCOLLEGIATE

The three-day tournament starts Sunday at 10 a.m. ET with a shotgun start

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.

10/16/2015

OAKLAND SET FOR FINAL FALL TOURNAMENT AT DAYTON ON MONDAY

The 36-hole tournament begins with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. each day

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

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

2015-16 Highlights
Played 11 rounds in four events and finished with a 76.82 stroke average
▪ Shot a two-day score of 157 (+15) at the Dayton Flyer Invitational (Oct. 19-20)
▪ Placed tied for 37th at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate with season-low round of 229 (+13)
▪ Carded season low round of 71 (-1) in opening round of Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate

2014-15 Highlights
▪ Competed in 10 events totaling 27 rounds
▪ Finished third on the team with a 75.59 stroke average
▪ Recorded two top-10 finishes including T6 at the Wright State Intercollegiate with a 219 (+6) (April 5-6)
▪ Placed T10 at Dayton Fall Invitational with a 148 (+6) (Oct. 20-21)
▪ Shot season-low rounds of 70 at ULM Wallace Jones Invitational (round 1) (March 23) and at Wright State Intercollegiate (round 1) (April 5)
▪ Carded 2-over-par 218 at ULM Wallace Jones Invitational to place T16 (March 23-24)

Academic Honors
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2016)

South Mountain Community College

▪ Two-year letterwinner for coach Jake Harrington
▪ All-American Honorable Mention and All-Conference in 2014
▪ All-American Second Team, All-Region and All-Freshman Team freshman year
▪ Member of NJCAA National Championship team in 2013
▪ Academic All-America both seasons
▪ Honor Roll at SMCC

Top Athletic Performance
▪ Shooting 65 in a round at SMCC

Personal
Full Name: Sean Alexander Burgess
Birthdate: Sept. 29, 1993
Parents: Andy and Liz Burgess
Sibling: Andrew
▪ Brother plays golf at Armstrong Atlantic State University

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland
1. Coaching staff
2. Facilities
3. Quality education

Career Statistics
Low Tournaments
Low Par/- Finish Top
Season Rounds Strokes 54-holes 36-holes Round Rounds Events  1  5 10 W-L Average
2014-15 27 2041 218 148 70 5 10 - - 2 443-319 75.59
2015-16 11 845 229 157 71 1 4 - - - 157-201 76.82
Totals 38 2886 218 148 70 6 14 - - 2 600-520 75.95

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