Player: Jacob McBride
University: North Carolina State
Area of Study: Marketing
Expected Graduation: 2017
Soldier Honored: Larry J. Bauguess Jr.
Junior (2015-16): Tied for second at the ACC Championship, the best finish by a Wolfpack golfer since 2009 … Played in all 13 tournaments and 38 rounds of the season … Finished second on the team with a 72.5 stroke average per 18 holes … Earned six top-20 results and four top-10 finishes throughout the season … Finished T6 (219, +3) at the season-opening Invitational at Kiawah … Finished T5 (211, -5) at the General Hackler Championship … Best 54-hole score (207) achieved at the ACC Championship … Best single round score (66) achieved at both the Wolfpack Spring Intercollegiate and the ACC Championship … Shot below 70 on six occasions … Recorded 13 rounds under par and eight right at par … His scores counted towards the team’s score in 34 of his 38 rounds.
2014-15: Played in nine tournaments and 26 rounds for the Wolfpack ... Averaged 73.7 strokes per round and 222.1 strokes per 54 holes ... Recorded two top-10 and two top-20 finishes on the season ... Best result of the year was a T6 finish at the Wolfpack Spring Open ... Tied for ninth at the General Jim Hackler Championship ... Best round of 65 was achieved at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate in the fall ... Recorded nine rounds at or below par throughout the season ... Twenty of his 26 rounds (76.9 percent) counted towards the team's scores.
2013-14: Played in six tournaments and 15 rounds for the Wolfpack ... Averaged 75.4 strokes per 18 holes ... Recorded one top 10 and two top 20 finishes on the year ... Tied for 11th and recorded his best round of the season (69) at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate in October with an even-par 216 ... Tied for fifth at the Campbell Oil/Sunoco Classic with a 221 (+5) ... Recorded four rounds at or below par throughout the season ... 10 of his 15 rounds counted towards the team total.