Player: Charles DeLong

Charles DeLong
Hometown: Dewitt, Michigan
University: Grand Valley State University
Graduation Year: 24
Area of Study: Finance
Soldier Honored: Curtis L. Norris

As a Freshman (2022): Named GLIAC Player of the Year and First Team All-GLIAC... Earned NCAA DII PING All-American and All-Region Honors... Named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team... NCAA DII Midwest/Central Region Medalist... Placed seventh at the NCAA DII Championships carding 219... Won the Midwest/Central Regional scoring 215... Had eight top-five finishes including three tournament wins during the regular season... Won the Arendsen Invitational (Sept.6), Motor City Invite (Oct.10), and Bill Blazer Memorial (April 10).

As a Redshirt Freshman (2021): Earned First Team All-GLIAC honors...Named to the GLIAC All-Academic Excellence team...Competed in seven events with an average score of 72.24...Won the SVSU Spring Invitational with a season-low round of 66...Had three Top-20 finishes including a 12th place finish at the GLIAC Golf Championship.

As a Freshman (2020): Named GLIAC Freshman of the Year and All-GLIAC First Team...Earned two GLIAC Player of the Week honors...Competed in five events with a team-low average of 71.69, lowest round: 66...Won the Don Underwood Invitational (Sep.10) and the Davenport Invite (Oct. 20).

High School: Prepped at Dewitt High School in Dewitt, Mich. under head coach Dave Koenigsknecht... Named 2018 Lansing Sports Journal player of the year, while also being named to the Super-Team in 2018...Earned All-Academic 2016-2018...Finished top-5 at states in 2018...Average score of 70.8 during senior season...Participated in Business Professionals of America in 2016 and 2017.

Personal: Son of Peter and Jamie DeLong...Intends to major in Business at GVSU