Player: Zach Heffernan
Graduation Year: 2025
Area of Study: Corporate Communications
Soldier Honored: Justin S. Monschke
Sophomore from Boerne, Texas … Last name pronounced HEFF-err-non … Played 20 rounds across seven tournaments in his freshman season … Picked up All America honors in 2020-2021… Was a member of the 2021 Wyndham Cup team… Won the AJGA’s KJ Choi Foundation Texas Junior Championship presented by Mediheal in March of 2020… Notched a t-9 at the Polo Golf Junior Classic at Liberty National in June.
2021-22 (Freshman): Played 20 rounds in seven tournaments … 82.14% of his rounds in the lineup counted towards the team score, which was third-best on the team … Made his collegiate debut at the Colonial Collegiate Invitational (10/4) and finished tied for 66th … Won his career-first match-play match against TCU’s Jacob Skov 2&1 at the Big 12 Match Play Championship (10/5) … Finished tied for 70th as an individual at the Border Olympics (2/15) … Shot his first two collegiate rounds at par or better in the Cabo Collegiate (3/1) and tied for 48th … Recorded a tie for 72nd at the rain-shortened All-American Intercollegiate (3/22) … Tied for 66th at the Aggie Invitational (4/10) … Shot a second-round 71 and finished 68th as an Individual in the ASU Thunderbird Collegiate (4/16) … Carded a career-best tie for 37th at the Big 12 Championship.
Personal: Zach is a communications major who likes to hunt and fish… The son of Paul and Dana Heffernan… Mom Dana also went to Baylor.