Player: James Roller

James Roller
Hometown: Jenks
University: Texas Tech University
Graduation Year: 2024
Area of Study: Business/Marketing

Tom Cousins Award (2020)

Competed in six stroke play events and the Big 12 Match Play Tournament in his first season... Finished as the runner-up at the DBU Classic where he shot 6-under (69-68-73) for his top career showing... Recorded a 73.71 scoring average with a season-low round of 68 at the DBU Classic... Played the final round for the Red Raiders in the NCAA Championship... Earned the 2020 Tom Cousins Awards at the East Lake Cup for his community service.

PRIOR TO TEXAS TECH: Came into his freshman year at Tech as the No. 2 player in Oklahoma... Named the 2020 Oklahoma Jim Thorpe HS boys Golfer of the Year by the Oklahoma Coaches Association and Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame… Won the 2017 Cameron McCormick AJGA...Is in the top 100 junior player on the Rolex Rankings...No. 35 in the Junior Golf Scoreboard and Golfweek...Champion of the 2020 Oklahoma Golf Association State Junior...Was a player in the 2019 Rolex Tournament of Champions... 2019 AJGA National Jerry Cole Sportsmanship Award.

PERSONAL: Son of Maggie Roller and Bill Roller… Has a sister, Jenni Roller and a brother, Johnmark Roller. Majoring in Finance… His mother played golf at Tulsa University and after played in many U.S. Open as well as the European Tour… His father played baseball at Northwestern University