Player: Charlie Reiter

2021-Charlie Reiter
Hometown: Palm Desert, CA
University: University of San Diego
Area of Study: Communications
Expected Graduation: 2022
Soldier Honored:

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS


  • First Team All-WCC in 2021

  • Reached final round of 2021 US Open Qualifying


REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2020-21) 

  • Scoring average of 71.6 (39 rounds)

  • Earned First Team All-WCC Honors

    • Finished with eight top 25 finishes including five top-ten finishes



  • Helped Toreros return to NCAA Championship for the first time since 2011

  • Reached final round of US Open Qualifying


SOPHOMORE (2019-20)

  • Transferred to USD in January 2020 and enrolled for the spring semester

  • Did not play in any tournaments due to transfer rules

  • Played in 3 events for USC in the fall

    • Highest finish was T-19th (70-67-74) at the Nike Golf Collegiate Invite




FRESHMAN (2018-19)

  • Pac-12 All-Freshman Honorable Mention

  • Competed for USC, where he started 9 events and had a stroke average of 73.91

  • 4 rounds in the 60s

  • Best round was a 66 in the final round of the Fighting Illini Invitational

  • Shot 1-under at the Fighting Illini Invitational, finishing 6th in his first career event

  • In January 2019, he set the tournament course record at the PGA Tour Desert Classic in Palm Desert by shooting a 63 in the third round on PGA West's Stadium Course

    • Closed out the event with an 8-under (73-68-67)



  • In the offseason, he T-5th at the SCGA Amateur Championship at 3-under 277 (69-67-68-73) and T-36th at the Pacific Coast Amateur at part 284 (73-67-67-77)


AMATEUR CAREER

  • Runner-up at the 109th California Amateur Championships at Torrey Pines (July 27-August 1, 2020)

    • Lost to Pepperdine's Joey Vrzich 3 and 2 in the 36-hole final

    • Defeated the field's highest ranked amateur, UCLA's Devon Bling, in the Round of 32




HIGH SCHOOL

  • Earned a sponsor exemption as an amateur at the 2018 PGA Tour CareerBuilder Challenge in Palm Desert, shooting 1-under (68-70-77) and averaging more than 330 yards off the tee

  • Attended Palm Desert High School and was ranked No. 31 in Golfweek's world rankings, No. 19 in his graduating class and No. 40 in Junior Golf Scoreboard's overall world rankings

  • Won the 2018 CIF-SCGA golf title and led Palm Desert to within one stroke of the 2018 CIF state title

  • T-3rd at the AJGA Las Vegas Junior

  • T-2nd at the 2017 AJGA ClubCorp Mission Hills Desert Junior

  • Missed the cut at the 2017 Australian Open, finishing T-65th at 10-over 294 (75-69-75-75)

  • Qualified for the 2017 U.S. Amateur and 2017 U.S. Junior Amateur

  • Won the 2017 AJGA Callaway Junior Classic and SCPGA Toyota Tour Cup Morongo

  • In 2016, won the SCPGA Toyota Tour Cup, Aaron Baddeley International Junior and CIF Championships



PERSONAL

  • Father, Mike, played professional golf on mini tours

  • Charlie won his first event at 4 years old

  • At age 10, he competed in the Golf Channel Amateur Tour National Championship at PGA West


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