Player: Maxwell Moldovan

2021-Maxwell Moldovan
Hometown: Uniontown, Ohio
University: Ohio State University
Area of Study: Finance
Expected Graduation: 2024
Soldier Honored: Mario D. Carazo

Career Honors at Ohio State

  • All-Big Ten Second Team (2021)

  • PING All-Midwest Region Team (2021)

  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2021)

2020-21 (Freshman)

  • Had a tremendous freshman season, leading the team with a 71.50 scoring average

  • His 71.50 scoring average was tied for the lowest single-season scoring average in program history since 1980

  • Played in eight events and finished in the Top 20 in six of them, including three Top 10 finishes

  • Led the team with 16 rounds at or under par and had eight rounds in the 60s

  • His season score in relation to par was exactly even-par

  • Began his career with 13 consecutive rounds at par or better

  • Was 10-under par following rounds of 69-69-68 in his collegiate debut at the Kiawah Invitational … He finished fourth in the event

  • Recorded a sixth-place finish at the Spartan Collegiate in his second start with rounds of 72-70-70 (-4)

  • In one of the best fields of the regular season at the Valspar Collegiate, he finished runner-up at 9-under par after posting rounds of 66-69-69

  • Playing in his first NCAA postseason event, he led the team at the NCAA Tallahassee Regional with a 17th place finish after three consecutive rounds of 1-under 71

Prior to Ohio State

  • 2019 First-time Rolex Junior All-American

  • 2019 AJGA Player of the Year – the first male ever from the Midwest to earn the award

  • Three-time AJGA career champion

  • Collected six top-10 national junior golf finishes in 2019

  • Has been ranked as high as No. 33 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings

  • Finished runner-up in his final junior event, the 2020 AJGA Invitational at Sedgefield, by birdying his final five holes

  • Advanced to the second round of match play at the US Amateur in 2019 before falling to eventual champion Andy Olgetree

  • Won the 2019 Polo Golf Junior Classic at Liberty National

  • Member of the victorious 2019 United States Junior Presidents Cup Team where he went 2-1 in his three matches

  • Undefeated in Wyndham Cup East Team matches (4-0-0) en route to a team victory

  • Two-time Ohio High School State Champion (2017, 2018) and the 2019 Ohio Amateur Champion

  • Finished runner-up at the 2019 Memorial Junior hosted by Sung Hyun Park at Scarlet Course at the OSU Golf Club as well as the Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club

  • Tied for fourth at The Junior PLAYERS Championship at TPC Sawgrass in 2019

  • Won the 2019 Ohio Amateur Championship

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