The Pendleton School
|Height / Weight:|
6-1 / 190
2009-10 (Sophomore): Was named a first-team GCAA All-American ... also tabbed as a first-team All-American by Golfweek ... was chosen as a member of the All-Nicklaus Team as well ... named a first-team All-Big 12 pick as well as an All-Central Region selection ... was named the Southern Golf Association's National Amateur of the Month ... was twice named the Big 12 Golfer of the Month ... also tabbed as a semifinalist for the Ben Hogan Award ... was named a first-team Academic All-Big 12 selection ... won two of his first four starts of the year ... posted a 5-under 211 total that included a 69 during the first round to win the Ping/Golfweek Invitational ... finished with a 14-under 202 with rounds of 68-65 and 69 to win the Gifford Collegiate as well ... tied for third at the Isleworth Collegiate as well ... tied for eighth place at the Aggie Invitational after closing with a 65 ... posted a runner-up finish at the Big 12 Championship after finishing with a 7-under total of 281 ... fired rounds of 68, 70 and 68 for a 4-under total to claim medalist honors at the NCAA Southeast Regional ... tied for second place at the NCAA Championship after firing an 8-under total of 208 that included rounds of 69, 68 and 71.
2008-09 (Freshman): Was named an honorable mention All-American by Golfweek ... also named to the publication's All-Freshman Team ... chosen as an All-Central Region pick ... made one start during the fall, finishing tied for 27th at the Fighting Illini Invitational ... posted a 220 total that included a 70 during his first round ... tied for 25th at the Linger Longer Invitational with a 225 total ... earned his first career victory at the Gaillardia Intercollegiate where he posted rounds of 76 and 72 for a 4-over 148 total ... the win was the first of four-straight top 10s ... tied for eighth at the Aggie Invitational with a 143 total that included an opening round of 66 ... finished ninth at the Big 12 Championship with a 293 total ... was the runner-up at the NCAA South Central Regional in Stillwater with a 1-over total of 217 ... tied for 18th place at the NCAA Championship with a 215 total.
(Amateur): Competed as a member of the United States Walker Cup Team for the second time in his career in 2011, finishing with a 2-2 record ... lost a pair of foursome matches while paired with Harris English ... went 2-0 in singles action with 2 and 1 wins over Tom Lewis and Stiggy Hodgson ... made the quarterfinal round at the 2011 U.S. Amateur to become the first player since Tiger Woods to advance to the quarterfinal round in three-straight years ... carded rounds of 68 and 69 to advance to match play ... knocked off Eugene Wong, 3 and 1, in the first round ... defeated Scott Langley, 2 and 1, before falling by the same margin to Jordan Russell in the quarterfinals ... also advanced to match play at the Western Amateur Championship, tying for seventh place with a 279 total ... defeated Gregor Main, 3 and 2, in the first round of match play before falling to Patrick Cantlay in 19 holes in the second round ... was one of just two amateurs to make the cut at The Open Championship where he tied for 48th place with a 292 total ... carded rounds of 71, 71, 75 and 75 ... posted rounds of 72 and 78 to miss the cut at the U.S. Open ... carded a 72-hole total of 288, 8-over par, with rounds of 73, 69, 71 and 75 to tie for 70th at the PGA Tour's AT&T National ... tied for ninth place at the Nationwide Tour's Children's Hospital Invitational with a 10-under total of 274 ... won the prestigious Northeast Amateur after closing with a 65 ... also posted rounds of 66, 68 and 62 for a 15-under 261 ... his 72-hole total broke the previous tournament scoring mark by four shots ... missed the cut at The Masters after posting rounds of 72 and 77 ... defeated British Amateur champion Jin Jeong, 4 and 2, to win the 2011 Georgia Cup ... made the cut at the PGA Tour's Transitions Championship with rounds of 70 and 69 before posting a pair of 72s over the weekend to tie for 57th place ... competed as a member of the United States team at the 2010 World Amateur Team Championship ... tied for fourth in the individual race with a 2-under 214 total that included rounds of 72, 72, 70 ... successfully defended his title at the Dixie Amateur in December ... posted rounds of 67, 70 and 66 for a 203 total and a two-shot victory ... became the fourth Cowboy to win the U.S. Amateur ... defeated Cheng Tsung Pan 2 and 1 in the first round before defeating Emiliano Grillo, 2-up to move into the round of 16 ... defeated John Hahn on the 19th hole before knocking off teammate Morgan Hoffmann, 1-up in the quarterfinal round ... defeated Patrick Cantlay 4 and 3 in his semifinal match before defeating David Chung, 4 and 2, in the 36-hole final ... advanced to match play after carding rounds of 74 and 72 ... fired rounds of 66, 71, 66 and 68 for a seven-shot victory at the 2010 Sahalee Players Championship ... finished with a 17-under 271 total to come in seven shots ahead of Andrew Putnam ... following his victory he was named the SGA National Amateur of the Month ... was also awarded the Mark H. McCormack Medal, which is presented by The R&A to the top-ranked golfer in the World Amateur Golf Ranking at the end of the amateur season ... competed in the Nationwide Tour's Children's Hospital Invitational, carding rounds of 75 and 73 for a 148 total to miss the cut ... finished tied for second at the 2010 Porter Cup with a 270 total ... his 10-under score included rounds of 68, 71, 65 and 66 ... tied for seventh at the 2010 Sunnehanna Amateur with a 1-under 279 total after posting rounds of 70, 70, 68 and 71 ... tied for 15th at the 2010 Western Amateur with a 214 total after posting rounds of 71, 71 and 74 ... helped lead the U.S. to victory as a member of the Copa de las Americas squad ... finished fourth in the individual standings at 1-over 287 after carding rounds of 76, 69, 70 and 72 ... tallied an 11-under 205 to win the 2009 Dixie Amateur in a playoff over Florida's Mu Hu ... his victory featured rounds of 68, 68 and 69 ... went 4-0 as a member of the 2009 U.S. Walker Cup Team ... tied for 45th during stroke play at the 2009 U.S. Amateur before making a run to the quarterfinals in stroke play ... defeated James Sacheck in 19 holes during his first round before knocking off Connor Driscoll, 2 and 1, in the second round ... beat Connor Arendell, 2 and 1, in the Round of 16 before falling to Charlie Holland in 19 holes ... tied for 10th place during stroke play at the 2008 U.S. Amateur ... advanced to the second round with a victory over teammate Trent Leon ... won the 2008 Florida Azalea Amateur with scores of 68, 68 and 67 for a 7-under total of 203 ... tied for 21st at the 2008 Northeast Amateur ... also finished fifth at the 2008 Azalea Invitational ... was twice selected as the AJGA Player of the Year, winning the award in 2005 and 2007 ... became the fifth player in the 30-year history of the award to win more than once and the first player to claim the honor in non-consecutive years ... was selected three times as a first-team AJGA All-American, earning the distinction in 2005, 2006, and 2007 ... was a third-team All-America pick in 2004 ... was a three-time member of the Canon Cup East Team ... finished 2007 with seven top 10s in national junior events and one victory, winning the FootJoy Boys Invitational ... his victory at the Footjoy Boys Invitational included a second-round 66 ... won the 2007 Terra Cotta Invitational ... finished second at the 2007 Orange Bowl International to fellow OSU freshman Sean Einhaus after posting a 274 total that included a 65 during the first round ... was the runner-up to teammate Rickie Fowler at the 2007 Sunnehanna Amateur ... played in the PGA Tour's Buick Championship in 2006, missing the cut after posting rounds of 72 and 74 ... his victory in 2006 came at the AJGA Craig Ranch Junior and included a first-round 67 on his way to a 207 total ... finished second in back-to-back events, coming in as the runner-up at the 2006 Footjoy Boys Invitational and the Rolex Tournament of Champions ... four of his eight rounds in the two events were in the 60s ... also finished third at the 2006 Polo Golf Junior Classic ... posted three national victories and finished in the top five in nine of his 16 starts in 2005 ... finished the year with a 71.33 stroke average in those national events ... won titles at the First American Title Junior Classic, the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail Junior and the Bobby Chapman ... posted a 3-1 mark in the Canon Cup that year as well ... his victory at the First American Title Junior Classic included a final-round 60 ... finished the year with four runner-ups ... finished second at the Ping Junior at Mirasol the Lincoln Mercury Junior, the Scott Robertson Memorial and the Orange Bowl International ... won the 2004 Marsh Junior and the Nike Golf Junior ... had three other top 10s as well.
Personal: Born August 29, 1989 in New Bedford, Massachusetts ... son of Wally and Tina Uihlein ... has one brother, Jon ... also considered Florida, Clemson, Alabama and Wake Forest.