• Biography - Patrick Donovan / Golf
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   Class   Senior
   Height   5-10
   Hometown   Oswego, N.Y.
   High School   Oswego
 

As a Junior (2008-09):
Played in 13 tournaments with 76.4 scoring average, second-best on team
Earned five top-10 finishes
Tied for top spot at George Mason Intercollegiate (77-75)
Tied for fourth at Navy Invitational with 2-under 69 in opening round
Also earned top-10 finishes at George Mason Shootout, Rehoboth Beach Invite and Cornell Tri-Match

As a Sophomore (2007-08):
Played in all 10 tournaments and had scoring average of 76.1, second-best on team
Named to the New England Golf Association All-Region second team
Tied for third out of 70 at the ECAC Championship (68-78)
Completed season with two top-10 finishes
3-under 68 in first round of ECAC Championship was lowest 18-hole score on team for entire season
Tied for seventh out of 70 at the Larry Nelson Invitational (74-74-73)

As a Freshman (2006-07):
Played in six tournaments
Maintained scoring average of 77.1
Began collegiate career with bang, finishing fifth out of 85 golfers at the Colgate Invitational (73-73)
Also earned a top-20 finish at the Yale MacDonald Cup (79-76-75)
In summer advanced to quarterfinals of New York State Amateur Championship
Tied for seventh out of 156 after two rounds of stroke play (72-72) and won twice in match play before falling to the eventual champion 1-up in the quarterfinals

Before Binghamton:
Played for Oswego High
Earned five letters
Led team to back-to-back undefeated seasons
Qualified for state championship
Three-time team MVP
Twice named Athlete of the Week

Personal:
Born April 7, 1987
Parents are Peter and Rose Donovan
Intends to major in history/education