Player Bio
  • Biography - Jeff Wolniewicz/ Golf

Junior Season (2005-06): Played in 12 tournaments and maintained a team-best scoring average of 75.4... had five top 10 tournament finishes...was runnerup at New England Championship after rounds of 68-73 (-3)...placed third out of 108 at the Yale MacDonald Cup (72-68)... named to All-New England and Ping all-region teams... collection of academic honors included Cleveland Golf Scholar-Athlete, SUNY Chancellor's Award, America East Scholar-Athlete... orchestrated outstanding summer season... advanced to finals of New York State Amateur Championship with five consecutive wins in match play... captured Buffalo District Golf Association Men's Championship with a final-round 72...placed 16th out of 162 golfers at the Eastern Amateur after shooting 64-70-70-74.

Sophomore Season (2004-05): Played in 12 tournaments with a team-best average of 74.2... had 10 top-20 finishes including eight top-10 finishes... shot 74-74 to capture medalist honors out of 81 golfers at prestigious Yale McDonald Cup... shot 74-72 to finish second out of 99 at the Towson Drew Upton Classic... shot 73-71 to finish tied for second at the America East Championship... won the Chancellor’s Award, named a Cleveland Golf Scholor and a America East Scholar Athlete... named first-team All-New England and Ping all-region... was named America East Athlete of the Week on March 28.

Freshman Season (2003-04): Earned second team All-New England and PING all-region honors after outstanding freshman season ... jumped into starting lineup and carded -2 70 in very first collegiate round ... shot 70-79 to place 17th at Colgate Invitational ... played all 14 tournaments with average of 76.0 - third-best on team ... was team’s low man in three tournaments ... shot 72-75 to place sixth at Central Connecticut State Invitational ... was America East runner-up after carding rounds of 74-78 ... placed third at Cornell after pair of 74s ... shot 75-72 to place seventh at Lafayette event ... at NCAA regional shot 74-73-80 ... had 14th best scoring average in region ... in summer placed 10th at 64th Annual Monroe Invitational Championship (70-66-70-73) with 1-under total ... defeated eight PING collegiate All-Americans in a strong field of top-ranked amateurs, college and international players ... recorded five birdies en route to the 4-under second round ... three weeks later shot two rounds in 60s to place in top third of field at 32nd Annual Rice Planters Championship in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. (67-76-75-68, -2) ... also advanced to match play at New York State Men’s Amateur Championship ... placed fourth at Buffalo District Golf Association Men’s Championship (70-76-76).

In High School: Played four years for West Seneca West High School ... captured conference championship and maintained lowest stroke average ... placed eighth in state championship ... led team to back-to-back divisional titles ... earned runner-up honors at New York State Junior Amateur Championship ... placed fourth at AJGA Lessings Classic ... advanced to match play at New York State Amateur Championship before falling to eventual winner ... as a junior fired a 69 to qualify for the Porter Cup.

Personal: Born November 4, 1985 ... parents are Richard and Linda Wolniewicz ... majoring in management.

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 •  Jeff Wolniewicz
bu athletes    Class   Senior
bu athletes    Height   5-9
bu athletes    Hometown   West Seneca, N.Y.
bu athletes    High School   West Seneca West
On Wolniewicz:
Team's No. 1 player... one of top golfers in Northeast region... great inner confidence and overall game.