Blake Olson - 2012
Pensacola, Fla./West Florida
Junior (2011-12): Posted a 75.57 scoring average in 30 rounds • Tied for 27th at the SoCon Championships (74-75-77-226) • Best finish was a tie for 15th at the Gary Koch Invitational, where he shot 2-over par (70-71-77-218) • His 70 in the first round of the Gary Koch was his lowest of the season • Shot a 71 in four rounds • His 71 in the second round of the Schenkel Invitational helped him shoot a +3, 219, (73-71-75) to tie for 37th.
Before Georgia Southern: Named GSC Freshman of the Year at West Florida in 2010 • Tied for 2nd at the Golfweek Spring Invitational and finished third at the Matlock Collegiate Classic • Average score was a 74 in 2009-10 • Shot a two-under par 208 to finish tied for third at the McLaughlin in the 2010-11 campaign • Tied for second at the Matlock Collegiate and tied for 10th at the Argonaut Invitational • Also tied for 18th twice that season, giving him five top-20 finishes.
Personal: Born Blake Anthony Olson June 28, 1991, in Pensacola, Fla. • The son of Mark and Robin Olson • Has two siblings, Danielle Vannoy and Spencer Olson.