Chad Howard
Chad  Howard


Dublin, Ohio

High School:
Jerome High School



Bearcats Duo Advances to U.S. Open Sectional Qualifier

Howard and Newsome play well in local qualifier

Year Rds. Strokes Avg. Low Round Low Finish, Event
2013-14 3 231 77.00 76 T-57th, Bearcat Invitational
2014-15 2 160 80.00 78 T-70th, Bearcat Invitational
2015-16 16 1,215 75.94 64 T-8th, Intercollegiate
at the Grove
Totals 21 1,606 76.48

2015-16 Season (Junior): Played in six tournaments, earning a 75.94 stroke average in 16 rounds … shot a school-record 64 during second-round play at the Fossum Memorial … recorded three top-30 finishes, including a career-best fifth place finish at the Fossum Memorial at 5-under 72-64-75=211 … tied for eighth at the rain-shortened Intercollegiate at the Grove at 4-over 78-70=148 … tied for 25th place at the Invitational at the Ocean Course at 10-over 78-73-75=226 … named to the Dean’s List and Bearcats Academic Honor Roll during the fall semester.

2014-15 Season (Sophomore): Played in one tournament with an 80.0 stroke average in two rounds … took part in the rain-shortened Bearcat Invitational, tying for 70th place at 16-over 82-78=160 … named to the Bearcats Academic Honor Roll during both the fall and spring semesters … selected to the Dean’s List during the fall semester … named to The American’s All-Academic Team.

2013-14 Season (Freshman): Named to the Dean’s List and Bearcats Academic Honor Roll ... played in one tournament during the year, tying for 57th place at the Bearcat Invitational with a 15-over 76-79-76=231.

Prior to Cincinnati: Helped lead Jerome High School to the Ohio Division I state championship title in 2011 and 2012 while being named a first team all-conference selection both seasons ... named second team all-state as a senior ... earned second team all-conference accolades in 2010.

Personal: Born May 30, 1995 in Dublin, Ohio ... son of Sara and Steve Howard ... has one sister, Maria, and one brother, Jared ... right-handed.