2016-17 Season (Senior): Played in six tournaments, recording a career-best 74.94 stroke average in 17 rounds … tied for 18th place at 10-over 75-75-76=226 at the Colleton River Collegiate … tied for 31st place at 4-over 77-72-71=220 … finished 36th at the American Championship at 13-over 76-78-75=229 … named to the Bearcats Academic Honor Roll in the fall semester and the Bearcats Academic Honor Roll and the Dean’s List in the spring semester.
2015-16 Season (Junior): Played in seven tournaments, earning a 76.21 stroke average in 19 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 ... selected to The American’s All-Academic Team.
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.