Junior Jared Howard talks about the UC men's golf team heading into the Cardinal Intercollegiate.
Low Finish, Event
T-18th, Earl Yestingmeier Invitational
T-34th, Old Waverly Collegiate Championship
2nd, Cleveland State Invitational
T-5th, Bearcat Invitational
2014-15 Season (Senior): Played in all 12 tournaments with a 74.11 stroke average in 35 rounds ... posted three top-20 finishes and seven top-30 finishes on the year ... registered 11 par or better rounds on the year ... tied a career-low, carding a single-round best 5-under par 67 in the final round of the Cardinal Intercollegiate ... tied for fifth place in the rain-shortened Bearcat Invitational with a 1-under par 71-72=143 ... recorded an even-par 75-74-67=216 to tie for seventh place at the Cardinal Intercollegiate ... tied for 11th place with a 4-under 70-72-70=212 at the Old Waverly Collegiate Championship.
2013-14 Season (Junior): Played in all 12 tournaments with a team-best 72.86 stroke average in 35 rounds ... set UC single-season records for best stroke average (72.86), most par or better rounds (17) and most birdies (113) ... finished first or second among UC players in eight tournaments with four top-10 finishes ... ended in the top 30 in 10 of 12 tournaments ... posted scores that counted toward the team total in 32 of 34 rounds during the year ... earned a career-high second-place finish at the Cleveland State Invitational after carding a career-best 9-under par 69-68-70=270 ... recorded a career-low 5-under 67 in the final round of the Old Waverly Collegiate Championship to take fourth place at 72-72-67=211 ... tied for fifth at the Rice Intercollegiate at 72-69-75=216 ... tied for sixth at the Marshall Invitational at 69-69-72=210 ... tied for 26th place at the American Athletic Conference Championship at 72-79-74=225.
2012-13 Season (Sophomore): Played in all 10 tournament with a 77.18 stroke average in 28 rounds ... finished first or second among UC players in five tournaments ... tied for 34th place with a 71-75-80=226 in the Old Waverly Collegiate Championship ... carded a season-best 1-under par 71 in the first round of the Old Waverly Collegiate Championship ... tied for 38th place at the BIG EAST Championship with a 76-74-77=227 ... tied for 37th place at the Turning Stone Intercollegiate with a 77-72-80=229.
2011-12 Season (Freshman): Played in all 10 tournaments, finishing third on the team with a 77.55 stroke average in 29 rounds ... recorded a season-best finish, tying for 18th place (77-74-72=223) at the Earl Yestingmeier Invitational hosted by Ball State ... ranked first among UC players at the BIG EAST Championship, tying for 42nd place (72-76-82=230) ... finished second on the team and tied for 48th overall with a 82-76-73=231 at the Missouri Intercollegiate ... posted a season-best single-round score of 72 four times, including in the first round of the BIG EAST Championship.
Prior to Cincinnati: Four-year letterwinner at Dublin Jerome High School ... helped lead Jerome to a state championship (2007), state runner-up finish (2008) and third-place finish (2010) ... three-time Ohio Captial Conference first team selection.
Personal: Born June 7, 1992 ... son of Sara and Steve Howard ...has one brother (Chad) and one sister (Maria) ... majoring in marketing.