Junior Jared Howard talks about the UC men's golf team heading into the Cardinal Intercollegiate.
2012-13 Season (Sophomore): Played in all 10 tournament with a 77.2 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 career-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 tournament of the year ... finished third on the team with a 77.55 stroke average in 29 rounds ... recorded his 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 15-over par 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.