Jared O'Kelley
Jared  O'Kelley


Canton, Ga.

High School:
Creekview High School



Conference-Best 273 Bearcats Named American Athletic All-Academic

Cincinnati led the league for the second year in a row and increased its total by 28


O’Kelley Ties for 14th at American Championship

Earns seventh top-25 finish of the year


O’Kelley Ties for 18th at Purdue Tournament

Bearcat junior posts his lowest three-round tournament score of the spring season


Athletics Celebrates Its Best At Legion of Excellence


Men's Golf to Compete at Jackrabbit Invitational

Action starts Saturday at 10 a.m. ET

Year Rds. Strokes Avg. Low Round Low Finish, Event
2013-14 32 2,367 73.97 67 T-10, Bluegrass Invitational
2014-15 32 2,395 74.84 70 T-8th, American Championship
2015-16 33 2,444 74.06 67 3rd, Invitational at the Ocean Course
Totals 97 7,206 74.29

2015-16 Season (Junior): Played in 12 tournaments with a team-best 74.06 stroke average during 33 rounds … recorded seven top-30 finishes with a pair of top-10 results … took third place after posting a career-best 7-under 72-69-68=209 at the Fossum Memorial … finished third at the Invitational at the Ocean Course with a 3-under 70-67-76=213 … tied for 12th at the Colleton River Collegiate at 9-over 79-75-70=224 … led all UC golfers, tying for 14th position at the American Championship at 2-over 73-72-73=218 … named to the Bearcats Academic Honor Roll during the spring semester ... selected to The American’s All-Academic Team.

2014-15 Season (Sophomore): Played in 11 tournaments with a 74.84 stroke average during 32 rounds ... registered four top-30 finishes ... carded nine par or better rounds on the year ... led all Bearcats, tying for eighth place with a 3-under 71-70-72=213 at the American Championship ... tied for 11th place at the Hoosier Invitational with a 1-over 72-72-70=214 ... finished tied for 27th place in the rain-shortened Bearcat Invitational with a 6-over 78-72=150 ... tied for 29th place at 75-72-71=218 at the Marshall Invitational ... named to the Dean’s List and Bearcats Academic Honor Roll during the fall and spring semesters … named to The American’s All-Academic Team.

Summer 2014: Coupled with UC teammate John Michael O’Toole to win the three-round Collegiate Team Division crown at the Spirit of America Golf Classic with a combined 14-under 139-150-138=412.

2013-14 (Freshman): Played in 11 of UC’s 12 tournaments, posting a 73.97 stroke average in 32 rounds ... registered seven top-20 finishes, including a season-best tie for 10th place at the Bluegrass Invitational following an even par 71-78-67=216 ... carded a final round 5-under par 67 at the Bluegrass Invitational for his best single-round score of the year ... led all Bearcats at the American Athletic Conference Championship, tying for 19th place at 6-over 74-75-73=222 ... took 12th place at the Bearcat Invitational at 2-over 72-74-72=218 ... finished first among the Bearcats at the USF Invitational, tying for 22nd place at 3-under 75-69-69=213 … named to Bearcats Academic Honor Roll.

Prior to Cincinnati: Helped lead Creekview High School to an eighth-place finish at the 2013 Georgia 7-A state championship ... finished with medalist honors and led team to both the county and regional championship events as a senior ... went undefeated in match play competition as a senior ... played at the No. 1 position and lettered in golf all four years in high school.

Personal: Born Oct. 11, 1994 in Atlanta, Georgia ... son of Laura and Tom O’Kelley ... has one brother, Adam ... right-handed.