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Seth Reeves

Seth Reeves - Men's Golf - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Year Graduated 2014
Experience 4 VL
Height 6-3
Weight 165
Hometown Duluth, Ga.
Last School Peachtree Ridge
Seth Reeves - Men's Golf - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

Left-handed golfer who came to Tech with impressive junior credentials, and was ranked the No. 2 junior player in the state of Georgia … Developed steadily throughout his career to the point where he finished ranked in the top 10 collegiately and was an All-American … Rose to No. 26 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings and earned an exemption into the 2014 U.S. Amateur … In 39 career collegiate events, had 10 top-10 finishes, including seven top-5s and three wins (two as a senior) … Tall (6-foot-3), long hitter with leverage … Red-shirted in 2009-10, played steadily more each year (three events as a red-shirt freshman, seven as a sophomore, 10 as a junior, 12 as a senior) … Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll four times.

Seth Reeves of Georgia Tech during the NCAA Golf Championships at Prairie Dunes Country Club in Hutchinson, Kansas, on Saturday, May 24, 2014. (Photo by Steven Colquitt)

Summer 2014 Highlights: Rose to No. 26 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings and earned an exemption into the 2014 U.S. Amateur … Finished 6th at the Southeastern Amateur, T3 at the Northeast Amateur, T12 at the Dogwood Invitational and T14 at the Southern Amateur.

2013-14: Tournament Results

Second-team All-American by both the GCAA and Golfweek magazine … Also named GCAA All-America Scholar and the ACC All-Academic team … Had his best year as a Yellow Jacket with two wins and six total top-10 finishes … Made the All-ACC team for the first time, and earned automatic All-America status with his T6 finish at the NCAA Championship in Hutchinson, Kan. … Won the Tar Heel Intercollegiate outright and tied for first at the Brickyard Collegiate in the fall … Had three top-20s in Tech[apos]s first three spring events, and has finished third (Robert Kepler Invitational), T7 (ACC Championship), T3 (NCAA regional) and T6 (NCAA Championship) in his last four … Ranked No. 15 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Index and No. 7 in the Golfstat rankings … Stroke average was 70.75 in 36 rounds, sixth-best in the ACC … Made the ACC All-Academic golf team.

Summer 2013 Highlights: One of three Tech players to qualify for the U.S. Amateur from the Capital City Club Crabapple, finishing third … Advanced to match play at the U.S. Amateur by finishing T27 in stroke play … Defeated Walker Cup member Jordan Niebrugge in the first round before falling in the round of 32 … Won Southeastern Amateur for the second time (-11, 69-71-66-67) … Runner-up at U.S. Amateur qualifier (-5) at Capital City Club-Crabapple … T7 at Western Amateur in stroke play, reached quarterfinals of match play … T11 in stroke play at the North & South Amateur Championship, also lost in the quarterfinals of match play … T13 at the Palmetto Amateur … T15 at The Dogwood Invitational (-9) … T21 at Greystone Invitational.

2012-13: Tournament Results

Earned honorable mention GCAA All-America recognition with his T13 finish in the NCAA Championship stroke play … Stroke average was 73.5 over 29 rounds, fifth on the team and 36th in the ACC … Had four top-20 finishes in 10 events, one in the top five, all on the more difficult golf courses Tech played … Tied for 2nd at the PING/Golfweek Preview (210, E) in the fall at the site of the NCAA Championship … T13 at the U.S. Collegiate and T19 at the SHC Masters … Did not play in the ACC Championship … Finished spring No. 138 in Golfweek/Sagarin Index.

Summer 2012 Highlights: Tied for 21st in stroke play at the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship, fell to Scott McNeill in 20 holes in first round of match play … T48 at the Porter Cup.

2011-12: Tournament Results

Showed the ability to score low but not the consistency required to stay on the travel squad … Had one top-5 and one top-10 finish in seven events, and finished out of the top 20 in the rest … Averaged 72.4 strokes, 13th best in the ACC, and had a 426-180 (.703) head-to-head winning percentage this year … Ranked 115th in the Golfweek/Sagarin Index (157th in the Golfstat Cup) … Played in all of Tech[apos]s fall competitions as a member of the travel team … Shot a team-best 7-under-par in the Brickyard Collegiate to finish 2nd and help the team place 1st.

2011 Summer Highlights: Won the Southeastern Amateur in Columbus, Ga. (278, -6) … Tied for 3rd and qualified for the U.S. Amateur in a playoff at Capital City Club-Crabapple (137, -3) … Tied for 5th at the Georgia State Amateur Championship in Atlanta (284, +4) … Tied for 12th at the Dogwood Invitational in Atlanta (277, -11) … Tied for 14th at the Greystone Invitational (293, +5) … Tied for 35th at the Cardinal Amateur in Greensboro, N.C. (217, +7).

2010-11: Tournament Results

Played in three events, sharing medalist honors at the Grub Mart Collegiate in March … Tied for 16th at the Brickyard Collegiate in his collegiate debut in the fall … Four rounds of par or better out of nine, and had a 73.6 stroke average.

Amateur: 2010: T12 at Southeastern Amateur … 2009: Finished 26th at the Greystone Invitational in Birmingham.

High School: Lettered four years in golf at Peachtree Ridge in Duluth, leading his team to the 2009 Georgia state AAAAA title and four consecutive region 7-AAAAA titles … Named Gwinnett Daily Post boys golfer of the year in 2009 … Was the individual runner-up in 2008 to current Tech teammate, James White, and his team was the state runner-up … Made the all-state team both in 2008 and 2009 … Won the region 7-AAAAA title as a sophomore in 2007 … Honors graduate.

Junior Golf: High ranking of No. 30 on the Junior Golf Scoreboard and No. 45 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Index … Posted seven top-5 finishes, six top-10s, eight top-15s and three top 20s in his junior career … 7th place at 2008 Bobby Chapman Invitational, 2nd at 2008 USGA Boys Junior Amateur Qualifer … 4th at 2008 Horseshoe Bend Classic.

Personal: Full name is Seth Austin Reeves … Born February 26, 1991, in Atlanta … Son of Mark and Shelley Reeves … Plays golf left-handed, but writes right-handed … Has an older brother, Ben, and a younger sister, Kristen … Enjoys working out, playing basketball and seeing movies … Began playing golf at age 7 … Graduated in May, 2014, with his bachelor[apos]s degree in Management.

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