General: One of the state of Georgia’s top prospects, all-state three times and Gwinnett County boys golfer of the year in 2018, who enrolls at Georgia Tech on the heels of leading his high school team to consecutive state championships in the highest classification … Father competed for his native Yugoslavia (4x400m relay) in the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games … Third of four children … Oldest brother was a varsity swimmer at Berry College in 2012-13 … Enjoys fishing and table tennis … Studying business administration with a career goal to be a stock broker or financial advisor … Last name pronounced “kuh-RAW-lik.”
2018 Summer Highlights: Tied for 23rd (+5) at the Southeastern Amateur in Columbus, Ga.
Junior Golf: Ranked No. 180 in the class of 2018 (No. 7 in Georgia) and No. 347 overall by the Junior Golf Scoreboard, as well as No. 378 in Golfweek’s boys rankings … In six junior events in 2017, Karaulic’s best performance was a 10th place finish at the AJCA Under Armour/Hunter Mahan Championship … Had top-25 showings in the AJGA Junior at RiverWatch and the AJGA Davis Love III Junior Open.
High School: Three-time all-state selection for Jeremy York and David Allen at Mill Creek High School, which won the 7A state championship in 2017 and 2018, as well as a region title in 2016 … Named Gwinnett County Golf of the Year in 2018 by the Gwinnett Daily Post, and all-county each of his final three years at Mill Creek … Shot 71 and 76 in the 2017 state tournament to place fourth individually and help the Hawks to the team championship … Shot 71 in a rain-shortened 2018 state championship and finished second individually, but his hawks team won the team title by a stroke.