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Adam Bratton

Adam Bratton - Men's Golf - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Experience 4 VL
Height 5-9
Weight 157
Hometown Newburgh, Ind.
High School Castle HS
Last School Castle HS
Major Business Administration
Year Senior
Adam Bratton - Men's Golf - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets


General:  Top-ranked junior golfer from the state of Indiana who graduated high school early and enrolled at Georgia Tech for the spring semester of 2020 … Has competed in five events over three-plus years at Tech … Ranked the No. 59-ranked junior golfer in the nation prior to his enrollment, No. 31 in the class of 2020, according to the June Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Rankings … His father, Keith, played golf at Kentucky and Illinois … Older brother Austin currently plays golf at Jacksonville … Father put a golf club in his hands at age 2 … Enjoys playing basketball, ping pong, billiards and tennis, and likes to fish … Received his bachelor’s degree from Tech in business administration on May 4, 2024 … Has earned Faculty Honors and made the Dean’s List three times each.

2023-24: Tournament Results

Played in the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate Invitational in the fall, where he tied for 67th place, and the Cypress Point Classic, where he went 1-1-1 in his matches

2022-23: Tournament Results

Played twice in the fall at the Maui Jim Intercollegiate individual event and the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate … Shot 220 (+4) and helped Georgia Tech’s B team finish fifth at the Golf Club of Georgia … Averaged 75.67 over six rounds.

2021-22: Tournament Results

Played in one fall event, tying for 62nd place at the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate.

2021 Amateur Highlights: Qualified for the U.S. Amateur at Chesterton, Ind. (139, -4), capturing one of three spots available there (see winning eagle putt on first playoff hole above) … Runner-up in the Indiana Amateur Championship (214, -2) … Finished third at the GCAA Summer Series event at the University of Indiana-Pfau Course (221, +8) … Tied for sixth place at the Palmetto Amateur (280, even) … Tied for 11th place at the Northern Amateur in Chesterton, Ind. (219, +3).

2020-21:  Tournament Results

Tied for 69th at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate in his only collegiate competition this spring … Made the Dean’s List in the fall, earned Faculty Honors in the spring of 2020 and 2021.

2020 Amateur Highlights: Tied for 20th at the Carolina Trace GCAA Amateur (224, +8).

Junior and Amateur Golf:  Won the Evansville Courier and Press men’s city championship in 2019 … Posted eight top-10 finishes in his junior career, including three top-5s in 2019 alone.

High School:  Lettered three years for coach Josh Kain and was team captain for two years at Castle High School, which won a Southern Indiana Athletic Conference (SIAC) title in 2018 … Led the Knights to the state championship tournament three straight years (2017, 2018, 2019) … Earned all-state and all-conference honors as a sophomore and junior (2018, 2019) … Had four holes-in-one in high school competition and scored a school-record 63 to earn conference medalist honors during his sophomore year … Won sectional medalist honors as a junior in 2019 … Graduated No. 1 in his class of 458.

Career Statistics

Low Tour
LowPar/-Finish Top
SeasonRoundsStrokes54-holesRoundRoundsEvents 1 510W-LW-L%Average
2020-21322322373151-68 .42974.33
2021-22322222273113-61 .17674.00
2022-236454220723225-85 .22775.67
2023-24322622672118-66 .10875.33
Totals151125220724597-280 .25775.00


January 15, 2021 Ten Questions with Adam Bratton

Tech freshman from Newburgh, Ind., answers some of our questions

Ten Questions with Adam Bratton
July 19, 2021 Adam Bratton Qualifies for U.S. Amateur

Rising sophomore from Indiana grabs one of three available spots in home state qualifier

Adam Bratton Qualifies for U.S. Amateur
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