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Spencer Cole
Spencer Cole

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Greer, S.C.

High School:
The Pendleton School (Bradenton, Fla.)

Weight:
160

Position:
Golfer

Experience:
1L



QUICKLY
Spencer Cole made his Alabama debut in the fall of 2008 ... played in six career tournaments as a redshirt freshman in 2008-09 ... turned in his top finish with a tie for 11th at the 2009 NCAA Northeast Regional ... rare talent that has an outstanding knowledge of the game ... has all of the shots in his bag.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2008-09)
Cole made his collegiate debut in the final tournament of the 2008 fall season with a 28th-place showing at the UCF-Isleworth Collegiate ... finished with a 75.47 scoring average, but was excellent in the postseason with a 73.83 stroke average over six rounds ... played in six events for the Crimson Tide ... posted a 10-over-par total of 226 at the UCF-Isleworth Collegiate ... opened with an even par 72 before a 75 in round two and a final round 79 in windy conditions ... finished tied for 76th at the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational with a 239 (+23) ... responded in the Puerto Rico Classic with a tie for 35th after consistent rounds of 74, 73 and 72 for a 3-over-par 219 ... tied for 43rd during the stroke play portion of the Callaway Collegiate Match Play Championships with a 9-over-par 153 over 36 holes ... then went 1-1-1 in match play, knocking off Duke's Clark Klaasen 2 and 1 ... also halved a match with Charlotte's Ryan Wilson ... moved back into the lineup for the NCAA Northeast Regional at the Galloway National Golf Club in Galloway Township, N.J., and produced the best tournament of his career, helping the Tide claim the regional title ... finished 11th with rounds of 75, 74 and 72 for an 8-over-par 221 that left him tied for 11th position ... tied for 60th at the NCAA Championships with three solid rounds ... posted a 75 in round one and got better everyday with a 74 in round two and a 73 in the final round.

FRESHMAN (2008)
Cole enrolled in classes at the University of Alabama in January of 2008 ... redshirted his first semester at Alabama in the spring of 2008.

PREP HIGHLIGHTS
Cole was the 2005 International Junior Golf Player of the Year ... had four career AJGA wins ... won five of the seven tournaments he played in on the IJGT tour in 2005, winning the five consecutively ... three-time American Junior Golf Association All-America, in 2005, 2006 and 2007 ... 2006 and 2007 MCI Junior Heritage champion ... 2006 Hargray Junior champion ... 2006 and 2007 Canon Cup East team ... career low round is 60 while his low round in competition is 62 ... 2007 graduate of the Pendleton School in Bradenton, Fla. ... also played basketball and was a member of the was conference runner-up in 2006 ... two-time Club Champion at Thornblade Club, his home course in Greer, S.C.

PERSONAL INFORMATION
Spencer is the son of Marshall and Melissa Cole of Greer, S.C. ... has a younger brother, Preston ... is majoring in general business at Alabama.

ROUND-BY-ROUND (2008-09)

t28th

UCF-Isleworth Collegiate

72-75-79/226

(+10)

t76th

John Hayt Collegiate Invitational

81-80-81/242

(+26)

t35th

Puerto Rico Classic

74-73-72/219

(+3)

t43rd

Callaway Match Play Championships

79-74/153

(+9)

t11th

NCAA Northeast Regional

74-75-72/221

(+8)

t60th

NCAA Championships

75-74-73/222

(+9)

CAREER BESTS

Collegiate debut: 2008 UCF-Isleworth Collegiate
Career low collegiate round: 72, three times
Rounds in the 60s: 0
Collegiate Career Victories: 0
Tournaments Under Par: 0
Collegiate Top 10 Career Finishes: 0

CAREER STATISTICS

Year Events Rounds Strokes Avg. 18 54 72 Under Par 60s Top 10
2008-09 6 17 1,283 75.47 72 219 - 0 0 0
Totals 6 17 1,283 75.47 72 219 - 0 0 0

     
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