OVERVIEW Provides an exceptional pedigree to the University of Alabama golf program … a seasoned veteran who bring experience and leadership in his fourth season with the men’s golf team (redshirted as a true freshman in 2012-13) ... returns after a stellar season in which he saw the first action of his career ... made an impact by ranking third on the team in stroke average, rounds played and top-20 finishes ... also ranked second in number of par or lower rounds ... the son of PGA professional Davis Love III.
2014-15 (SOPHOMORE) Made 10 starts in the Tide’s 11 tournaments ... ranked third on the team with a stroke average of 72.67 ... claimed his first career tournament victory in just the fourth tournament he ever played when he won medalist honors at the 2015 Puerto Rico Classic, finishing with a career-low score of 7-under par 209 (71-69-69) ... won that event on the same day his father, Davis Love III, was named the United States Ryder Cup captain (Feb. 24) ... finished the season with five top-20 finishes, four of which came in the Tide’s final seven events ... final ranking of No. 109 in the nation according to the Golfweek/Sagarin performance Index ... had a 19th-place finish at the 2015 NCAA Regional in Noblesville, Ind., completing play with a 3-over par 219 (75-76-68) ... carded a career-low round of 5-under par 65 in the opening round of the 2014 Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate ... finished that event with a career-low 54-hole total of 3-under par 207 (65-72-70) ... carded six rounds in the 60s and had 15 rounds of par or lower.
2013-14 (FRESHMAN) Did not see any collegiate tournament action, as member of extremely deep national championship team that was fronted my three seniors among the starting five.
2012-13 (REDSHIRT SEASON) Redshirted during his first year at the Capstone.
PREP HIGHLIGHTS Five-time state champion at Frederica Academy in St. Simons Island, Ga. ... captured the title for the first time as an 8th-grader in 2008 and capped off his prep career with his final championship as a senior in 2012 ... a three-time team MVP (2009, 2011 and 2012) ... finished his career with the second-lowest stroke average in school history ... also played basketball for Frederica Academy, leading his squad to one state championship.
PERSONAL INFORMATION Son of Robin and Davis Love III ... has one sister, Alexia ... his father Davis III is a 20-time winner on the PGA Tour, including the 1997 PGA Championship, and was the captain of the 2012 U.S. Ryder Cup team ... full name is Davis Love IV ... majoring in pre-business.