Hunter Slatton was been a regular contributor in the Alabama lineup in 2009-10 and will battled for a spot in the lineup again as a junior ... played in six tournaments during the 2008-09 schedule as a redshirt freshman and has seen the lineup in 10-of-11 tournaments in 2009-10 ... boasts a 74.87 career scoring average over 45 career rounds of golf ... has seven career rounds under par and one in the 60s with a 67 at the 2008 Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate ... hard worker on and off the course that is driven to be the best.
He competed in 10 tournaments for the Crimson Tide as a sophomore and finished with a 75.00 scoring average after 28 rounds of golf in 2009-10 ... posted three top-25 finishes as a sophomore ... shot three rounds under par in 2009-10 ... began the season with a 29th-place showing at the Carpet Capital Collegiate, firing rounds of 72, 72 and 76 for a 4-over-par 220 ... was 68th at the Ping/Golfweek Invitational ... finished in a tie for 20th at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate, carding a 1-over-par 71 in the only round of the rain-shortened event ... tied for 25th at the Puerto Rico Classic where he led Alabama with an even-par, 54-hole total of 216 after rounds of 70, 75 and 71 ... finished tied for 76th at the John Hyat Collegiate Invitational ... rebounded with a solid showing at the Schenkel E-Z-Go Invitational where he posted the Tide's second-best score at 2-over-par 218 to tie for 20th ... finished tied for 38th at the Linger Longer Invitational where the Crimson Tide finished second top-ranked Oklahoma State as a team ... tied for 73rd at the Administaff Augusta State Invitational at 8-over-par 224 ... competed in his second SEC Championship where he finished 56th after rounds of 77, 75 and 78 to total a 20-over-par 230 ... shot 5-over-par 215 to finish tied for 41st on the Yale Course at the 2010 NCAA East Regional with rounds of 75, 75 and a closing 71.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2008-2009)
Slatton competed in six varsity tournaments for the Crimson Tide during the 2008-09 schedule ... averaged a 74.65 during his 17 rounds to rank fourth on the team ... made his collegiate debut at the Ping/Golfweek Preview, finishing tied for 29th with a 7-over-par 220 with rounds of 71, 72 and 77 ... turned in the top performance of his young career with a tie for 11th place at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate that included a career-low 67 in the final round ... made his first start of the spring schedule at the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational and finished tied for 22nd ... in high winds the Tuscaloosa native shot rounds of 72, 75 and 79 to finish at 11-over-par 227 ... paced Alabama during stroke-play qualifying for the Callaway Collegiate Match Play Championships, firing a 5-over 149 (+5) to finish tied for 21st ... went 2-1 in match play action with wins over Charlotte's Stefan Wiedergruen and Duke's Adam Long ... posted a tie for 55th at the United State Collegiate Championship with rounds of 72 (E), 82 (+10) and 76 (+4) ... posted a 58th-place finish at the SEC Championships after rounds of 81-74-79.
He redshirted during his freshman campaign at the Capstone.
Slatton was a 2003 and 2005 Alabama 5A State Individual Champion ... 2003 Alabama Independent Schools Association State Champion ... five-time All-State selection ... Golfweek ranked him No. 32 among the Class of 2007 recruits ... 2005 U.S. Junior Amateur participant ... played at Tuscaloosa Academy in 2003, winning the individual state championship and helping his team win the state's team championship ... transferred to Northridge High in 2004 ... won the state individual title in 2005 and his Northridge team finished runner-up ... one of 12 golfers nationally to be named Hewitt Packard Scholastic Junior All-American in 2006 ... Tuscaloosa News 2005, 2006 and 2007 High School Golf MVP.
He was born in Augusta, Ga., but family now lives in Tuscaloosa ... majoring in pre-business at Alabama ... has a younger brother, Jordan ... parents are Don and Regina Slatton.