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Hunter Slatton
Hunter Slatton

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Tuscaloosa

High School:
Northridge

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 210

Experience:
RS



QUICKLY
Hunter Slatton has become a regular contributor in the Alabama lineup in 2009 coming off of a redshirt season a year ago ... has played in six tournaments during the 2008-09 schedule ... ranks 97th in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index ... has three 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.

2008-2009 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN)
Slatton has 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 his 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.

FRESHMAN (2007-08)
He redshirted during his freshman campaign during the 2007-08 season.

PREP HIGHLIGHTS
Slatton was a 2003 and 2005 Alabama 5A State Individual Champion ... 2003 Alabama Independent Schools Associaton 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.

PERSONAL INFORMATION
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 of Tuscaloosa.

ROUND-BY-ROUND
2008-09

t29th Ping/Golfweek Preview 71-72-77/220 (+7)
t11th Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate 70-72-67/209 (-1)
t22nd John Hayt Collegiate Invitational 72-75-79/227 (+11)
t21st Callaway Collegiate Match Play Championships 77-72/149 (+5)
t55th U.S. Collegiate Championship 72-82-76/230 (+14)
58th SEC Championships 81-74-79/234 (+18)

CAREER BESTS

Collegiate debut: 2008 Ping/Golfweek Preview
Career low collegiate round: 67, 2008 JPNI
Rounds in the 60s: 1
Collegiate Career Victories: 0
Tournaments Under Par: 1
Collegiate Top 10 Career Finishes: 0

CAREER STATS

Year

Events

Rounds

Strokes

Avg.

18

54

72

Under Par

60s

Top 10

2008-09

6

17

1,282

74.65

67

209

0

3

1

0

Totals

6

17

1,282

74.65

67

209

0

3

1

0

     
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