| Tripp Brizendine
As a Junior (2008-09)
Participated in five tournaments, posting a 75.9 per round average in 15 rounds of play ... Carded a six-over 219 to earn a third-place finish at the Duke Individual Collegiate ... Best round of the season was a par-72 in the opening round of the Landfall Tradition ... Recipient of the Conference USA Academic Medal.
As a Sophomore
Competed in nine tournaments, compiling a 75.48 strokes per 18-holes average in 25 rounds of play ... Earned three top 10 finishes ... Fired a two-under-par 214 (71-70-73) to finish eighth at the Southbridge Intercollegiate ... Fired eight rounds of par or better ... Low round of the year was a 70 during the second round of the Southbridge Intercollegiate ... Selected to the Conference USA Men's Golf All-Academic Team ... Earned the Conference USA Academic Medal.
As a Freshman
Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team ... Competed in nine of 10 events ... Recorded three top 20 finished and one top 10 finish ... Placed second with an eight-under-par 208 (66-71-71) at the Bradford Creek Intercollegiate ... Lowest round of the season was a 66 in the first round at the Bradford Creek Intercollegiate ... Finished in 14th place a the Conference USA Championships with a five-over-par 221 (77-73-71) ... Tallied five rounds of under-par ... Named to the 2006-07 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Graduated from Green Hope High School in Cary, N.C....Three-year letterman on the golf team...Led team to the state championship as a senior...Helped team capture three conference championships...Team won consecutive regional championships in 2005 and '06...Three-time all-conference player...Ranked among the top five in the Mideast Region as a junior and senior...Served as team captain...Coached by David Allen .. N.C. Scholar-Athlete.
Full name is Franklin Shearwood Brizendine III ...Born August 19, 1987...Son of Nick Brizendine and Sandy Quinn...Has two younger sisters, Kaitlin and Erin, and two younger brothers, Luke and Levi... ... Academic major is economics.