Pirates one of 79 Division I teams to received academic accolades
Junior Ryan Eibner earns a 10th-place individual finish
Junior Eric Brady is the Pirates' top scorer at 1-over-par
ECU sits 20 strokes behind round one leader SMU
Eric Brady posts third top 10 finish of the season
As A Freshman (2012-13): Competed in nine tournaments ... Played 25 rounds and averaged 77.24 strokes per round ... Posted three rounds of par or better ... Recorded his lone top 10 finish at the Rees Jones Invitational where he placed seventh at 7-over ... Registered his lowest score of the year with a 2-over 218 at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate ... Carded a season-low 70 in the third round of the Wolfpack Intercollegiate ... Member of the Pirates' five-man roster for the Conference USA Championships.
High School: Four-year letterman at Northern Durham High School ... Led the Knights to three consecutive (2009, '10, '11) runner-up finishes at the PAC-6 (Piedmont Athletic Conference) Championships ... Named PAC-6 Player-of-the-Year as a sophomore and junior ... Earned first-team all-conference honors as a senior ... Finished as individual medalist runner-up at the 2012 conference championships ... Voted team MVP as a senior and Co-MVP as a sophomore and junior ... Served as team captain as each of his final three seasons ... Coached by Kevin Wicker.
Personal: Born Stephen Charles Lavenets on Feb. 7, 1994 ... Parents are Steve and LeAnne Lavenets ... Has a younger brother, Logan (16) ... Intended academic major is business.