ECU junior is the Pirates' first all-conference selection since 2012
Pirates sophomore receives second weekly honors of the season
ECU picks up first victory of the year and Conover wins for the first time in his career
Pirates among 14 teams competing at the Tar Heel Intercollegiate
As A Junior (2014-15)
Individual Tournament Results
Named to The American all-conference team ... Tabbed PING All-East Region by the Golf Coaches Association of America ... Led the team with a 72.23 strokes per round average ... Shot par or better in 18 rounds ... Posted seven rounds with scores in the 60s ... Recorded six top-10 finishes, including three top-5s ... Tied for third at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate, while placing fourth at the Rod Myers Invitational and fifth at the Rees Jones Invitational ... Fired a 5-under-par 211 at the Tar Heel Intercollegiate before carding a 4-under-par at both the Wolfpack Intercollegiate and Rod Myers Invitational ... Posted the team's lowest score of the NCAA Noblesville Regional at par-216 to finish tied for 11th ... Shot par-216 at The American Golf Championship to earn a tie for 14th ... Lowest round of the year was 68 ... Participated in all 12 events during the season and played a total of 35 rounds.
As A Sophomore (2013-14)
Individual Tournament Results
Competed in 11 events, playing 31 rounds ... Posted the second-lowest scoring average on the team (74.29) ... Registered five rounds of par or better ... Posted two top-10 finishes ... Earned individual medalist honors at the River Landing Intercollegiate, shooting 4-under 212 ... Finished ninth at the Sea Best Invitational at TPC Sawgrass ... Carded the lowest round of the season by any Pirate with a 5-under 67 during the third round of the Sea Best Invitational ... Member of the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Prior To ECU
Attended North Carolina State University for two years before transferring to East Carolina prior to the 2013-14 season ... Was not part of the Wolfpack NCAA Division I Men's Golf team ... Was enrolled in the PGA Golf Management program ... Member of N.C. State's 2011 PGA Jones Cup Championship and Carolinas Cup teams ... Helped the Wolfpack to a fourth-place finish at the 2012 at the PGA Jones Cup ... PGA Jones Cup And Carolina Cup are tournaments which feature the top five players from the 20 schools in the PGA Golf Management University program ... Reached the round of 16 at the 2013 North Carolina Amateur Match Play Championships.
Graduated from Holly Springs High School in 2011 ... Did not play varsity golf ... Was a four-year letterman on the baseball team coached by Rod Whitesell ... Three-time all-conference player ... Member of the 2011 4A state high school baseball championship team ... Helped Holly Springs win back-to-back conference championships in 2010 and '11 ... Coaches award recipient and team captain ... Played one season of varsity basketball.
Born Wesley John Conover in Morristown, N.J. on March 11, 1993 ... Son of Barry and Jackie Conover ... His younger brother, Tim, is also a member of the ECU Golf team ... Has a younger sister, Stephanie (13) ... Recruited to play baseball at Campbell and UNCG ... His father played college basketball at Green Mount College (Vt.) and his grandfather, Richard, played three seasons of basketball at Syracuse (1958-60) ... His uncle, Rich, played basketball at Fairleigh Dickinson and Green Mountain ... Four cousins played Division I baseball.