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 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 ... Has a younger brother, Tim (17) and sister Stephanie (12) ... Recruited to play baseball at Campbell and UNCG ... His father played college basket-ball 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.