AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-13
Competed in eight events for a total of 24 rounds … Compiled a stroke average of 76.7 … Posted his best score of the season at Sonoma Invitational, in which he shot a +4, 220 … Finished in top 20 at CCAA Men’s Golf Championships at No. 18.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011-12
Earned All-CCAA honors after tying for eighth at league championship ... Competed in all 13 events for a total of 39 rounds during the season ... Shot five rounds of golf at even par or below for the season ... Finished with an average of 77.4 per round ... One of two Tritons to shoot a 66, the season's lowest score shot by UCSD ... Shot his -6 score during the second round of the CSUSB Coyote Classic, where he finished in a tie for 10th overall (2/27-2/28) ... Earned his second top-10 showing at the CCAA Championships, where he shot a -1, 215 to finish in a tie for eighth (4/23-4/24) ... Placed second among Tritons in four events, including the Sonoma State Invitational, where he swung his way to a +14, 227 for a share of 23rd place overall (11/7-11/8) ... Also finished with UCSD's second-best score at the FLC Skyhawk Desert Shootout, in which he tied for 15th place after shooting a dismal first round and coming back with back-to-back rounds of +1, 73 to earn a final score of +17, 233 (4/2-4/3) ... Was voted Most Inspirational by his teammates after the season ended.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-11
Played in a total of 11 tournaments as a rookie, the second highest total on the squad ... Concluded the season with an average score of 77.0 in 33 rounds ... That figure ranked third on the team ... Posted a total of eight rounds under par and a pair of top 10 finishes on the year ... Kicked off his collegiate career with a bang, finishing tied for seventh place at the Western Washington Invitational ... Finished with a final score of -1, 215 in that event, his lowest total of the season ... His 69 in the opening round was also his lowest score of the year and the second-lowest tally by any Triton ... Finished tied for 10th at the UCSD Triton Invitational with a final tally of +3, 219 ... Wrapped up at +8, 224 to claim a share of 24th place at the Grand Canyon Invitational ... Also carded a 69 in that event.
A 2010 graduate of Diamond Ranch High School in Pomona, where he competed on the golf, wrestling and cross country teams ... Led the Panthers to Miramonte League titles in golf in 2008 and 2009, cross country in 2008 and wrestling in 2009 ... Was an all-league first-team selection all four years on the golf team ... Named the Miramonte League MVP twice and was a CIF individual qualifier all four years of his prep career ... Recorded a low round of 64 at the Candlewood Invitational, winning the tournament by five strokes.
Born on May 8, 1992 in Pomona ... Son of Fred and Suzanne Williams ... Both parents attended Cal State Fullerton ... Has two younger sisters named Jade and Jenna ... Dad played golf for the Titans ... An economics major and accounting minor at Muir College ... Roots for the San Francisco 49ers, New York Yankees, Real Madrid and Los Angeles Lakers ... Lists Michael Phelps as his favorite athlete ... Beerfest is his all-time favorite movie ... Loves to eat Japanese food ... His parents are his greatest influences ... Can be found at the gym, surfing and playing basketball in his spare time ... Loves playing video games ... "Clique" by Big Sean, Jay-Z and Kanye West can be found on his iPod ... Most memorable golf moment was qualifying for Match Play at the Cal State Amateur ... Placing third at the CCAA Championships as a team in April is his favorite UCSD moment ... Hopes to join the PGA Tour after graduating from UCSD.