2017 Tournament Participant Profile

Mason Overstreet Kingfisher, Okla.

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Hometown: Kingfisher, Okla.
High School: Kingfisher

As a Freshman (2016-17)
» PING All-America honorable mention
» First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
Recorded the second-best finish in program history, finishing runner-up at the NCAA National Championship as an individual after rounds of 70-68-72-71 – 281 (-7) … earned PING All-America honorable mention honors from the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) … became the second player in school history to finish inside the top five at the National Championship … shot a combined 5-under in three postseason events, finishing T-13th at the SEC Championship, sixth at NCAA Regionals and second at the NCAA National Championship … finished the year with five of his final eight rounds under par … capped his rookie season with a 73.0 stroke average that included 10 rounds under par and five top-20 finishes … finished even-par at the SEC Championship with a final round 4-under 66 to become the first freshman in program history to finish even par at the conference championship … paced the team with 149 birdies and 465 pars on the year … Posted a counting score in 28 of 31 rounds and was the team low-man in three tournaments and six rounds … named to the 2016-17 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll … Finished T-14th at the Western Amateur Championship during the summer of 2017 and won four straight matches at the 2017 Oklahoma Golf Association State Amateur Championship to earn a spot in the semifinal round.

High School
Attended Kingfisher High School in Kingfisher, Oklahoma … is a two-time Oklahoma high school state champion (2013 – 2A, 2015 – 3A) … named the Oklahoman’s 2015 All-City Golfer of the Year … won nine of 11 tournaments as a junior with a 69.4 stroke average … is the only player to ever win the Texas/Oklahoma Junior Championship three times (2013, 14, 15) in the open division … earned eight victories on the Oklahoma Junior Golf Tour, including four of six in the summer/fall of 2014 … represented the U.S. in the 2015 Toyota Junior Golf World Cup … tied for 4th at the Trusted Choice Big I National Championship … won the 2014 Red River Junior Golf Championship … was the 2014 Oklahoma Golf Association (OGA) stroke play champion at nine-under … birdied his final four holes to win the 2014 Oklahoma Junior Golf Tour Championship by one stroke … captured 31 tournament titles during his high school career.

Personal
Born on Jan. 31, 1997 … son of Todd and Shelly Overstreet … has an older brother, Seth … majoring in sport management.