2018 Tournament Participant Profile

Mason Overstreet Arkansas


August 2018: Reached the round of 16 at the 2018 U.S. Amateur.

As a Sophomore (2017-18)
» PING All-Region Team
» SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll

Finished his 2017-18 season second on the team with a 71.52 stroke average … Shot 65 four times, including once in his opening round of the season (Carmel Cup), twice in one event (Jerry Pate) and once at Sea Best … Posted five, top-10 finishes and a total of seven top 20 finishes in 14 events to earn PING All-Central Region honors … Opened the season with four top-20 finishes … Posted a runner-up finish at the Gopher Invitational at 7- under par (72-67-67=206) to help lead Arkansas to a tournament victory … Followed that by shooting 8-under par to tie for sixth at the Bearcat Invitational, shooting 67-70-68 for a 54-hole score of 205 … Earned his first collegiate win as he was co-medalist at the Jerry Pate Intercollegiate with rounds of 65-65-70 for a career-best 10-under par 200 … The 200 was also the second-best, 54-hole score in school history … Opened the spring portion of the schedule with T-8th at the Sea Best Invitational, recording his fourth 65 of the season … Shot a 66 in the final round of the SEC Championship to shoot a 1-over par 211 and tie for 16th … Each of his last 16 rounds of the season counted toward the team score, including the NCAA Norman Regional and NCAA Championship … Recorded six eagles and 18 rounds of par or better with 143 birdies and 451 par holes … Team low-man in two tournaments and eleven rounds … Named to the SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll recognition.

As a Freshman (2016-17)
» PING All-America honorable mention
» NCAA Championship runner-up
» 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