2018 Tournament Participant Profile

Hayden Wood Okla. State

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Height: 5-10
Class: Senior
Hometown: Edmond, Okla.
High School: North

2016-17 (Sophomore): Was named a first-team Academic All-Big 12 pick … tied for 14th place at The Carmel Cup … posted a 5-under total of 211 with scores of 73, 68 and 70 … tied for 22nd place a the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational with a 218 total … tied for seventh place at the Paintbrush Invitational … tallied a 4-under total of 212 with scores of 70, 69 and 73 … finished in a tie for 40th place at the Amer Ari Invitational with a 2-under score of 214 … finished in sixth place at the Querencia Cabo Collegiate with a 7-under score of 206 … posted rounds of 68, 70 and 68 … tied for 21st place at the Southern Highlands Collegiate … carded a 219 score that included an opening 69 … tied for 12th place at the Valspar Collegiate … signed for rounds of 78, 69 and 68 for a 215 total … tied for 19th place at The Maxwell … closed with a 69 to finish at 217 … tied for 23rd place at the NCAA Championship … posted a 1-over total of 289.

2015-16 (Redshirt Freshman): Competed as an individual at the Firestone Invitational … tied for fourth place at 6-under 210 … posted scores of 69, 72 and 69 … finished at 228 and tied for 69th place at the U.S. Collegiate Championship … tied for 83rd place at the Amer Ari Invitational with a 223 total … tied for 81st place at the Valspar Collegiate with a 242 score … carded rounds of 72 and 68 to finish at even-par 140 and tied for 16th place at The Maxwell.

2014-15 (Freshman): Redshirted during his first season in Stillwater.

Amateur: Earned medalist honors at the 2017 U.S. Amateur … carded rounds of 64 and 67 to set a new 36-hole scoring record at the event … defeated Chris Criologo, 4 and 3, in the first round of match play … lost to teammate Kristoffer Ventura, 3 and 2, in the Round of 32 … posted rounds of 70 and 68 at Karsten Creek’s qualifier to get into the event … qualified for the 2015 U.S. Amateur where he posted scores of 78 and 74 … finished second after falling on the first playoff hole at the 2015 Southwestern Amateur … carded rounds of 68, 69, 68 and 70 for a 5-under total of 275 … tied for second at the Terra Cotta Invitational in 2014 with rounds of 71, 70 and 72 … won the Oklahoma Golf Association Junior Boys Amateur in 2012 and 2013 … captured the OGA Stroke Play Championship in 2013 … posted scores of 68, 73 and 66 en route to the title … tied for fifth at the 2012 Western Junior with scores of 72, 74, 71 and 67 … earned honorable mention Rolex All-America honors in 2012 …earned all-state honors as a senior and was a three-time all-city selection … helped Edmond North to four consecutive Oklahoma Class 6A state titles … finished as the event’s runner-up as a senior en route to North’s 57-stroke victory in the team race … posted 72.64 stroke average during his final season … won twice and had four runner-up showings … finished fifth at the event as a junior … tallied a 72.1 stroke average and six top-five finishes as a junior … finished fourth at the state tournament during his sophomore season at Karsten Creek … was also the conference and regional champion in 2012.

Personal: Son of Willie Wood and Wendi Weaver … born April 8, 1996 … has two brothers, William and Kelby, and two sisters, Lily and Abby … father was an All-American for the Cowboys and currently plays on the Champions Tour … hobbies include hunting, fishing and ping pong … also considered Georgia, Arkansas, LSU and Alabama.