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Penn State Posts Third-round Low and Bard Records First Top-five Finish to Join Miller in Fourth
Hughes Helped Lead Nittany Lions to Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate Title
Hughes, Huntzinger Claim Two of Top Three Spots in Nittany Lions’ Nine-Stroke Victory
Huntzinger Positions Himself to Defend Individual Title with 7-under in Round Two
Hughes is low-man and individual leader after firing opening round 6-under
Sophomore Year (2016-17): Competed in 11 of 12 events...Played 29 rounds with a 74.4 average...Recorded his then-career-low (70) in the third round of the Rutherford Intercollegiate…Won 2017 Pennsylvania Amateur at White Manor Country Club.
Freshman Year (2014-15): Played in eight events and 24 rounds for Kent State with a 77.5 average…Finished 20th at Rocket Individual Classic…Posted lowest score of 222 (75-75-72) at Louisiana Classics.
Before Penn State: Had a seventh-place finish in PIAA State Championship as a junior and top-10 as a senior…Selected to first-team All-State both years…Took 10th in 2016 Pennsylvania Open Championships… Qualified for 2016 U.S. Amateur Championship.
Personal: Born October 20th, 1995…Resides in Carlisle, Pennsylvania…Parents are James and Rebecca…Has one sister, Julianna, and two brothers, Michael and Ryan…Majoring in business.