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 Colin Buckley
2014-15 (Senior): Competed in nine of the Hawks’ 11 events… Finished the season with a 79.1 stroke average… Posted 163 (83-80) in the season opener at the CCSU Fall Invite (9/7-8/14)… Carded rounds of 84 and 81 at the Binghamton Invitational (10/5-6/14)… Opened the spring slate with back-to-back rounds of 81 at the Villanova Wildcat Invitational (3/30-31/15)… Ended the season with nine-straight rounds in the 70s beginning with 79 and 76 at the Lafayette Invitational (4/5-6/15)… Fired four-over-par 76 at the Peacock Invitational (4/14/15)… Shot one-over 72 at the Hawk Invitational (4/16) en route to a second place finish… Duplicated rounds of 74 to earn a top-20 result at La Salle’s Finegan Invitational… Earned an eighth place finish after rounds of 73-76-77 (226) to lead the Blue and White at the 2015 MAAC Championships (4/24-26/15).

2013-14 (Junior):
Competed in all 11 of the Hawks’ events… Compiled a 80.2 stroke average… Posted back-to-back 13th place finishes at the Iona Quad Match (9/16) and ECAC Championships (9/29-30)… Earned a share of 11th overall with 147, including a career-low round of 73, at Seton Hall’s BHI (10/20-21)…Registered a top-20 result at the Hawks’ Invitational (4/17), inking 83… Fired 76, good for 19th at Saint Peter’s Metro Honda Peacock Invitational (4/22)… Carded rounds of 82, 81,and 81 for a total of 244 and 27th overall at the MAAC Championships.
2012-13 (Sophomore): Saw action in seven events for the Hawks… Posted a 79.6 stroke average in 14 rounds of action... Fired a career-best 74 in the first round of the Rutgers Invitational (9/14)…Registered back-to-back rounds of 77 at the MU Quad Match (4/18) and Metro Honda Saint Peter’s Invitational (4/23) to earn a pair of top-20 results… Matched a career-best total of 74 in the opening 18-holes of the 2013 Northeast Conference Championships (5/4-5/13)… Carded second and third rounds of 81 and 80 to finish the finals with a 235.

2011-12 (Freshman):
Saw action in six events for the Blue and White, making his collegiate debut at the Monmouth Quad Match (9/22), carding a 76... Finished six over par in the SPC Peacock Invitational (4/23)... Carded an 80 to finish with a share of 12th overall in the Monmouth Quad Match (4/26)... Ended the season with a 79.6 average in nine rounds of action.

High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner in golf at Boston College High School... Helped guide team to a state championship in 2009, and South Sectional titles in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011... Named to the All-Scholastic Individual Golf Team... Earned the Varsity Student-Athlete Award with a 3.0 GPA... Also earned varsity letters in lacrosse and hockey, and played two seasons of junior varsity basketball.
Personal: Son of Kevin and Elaine Buckley... Majoring in business marketing.


Colin Buckely's Career:

Year

Events

Rounds

Strokes

Top-5's

Top-10's

Top-20's

Stroke Avg.

2011-2012

6

9

716

0

0

2

79.6

2012-2013

7

14

1,114

0

1

0

79.6

2013-2014

11

21

1,685

0

0

5

80.2

2014-15

9

17

1,344

1

2

3

79.1

Totals

33

61 4,859 1 3 10 79.6



Low Round / Event: 72 / Hawk Invitational (4/16/2015)

NEC Championship Finishes:
2013: t-27th / 55 --- 235 (74-81-80)

MAAC Championship Finishes:
2014: t-27th / 45 --- 244 (82-81-81)
2015: t-8th / 55 --- 226 (73-76-77)







Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Duxbury, Mass.
High School: Boston College H.S.
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