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Niclas Carlsson
Niclas Carlsson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Enebyberg, Sweden

Career Highlights
2013 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar
2013 Mobile Bay Intercollegiate Champion
2013 Tiger Invitational Runner-Up
2012 NCAA All-Southeast Regional Team
2012 Second Team All-SEC

2012 Hootie at Bulls Bay Medalist
2011 SEC All-Freshman
2011 World Amateur Team Championship
2010 Jerry Pate National Medalist

Junior (2012-13): Earned his third career victory at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate, shooting a 4-under 212 ... Was runner-up at the Tiger Invitational Presented by Jason Dufner with an even-par 216 ... Tied for 14th at the Samford Intercollegiate ... Shot a six-over 216 at the SEC Championship to finish tied for 15th ... Was plus-4 at the NCAA Championship ... Fourth on the team in scoring at 73.45 ... Carded 13 rounds at par or better with 10 sub-par rounds and four rounds in the 60s ... Advanced to Match Play at British Amateur during the summer ... 2013 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar.

Sophomore (2011-12): Recorded his second-career victory at the Hootie at Bulls Bay after firing a 5-under 211 ... Rankedfourth on the team in scoring average at 72.79 ... Finished tied for sixth at the Gator Invitational carding a 4-over 214 ... Had a tie for eighth finish at the Desert Intercollegiate at 3-under ... Began the season with a tie for 17th finish at the Carpet Capital Collegiate ... Tied for 13th at the E-Z-GO Schenkel Invitational after shooting 72-69-71--214 (-4) ... Finished tied for 15th at the Olympia Fields Invitational ... Rankedthird on the team in rounds at par or better with 14 ... Third on the team in sub-par rounds with 10 ... Fired five rounds in the 60s which ranks third on the team ... Counted 23-of-30 rounds.

Freshman (2010-11): Became the first Auburn golfer since Jimmy Green in 1988 to earn medalist honors in his freshman season ... Won the 2010 Jerry Pate National shooting a64-68-70--202 ... Finished second on the team with a 71.87 scoring average, the seventh-lowest in school history ... Shot low round 64 at the Jerry Pate ... Earned three top-10s and five top-20s ... Counted 28-of-30 rounds ... Shot 16 rounds at par or better ... Led Tigers in three 2010-11 events ... Tied for fifth at the 2011 Gator Invitational ... Tied for seventh in the Tigers' win at the 2011 Chris Schenkel Invitational.

Amateur: Represented Sweden at the 2011 World Amateur Team Championship ... Tied for 18th at the 2011 European Amateur ... Runner-up at the 2009 Scandia Tour Elite #6 ... Placed sixth at the 2009 Spirit International ... Placed 15th at the 2010 Portuguese Am.

Junior: Tied for fifth in the 2009 Thunderbird Junior ... Reached semifinals of the 2008 Polo Junior Classic.

Personal: Born Jan. 24, 1991 in Enebyburg, Sweden ... Parents are Ingemar and Birgitta Carlsson ... Has brother, Stefan ... Favorite local course in the AU Club ... Favorite pro athlete is Zlatan Ibrahimoviæ of Inter Milan ... Favorite moment on the course was winning the European Boys' Team Championship in 2008 ... Majoring in interdisciplinary university studies.