Crowe, No. 13 Auburn men's golf finish 3rd in Carpet Capital Collegiate
Crowe leads No. 13 Auburn men’s golf after Carpet Capital Collegiate 2nd round
No. 13 Auburn men’s golf in 4th after Carpet Capital Collegiate 1st round
Auburn Golf’s Crowe, Gilchrest earn All-SEC honors
No. 11 Auburn men’s golf leads after Carpet Capital Collegiate first round
2017 PING All-Southeast Region
2017 All-SEC second-team
2017 Gary Koch Invitational medalist at 9-under 75-66-66--207
Won the 2016 USA Individual Tournament at 7-under 68-70-68--206
Career Low: 66 - Gary Koch Invitational second and third rounds (4-11-2017)
2017-18 (Junior): Averaging 72.08 strokes per round ... 3 sub-par rounds ... 3 rounds in the 60s ... one top 5 finish ... counted 7-of-12 rounds played ... tied for third in the season-opening Carpet Capital Collegiate at 7-under 69-68-72--209 ... Tied for 18th at the Jerry Pate National at 2-over 68-73-71--212 ... qualified for the 2017 U.S. Amateur at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif., and Bel-Air Country Club in Los Angeles ... finished at 6-over for the U.S. Amateur with a first round 75 at Bel-Air and a 71 at Riviera.
2016-17 (Sophomore): Averaged a team-low 71.82 strokes per round ... PING All-Southeast Region selection ... All-SEC second-team selection ... 15 sub-par rounds ... 9 rounds in the 60s ... Won the Gary Koch Invitational at 9-under 75-66-66--207 with the pair of 66s in the final two rounds ... Finished in the top-30 in all but one event this season with four top-15 finishes ... Counted 25-of-28 rounds played plus 6 rounds played as an individual ... Tied for fourth at the Tiger Invitational at 7-under 67-72-70--209 ... Competing as an individual, tied for 10th at Amer Ari Invitational at 9-under 73-67-67--207 ... Also competing as an individual, tied for 11th in the Carpet Capital Collegiate with a 6-under 68-75-67--210 ... Tied for 23rd in the SEC Championship with a 3-over 70-69-74--213 ... Tied for 24th at the Hootie at Bulls Bay at even-par 69-75-72--216 ... Tied for 25th at the All American Intercollegiate with a 74-70-72--216 ... Tied for 26th in the Inverness Intercollegiate with a 5-over 74-70-74--218 ... Tied for 30th at the Bandon Dunes Championship with a 71-76-73--220 ... Tied for 49th at the NCAA West Lafayette Regional with a 72-82-75--229 ... Tied for 56th at the NCAA Championship with a 9-over 73-7171-82--297.
2015-16 (Freshman): Averaged 74.13 strokes per round ... 3 sub-par rounds ... 2 rounds in the 60s ... Counted 2-of-3 rounds played ... Won first tournament of his career at the USA Individual Tournament with a 7-under 68-70-68--206 ... tied for 48th as part of Auburn's B-team at the ASU Fall Beach Classic with 77-79--156 ... tied for 63rd at the Tiger Invitational presented by Jason Dufner at 83-74-74--231.
High School & Personal: Was the 2013 South Carolina Player of the Year, winning seven tournaments in 2013, four in 2014 ... Was the 2015 SCISSA 3A Men's Golf Individual State Champion ... Won the 2015 NJGT SC Winter Championship ... Won the 2015 Wren Hurricane High School Invitational ... studying in College of Liberal Arts.
Get to Know Trace:
Q: What is your favorite thing about Auburn?
A: The Auburn golf facility
Q: If you could play a round on any course, which would you choose and why?
A: Augusta National, because of the tradition of the Masters
Q: What is your dream vacation?
A: Hunting trip in Montana
Q: If you could play a round of golf with anyone living or dead, who would you choose?
A: Tiger Woods
Q: Who is your personal role model?
A: My Dad
Q: What is your favorite food?
Q: What is the most memorable moment you've ever had playing golf?
A: Playing the PGA Tour event
Q: Aside from golf, what would be your ideal profession?
Q: What is your favorite holiday and why?
A: Fourth of July
Q: What is your favorite animal?
Q: Why did you choose Auburn?
A: The city, environment and golf team
Q: Who is your favorite professional golfer?
A: Dustin Johnson
Q: What is a movie you think everyone should watch?
A: "Wedding Crashers"
Q: If you could go to any concert, who would you go see?
A: Eric Church
Q: What does the Auburn Family mean to you?
A: Everything. Being around the guys ever day, you become family.
Q: What is the toughest course you have ever played?
A: Oakland Hills South Course