Will Long
Will  Long

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Gastonia, N.C.

High School:
Forestview

Career Highlights
Career Low: 68 (six times)

2014-15 (Sophomore):
Averaging 72.65 strokes per round ... Has counted 15 of 23 rounds played ... also has played three rounds as an individual ... Has 14 sub-par rounds ... Has eight rounds in the 60s ... Has recorded career-low 68s six times ... Tied for second at the Schenkel Invitational with an 11-under 68-68-69--205, finishing a shot behind teammate Dan Stringfellow ... Tied for third at the Tiger Invitational Presented by Jason Dufner with a 6-under 74-68-68--210 ... Led after the first round of the Mobile Sports Authority Intercollegiate with a 2-under 70 before tying for 36th with a 70-76-80--226 ... Tied for 24th at the Primland Collegiate Invitational with a 71-74-68--213 ... Tied for 32nd at the Sagamore Fall Preview with a 71-80--151 ... Tied for 32nd as an individual at the Carpet Capital Collegiate with a 75-69-74--218 ... Tied for 32nd at the US Collegiate with a 68-73-77--218 ... Tied for 52nd in the Gary Koch Invitational with a 76-78-72--226 ... Tied for 53rd in the Amer Ari Invitational with a 70-71-74--215 ... finished 59th in the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate with a 74-80-71--225 ... won the War Eagle Moment Award at the AUSPYS for his double eagle on No. 16 in the 2014 NCAA Regional final round.

2013-14 (Freshman):
Had a 72.73 stroke average ... Counted 24 of 30 rounds ... Carded 16 rounds at par or better ... Played 11 sub-par rounds ... Shot five rounds in the 60s ...Named SEC Freshman of the Week after finishing 10th in the USF Invitational with an 8-under 70-70-68--208 ... Tied for third at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate with a 3-under 72-70-71--213 ... Tied for ninth at the Tiger Invitational with a 72-74-69--215 ... Tied for 11th at the NCAA Regional with an even par 74-73-69--216 ... Tied for 16th at the UK Bluegrass Invitational with a 75-74-70--219 ... Tied for 19th at the SEC Championship with a 69-70-70--209 ... Tied for 20th at the Hootie at Bulls Bay with a 73-74-70--217 ... Tied for 49th at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate with a 78-75-79--232 ... Tied for 72nd at the Carpet Capital Collegiate with a 79-76-81--236 ... Tied for 77th as an individual at the Amer Invitational with a 73-72-73--218 ... Tied for 82nd at the NCAA Championship with a 68-73-76--217 ... Named 2014 SEC First-Year Honor Roll.

High School:
Attended Forestview High School ... Forestview won the 3-A team state championship during his junior and senior years ... Won the individual state championship as a senior ... Two-time Conference Player of the Year.

Amateur and Junior: Two-time US Junior Qualifier ... Won the 2011 Carolinas Junior Championship and was the runner-up in 2013 ... Third-place finish at the Azalea Amateur.

Personal: Son of Alec and Dove Long ... Born Oct. 14, 1994 ... Has a sister, Maggie ... Swing coach is Bruce Suddreth ... Home course is Gaston CC ... Major is undecided.

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