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Derek Fathauer
Derek Fathauer


Jensen Beach, Fla.

High School:
Martin County


Former Cardinals Finish in the Top 10 in Nova Scotia

Derek Fathauer lost in a one-hole playoff


Two Former Golfer Stand Strong on Money List

Adam Hadwin and Derek Fathauer sit on the top 25 list.


Fathauer Shoots 59 in Practice Round on the Professional Tour

Fathauer collects 11 birdies and an eagle

Junior (2006-07): Appeared in all 14 events during the spring and fall season... first U of L player ever to earn All-America honors... earned All-BIG EAST accolades...placed 14th at the NCAA Division I Central Regional... carded a 209 en route to a third-place overall finish at the Linger Longer Invitational... tied for third at the BIG EAST Championship... finished second at the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate with a weather shortened 144... fired 218 to place fifth at the USA Spring Classic... led the squad with a stellar 72.07 stroke average... led the team with 10 top 10 finishes, including two tournament wins (Rich Harvest Farms and Wolf Run Intercollegiate)... posted five straight top 10 finishes, including a pair of victories in the fall... shot 216 to pace eighth overall at the Mission Inn... tied for first at the Rich Harvest Farms Intercollegiate after shooting 221... also won the Wolf Run Intercollegiate with 214, including a first round score of 66... tied for third in the Memphis Intercollegiate by shooting 215... placed fifth at the VCU/Mattaponi Springs Shootout by carding 208 -- the third-lowest round of his career.

Sophomore (2005-06): Named a PING All-Region selection... named first team All-BIG EAST... earned medalist honors at the BIG EAST Championship after firing a school-record 202... posted seven top 10 finishes... fired 17 rounds under par and eight in the 60s... finished in a tie for 46th at the NCAA West Regional... tied for eighth at the UCF/Rio Pinar Tournament... tied for 10th at the Hyatt Plantation Club Intercollegiate... posted a team-best 71.40 stroke average in the fall... posted four top 10 finishes... shot six rounds under par and four in the 60s... best finish was a tie for third place at the Cardinal Intercollegiate... tied for eighth in the fall opener at the Cleveland State Invitational by shooting 216... tied for seventh at the Barona Cup with a career low 206.

Freshman(2004-05): Competed in 13 events this year... ranked as No. 6 freshman in the country... led the team the with a solid 72.73 stroke average... posted six top 10 finishes... won the Forest Oaks Intercollegiate... placed sixth at the Fall Beach Classic and was seventh at the Jim Hackler Invitational... shot a 209 to tie for fourth at the Marshall Invitational... fired a low of 68 at the Cardinal Intercollegiate... posted a career-high tie for second-place finish at the Cardinal Intercollegiate by shooting 68-73-71=212... shot 219 to place in a tie for sixth at the Fall Beach Classic... shot 71-74-76=221 to rank 14th at the Memphis Intercollegiate.

Martin County High School Qualified for the 2003 U.S. Amateur with a second place finish at Madison Green... Shot 154 at the US Am... Placed eighth at the AJGA Abacoa Junior Classic... Won the PARS Int. with a score of 12-under par... Won the 2003 and 2002 Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship.

Personal: Son of Barbara Fathauer... born January 20, 1986... major is undecided.

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