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 Mark Johnston

2016-17 (Sophomore)
Played in 17 rounds to earn his second letter at UNCG … Posted a 77.94 stroke average on the year … Finished eighth at the Puerto Rico Individual with a 232 (84-75-73 ) … The final round 73 was a season-low score … Played 27th at the HeelPack Individual with a 159 (80-79) … Posted an 11-over par 227 at the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate with rounds of 76-75-76. 

2015-16 (Freshman)
Played in 14 rounds to earn his first letter at UNCG … Placed 24th at the Janney VCU Shootout with a 5-over par 221 (74-72-75) … His second round score of even-par 72 was the best round of the year … Added an even-par 72 in the second round of the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate. 

High School
Four-year letterwinner at West Forsyth High School for head coach Tim Sparks … Won the Central Piedmont Conference Tournament in both 2012 and 2014, while placing second in the NCHSAA 4A West Regionals … Two-Time All-Central Piedmont Conference selection … Named Third Team All-State for North Carolina Boys golf by the CGA in 2014 and is ranked No. 26 in North Carolina Junior Golf … Participated at The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach in 2014 … Won the 31st annual Mid Pines Junior Amateur with a 66-72 … Finished third overall at the UNC Tar Heel State Junior Championships with a 144 (70-74) … ninth at the AJGA IZOD Championships at the Club at Irish Creek with a 211 (70-70-71) … Qualified for the 54th annual North Carolina Amateur Championship with a 70 and posted a 149 score in the main event with a 76-73 … Graduated in the top 10 percent of his class … Member of the National Science Honor Society.


Personal
Full name is Mark Andrew Johnston … Born July 27, 1996 … Son of David Leon and Sharon Wilson Johnston … Has two sisters – Megan and Mollie … Majoring in pre-kinesiology.

 


 

Mark Johnston - 2016-17 Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low Top Finish
17 1325 77.94 73 8th



Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top 10/25/50)
VCU Shootout 77-80 157 (+13) T 72nd / 81 (-/-/-)
Wolfpack Fall Collegiate 80-74-78 232 (+19) T 79th / 90 (-/-/-)
Tar Heel Intercollegiate 78-DQ 78 () DQ / 81 (-/-/-)
Bridgestone Golf Collegiate 76-75-76 227 (+11) T 66th / 84 (-/-/4)
Puerto Rico Individual 84-75-73 232 (+19) T 8th / 11 (-/-/-)
HeelPack Individual 80-79 159 (+15) T 27th / 34 (-/-/-)
Wolfpack Spring Open 80-78-82 240 (+27) 89th / 90 (-/-/5)

 


 

Mark Johnston - 2015-16 Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low Top Finish
14 1084 77.43 72 24th

 

Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top 10/25/50)
Rod Myers Invitational 87-76-85 248 (+32) T 73rd / 75 (-/-/-)
Janney VCU Shootout 74-72-75 221 (+5) T 24th / 83 (-/-/-)
AutoTrader Intercollegiate 74-76-74 224 (+8) T 47th / 88 (-/-/-)
Bridgestone Golf Collegiate 81-72-77 230 (+14) T 67th / 84 (-/-/3)
Duke/UNC Individual 78-83 161 (+17) T 26th / 30 (-/-/-)

 

Height: 6'2"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Lewisville, N.C.
High School: West Forsyth
Experience: 1 Letter