MINERS

Ian Patterson
 Ian Patterson

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Tucson, Ariz.

High School:
Immaculate Heart HS

Last College:
South Mountain College

Experience:
TR

2012-13 (JUNIOR)
Saw action in five tournaments and posted a 75.9 scoring average ... tied for 11th place at the New Mexico Collegiate Cup (78-74-152) ... low 54-hole score of 218 was achieved at the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate ... was one of 84 players invited to participate in the Patriot All-America Tournament in December of 2012 at Litchfield Park, Ariz. ... named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA).

PRIOR TO UTEP
Played for two years at South Mountain Community College before transferring to UTEP ... tied for second at the 2012 NJCAA Region I Division II Championship, shooting 288 (72-73-72-71) ... also runner-up at The Cactus Thaw earlier in the season, carding 137 over two rounds (69-68) ... qualified for the 2010 Arizona Amateur, advancing to the round of 32 ... qualified for the Optimist Junior Tournament ... won the PGA Junior National Championship Qualifier ... took 24th place at the PGA Junior National Championship ... won the Thunderbird Junior Tournament ... also first at the PING Junior Open Championship ... champion of the Phoenix City Junior event ... won the 2010 3A state championship at Immaculate Heart High School ... finished second at the state championship in 2009.

PERSONAL
Ian Patterson was born on March 29, 1992 ... parents are Erik and Marie Patterson ... has two brothers ... Multidisciplinary Studies major.