John Augenstein
John  Augenstein
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Owensboro, Ky.

High School:
Owensboro Catholic

 

11/01/2017

Commodores claim East Lake Cup title

Vanderbilt wins 4-1 over Illinois.

10/31/2017

MG defeats Oregon, moves to finals of East Lake Cup

Commodores win their match, 4-1, over Ducks.

10/30/2017

Will Gordon, Dores claim East Lake stroke play title

Vanderbilt wins stroke play by three shots, Gordon wins by one on individual side.

09/03/2017

Dores finish Carmel Cup in 4th

Vanderbilt places four players in top 20, three in top 10.

06/28/2017

62 named to SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Freshmen and first-year SEC student-athletes were eligible

11/01/2017

East Lake Cup Round Three Gallery

View photos from round three of the East Lake Cup.

10/31/2017

East Lake Cup Round Two Gallery

View round two photos of the East Lake Cup from Atlanta, Ga., on Oct. 31, 2017.

10/30/2017

East Lake Cup Round One Gallery

View photos from round one of the East Lake Cup in Atlanta, Ga.

10/24/2017

Tavistock Collegiate (Todd Drexler)

View Todd Drexler's photos from the third round of the Tavistock Collegiate on October 24, 2017.

05/30/2017

NCAA Championship -Match Play

View Vanderbilt's photos from match play at the 2017 NCAA Championship.

Honors
2017 GCAA Freshman All-American
2017 GCAA Honorable Mention All-American
2017 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
• 2017 SEC Freshman of the Year
• 2017 SEC All-Freshman Team


As a Sophomore (2017-18):
Averaging 71.42 strokes per round…Played in 12 rounds this season…Has two top 10 finishes this season - a sixth-place finish at the Carmel Cup in Pebble Beach and an eighth-place finish at the Rod Myers Invitational...Low round of 63 came in second round of Carmel Cup at Pebble Beach Golf Links...Fired a second-round 67 at the Rod Myers Invitational.

As a Freshman (2016-17):
Averaged 71.56 strokes per round…Played in all 11 events this season…Named to the GCAA Freshman All-American team and as a GCAA Honorable Mention All-American selection...Named SEC Freshman of the Year and to the All-Freshman Team...Clinched the SEC Championship after winning the deciding matches in the semifinals against Florida and the finals against Texas A&M...Has four top 10 finishes this season, with best finishing coming at the Nike Golf Collegiate, where he finished fifth…Low round of the season came in first round of Nike Golf Collegiate, when he shot a 66...Posted seven rounds in the 60’s...Other top 10 finishes came at East Lake Cup (10th), The All-American (T-7th), and the Mason Rudolph Championship (T-7th)...Finished in a tie for 13th at the NCAA College Grove Regional.

Prior to Vanderbilt:

Augenstein comes to Vanderbilt from Owensboro, Ky., where he attended Owensboro Catholic High School and is ranked the number one player in the state of Kentucky in the class of 2016.
  Augenstein was a 2013 U.S. Junior Amateur Semifinalist while also claiming AJGA Rolex Honorable Mention All-American honors in that same year.  In 2014, Augenstein was the 2014 Kentucky State High School individual champion and in 2015, he was named Mr. Kentucky Golf.

Augenstein's Statistics:
Year | Rounds | Strokes | Average
2016-17 | 32 | 2290 | 71.56
Career | 32 | 2290 | 71.56

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