Patrick Martin
Patrick  Martin
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Birmingham, Ala.

High School:
Spain Park

 

05/16/2018

Dores advance to NCAA Championship

Vanderbilt shoots an 11-under par, 277 to finish third at NCAA Kissimmee Regional

05/13/2018

No. 1 VU tees off in Kissimmee

Commodores a number one seed for third time in four years

05/10/2018

Humphrey named SEC Player of the Year, three others make All-SEC team

Humphrey becomes third Commodore to win Player of the Year

04/27/2018

MG finishes tied for second in stroke play, advances to match play

Vanderbilt finishes stroke play tied with Florida and will be three seed for match play Saturday

04/25/2018

Commodores lead SEC Championship

Vanderbilt posts a first-round, four-under par 276 to lead by four shots after first round.

05/15/2018

NCAA Kissimmee Regional - 5/15/18 (Drexler)

View photos from action on the second day of the NCAA Kissimmee Regional (photos by Todd Drexler)

04/25/2018

SEC Championship First Round (Steve Colquitt)

View Steve Colquitt's photos from the first round of play at the 2018 Men's Golf Championship.

04/13/2018

Mason Rudolph Championship (Russell)

View John Russell's photos of the first day of the Mason Rudolph Championship at the Vanderbilt Legends Club.

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.

Honors
 2018 All-SEC Second Team
2017 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2017 Nicklaus Award Finalist
2017 GCAA First Team All-American
• 2017 All-SEC First Team
• 2016 Tom Cousins Award Winner
• 2016 SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll

2016 All-SEC Second Team
2016 SEC All-Freshman Team

As a Junior (2017-18):
Averaging 71.08 strokes per round this season after playing in all 25 rounds for the Commodores...Best finish of the season came at the Carmel Cup at Pebble Beach, when he finished in a tie for fourth with a 12-under par, 204 (69-67-68)...Posted one other top 10, a 10th-place finish at the Querencia Cabo Collegiate...Has had eight rounds in the 60’s this season, with his season-low of 67 coming in the second round of the Carmel Cup and the second round of the SunTrust Gator Invitational...Has a 1-0-1 record in match play this season, with a 2 & 1 win over Ryan Gronlund of Oregon and a halved match with Nick Hardy of Illinois at the East Lake Cup.

Summer of 2017:

Finished third at the Players Amateur with a 12-under par, 272.

As a Sophomore (2016-17):

Led team with 70.34 stroke average, the second-lowest in program history… Named to First-Team GCAA All-American...Nicklaus Award Finalist...Named to All-SEC First Team...Played in all 11 events this season…Tied for third at the NCAA College Grove Regional, his third top five finish in his last four starts...Finished runner-up at the SEC Championship after posting a 10-under par, 200, a Vanderbilt record at the event...Won the Schenkel Invitational for his first collegiate individual title...Had six top 10 finishes...Finished in a tie for 2nd (with teammate Matthias Schwab) at the Tavistock Collegiate Invitational, his best finish as a collegiate…Posted 16 rounds in the 60’s, with a season low of 66 coming in the final round of stroke play at the SEC Championship and the first round of the NCAA College Grove Regional...Selected for the second annual Tom Cousins Award at this year’s East Lake Cup by a selected panel of industry leaders for their accolades both on and off of the golf course.

As a Freshman (2015-16):

Played in 34 stroke-play rounds and averaged 71.18 strokes per round… Named to the All-SEC 2nd Team and the All-Freshman Team...Carded five top 10 finishes – the Carmel Cup (T-4th), the SunTrust Gator Invitational (T-3rd), the Schenkel Invitational (T-7th), the Mason Rudolph Championship (T-10th), and the NCAA Franklin Regional (T-9th)…Posted 10 rounds in the 60’s this season, including all three rounds at the SunTrust Gator Invitational…Posted a season-low 66 in the final round of the SunTrust Gator…Was 3-0 in match play in regular season, defeating Danny Walker of Virginia (4 & 3) at the DICK’s Collegiate Challenge Cup, and Travis Joiner of Georgia Tech (5 & 4) and Michael Johnson of Auburn, the eighth-ranked player in the nation, (6 & 5) at the FarmLinks Collegiate Match Play.

Prior to Vanderbilt:
Was ranked as the 19th player in the class of 2015 at the time of his signing...Won the Alabama State Match Play Championship in the summer of 2015...Was the 7A Individual State Champion for the state of Alabama in 2015...Was a 2013 Rolex All American Honorable Mention selection and captured two AJGA events, the 2013 NRP Bluegrass AJGA Junior Classic Championship and the 2014 Huntsville AJGA Junior Championship...Represented the USA in the 2013 USA - China youth golf match and went 3-0 in his matches...Was a finalist for the AJGA/ USGA Presidential Leadership award in 2013 and 2014...Finished seventh at the Rolex Tournament of Champions, and helped lead his team to three state championships at Spain Park High School...Member of the National Honor Society, Rho Kappa, Latin Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, and the Student Government.

Personal:
Patrick Kennedy Martin...Born January 30, 1997...Son of Greg and Christine Martin...Has one sister, Lilly...Major is Human and Organizational Development...Recipient of the Bronson Ingram Men's Golf Scholarship.

Martin's Statistics:
Year | Rounds | Strokes | Average
2017-18 | 25 | 1,777 | 71.1
2016-17 | 32 | 2,251 | 70.3
2015-16 | 34 | 2,420 | 71.2

Career | 91 | 6,448 | 70.86
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