2016-17 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
• 2015-16 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
|Low Round||66 (2nd)||Border Olympics (March 9, 2018)|
|Low 36||137||Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic (Nov. 3-4, 2017)|
|Low 54||210||Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic (Nov. 3-5, 2017)|
|Relative to Par||-7||Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic (Nov. 3-5, 2017)|
|Best Finish||t-8th||Bayou City Collegiate Classic (Oct. 10-11, 2016)|
Fall – Made his season debut at season-opening The Jackrabbit at The Prairie Club... Posted a 71 in Second Round of that tournament and tied for 51st at 217... Opened the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate with rounds of 69-70 and tied for 29th at 216 at Royal Oaks Country Club in Dallas... Fired three straight rounds in the 60s and tied for ninth with a score of 7-under 206 to lead the Cougars at the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic... Opened that tournament with a 68 and followed with back-to-back 69s on the Royal Ka'anapali Course at Ka'anapali Golf Club in Lahaina, Maui, Hawai'i. Spring – Made his season debut at All-American Intercollegiate at Golf Club of Houston, tying for 28th with score of 214... Opened that tournament with a 69... Posted a 66 in the Second Round at the Border Olympics at Laredo Country Club in Laredo, Texas... Finished in a tie for 12th with a score of 5-under 211 at that tournament... Tied for 17th at the 3M Augusta Invitational with a score of 2-under 214... Opened that tournament with a 69 at Forest Hills Golf Club.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2016-17)
Fall -- Made his collegiate debut as an individual at the Bayou City Collegiate Classic at Golfcrest Country Club in Pearland, Texas... Birdied the first hole of his career on No. 15 and finished with a team-tournament-low 68 in the First Round... Tied for eighth at 1-under 215.. Spring -- Made his season debut at the All-American Intercollegiate presented by Coca-Cola as an individual at Golf Club of Houston... Lowered his score with each round, capped by a Houston-tournament-low 68 in the Final Round... Finished in a tie for 25th at 216. Summer -- Teamed with Cougar Pryce Beshoory to tie for second in the team competition at the Magnolia Amateur at Hattiesburg Country Club.
Sat out as a redshirt and did not compete.
CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL
Award-winning prep star for head coach Matt Glenn. Senior (2014-15): Led Dragons to the Class 6A state championship... Finished in a tie for ninth with a score of 149... Opened that tournament with a 72 at Legacy Hills Golf Course... Guided team to District 7-6A championship with score of 143, including First-Round 70, on way to third-place finish... Was an All-Distrct 7-6A First-Team honoree... Finished third at Play to the Max event in late February... Tied for fourth at the CTSO in mid-December... Shared medalist honors with a score of 140, including an opening-round 68, at the Tiger Classic at Pebble Creek... Finished fifth at the Tiger Classic. Junior (2013-14): Was an All-District 7-6A Second-Team selection and was an All-Region I-6A Honorable Mention... Named to the Class 6A All-State Second Team...Opened the Junior Byron Nelson Championship with a 67 on the way to a 10th-place showing... Finished 12th at the Timarron AJGA with a score of 216 Sophomore (2012-13): Recognized as All-District 4-5A, Region All-Region I-5A and Class 5A All-State Honorable Mention... Tied for second at the 2013 Genesis Shootout after going 68-69 in the final two rounds.
Full name is George Robert Gardner... Born in The Woodlands, Texas... Son of Maura and Tom Gardner... Business major.