HONORS & AWARDS
2015 Northern Intercollegiate Individual Champion
2013 Conference USA All-Freshman Team
2013-14 American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team
Fall -- Opened the season by capturing the individual championship at the Northern Intercollegiate... Drained eight birdies on the way to a Second-Round 66... Was the first title of his collegiate career... Only Cougar with three rounds of par or better at the OGIO Utah Invitational, including a Second-Round 69... Tied for 10th at 3-under-par 210... Closed the Bayou City Collegiate Classic with a Final-Round 68 to tie for 14th at 220. Spring -- Made his season debut at the All-American Intercollegiate, where he tied for 31st with a score of 222... Posted a score of 215 to tie for 20th and lead the Cougars at the 3M Augusta Invitational... Fired a 69 in the Final Round of that event. American Championships -- Tied for ninth with a score of even-par 216... Opened that tournament with a 70 and enjoyed a 69 in the Second Round at Black Diamond Ranch. NCAA Franklin Regional -- Lowered his score by three strokes with each round and finished in 17th at 210... Posted a 70 in the Second Round of that tournament and closed out it out with a bogey-free 67 to help lead the Cougars to the NCAA Championships for the third straight season.
|Low Round||66 (2nd)||Northern Intercollegiate (Sept. 12-13, 2015)|
|NCAA Franklin Regional (May 16-17, 2016);
American Championships (May 1-2, 2016)
|NCAA Franklin Regional (May 16-18, 2016);
OGIO Utah Invitational (Oct. 5-6, 2015);
Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic (Sept. 23-24, 2013)
|Relative to Par||-6||NCAA Franklin Regional (May 16-18, 2016)|
|Best Finish||1st||Northern Intercollegiate (Sept. 12-13, 2015)|
Became the 27th player in school history to compete in 2+ NCAA Regionals during his career. Fall -- Made his season debut at the season-opening Northern Intercollegiate... Was the Cougars' steadiest performer at that event, posting three straight rounds of par or better... Finished second with a score of 1-under-par 215... Was one of only two players to break par over 54 holes... Tied for 10th at the Miramont Invitational with a score of 1-under-par 143... Posted a 71 in the second round of that event. Spring -- Led the Cougars at the Reveille Challenge with a 146... Shot an even-par 72 in the Final Round of that event. NCAA Lubbock Regional -- Tied for 22nd with a score of 213... Sank a key birdie putt on No. 17 late in the Final Round to help push the Cougars into a 1-hole playoff vs. Purdue... Was one of four Cougars with sub-par rounds in the First Round, only the second time in school history at an NCAA Regional.
Fall - Made his season debut at the Northern Intercollegiate... Finished in a tie for 55th at that event with a score of 231... Helped lead the Cougars to the team title at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic... Posted three straight rounds of par or better, inclding a final-round 68... Finished fourth at 210. Spring - Made his season debut at the Cougars' own Bayou City Collegiate Championship... Posted back-to-back sub-par rounds during the last two days to finish in a tie for 21st at 215... Tied for 19th at the Border Olympics with a score of 220... Opened the Valspar Invitational at Floridian with a team-low 68... Finished in a tie for 47th with a score of 219.
Tied for the team's second lowest round of the season with a 67 during the third round at the Rice Intercollegiate. Fall - Made his collegiate debut at the Lone Star Invitational... Opened his collegiate career with a 1-under-par 71 and tied for 14th with a score of 219. Spring - Fired a career-low 67 in the final round of the Rice Intercollegiate to lead the Cougars and tie for fourth with a score of 213... Tied for 15th at the Bayou City Collegiate Championship with a score of 216... Finished that tournament with a 70... Drained four birdies in the last six holes, including each of the last two, to finish with a 72 in the final round at the Louisiana Classics... Finished in a tie for 33rd at that event. Conference USA Championships: Tied for 10th with a score of 218 at his first C-USA Championships... Opened the tournament with an even-par 72 and added a 71 in the second round. NCAA Baton Rouge Regional: Tied for 30th with a score of 227. Summer: One of five Cougars to finish among the top-13 leaders at the Texas Amateur Championship at Houston's Lakeside Country Club... Tied for ninth with a score of 286... Birdied five of his last six holes on his front nine on the way to a sparkling 66 in the second round... Added a 69 in the third round... Finished in atie for 16th at the Greystone Invitational with a score of 293... Opened that tournament with a 71 and posted a final-round 70... Playing as amateur, tied for eight with an 8-under-par 280 at the Texas State Open... Posted a bogey-free 66 in the third round and played his second and third rounds with only one bogey.
CARROLL HIGH SCHOOL
Was a four-year letterwinner for head coach Matt Glenn. Summer 2012: Tied for 15th at the 42nd Bright Realty Texas State Open at 290... Fired a second-round 69 and closed out the 72-hole event with a 71... Was one of two Cougars to finish in the top 25 at that event. Junior (2010-11): Named a Rolex All-America Honorable Mention and recognized as one of the top 48 high school golfers in the nation... Finished in a tie for sixth at the UIL State Tournament and helped lead the Dragons to a second-place team finish at that event... Captured the title at the AJGA Signsation Signs event in The Woodlands during the summer... Finished at even-par 213 to win the HP Byron Nelson Junior Championship in late June.... Won titles at the TJGT Invitational TPC Four Seasons with a first-round 68... Earned medalist honors at the TJGT Bridlewood Championship... Added top-10 finishes at the AJGA Elbit Systems of America and the AJGA Corsemax Philadelphia Runner. Sophomore (2009-10): Posted a final-round 73 to medal at the Preseason Junior at Brookhaven... Drained three birdies on the back nine, including back-to-back on No. 15 and No. 16, to clinch the title.
Full name is Vincent Gerard Martino... Born in Pembroke Pines, Fla... Son of Jerry and Marianne Martino... Majoring in finance.