Wesley McClain

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Diboll, Texas

    High School:
    Diboll

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 180

    Birthdate:
    09/11/1991

    Experience:
    3L

    Major:
    Economics

    Wesley McClain

    03/15/2014

    Men's Golf Sweeps Tournament Titles at Third Straight Event

    Cougars rally from 10-stroke deficit for win over No. 13 Oklahoma; Junior Roman Robledo takes 2-stroke win for fifth career title.

    02/23/2014

    Men's Golf, Roman Robledo Sweep BCCC Titles

    Robledo fires final-round 66 to win by five strokes; Cougars cruise to 8-stroke win over No. 21 Texas

    02/22/2014

    Men's Golf, Wesley McClain Remain Atop BCCC Leaderboard

    Cougars extend lead to 9 strokes over No. 21 Texas; McClain with 1-stroke advantage over teammate Roman Robledo and Louisiana Tech's Victor Lange

    02/21/2014

    Men's Golf, Wesley McClain Lead after BCCC First Round

    Cougars atop team leaderboard at 8-under-par 280; McClain opens tourney with 68

    10/01/2013

    McClain, Scobie Lead Men's Golf at HBU Husky Invitational

    Final-round 69s push Houston duo into tie for ninth place in final standings

    09/26/2012

    Wesley McClain - C-USA Golfer of the Week (Sept. 26, 2012

    Wesley McClain - C-USA Golfer of the Week (Sept. 26, 2012)

    09/26/2012

    Wesley McClain - C-USA Golfer of the Week (Sept. 26, 2012)

    Interview with Wesley McClain after being named Conference USA Golfer of the Week (Sept. 26, 2012)

    2013-14 Results | 2012-13 Results | 2011-12 Results | 2010-11 Results


    AWARDS
    • 2013 All-Conference USA Second Team
    • Conference USA Golfer of the Week (April 17, 2013)
    • Conference USA Golfer of the Week (Sept. 26, 2012)
    • 2010-11 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

    JUNIOR (2012-13)
    Tied for second with 11 rounds of par or better... Tied for the team lead with a pair of top-five finishes. Fall - Made his season debut at the Shoal Creek Invitational... Led the Cougars in all three rounds and finished fourth at that event with a score of 213... Posted a 68 which included six birdies, in the second round... Named the Conference USA Golfer of the Week after that performance, the first in his career... Tied for 15th with a score of 219 at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic... Opened that tournament with an even-par 71... Fired a 1-under-par 71 in the final round of the Lone Star Invitational to help lead the Cougars to the team championship... Finished in a tie for 22nd at 222. Spring - Recorded a 1-under-par 71 in the second round at the Bayou City Collegiate Championship... Tied for 25th at the Tiger Invitational after shooting a score of 227... Recorded his first collegiate hole-in-one with an eagle on the 213-yard, par-3 eighth hole at that tournament... Finished second at the Border Olympics with two sub-par rounds, including a final round 68... Drained four birdies during a bogey-free round at that event... Posted a final-round 70 at the Morris Williams Intercollegiate to move into a tie for 11th with a score of 214. Conference USA Championships: Fired an even-par 72 in the second round... Tied for 26th with a score of 221. NCAA Baton Rouge Regional: Tied for 37th with a score of 229. Summer: One of five Cougars to finish among the top-13 leaders at the Texas Amateur Championship at Houston's Lakeside Country Club... Was the leading Cougar with a score of 283 to finish fourth... Opened the tournament with a bogey-free 67 and followed with consecutive 71s.

    SOPHOMORE (2011-12)
    Fall
    - Made his season debut at the Gopher Invitational... Fired a career-low 67 in the second round at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic... Finished in a tie for 36th at that event. Spring - Returned to the starting lineup at the UTSA Oak Hills Invitational after suffering an ankle injury during the fall.. Tied for 48th with a score of 224 at that event... Shot an even-par 72 in the opening round at the Border Olympics... Finished a tie for 34th with a score of 226.

    FRESHMAN (2010-11)
    One of only three players to compete in all 11 tournaments. Fall - Made his collegiate debut at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic... Posted four straight birdies on the back nine to finish with an even-par 70 during his first collegiate round... Finished in a tie for 28th place with a score of 221... Tied for seventh place after recorded three straight par rounds or lower at the Lone Star Invitational... Posted a 2-under-par 70 in the second round and finished with a score of 214. Spring - Tied for 21st at the season-opening Rice Intercollegiate with score of 218... Went 71-72 in the final two rounds of that event... Fired back-to-back 69s in the final two rounds of the Desert Shootout to tie for 17th place... Finished with a score of 211 at that event... Posted a 72 in the final round at the Border Olympics to lower his score with each round... Drained birdies on five of six holes during one stretch at that event... Shot an even-par 72 in the second round at the Conference USA Championships... Finished in a tie for 26th with a score of 221 at that event.

    DIBOLL HIGH SCHOOL
    Competed for head coach Jeff Stifle... Four-year letterman... Won 20 high school tournamEnts during his prep career... Won the District 20-3A championship three times... Finished third at the 2009 AJGA Stars of Texas Junior and placed third at the Texas State Junior later that year... Captured the 2009 AJGA Heritage Junior in Bluffton, S.C., after firing 69s in the opening and final rounds... Qualified on Houston team to play the Scottish team in Aberdeen, Scotland, in the summer of 2007... Graduated No. 5 in his high school class... National Honor Society president... SMASH Club vice president... Angelina County Drug-Free All-Star.

    PERSONAL
    Full name is Wesley James McClain... Born Sept. 11, 1991, in Nacogdoches, Texas... Son of Jim and Judy McClain... Sister Allison is a former softball letterwinner and current assistant director of athletics communications at Houston... Majoring in economics.

    CAREER BESTS
    Low Round 67 (2nd) Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic Sept. 26, 2011
    Low 36 140 Shoal Creek Intercollegiate Sept. 24, 2013
    Low 54 211
    211
    Border Olympics
    Desert Shootout
    March 15-16, 2013
    March 17-19, 2011
    Best Finish 2nd Border Olympics March 15-16, 2013
    Holes-in-One No. 9
    213 yards
    Tiger Invitational
    Grand National Golf Club
    First Round
    March 11, 2013


    CAREER STATISTICS

    Low Tour
    Low Par/- Finish Top
    Season Rounds Strokes 54-holes Round Rounds Events 1 5 10 W-L W-L% Average
    2010-11 33 2471 214 69 10 11 - - 1 419-467 .473 74.9
    2011-12 18 1358 219 67 4 6 - - - 211-263 .445 75.4
    2012-13 30 2205 211 68 11 10 - 2 2 511-220 .699 73.5
    Totals 81 6034 211 67 25 27 - 2 3 1141-950 .546 74.5


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