Simon Robinson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Hartlepool, England

    High School:
    High Tunstall

    Height / Weight:
    6-2 / 180

    Birthdate:
    02/16/1981

    Experience:
    3L

    Simon Robinson

    06/20/2013

    Farewell to Conference USA: Men's Golf

    A look back at Houston Men's Golf in Conference USA from 1996 to 2013

    2002 All-Conference USA Team
    2002 Conference USA All-Tournament Team
    Conference USA Golfer of the Month (October 2001)
    2001 Conference USA All-Tournament Team

    2001-02 SEASON
    Led team with a 72.9 scoring average and had his rounds count toward the UH team score a team-best 91 percent... Honored as the Conference USA Golfer of the Month in October 2001 after tying for seventh at the Red River Classic... Fired scores of 69 in the first and third rounds at that tournament to help lead the Cougars to a ninth-place team finish... Placed 15th at the Morris Williams Intercollegiate with a 54-hole score of 219... Shot a season-best 67 in the first round of the U.S. Collegiate Championships to tie for 13th and earn his second straight top-10 individual finish... Fired a 69 in the final round at the Conference USA Championships to jump into third place... Was the best finish by a Cougar golfer during the 2001-02 season... Earned Conference USA All-Tournament Team honors for the second straight season and was named to the All-Conference USA Team.... Improved his scores in each round at the C-USA Championships... One of three Cougars to finish among the top 10 individual leaders at The Maxwell... Joined Brett Callas as the only Cougars to better their scores with each round... Was the team?s leading performer at the NCAA Central Regional, finishing with a three-round score of 221 to tie for 33rd place.

    2000-01 SEASON
    Led the team with five top 25 finishes and three top-10 finishes during the year?Fourth on the team with a 73.9 scoring average?Tied for seventh at the Golf World Intercollegiate after shooting 9-under-par 207?Shot under par in all three rounds at that tournament, including a season-best 68 in the second round?Followed that performance with a sixth-place finish at the Southwestern Intercollegiate after firing back-to-back 73s?Helped lead the Cougars to the team championship at the Conference USA Tournament for the fifth consecutive season after placing third with a 1-over-par 217?Tied for 21st at the Perry Maxwell Tournament with a 3-over-par 215, including a 69 in the second round?Finished 21st at the NCAA Central Regional with a 4-over-par 220....Placed second at the 2001 English Amateur...Also earned a second-place finish at the 2001 Welsh Open as he improved steadily each round...Shot 73-67-67-64 to finish at 17-under par,

    1999-00 SEASON
    Played in the Cleveland Golf/Morris Williams and The Maxwell . . . Shot season low 73 in both tournaments . . . Tie for 27th at The Maxwell and 25th at the Cleveland Golf / Morris Williams...Was a member of the 2000 Palmer Cup Team for Great Britain and Ireland...Captured first place at both the 1999 World Junior Championships and the 1999 Greek Amateur.

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Lettered in soccer at High Tunstall

    PERSONAL
    Full name is Simon Scott Robinson... Born on Feb. 16, 1981, in Hartlepool, Durham, England... Son of Pam and Scott Robinson... Majoring in kinesiology... Also recruited by Augusta State and San Jose State.

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