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Zach Balit
Zach Balit

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bradenton, Fla.

High School:
Out-of-Door Academy

Last College:
South Carolina

Height:
5-10

Position:
Right

Experience:
3V

2013-14: Finished with a career-best season scoring average of 75.29 ... earned a career-best tournament finish at the Hawkeye Invitational (April 12-13), leading the Badgers with a 14th-place finish with 3-over par 75-72-72=219 ... recorded an 18-hole career best of 68 and a 36-hole and 54-hole career-best scores at the USF Invitational (March 2-4) with 1-under par 68-74-73=215 .... tallied 9-over par 75-74-73=222 at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate (Sept. 15-16) ... tied for 24th at the Big Ten Championships (May 2-4) with 16-over par 78-77-76-73=304... competed in nine events, placing in the top 11-25 three times

2012-13:
Had 54-hole season bests of 75-79-71--225 to have a career tournament-best finish, tying for 27th at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (March 26) ... recorded the second highest finish by a Badger at the 2013 Big Ten Championships (April 24-26), tying for 43rd with 76-78-76-79--309

2011-12: Transferred to the University of Wisconsin from South Carolina and is eligible to play in the second semester ... has four years of eligibility remaining ... made his UW debut at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate (3/25-27)

2010-11: Redshirted as a true freshman

Prior to South Carolina
Was the team MVP as a sophomore and a junior at Out-of-Door Academy in Florida ... was Florida Class 1A state champion as a junior ... won Donald Ross Memorial as a junior ... Medalist at International Junior Masters in summer of 2008 ... win AJGA Coca-Cola Junior Championship in 2008.

Personal
Born in Montreal, Quebec ... parents are Robert Balit and Monica Turner ... has a sister, Gabrielle, who is a member of the Vanderbilt women's golf team ... plans to major in business

Stats

Year Rounds Strokes Avg. Low 18 Low 36 Low 54
2011-12 13 998 76.77 72 152 224
2012-13 13 1013 77.92 71 154 225
2013-14 27 2033 75.29 68 142 215
Totals 53 4044 76.30 68 142 215

2013-14 Finishes

Sept. 15-16 Wolf Run Intercollegiate 75-74-73=222/ T16
Sept. 29-Oct. 1 Badger Invitational 74-81-78=233/ 59
Oct. 6-8 Erin Hills Intercollegiate 76-71-75=222/ T30
Nov. 3-5 Wendy's Kiawah Classic 81-76-82=239/ T82
March 2-4 USF Invitational 68-74-73=215/ T37
March 16-17 Seahawk Intercollegiate 71-84=155/ T54
March 23-25 Hootie at Bulls Bay 73-80-71=224/ T40
April 12-13 Hawkeye Invitational 75-72-72=219/ 14
May 2-4 Big Ten Championships 78-77-76-73=304/ T24

2012-13 Finishes

Sept. 15-16 Wolf Run Intercollegiate did not compete
Sept. 22-23 DA Weibring Intercollegiate did not compete

Oct. 8-9

Firestone Invitational did not compete

Oct. 15-16

Autotrader.com Collegiate Classic 82-81-87=250/ 88
Oct. 28-30 Wendy's Kiawah Classic did not compete
Mar. 3-5 USF Invitational did not compete
Mar. 24-26 Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate 75-79-71=225/ T27
Apr. 13-14 Hawkeye-Great River Entertainment Invitational 77-78-74=229/ T41
Apr. 24-26 Big Ten Championships 76-78-76-79=309/ T43

2011-12 Finishes

Mar. 25-27 Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate 74-78-72=224/ T34
Apr. 9-10 COG Mizzou Intercollegiate 74-78-77=229/ T39
Apr. 14-15 Hawkeye-Great River Entertainment Invitational 79-79-75=233/ T57
Apr. 27-29 Big Ten Championships 81-79-77-75=312/ T42

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