Griffin Bauman
Griffin Bauman

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Crystal Lake, Ill.

High School:
Central

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 155


05/15/2013

Fifty Huskie Student-Athletes Earn NIU Degrees

Graduates Represent 15 Northern Illinois Teams and 25 Different Majors

04/21/2013

Huskies Close Regular Season at Boilermaker Invitational

Bryce Emory finishes in the top-25 as NIU takes 16th

04/20/2013

Emory Leads Huskies at Boilermaker Invitational

Bryce Emory is tied for eighth heading into Sunday's final round

04/19/2013

NIU Men's Golf to Make Annual Trek to Boilermaker Invitational

West Lafayette awaits the return of Bauman, Emory, Luedtke and Pohlmann

04/16/2013

Huskies Tie for 10th at Kemper Sports Intercollegiate

Nick Schiavi fires 72 to lead the day, Griffin Bauman ties for 12th

2012-13: Competed in all 13 of the team's tournaments ... Led the team with a 75.7 scoring average ... Opened his senior campaign with a tie for 29th at the Northern Intercollegiate ... Tied for 31st at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate ... Earned his seventh career top 20 at the D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate ... Secured his best finish (2nd) as a Huskie while contending for the title at the John Dallio Memorial ... Tied for 27th at the Pinetree Intercollegiate to round out his fall season ... Tied for sixth at the one-day Forest Hills Collegiate, shooting one over for 36 holes ... Shot five-over-par 221 en route to a tie for 12th at the Kemper Sports Intercollegiate ... Capped his Huskie career with a tie for 19th at the 2013 MAC Championships.

2011-12: Competed in eight tournaments and was a regular in Coach Porten's lineup during the spring ... Tied for 48th at NIU's Northern Intercollegiate ... Tied for 40th at the D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate ... Finished the FAU Spring Break Championship at -1, good for a tie for 11th as well as his lowest event to par of his career ... Notched his sixth career top 20 at the COG Mizzou Intercollegiate ... Posted a tie for 33rd in his third MAC Championships appearance ... Recorded a 75.3 scoring average for the season.

2010-11: Competed in a pair of fall tournaments for the Huskies ... Recorded a tie for 46th at the CSU/Telich Sun Life Financial Invitational ...Made five spring starts ... Shot a final-round 72 en route to a tie for 15th at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational ... Recorded back-to-back top 20s after a season-best share of 11th at the Boilermaker Invitational ... Overcame a difficult first round to tie for 42nd in his second MAC Championships appearance ... Posted a season scoring average of 76.9.

2009-10: Opened his collegiate career with a team-leading 214 (+1), including a personal-low 67 (-4) in the second round, at the Spartan Classic ... Registered one of the Huskies' two top-ten finishes of the fall with his Spartan Classic performance ... Placed 50th at both the ORU Shootout and the Davidson Invitational ... Earned starting nods in all seven of NIU's spring events ... Recorded his best collegiate finish, third, at the Missouri State Invite after firing 72-71-75--218 (+5) ... Followed up that tournament by shooting a second-round 69 at the Missouri Invite, capturing a tie for 23rd ... Tied for 37th in his first MAC Championships appearance ... Tallied top-40 finishes in six of seven spring events ... Ranked second on the team with his 75.4 scoring average.

2008-09: Redshirted.

Prep: Two-time team captain and team MVP ... A first team all-area choice as a senior and earned second team recognition his junior year ... Took second place at the Fox Valley Conference meet his senior season and went on to place 19th at the state championships ... Won the Regional title with a 74 at Marengo Ridge to help his team to the region crown ... Central also won the Sectional title and went on to place fourth in the state that year ... Shot 71 to win the McHenry Invitational as a junior ... HS team took second in the Region his sophomore and junior years ... Carried a nine-hole stroke average of 38.0 as a junior and 38.6 his senior season ..

Personal: Son of Doug Bauman and Gail Zalokar ... Has three brothers and one sister, including older brother and former NIU teammate Greg ... Father played golf at Wisconsin ... Born July 15, 1989... Won back-to-back McHenry County Amateur titles in 2009 and 2010.

CAREER STAT LINE
Through Spring 2012
Tournaments 39
Rounds 115
Scoring Average 76.01
Top 20s 11 Last on 5/5/2013 at MAC Championships
Top 10s 4 Last on 2/23/2013 at Forest Hills Collegiate
Best Tournament Finish 2 10/7/2012 at John Dallio Memorial
Lowest Tournament to Par 212 (-1) 3/25/2012 at FAU Spring Break Championship
Lowest Round to Par 67 (-4) 9/19/2009 at Spartan Classic, 2nd Round