Zach Jecklin Q & A
2007 Fall: Averaged 76.2 strokes per round while appearing in all five of the Huskies' fall events ... Earned three top-30 finishes ... Placed 23rd at the Jim Colbert Intercollegiate ... Finished 28th at the Purdue Midwest Shootout ... Turned in a low-round of 71 at the second round of the Windon Memorial Tournament and placed 29th at the tournament.
2007 Summer: Finished in a tie for 24th at the Illinois State Amateur Tournament with a total of 216.
2006-07: Named to the Academic All-MAC team ... Finished season with four top-10 finishes ... Appeared in all 11 events and averaged 74.7 strokes per round ... Placed fifth at the Big East/ MAC Challenge with a score of 214 (-2) ... Notched a sixth-place finish at the Wexford Plantation Invitational ... Placed seventh at the Earl Yestingmeier Invitational ... Helped the Huskies to a fifth-place finish with his ninth-place two-round score of 144 at the Marshall Invitational.
2005-06: Finished fourth at the Mid-American Conference Tournament with a four round score of 289 to earn selection to the MAC All-Tournament team ... Named to the Academic All-MAC squad ... Tied for third at the Big East / MAC Challenge with a three-round total of 211 ... Helped lead NIU to a first-place tie at the Eastern Kentucky Invitational while finishing in a sixth-place tie individually with a 219 ... Averaged a 74.7 in 28 rounds and 10 events.
2004-05: Started all 10 events during initial collegiate campaign and ranked fourth on the team with a 75.5 stroke average ... Recorded five top-20 finishes ... Led the team with an eighth-place showing at the Iowa Intercollegiate ... Finished second on the team with a four-round 291 at the MAC Championships to tie for 23rd overall.
Prep/Personal: Earned All-State honors with a 12th-place finish at the IHSA State Championships as a senior while helping team to a third-place finish ... Claimed Regional and Sectional crowns as a senior ... Shot a one-under-par 71 in the 18-hole Regional event ... Was a medalist at four events as a senior, including a season-low 67 at the Ironwood Golf Course ... Honored with the IJGA's Spinello Scholarship Award for his outstanding accomplishments in the classroom as well as on the golf course ... Led Bloomington to three consecutive Big 12 Conference titles and was an All-Big 12 selection on three occasions ... Son of Tom and Joni Jecklin ... Finance major ... Born Dec. 12, 1985.