Connor Nelson
Connor Nelson


Roscoe, Ill.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 180


Huskies Tie for 10th at Kemper Sports Intercollegiate

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


Huskies in Ninth After Day One of Kemper Sports Intercollegiate

Griffin Bauman leads NIU with a 36-hole total 147


NIU Men's Golf Ready for Kemper Intercollegiate

Bryce Emory enters event after notching first career victory


Emory Wins Jim West Intercollegiate in Playoff

Bryce Emory claims medalist honors on the third playoff hole


Emory Leads as Huskies Conclude Opening Day at Jim West Intercollegiate

Bryce Emory shot a one-under 143 in Monday's opening 36 holes

2012-13: Competed in six tournaments ... Finished 42nd at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational ... Fired a season-best 72 in the second round en route to a tie for 53rd at the FAU Spring Break Invitational ... Tied for 52nd at the Jim West Intercollegiate ... Recorded a 79.4 season scoring average.

Prep: Three-time team MVP at Hononegah ... Three times named to all-conference first team ... Once named all-conference honorable mention ... Led team to 2011 NIC-10 Conference championship ... Earned medalist honors at the 2011 Boylan Invitational ... Honored as a fall 2010 and 2011 NIC-10 scholar athlete ... Finished 67th in the 2011 US Junior Amateur ... Placed first in his qualifier for that event ... Won the 2010 MAJGT Purdue Invitational ... Qualified for the 2012 Illinois State Amateur.

Personal: Son of Terry and Ellie Nelson ... Father lettered in baseball at UW-Stout in 1975-76 ... Enjoys swimming ... Born August 19, 1993 ... Admires Bubba Watson for being successful yet still down-to-earth ... Intends to major in finance.

Through Spring 2013
Tournaments 6
Rounds 17
Scoring Average 79.35
Best Tournament Finish 42 10/16/2012 at Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational
Lowest Tournament to Par 230 (+17) 3/28/2013 at FAU Spring Break Invitational
Lowest Round to Par 72 (+1) 3/27/2013 at FAU Spring Break Invitational, 2nd Round