Alex Wagner
Alex Wagner

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Charles, IL

High School:
East

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 175

Experience:
2L


Fall 2008: In the line-up for four fall tournaments ... Posted a team season low round, and career best score, of 66 at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational ... Shot six-over 219 for the tournament (78-66-75) en route to his best finish of the season, a tie for 17th ... Tied for 25th at the season-opening Nebraska Fairway Club Invitational with rounds of 74 and 76 ... Opened the Oral Roberts Shootout with a two-over 74 ... Recorded four rounds of 75 or lower and compiled a scoring average of 76.3 in 11 rounds.

2007-08: Averaged 77.7 strokes in 32 rounds while competing in 12 of the Huskies' 13 events ... Had seven rounds of 75 or lower during the season ... Named Mid-American Conference Golfer of the Week November 8 after placing 17th, tops among MAC competitors, at the Wolverine Invitational ... Fired a season-low 70 during the second round of the Windon Memorial Tournament and finished 31st at the tournament ... Placed 26th at the Belmont Fall Shootout on the strength of a final round 72... NIU's No. 2 finisher at the Marshall Invitational with rounds of 75-73 to tie for 46th.

Summer 2007: Qualified for the U.S. Amateur Championship in San Francisco, competed in stroke play and shot a 156 (73-83) ... Finished 28th at the Illinois State Amateur Tournament with a total of 217.

2006-07: Appeared in seven events and averaged 77.9 strokes per round ... Fired a season-low round of 69 while finishing seventh at the Marshall Invitational ... Placed 23rd at the Wolverine Invitational.

2005-06: Appeared in four events and averaged 77.7 in 13 rounds ... Helped NIU claim first at the Eastern Kentucky Invitational with a season-best three-round total of 229 to tie for 22nd overall.

Prep/Personal: Helped St. Charles East to a second-place team finish at the 2004-05 IHSA Class AA State Championships ... Qualified for the USGA Junior Amateur at the Olympic Club in San Francisco ... Shot a two-round 142 in the Junior Amateur qualifier at Kishwaukee Country Club in DeKalb, Ill. ... Played in the IJGA's Junior Amateur Championship ... Was a medalist at the IHSA Sectional at Glencoe Golf Course, shooting an even-par 72 before winning the three-person playoff ... Son of Dave and Sandy Wagner ... Marketing major ... Born Jan. 13, 1987.