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Spencer leads the way for a young ASU team (by Alex Epp, Pac-12/Sept. 26, 2011)
SPENCER FLETCHER'S FAVORITES:
Golf course: Cypress Point Club (Monterey, Calif.)
Golfer: Parker McLachlin
ASU Class: History 103
Movie: V for Vendetta
Artist: Rascal Flats
Hobbies: Working out and watching TV
Dream Foursome: Dad, sister and Parker McLachlin
Most Memorable Golf Shot: Hybrid on 16th hole at Cypress Point Club
Sun Devil Memory: First football game
Best Advice: Have fun from dad
Fast Food Restaurant: In-N-Out
Fancy Restaurant: P.F. Chang's
First date location: Movies
Class at ASU: Beatles online
Practice location: ASU range
Golf course in your city: TPC Scottsdale
Golf tournament on the PGA Tour: The Masters
Player on the LPGA Tour: Juli Inkster
YouTube Video: Spencer Fletcher
Pizza place: Dominos
Video game: Halo 3
Intramural sport on campus: Ping pong
Cafeteria alternative: Chipotle
Cafeteria food: Fruit
Dessert in town: Coldstone
Place to take your parents when they visit: ASU football game
Reason to go to your university: We have it all
In-dorm snack: Pizza
Concert to come to town: Lil Wayne
Landmark: 'A' mountain
Football away game to road trip to: U of A vs ASU
Prank: Antyhing funny
Hole in the wall restaurant: Jersey Mikes
Game-day tradition: Tailgate
What is the best tailgating food? Hot dogs
OFF THE TEE
Made 24 appearances in his four seasons...Bay Area product who competed in water polo and golf at Mountain View High School...first-team all-league every year in both sports...competed in the 2009 U.S. Amateur and the 2006 U.S. Junior Amateur...named Athlete of the Year at Mountain View High School in his senior season...graduated withB.I.S. (Business/Sociology) in 2012.
Played in all four tournaments of the 2011 fall season, finishing in the top 10 in three of them...won his first career tournament (co-medalist) after posting an 8-under-par 208 (68-72-68) at the Bill Cullum Invitational in mid-October of 2011...shot a 4-under par twice in that tournament to help the Sun Devils tie for the championship...finished fifth at The Prestige at PGA West in early October with a 9-under-par 207 (66-68-73)...tied for seventh in the first tournament of the year, the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational, after shooting a 5-over-par 215 (69-74-72).
PART OF 2011 PATRIOT ALL-AMERICA CHAMPIONSHIP
Spencer was part of the first Patriot All-America Championship held Dec. 28-30, 2011, at the Wigwam Resort (Gold) in Litchfield Park, Ariz. He shot a 4-over 217 (74-70-73) to finish tied for 28th in the 72-player field. A
GOOD SUMMER OF 2011
Medalist at 2011 U.S. Amateur qualifying at Richmond Country Club (67-72) but missed match play by a shot at Erin Hills, shooting 68-75...reached semifinals of the 2011 NCGA Championships at Spyglass, after finishing seventh in the 36-hole qualifier...made seven birdies in the first 14 holes at Spyglass in one match...also shot also shot 70 at Cordevalle at local U.S. Open qualifying to finish second, one shot behind medalist, as he was the only amateur to advance...won the individual gross title at the "Clint" as it is Clint Eastwood's tournament in Carmel. Eastwood presented him with a boxed antique six-shooter pistol as the trophy...also played in the Monterey Amateur, the Trans Miss in Kansas City (where he won the long drive contest) and the California State Amateur at the Olympic Club.
Competed in a career-high five events and 14 rounds...matched his career-best finish after tying for 16th at the Topy Cup, the first event of the fall season...appeared in three events for the first time: the PING/Golfweek Preview, The Prestige at PGA West and the Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters.
Recorded a 73.46 stroke average in four events...tied for 16th with a 2-under par 211 at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational (70-77-64). Shot a collegiate-low 64 in the third round of the event...competed at the Pac-10 Championship.
Appeared in four tournaments...finished 33rd at the Bill Cullum Invitational...also played in the ASU Thunderbird Invitational.
PREP AND JUNIOR CAREER
Named to Hogan Cup North Team representing NorCal and won the NCGA and San Francisco City Junior titles...earned four letters in golf and four in water polo and was captain of golf team in senior year and water polo in junior and senior years.
Full name is Spencer Christian Fletcher...born Jan. 7, 1990, in Stanford...father is Jim (commercial real estate) and mother is Lynn...has a younger sister, Kimberly, who entered Chapman University as a freshman in fall of 2011...Eagle Scout.
SPENCER'S SEASON SEASON ROUND-BY-ROUND (2011-12)
Olympia Fields Invitational (Sept. 16-18, 2011) 69-74-72=215/+5/T-7
Tucker Invitational (Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2011) 77-72-78=227/+11/T-41
Prestige at PGA West (Oct. 9-11, 2011) 66-68-73=207/-9/T-5
Bill Cullum Invitational (Oct. 17-18, 2011) 68-72-68=208/-8/T-1
Amer Air Invitational (Feb. 1-3, 2012) 74-72-76=222/+6/T-70
San Diego Intercollegiate (Feb. 13-14, 2012) 82-72-75=229/+13/T-40
North Ranch Intercollegiate (Feb. 27-28, 2012) 76-77-78=231/+21/T-39
Southern Highlands (Mar. 9-11, 2012) 76-82-80=238/+22/T-63
ASU Thunderbird Invitational (April 6-7, 2012) 73-75-73=221/+8/T-38
Wyoming Cowboy Classic (April 9-10, 2012) 71-71-80=222/+12/T-99
Pac-12 Championship (April 27-29, 2012) 74-78-77-78=307/+19/T-62