Former Georgia State men's golfer Ross Mclister was named the Panthers' assistant coach in August 2015. Mclister played for Georgia State from 2010-14, graduating with a degree in psychology.
For the second-straight year, Mclister helped guide the Panthers to NCAA Regional play after Georgia State won the Sun Belt Conference Championship. It marked the eighth conference title in Georgia State history and second since 2014 as a part of the Sun Belt.
After tying for third-place in the stroke play portion of the championship, the Panthers topped No. 1-seed Troy 4-1 and then defeated in-state rival No. 2 seed Georgia Southern for the championship.
During the 2015-16 season, he helped guide Georgia State to its third-straight NCAA Regional appearance and 13th trip since 1999. He watched the team win the Furman Intercollegiate for the third-straight year, along with a win at the Cabo del Sol Intercollegiate.
The Panthers entered postseason play ranked No. 61 in the country under his guidance, while three members of the team earned All-Sun Belt First Team recognition, including senior JJ Grey who was named Sun Belt Golfer of the Year.
He finished his four-year career playing in 20 tournaments, compiling a 76.82 scoring average in 56 rounds. He shot a career-low 68 at the 2013 AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic and had a career-best finish of 13th at the 2011 Yellow Jacket Classic.
Mclister oversees all aspects of travel, practices and budget for the Panthers golf program.
Finished his four year career playing in 20 tournaments, compiling a 76.82 scoring average in 56 rounds . . . Shot a career-low 68 at the 2013 AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic . . . Career best finish was 13th at the 2011 Yellow Jacket Classic.
Finished his career by playing in four events and compiling a 75.27 scoring average, sixth best on the team . . . Shot a career-low 68 at the GSU hosted AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic, adding rounds of 78 and 74 or a tie for 43rd . . . Tied for 26th at the Furman Intercollegiate, shooting a final round 69, the lowest third round score of his career.
Played in five tournaments, four as an individual . . . Shot a season-low 72 in the final round of the GSU-hosted AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic, tying for 27th . . . Finished the season with a 77.43 scoring average . . . Earned Athletic Director's Honor Roll following the fall semester and Dean's List honors in the spring.
Played in four tournaments, three competing as an individual . . . Finished the spring strong, shooting back-to-back rounds of 73 at the Furman Intercollegiate, tying for his low rounds of the year . . . Opened the GSU AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic with a pair of 73s . . . Tied for 34th and the second best Georgia State finisher at the UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate, firing a pair of 75s . . . Finished the season with a 76.73 scoring average, sixth best on the team.
Played in seven tournaments during his first season, leading the Panthers with a tie for 18th at the Seminole Intercollegiate . . . Opened play in Tallahassee with rounds of 71 and 69 to stand in the top five before a final-round 76 . . . Tied for 13th at the Yellow Jacket Classic, shooting rounds of 77 and 74 . . . Shot a second-round 73 at the Insperity Augusta State Invitational.
Competed in the Boys Home International as a member of the Welsh Team in 2007 and 2008 . . .Won the Welsh Boys Stroke/Match Play in the summer of 2008 . . . Was a quarterfinalist in the 2008 Welsh Amateur Match Play . . . Placed second in the 2007 Faldo Series.
Graduated in 2009 from Rougemont Independent located in Newport, Wales . . . Member of the school's rugby, football and tennis teams.
Born March 5, 1991 in Cardiff, Wales...He is the son of Colm and Roisin Mclister...Has an older brother, Ryan, who plays Rugby Union for Cardiff Medic RFC...Majored in psychology.
Former Georgia State men's golfer Ross Mclister was named the Panthers' assistant coach in August 2015.