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Nathan Mallonee
Player Profile:
Nathan Mallonee 1356937
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Lexington, Ga.
High School: Oglethorpe County
Experience: 3 Letters

Career Bio

Athletic Honors
• 2017 All-Sun Belt Second Team
• 2015 All-Sun Belt Honorable Mention
• 2017 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar
• 2016 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar
• Career Rounds: 135 (4th)
• Career Rounds of Par or Better: 56 (3rd)
• Tournaments: 46
• Career Scoring Average: 73.42 (8th)

Academic Honors
• Spring 2017 President's List Honor Roll
• Fall 2016 President's List Honor Roll
• Spring 2016 President's List Honor Roll
• Fall 2015 President's List Honor Roll
• Spring 2015 President's List Honor Roll
• Fall 2014 President's List Honor Roll
• Spring 2014 Dean's List Honor Roll
• Fall 2013 Dean's List Honor Roll
• Graduated with a degree in finance

2016-17
Earned All-Sun Belt Second Team after playing in every event for a second-straight year, compiling a 72.47 scoring average, the second-best on the team . . . Led the team with six top 25 finishes, including three-straight during the middle of the season . . . Has six rounds in the 60's and 11 rounds of under par . . . Opened the season with a tie for 38th at The Invitational, shooting a first round 68 that guided the team to an 18-under 270, the lowest round in relation to par in program history . . . Tied for 16th at the AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic, shooting 72-71-72 (1-under) . . . Finished tied for 19th at the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic with bookend rounds of 69 . . . Opened the spring with a tie for 11th at the Mobile Sports Authority Intercollegiate shooting 73-72-70 . . . Tied for 18th at the Tiger Invitational presented by Jason Dufner shooting 71-73-72 . . . Finished in ninth at The Hootie at Bulls Bay, opening with a season-low 67 . . . Tied for sixth at the Sun Belt Championship, opening with a 68 . . . Won his Sun Belt Championship semifinals match over Troy's Jared Bettcher 2up . . . Tied for 39th at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional, shooting 81-72-74 . . . Compiled a 656-337-38 record . . . 34 of his 36 rounds counted toward the team score . . . 70.9 first round scoring average was lowest on the team.

2015-16
Finished in the top 25 in all five fall events, including a career-best third-place finish at the Cabo del Sol Intercollegiate, shooting 67-72-72 to lead squad to first win of the year . . . Added two more top 25 results in the spring . . . Tied for 11th at the season-opening The Invitational at The Ocean Course shooting 75-73-74 . . . Tied for 14th at the Sun Belt Preview, opening with back-to-back rounds of 71 . . . Tied for 16th at the AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic, shooting 72-70-74 . . . Finished the fall with a tie for 20th at the UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate with a second round 70 . . . Helped Georgia State to a third-straight Furman Intercollegiate title by tying for tenth, shooting 74-68-69 . . . Led team with a tie for 12th at the Old Waverly Collegiate, including a second round 71 . . . Earned an impressive 3&2 win over South Alabama's Daniel Jansen in the Sun Belt Conference Semifinals of Match Play . . . Shot a final round 73 to tie for 57th at the NCAA Tucson Regional . . . Finished year with a 73.28 scoring average, fourth on the team with three rounds in the 60s this year.

2014-15
Earned All-Sun Belt Honorable Mention recognition after playing in all but one regular season event . . . Compiled a 73.94 scoring average in 12 events, including one top 10 and four top 25 finishes . . . Opened the season with a season-best tie for eighth at The Invitational at Kiawah Island, shooting 73-72-69, leading Georgia State to a second-place finish . . . Shot a season-low 68 in the final round of the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate . . . Tied for 19th at the GSU-hosted AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic, shooting an opening round 70 . . . Shot a second-round 70 at the Tiger Invitational presented by Jason Dufner, helping the Panthers to a third-place finish . . . Shot a second-round 71 at the NCAA Lubbock Regional.

2013-14
Played in all but the first tournament of the year as a freshman, compiling three top 25 finishes and a 74.62 scoring average, fifth best on the team . . . In just his second career tournament, tied for sixth at the GSU hosted AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic shooting 69-72-69 . . . Tied for 21st at the rain-shortened UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate, shooting a final-round 69 . . . Tied for 25th at the Irish Creek Intercollegiate to help GSU to its third team title of the year . . . Tied for 59th at the NCAA San Antonio Regional, opening with a first round 2-over 74 . . . Finished the season shooting 71-86-70 at the NCAA Championship, tying for 136th.

Amateur
Tied for eighth at the 2014 Championship at Berkeley Hills . . . Tied for 17th at the 2014 Choo Choo Invitational . . . Earned a tie for 28th at the 2014 Greystone Invitational after back-to-back 71s in the final two rounds . . . Tied for third at the 2013 Yahama Atlanta Open, shooting a 69 in the rain-shortened event at Polo Golf and Country Club . . . Was among the top 10 after a first-round 72 at the 2013 Greystone Invitational . . . Shot 78-74 to just miss the cut at the 2013 Georgia PGA Open . . . During the last two years, recorded six top-5 finishes on the Southeastern Junior Tour, including a win at the SJGT UGA AutoTrader.com Invitational in the fall of 2012, shooting 73-67 . . . Tied for 25th at the Georgia PGA Open . . . Finished 23rd at the AJGA Burgett H. Mooney Jr. Rome Classic, firing a second-round 70 . . . Finished fifth at the 2012 Sea Island Junior Classic and fourth at the 2012 UGA Junior Classic . . . In 2011, finished third at the SJGT Junior Magnolia, fourth at the Forest Hills Junior and fifth at the SGJT UGA AutoTrader.com Invitational . . . Finished ninth at the Ge­orgia PGA Junior Championship and AJGA River Landing Classic.

Prep
Played for Ed Rock at Oglethorpe County High School, lettering all four years and helping the school to a second-place finish in the state championship in 2013, earning all-state honors . . . During his senior year, won the Hardaway Classic, shooting 74-70, as well as the Vidalia Indian Invitational, shooting 75-71 . . . Earned a region runner-up finish in 2012 and a third-place finish at the state championship . . . Earned GHSA All-State 2-A honors in 2011 and 2012, while also earning All-Northeast Georgia honors in 2011 and 2012 by the Athens Banner Herald . . . Finished fourth at the Georgia PGA North Georgia High School Classic, shooting 69-74 . . . A Georgia Certiciate of Merit Recipient who earned Principal's List honors each year of high school.

Personal
Nathan Thomas Mallonee is one of two children to Darcy and Rick Mallonee . . . Born on April 22, 1995 in Yuma, Ariz. . . . Has younger brother Eric.

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