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Egill

Gunnarsson

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Player
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 155
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Reykjavík, Iceland
High School: Commercial College of Iceland

Bio

Career Bio

Academic Honors
• Spring 2017 Dean's List
• Fall 2016 Dean's List
• Currently is majoring computer science

2016-17
Competed in six tournaments as a freshman, playing in 18 rounds and compiling a 75.28 scoring average . . . Began his career with a 72 in the first round of The Invitational, helping GSU to a school-record round of 270 . . . Tied for 58th at the GSU-hosted AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic shooting a second round 73 . . . Shot back-to-back rounds of 72 to conclude the UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate to tie for 52nd . . . Shot a final round 72 at the Ka'anapali Collegiate Classic . . . Finished seventh at the Mobile Intercollegiate shooting 69-74-77.

Prep
Studied at the Commercial College of Iceland which is ranked the No. 1 four-year senior high school/college in Iceland.

Amateur
Currently a member of the Icelandic National Team and also a member of the Icelandic Youth National Team . . . Been a part of four National Junior Team Championship victories and was second in the Icelandic junior rankings in 2013 . . . A part of the first place finish at the European Amateur Team Championship Division 2 . . . Finished the 2016 season with a 72.52 scoring average . . . In 2015, recorded five top five finishes and played in multiple Icelandic Tour events . . . tied for 12th at the Golf Club of Vestmannaeyjar with rounds of 75-71-70 and sixth at the Golf Club of Mosfellsbaer with a second round 71 . . . Earned several wins in 2013 and 2014 as a junior golfer including multiple rounds under par, including a 67 at the GKG Championship.

Personal
Egill Ragnor Gunnarrson was born on June 29, 1996 in Reylyavik, Iceland . . . He is the son of Svanhuit Gudbjartsdottir and Gunnar Thorisson . . . Has two siblings, Gudbjartur and Thorir . . . Also enjoys playing handball and the guitar.

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