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Damon Stephenson
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 189
Year: Senior
Hometown: Gold Coast, Australia
High School: Somerset College
Experience: High School
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Damon Stephenson Bio & Statistics Damon Stephenson Bio & Statistics

Athletic Honors
• 2015 All-Sun Belt Second-Team
• 2014 All-Sun Belt Second-Team
• 2014 Sun Belt All-Tournament Team
• 2012 CAA Golfer of the Month - February
• 2012 Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate Champion
• Career Rounds: 123; Tournaments: 43; Scoring Avg.: 74.11

Academic Honors
• Spring 2015 Dean’s List
• Spring 2014 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll
• Fall 2012 Athletic Director’s Honor Roll
• Graduated with a degree in real estate

2014-15
Earned All-Sun Belt Second Team honors for the second-straight year . . . Played in all 13 tournaments, compiling a 73.59 scoring average and earning five top 25 finishes during the season . . . Led the team with a tied for 22nd at the NCAA Lubbock Regional, shooting 71-68-74 . . . Opened the season with a tie for 11th at The Invitational at Kiawah Island, shooting 74-70-73, helping Georgia State to a second-place finish . . . Tied for 12th at the Southern Intercollegiate shooting 76-70 to help the Panthers to a second-place finish . . . Tied for 11th at the Furman Intercollegiate, which was won by GSU, shooting 74-72-70 . . . Led the team tying for 12th at the Sun Belt Championship.

2013-14
Earned All-Sun Belt Second Team honors . . . Recorded best season of his career, playing in all 13 tournaments and compiling a career-low 73.24 scoring average, tied for second on the team . . . Had at least one round of par or better in every tournament and entered the NCAA Championship with six straight rounds of par or better . . . Recorded 21 rounds of par or better during the season, tied for the second most in program history . . . Finished season ranked No. 211 in the country by Golfweek . . . Tied for second at the Sun Belt Conference Championship, shooting 70-72-69 to earn all-tournament recognition and lead GSU to the team title. . . Tied for 12th at the NCAA San Antonio Regional, shooting three straight rounds of 72. It was the sixth-best individual finish by a Panther in NCAA Regional play in program history . . . After a rough start to the NCAA Championship shooting 79-78, finished strong with a 1-under 69 to tie for 131st . . . Opened the spring with a tie for third at the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate, shooting 71-72-70 . . . Tied for 12th at the GSU hosted AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic, shooting three rounds of par or better to lead GSU to a record-setting win.

2012-13
Played in 10 tournaments, ending the year with a second-place finish at the Jaguar Shootout, shooting 71-73 . . . Led the Panthers to a second-place result at the AutoTrader.com Collegiate Classic with a fifth-place finish, shooting an opening round 69, and closing with a career-low 68 . . . Tied for 16th at the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular, shooting back-to-back 72s to finish the event . . . Concluded the season with a 75.78 scoring average.

2011-12
Won the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate by three strokes, shooting even par, for his first collegiate victory which earned him CAA Golfer-of-the-Month honors . . . Tied for eighth at the CAA Championship, shooting an opening-round 71 that put him in second place . . . Played in all six spring events with four top-30 finishes . . . Had a stretch of five straight rounds in the spring shooting 73 or better . . . Finished the season with a 74.79 scoring average.

Amateur
Tied for 32nd at the 2014 Dogwood Invitational, shooting a second-round 65 . . . Competed in the 2014 Georgia State Amateur Championship, opening play with rounds of 74 and 72 . . . Earned five top-15 finishes during the summer of 2013 . . . Tied for ninth at the 2013 Georgia State Amateur, shooting 71-70 over the final two rounds . . . Tied for 10th at the 2013 Greystone Invitational, shooting a second-round 70 . . . Earned a tie for second at the 2013 Berkeley Hills Invitational, shooting 71-69, while also tying for second at the Yahama Atlanta Open with a rain-shortened 69. Was the 2010 Australia and Korea Golf Association Junior Champions . . . Won the 2010 Gold Coast Junior Championship, shooting a career-low round of 65 to win by four strokes . . . Played for Australia in the Junior World Championships in San Diego, Calif. where he finished among the top half of the field on the South Course at Torrey Pines and was the best Australian finisher.

Personal
Damon Stephenson is one of two children to Nigel and Julie Stephenson . . . Born in Sydney, Australia on Oct. 18, 1992 . . . Has one younger sister, Tayla

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