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 . . . Finished tied for eighth at the CAA Championship, shooting an opening round 71 that put him in second place . . . Finished tied for 29th at the Furman Intercollegiate which featured a second round 70 . . . After struggling in the fall, 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 . . . Shot a second round 74 in the Mason Rudolph Championship, his first collegiate tournament . . . Shot a second round 70 at the Furman Intercollegiate, setting a new career-low round . . . Finished the season with a 74.79 scoring average.
One of the top 25 ranked boys in Australia, finishing the 2010 season ranked 23rd in the country . . . Was the 2010 Australia and Korea Golf Association Junior Champion and finished tied for fourth at the Victorian State Junior Championships . . . Won the 2010 Gold Coast Junior Championship, shooting a career-low round of 65 to win by four strokes . . . Finished among the top 10 at the Gary Player Classic in 2010 and was selected to play as an Australian representative 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 . . . In 2009, finished seventh at the Greg Norman Junior Masters and won the Bribie Island Junior Classic . . . Earned a 13th place finish at the Victorian Boys Open Championship and was named the Most Outstanding Junior Player at the Golf Queensland Advanced Junior Clinic . . . Won the Junior Matchplay Championship in 2008 at Gold Coast Burleigh Golf Club and was selected for the Gold Coast District Golf Association two-day junior elite golf program . . . Also finished third at the Twin Towns Junior Classic and fourth at the RAVC Royal Pines Junior Classic . . . Captain of the Burleigh Golf Club Junior Pennants Team and the Coolangatta Tweed Heads Junior Pennant team.
With no high school golf in Australia, spent all of his time outside of school playing in junior amateur events and for his national team.
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 . . . Currently undecided on his major.