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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

At Georgia State
Over the course of the last three seasons, has played in 31 events, including 89 rounds, compiling a 74.37 scoring average, the 16th-best mark in school history . . . Won the 2013 Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate and has five top-5 finishes in his career . . . Enters senior season with 33 rounds of par or better, the tenth most in school history.

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 single 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 finish tied 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. . . Finished the fall with a tie for 16th at the UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate, opening with a 71.

2012-13
Played in 10 tournaments, finishing the year with a second-place finish at the Jaguar Shootout, shooting 71-73 . . . Led the Panthers to a second-place finish 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 . . . Finished the season with a 75.78 scoring average . . . Earned Sun Belt Academic Honor Roll.

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 . . . Finished 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 . . . Shot a second-round 74 in the Mason Rudolph Championship, his first collegiate tournament . . . Finished the season with a 74.79 scoring average.

Amateur
Earned five top-15 finishes during the summer of 2013 . . . Finished 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 . . . Tied for 15th at the 2013 Chattanooga Choo Choo Invitational, shooting a first-round 69 . . . 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 . . . Was captain of the Burleigh Golf Club Junior Pennants Team and the Coolangatta Tweed Heads Junior Pennant team.

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 . . . Currently majoring in real estate.

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