Adam Ball
Year: So.
Hometown: Richmond, Va.

Just the facts
Full name:
Adam Michael Ball
Born:
June 1, 1994
Birthplace:
Richmond, Va.
Parents:
Matt and Kim Ball
Siblings:
Brother, Matt Jr.
Major:
Criminal Justice

Summer 2013

  • Advanced to the quarterfinals of the 113th U.S. Amateur Championship at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass. Along the way, he topped Max Orrin, the seventh-ranked amateur in the world 2 and 1 in the round of 32 of match play.
  • Defeated Chris Kapsak 1-up to capture the Richmond Golf Association Amateur Championship at Willow Oaks Country Club.

2012-13 (Freshman)

  • Enrolled at VCU in January of 2013, in time for the Spring Semester.
  • Led the Rams in scoring average (73.53) in six spring tournaments.
  • Placed second overall at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate and recorded three top-10 finishes overall.
  • Fired a 3-under 67 in the second round at the Dell Walker Intercollegiate.
Prior to VCU
  • Ranked as high as No. 2 nationally in the Golfweek U.S. Junior Rankings in 2011.
  • Three-time Virginia Golf Association (VSGA) Junior Golfer of the Year.
  • First four-time VSGA Junior Champion in history, including match and stroke play titles in 2012.
  • Shot a tournament-record 63 in the final round of the 2012 VSGA Junior Stroke Play Championship on the way to a seven-stroke victory.
  • In 2011, he won seven major tournaments and was runner-up at five others. Posted a 69.7 stroke average that year.
  • Placed third at the 2011 U.S. Junior Amateur Match Play Championship and eighth in stroke play. Was also 17th in stroke play at the 2010 U.S. Juniors.
  • Has twice carded 62 in competition.
     

Getting to know Adam Ball

  • Chose VCU after receiving interest from NCAA Champion Texas, Texas A&M, Oklahoma State, USC, South Carolina, Wake Forest, Virginia, Virginia Tech and others.
  • Grew up playing at First Tee in Chesterfield.
ADAM BALL - CAREER STATISTICS
Year
 Starts
 Rounds
 Strokes
 Average
 Low Rd.
 Wins
 Top 5  
Top 15
2012-136171,25073.5367023
Totals6
17
 1,25073.53
67
0
2
3


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