Men's Golf

Brandon Cloete

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Knysna, South Africa

High School:
Glenwood House

Last College:
Arizona State

Height:
6-2

Position:
R

Brandon  Cloete

04/19/2015

MU Closes Regular Season at Hawkeye-GRE Invitational

Brandon Cloete's 219 leads the Golden Eagles in their regular season finale

04/12/2015

Marquette Ties for Second at El Macero Classic

Pat Sanchez's 71 leads field on Sunday, Sanchez finishes T-8

03/07/2015

MU Closes Out Desert Mountain Intercollegiate

Zach Gaugert's 12th-place finish leads all Marquette golfers in 54-hole event

10/07/2014

Golden Eagles Take Third At Erin Hills

Marquette holds off Northwestern, USF on final day of tournament

09/30/2014

Cloete, Sanchez Lead Golden Eagles at Badger Invite

Marquette finishes fifth, looks ahead to Erin Hills Invitational

2014-15: Competed in the Windon Memorial where he shot three-straight scores of 73 ... Finished T5 at the Badger Invite after carding a 2-under round of 70 ... Earned his second straight top-10 finish with a T7 at the Erin Hills Intercollegiate highlighted by a third round score of 70 ... Closed out the Desert Mountain Intercollegiate with a 2-under 70 ... Recorded a season low score of three-under, 69 in round one of the El Macero Classic, where he finished T20 ... Notched an under par round for a third straight tournament at the Hawkeye-GRE Invitational with a third round 70 ... Finished T16 at the BIG EAST Championship with a three-round total of 229, including a second round score of 72 (even par) ... Shot a season low 68 (-4), in the second round of the NCAA Noblesville Regional leading to a fourth consecutive top-30 finish.

2013-14:
Became the first MU golfer since Mike Van Sickle (2008, 2009) to earn GCAA All-America Scholar recognition ... One of three Golden Eagles (Pat Sanchez, CJ Swift) named to the 2014 All-BIG EAST Team ... Recipient of the team's Low Scoring Average Award for his consistent performance throughout his junior season ... His 73.88 scoring average ranked ninth all-time in school history ... Won Big East Golfer of the Week for his performance in the National Invitational Tournament after shooting a team low 6 -under par 216 (74-72-70) helping him finish in the top 30 ... Finished a career best tied for 26th at the Wendy's Kiawah Classic, second among MU golfers, shooting a 224 (74-76-74) ... Competed as an individual at the Erin Hills Intercollegiate finishing a then career best tied for 33rd ... Made his MU debut at the Doc Gimmler by shooting a career low and team best 66 in the second round ... Cracked the top-45 with a 6-over 216 (76-66-74).

At Arizona State: Competed in five tournaments during his tenure with the ASU Sun Devils ... Averaged a score of 75.07 ... Finished in the top-25 at the Arizona Intercollegiate while posting a 73 for all three rounds of play ... Best low score for the 2012-2013 campaign was a 71.

Amateur: One of two Marquette golfers (Nick Nelson) to qualify for the 2014 U.S. Amateur Championship; won the local U.S. Amateur qualifying event at Hidden Glen (Cedarburg, Wis.) by two strokes with a 36-hole, 5-under-par 139, which included an opening-round course record 66 ... Received a personal high ranking of 18th best golfer in South Africa by the end of junior year ... Qualified for a spot in the South African Amateur 2011 and finished top-30 in stroke play ... Holds the course record with an 11-under 61 in the second round of club championships at Simola in 2010.

Personal: Born Nov. 23, 1991 to parents Trevor and Vanessa Cloete ... Has one sister, Jessica ... Majoring in finance.

Season Events Rounds Strokes Average Low Top 10/20
Spring 2015 5 15 1126 75.07 68 0/2
Fall 2014 5 14 1037 74.07 70 2/2
Spring 2014 5 15 1110 74.00 70 1/1
Fall 2013 3 9 663 73.44 66 0/0
Career 18 53 3936 74.26 66 3/5
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