Roughly 100 student-athletes participated on Saturday
MU sophomore caps off stellar week of golf
Konieczki scores team low-round 72 Monday
Championship runs April 29-May 1 at Reunion Resort
Swift leads Golden Eagles with 7th place finish
2012-13: Had a stellar July, winning the 2012 New England Amateur Championship by five strokes with a 2-under-par 283 at Falmouth Country Club (Falmouth, Maine) ... Four days later, qualified for the U.S. Amateur Championship (Cherry Hills Village, Colo.) finishing runner-up at the TPC River Highlands' sectional qualifier in Cromwell, Conn.
2011-12:: Led four MU freshmen and was fourth on the squad in individual scoring average (77.26) ... Also led the team with two eagles, in addition to 47 birdies in 23 rounds played ... Went undefeated at The Match Play at Reunion Resort in Orlando, Fla., with a perfect 3-0 record; the rest of the team went 0-14-1 on the weekend ... Carded his individual low round at the Cardinal Intercollegiate with a first-round 73 ... He later matched it with an opening-round 73 at The Battle at Warren, where he finished tied for seventh place with a two-round total of 6-over 148.
Prior to Marquette: Swift attended New Canaan High School in Connecticut, where he led the Rams to three consecutive Division II state titles from 2009-2011...Helped win the 2011 Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference championship and the 2009 and 2010 championships in the FCIAC East...Finished in the top ten of the FCIAC tournament his final three years and finished top five in state tournament his final two years, with a second place finish in his senior year...Was All-FCIAC, all-state, and team captain his junior and senior year.
Personal: CJ Swift was born May 14, 1992 in Chicago...He is the son of Chris and Mary Swift, both of whom attended Marquette...His father Chris also played golf for Marquette...Majoring in Accounting.