Golden Eagles secure their second title and NCAA Championship berth
Zach Gaugert's 12th-place finish leads all Marquette golfers in 54-hole event
Golden Eagles jump five spots at Wendy's Kiawah Classic in final round of fall season
Golden Eagles wrap-up fall season next weekend at Wendy's Kiawah Classic
Marquette holds off Northwestern, USF on final day of tournament
2014-15: Was fourth on the team and 16th in BIG EAST average scoring at 75.97 ... Competed in the Erin Hills Intercollegiate as an individual and finished with a third-round 70 ... Opened the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate with a 71 en route to a T27 finish ... Shot a three-round total of 223 which included first and third round 73s ... Shot a 1-under 71 in the third round of the Desert Mountain Intercollegiate en route to a three-round total of 227 ... Final round 74 led to a three-round total of 230 at the Hawkeye-GRE Invitational ... Final round 76 at the BIG EAST Men's Golf Championship helped lead Marquette to a team victory, highlighted by three straight birdies at the turn (Holes 9-11) to close MU's deficit to one stroke ... Led the team in the first round of the NCAA Noblesville Regional by posting an even par, 72.
2013-14: One of three Golden Eagles (Pat Sanchez, Brandon Cloete) named to the 2014 All-BIG EAST Team ... Named Team MVP and was the recipient of the "Bounce Back Award" ... Finished tied for first among MU golfers at the National Invitational Tournament after shooting a 6-under par 216 (71-73-72) leading him to top 30 overall .. Shot a career low 67 in the final round of the Doc Gimmler leading Marquette to a top three finish ... His 69 in the second round propelled him to an individual low tournament best at 2-under 208 ... Competed in the Windon Memorial Classic finishing tied for 31st and second among MU golfers with a 7-over 223.
2012-13: Redshirted the season at MU ... BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
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.
Amateur: Won the 2012 New England Amateur Championship by five strokes with a 2-under-par 283 at Falmouth Country Club (Falmouth, Maine) and 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. 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: 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 ... Has three siblings: Lauren, Michael and Mary Cate ... Majoring in finance.