Three Notre Dame golfers shot 3-over par 75’s in the opening round at the Waterville Golf Links.
The co-champions finished the tournament at two-under-par (850).
Juniors Matthew Rushton, Blake Barens tied for eighth place at 141 (-1)
The Notre Dame men's golf team tied for second at the season-opening event.
Notre Dame's Cory Sciupider and Thomas Steve earn top 10 finishes to close home event
AS A FRESHMAN: Appeared in one tournament during freshman fall schedule, tying for 46th place at the Fighting Irish Golf Classic (Sept. 28-30) with a three-round score of 234 (70-80-84).
PREP AND PERSONAL: Won a pair of high school state championships at the 4A (2012-13, Bishop Manogue Catholic High School) and 2A (2010-11, Sage Ridge School) level ... Division I 4A all-regional first team selection in 2013 ... all-state choice at Sage Ridge School in 2011 ... named the Sage Ridge team Most Valuable Player in 2011 ... ranked 86th overall according to the AJGA Polo rankings, including 39th in the class of 2014 ... fired a three-round total of 205 (69-66-70) to win the AJGA Ping Phoenix event in 2013 ... six top-10 FCWT finishes, including three results in the top five ... won the 2012 Northern Nevada Junior World Qualifier - multi-time winner on the state's junior tour with the lowest overall stroke averages during the 2011 and 2012 seasons ... 2013 AP Scholar and HP Scholar All-America recipient ... FCWT All-Academic Team selection in 2013, and was an honorable mention FCWT All-American in 2011 ... 2013 AJGA-USGA President's Award finalist, Nevada Division I 4A academic all-state and Harvard Prize Book Award recipient ... named one of the top-30 fundraisers in AJGA Leadership Links Fundraising for Children's Cancer in 2011-12 ... founder and president of the Manogue Minors Volunteer Music Ensemble for Music Therapy, created in 2012 ... group leader during the 2012 Northern Nevada Special Olympics Regional Basketball Tournament ... son of Peter and Kerri Verhey ... has two siblings, Erik and Britta ... enrolled in the First Year of Studies.
Verhey's Career Statistics
|Year||Tournaments||Rounds||Count||Strokes||Avg.||Top Rd||Top 36||Top 54||Top Finish (Field)- Event|
|2014-15||1||3||0/0||234||78.00||70 (-1)||150 (+8)||234 (+21)||T-46th (Fighting Irish Golf Classic)|
|Career||1||3||0/0||234||78.00||70 (-1)||150 (+8)||234 (+21)||T-46th ('14 Fighting Irish Golf Classic)|