Eight of 13 teams ranked among nation's top 50
Freshman Shun Yat Hak has adjusted his approach now in college
Jackets looking to advance to NCAA Championship May 28-June 2 in Atlanta
Coach Bruce Heppler and the Jackets begin the quest for their fifth straight ACC title
Reeves, Albertson win big for No. 7 Yellow Jackets
Left-handed golfer who came to Tech with impressive junior credentials, and was ranked the No. 2 junior player in the state of Georgia ... Tall (6-foot-3) with leverage ... Red-shirted in 2009-10, played in three events as a red-shirt freshman and seven as a sophomore ... Twice named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
2012-13: - Tournament Results
Summer 2012 Highlights: Tied for 21st in stroke play at the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship, fell to Scott McNeill in 20 holes in first round of match play ... T48 at the Porter Cup.
2011-12: Showed the ability to score low but not the consistency required to stay on the travel squad ... Had one top-5 and one top-10 finish in seven events, and finished out of the top 20 in the rest ... Averaged 72.4 strokes, 13th best in the ACC, and had a 426-180 (.703) head-to-head winning percentage this year ... Ranked 115th in the Golfweek/Sagarin Index (157th in the Golfstat Cup) ... Played in all of Tech's fall competitions as a member of the travel team ... Shot a team-best 7-under-par in the Brickyard Collegiate to finish 2nd and help the team place 1st.
2011 Summer Highlights: Won the Southeastern Amateur in Columbus, Ga. (278, -6) ... Tied for 3rd and qualified for the U.S. Amateur in a playoff at Capital City Club-Crabapple (137, -3) ... Tied for 5th at the Georgia State Amateur Championship in Atlanta (284, +4) ... Tied for 12th at the Dogwood Invitational in Atlanta (277, -11) ... Tied for 14th at the Greystone Invitational (293, +5) ... Tied for 35th at the Cardinal Amateur in Greensboro, N.C. (217, +7).
2010-11: Played in three events, sharing medalist honors at the Grub Mart Collegiate in March ... Tied for 16th at the Brickyard Collegiate in his collegiate debut in the fall ... Four rounds of par or better out of nine, and had a 73.6 stroke average.
Amateur: 2010: T12 at Southeastern Amateur ... 2009: Finished 26th at the Greystone Invitational in Birmingham.
High School: Lettered four years in golf at Peachtree Ridge in Duluth, leading his team to the 2009 Georgia state AAAAA title and four consecutive region 7-AAAAA titles ... Named Gwinnett Daily Post boys golfer of the year in 2009 ... Was the individual runner-up in 2008 to current Tech teammate, James White, and his team was the state runner-up ... Made the all-state team both in 2008 and 2009 ... Won the region 7-AAAAA title as a sophomore in 2007 ... Honors graduate.
Junior Golf: High ranking of No. 30 on the Junior Golf Scoreboard and No. 45 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Index ... Posted seven top-5 finishes, six top-10s, eight top-15s and three top 20s in his junior career ... 7th place at 2008 Bobby Chapman Invitational, 2nd at 2008 USGA Boys Junior Amateur Qualifer ... 4th at 2008 Horseshoe Bend Classic.
Personal: Full name is Seth Austin Reeves ... Born February 26, 1991, in Atlanta ... Son of Mark and Shelley Reeves ... Plays golf left-handed, but writes right-handed ... Has an older brother, Ben, and a younger sister, Kristen ... Enjoys working out, playing basketball and seeing movies ... Began playing golf at age 7 ... Majoring in Management.
Collegiate Tournament Results
|United States Collegiate Championship||10/24-26/2010||3||77-77-79=233||+17||t-67th/78||11-66|
|Grub Mart Collegiate||3/28-29/2011||3||76-71-66=213||-3||t-1st/79||78-0|
|SEASON TOTALS||9||662 Avg. 73.6||+2||-||157-81|
|Carpet Capital Collegiate||9/11/2011||3||74-83-65=222||+6||t-33rd/60||27-32|
|Golfweek Conference Challenge||9/25-27/2011||3||71-86-73=230||+14||t-56th/75||19-55|
|United States Collegiate Championship||10/23-25/2011||3||71-69-79=219||+3||t-26th/75||49-25|
|Amer Ari Invitational||2/1-3/2012||3||69-73-71=213||-3||t-23rd/116||93-22|
|Barona Collegiate Cup||3/22-23/2012||3||71-76-72=219||+3||t-41st/107||66-40|
|SEASON TOTALS||21||1520 Avg. 72.4||+1||-||426-180|
|Carpet Capital Collegiate||9/7-9/2012||3||82-80-74=236||+20||t-76th/78||2-75|
|PING-Golfweek Preview Invitational||9/23-25/2012||3||73-71-66=210||E||t-2nd/75||73-1|
|United States Collegiate Championship||10/19-21/2012||3||71-76-72=219||+3||t-13th/79||66-12|
|SEASON TOTALS||12||886 Avg. 73.8||+2||-||190-122|