Men's Golf

Cameron Tringale
Cameron Tringale

Hometown:
Laguna Niguel, Calif.

High School:
Mission Viejo

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 177

Birthdate:
08/24/1987

Experience:
4 letters



07/16/2014

Six Jackets Competing at The Open Championship

Castro, Hadley, Kuchar, Tringale join past champions Cink, Duval at Royal Liverpool

07/15/2014

Tringale Looks Ahead to The Open Championship

Former Tech All-American and ACC Champion one of six Jackets competing at Royal Liverpool

09/11/2013

Tech Set to Host Ramblin' Wreck Cup Sept. 23

Annual fund-raiser for golf program to be held at The Golf Club of Georgia

08/19/2013

Six Tech Alumni Qualify for FedEx Cup Playoffs

Tech wins regular season championship in Rivals Cup

06/05/2013

Four Tech Alums Will Be In U.S. Open Field

Kuchar bolts to second in FedEx points with Memorial triumph

Cameron Tringale Photo Gallery

Played in every tournament for Tech since he arrived, earned first- or second-team All-America honors three times ... All-Atlantic Coast conference selection four times ... Won four tournaments and had 22 top-10 finishes in 46 team events during his career ... His stroke average of 71.80 in 140 rounds was the second-best of any Tech player when his career ended ... Became only the third Tech freshman ever to win two events, and the first Tech frosh to win an Atlantic Coast Conference title ... Had two top-10 finishes in NCAA Championships and three top-20s in regionals ... Was named a GCAA All-America Scholar in 2009 ... Graduated May 4, 2009 with a degree in Management.

2008-09: First-team All-American by the GCAA and Golfweek magazine ... Also named to the All-Nicklaus team by the GCAA, comprising all NCAA divisions ... Made the All-Atlantic Coast Conference team for the fourth time ... Finalist for the Byron Nelson Award ... Named to the USA team for the Palmer Cup (went 3-0-1) ... The nation's No. 3-ranked player according to the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index, with a 811-118-17 head-to-head record against the nation's 31st-toughest opposition ... Was 205-91-9 against the top 100, 101-71-6 against the top 50 ... Topped Tech and ranked second in the ACC in stroke average at 71.36, including a 71.29 norm in 21 spring rounds ... Finished his career the second-best career stroke average (71.80) in Tech history ... Won twice as a senior (Brickyard Collegiate in the fall, Southern Highlands Collegiate in the spring) and four times in his career ... Had seven top-10 and two other top-20 finishes in 11 events ... 18 rounds of par or better among his 33, including 11 rounds under 70.

2007-08: Named All-Atlantic Coast Conference for the third time, and was an honorable mention All-American by Golfweek magazine ... Posted three of his four top-10 finishes in the spring and averaged 71.75 strokes over 20 rounds ... Averaged 72.22 in 32 total rounds (8th in the ACC) ... Had 18 rounds of par or better ... No. 47 in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index (64th in the Golfstats Cup), and ranked 8th in the ACC in stroke average ... Finished fourth at the UH Hilo Invitational, tied for seventh at Southern Highlands and finished fifth at the United States Collegiate in the spring ... In the fall, tied for third at the Brickyard Collegiate after a poor start at the Carpet Capital Collegiate (T-82) ... Counted for the team in all but one round thereafter ... Compiled a 539-257-21 head-to-head record against the nation's 8th-toughest opposition according to the Sagarin ratings.

2006-07: Second-team All-American in 2007 by the GCAA and Golfweek ... Named to the All-Atlantic Coast Conference team for the second time, and also made the ACC All-Academic golf team ... Rose 39 spots from the end of the fall to No. 16 in the final Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index ... Had five top-10 finishes and two top-20s in six spring events, including a runner-up finish at the ACC Championship and a tie for ninth at the NCAA Championship ... Led the NCAA East Regional after 36 holes, but tied for 14th ... Spring stroke average was 70.87 and ranked second in the ACC overall at 71.45 ... Posted 12 rounds in the 60s, 22 at par or under ... Counted for the team all but one round ... Tech's top-rated player coming out of the fall (No. 55) in the Sagarin Index ... Led team in stroke average (72.33), played in all four team events and finished 22nd at the Western Refining College All-America Classic (1-over 214, including a 67).

2005-06: Second-team All-America and national All-Freshman honors by the GCAA, second-team All-America by Golfweek magazine ... Named to the All-Atlantic Coast Conference team, also named ACC Freshman of the Year ... Won the ACC Championship and posted two victories overall, the only ACC player with more than one ... Ranked 18th overall in the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index, fourth highest among the nation's first-year players and third among all ACC players ranked ... Shot 10-under-par 206 at the ACC Championship, including a second-round 65 that tied the competitive course record ... Named Co-National Amateur of the Month by the Southern Golf Association for that effort ... Survived the 54-hole NCAA Championship cut as an individual and shot 3-under-par 285 ... Tech's top finisher seven times, and with seven top-10s in 12 events ... Won the UH-Hilo Intercollegiate ... Wound up the team leader in stroke average (72.19, fourth-best in the ACC), including a team-best 71.64 norm in 24 spring rounds and a 70.5 average in ACC and NCAA events ... Counted for the team in 33 of 36 rounds ... Had an 842-212-40 head-to-head record, against the 14th-toughest competition, according to the Golfweek/Sagarin Index ... Led the team in rounds in the 60s (9) and rounds under par (15).

ACC Championship experience: Won the ACC Championship in his first try in 2006, the first Tech freshman ever to do so, a runner-up finish as a sophomore and a tie for third as a senior ... Cumulative 30-under-par over 12 rounds (69.50 avg.), never shot a round over par.

NCAA Championship experience: Averaged 71.96 in 23 regional and championship rounds ... Best regional finish occurred the 2009 NCAA Central in Bowling Green, Ky. (T-3) ... Had two top-10 finishes in the NCAA Finals (T-8 in 2006 at Sunriver, Ore., T-9 in 2007 in Williamsburg, Va.).

Amateur: 2009: Named to the USA team for the Palmer Cup, where he went 3-0-1 ... Qualified for the U.S. Open by finishing third in sectional qualifier at Hawks Ridge in Ball Ground, Ga. (missed cut at Open after shooting 70-77) ... 2008: Fourth at the Sunnehanna Amateur (even-par 280) ... Tied for first (67-69) with Jamie Lovemark in stroke-play qualifying for the North & South Amateur; reached third round before falling to Kevin O'Connell in 20 holes ... 2007: Won sectional qualifier to make U.S. Amateur field, tied for 59th in stroke play before dropping first-round match ... Second at Pacific Coast Amateur by one shot, T-2 at the Monroe Invitational, T-11 at the Porter Cup, T-27 at the Sunnehanna Amateur ... 2005: Won two matches and finished ninth in the U.S. Junior Amateur after tying for ninth in stroke play (68-71 - 139) ... Finished third in the Southern California Amateur (70-66-71-74 - 281) ... Tied for 10th at the Memorial Amateur in Carmichael, Calif. (71-67-75--213) ... Earned an alternate's spot in a U.S. Amateur sectional qualifier.

High School: Lettered three years and served two years as a team captain at Mission Viejo High School, and lettered one year at Santa Margarita Catholic High School ... 2004 CIF sectional champion, and California state finalist in 2004 and 2005 ... Won the individual South Coast League championship in 2003, 2004 and 2005, and led his team to the 2004 South Coast League title ... Orange County Register and Los Angeles Times first-team all-county in 2003, 2004 and 2005, and earned county player of the year honors in 2005.

Junior Golf: Ranked as high as No. 12 in Golfweek magazine's boys ratings, No. 27 in the National Junior Golf Scoreboard ... 2004 honorable mention All-American by the American Junior Golf Association and the FCWT ... Finished third in the 2005 AJGA Justin Leonard team play championship ... Had seven top-10 finishes in AJGA events in 2003 and 2004 ... 2004 junior competitions included a tie for sixth at the Heather Farr Classic, a tie for seventh at the FootJoy Boys Invitational, a tie for 10th at the Lennar Junior at Mission Hills, a tie for 20th at the Rancho Santa Margarita Auto Dealers/Cox Communications Junior, a tie for 25th in the Polo Golf Championship (73-71) ... a 28th-place finish at the Western Junior Amateur, a tie for 37th at the Rolex Tournament of Champions ... In 2003, he tied for fourth at the IRI Golf Group Arizona National Junior, a tie for 22nd at the Lennar Junior at Mission Hills, and a tie 25th at the PING Phoenix Junior Championship.

Personal: Full name is Cameron Joseph Tringale ... Born August 24, 1987 in Mission Viejo ... Son of Joe Tringale and Robin Mullin ... Graduated with a bachelor's degree in Management.

Collegiate Tournament Results

2005-06
T28Ping/Golfweek Preview Invitational (+5)75-77-69 - 221
T4Jerry Pate National Collegiate (-6)73-67-67 - 207
T45Isleworth-UCF Invitational (+14)74-74-82 - 230
T40Carpet Capital Collegiate (+6)79-69-74 - 222
naHooters Collegiate Match Play Championship2-2
1UH-Hilo Intercollegiate (-11)65-67-70 - 202
T27Puerto Rico Classic (+2)70-70-78 - 218
T30Southern Highlands Collegiate (+14)78-72-80 - 230
T8Morris Williams Intercollegiate (-2)70-70-74 - 214
T21United States Collegiate Championship (+6)72-77-73 - 222
1Atlantic Coast Conference Championship (-10)69-65-72 - 206
T4NCAA Central Regional (+1)71-71-72 - 214
T8NCAA Championship (-3)73-70-68-74 - 285
2006-07
T19Carpet Capital Collegiate (-3)73-74-66 - 213
T13Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational (+9)74-76-69 - 219
T31PING/Golfweek Preview Invitational (+5)73-74-68 - 215
T25Isleworth/UCF Collegiate Invitational (+8)70-77-77 - 224
22Western Refining College All-America Classic (+1)77-67-70 - 214
T5UH-Hilo Intercollegiate (-9)64-64-73 - 201
T17Puerto Rico Classic (-1)71-70-74 - 215
T10Southern Highlands Collegiate (+3)73-70-76 - 219
-Georgia State (dual match)70
T8United States Collegiate Championship (+5)72-77-72 - 221
2Atlantic Coast Conference Championship (-7)72-68-69 - 209
T14NCAA East Regional (+1)67-70-80 - 217
T9NCAA Championship (-2)67-68-69-74 - 278
2007-08
T82Carpet Capital Collegiate (+20)77-84-75 - 236
T3Brickyard Collegiate (-10)70-68-68 - 206
T23Isleworth/UCF Collegiate Invitational (+2)74-72-72 - 218
naCallaway Golf Collegiate Match Play2-2
24Western Refining College All-America Classic (+3)74-73-69 - 216
4UH Hilo Invitational (-10)65-67-68 - 200
T17Puerto Rico Classic (+1)74-73-70 - 217
T7Southern Highlands Collegiate (E)71-69-76 - 216
5United States Collegiate Championship (-3)69-71-73 - 213
T27Administaff Augusta State Invitational (+1)71-74 - 145
T13Atlantic Coast Conference Championship (-4)71-72-69 - 212
T89NCAA Central Regional (+19)80-74-78 - 232
2008-09
T7Carpet Capital Collegiate (-1)79-77-72 - 215
T13PING/Golfweek Preview Invitational (+1)77-71-75 - 214
1Brickyard Collegiate (+1)69-74-72 - 211
T10Isleworth-UCF Collegiate Invitational (+2)76-73-78 - 218
T10UH Hilo Invitational (-2)74-73-67 - 214
T21Puerto Rico Classic (-1)70-75-70 - 215
1Southern Highlands Collegiate (-11)67-70-68 - 205
T41United States Collegiate Championship (+13)73-79-75 - 227
T3Atlantic Coast Conference Championship (-9)67-69-71 - 207
T3NCAA Central Regional (-2)69-74-71 - 214
T18NCAA Championship (+2)74-67-74 - 215

Career Statistics
YearTrnT10T20Rnds/CntStrkAvg.LoHiPar60s
2005-061266#37/33267172.196582159
2006-071359#38/34271571.4564802212
2007-081249#32/26231172.226584189
2008-09117933/33235571.3667791811
Total492233#140/1261005271.8064847341
#includes rounds played as an individual

Career low round: 64, UH-Hilo Intercollegiate (-7), 1st and 2nd rounds, 2007
Career low tournament score: 200, UH-Hilo Intercollegiate (-10), 2008
Career best finish: 1, UH-Hilo Intercollegiate, 2006; Atlantic Coast Conference Championship, 2006; Brickyard Collegiate, 2008; Southern Highlands Collegiate, 2009

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