Graduates receive student-athlete stoles at Friday’s GTAA graduation brunch
Meet Georgia Tech's junior golfer from Leesburg, Ga.
8th-ranked Yellow Jackets capture third win of the year, Petefish earns first collegiate victory
Yellow Jackets No. 3 in Golfstat, No. 4 in coaches poll and No. 5 in Golfweek/Sagarin ratings
10th edition of premier event includes seven top-10 teams, five others ranked in top 25
Georgia Tech golf in the final round of the Maui Jim Intercollegiate, Maribel Golf Club, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Less than a month before the Tour Championship, East Lake Golf Club hosts Georgia Tech team qualifying.
Scenes with the Yellow Jackets from the final round of the Clemson Invitational in Salem, S.C.
Georgia Tech golf team competing in the second round of the Clemson Invitational on April 2, 2016
Scenes from the opening round of the 2016 Clemson Invitational in Salem, S.C.
Career Notes: The No. 1-ranked player in the state of Georgia, No. 22 in the class of 2015 and No. 35 overall according to the Junior Golf Scoreboard ... Younger brother of teammate Jacob, who is a year ahead of him on the current Tech team ... Played in nine events in his Tech career with a 74.33 stroke average in 27 rounds.
2017-18: Tournament Results
Played in two events, one each in the fall and spring ... Tied for sevneth at the Golf Club of Georgia Collegiate with a 6-under-par score of 210, including a closing 66 ... Tied for 53rd at the General Hackler Championship in the spring.
2016-17: Tournament Results
Played in four events, two of those as an individual, posting a 74.33 stroke average in 12 rounds ... high finish was a tie for 25th at the Carpet Capital Collegiate after closing with a career-low round of 64 ... Went 1-2 at the Cypress Point Classic match play event in the fall.
2015-16: Tournament Results
Played in three events for Tech, two of them as an individual, and has a 65.56 stroke average over nine rounds ... Best finish was a tie for 23rd competing individually at the Clemson Invitational ... Finished T-62 at the Carpet Capital Collegiate to begin the fall. ... Competed as an individual and placed T41st at the United States Collegiate Championship (222, +6).
2015 Summer Highlights: Tied for 8th at the Southeastern Amateur in Columbus, Ga. (-7).
Junior Golf: Earned three top-5, four top-10 and nine top-20 finishes this year against a schedule ranked 42nd toughest nationally according to the Golfweek/Sagarin junior golf rankings ... Four top-10 finishes in seven national junior events in 2014, and has won four state or regional junior events in the last five years.
High School: Home schooled, made As in all his classes.
Personal: Full name is Tyler Pace Joiner ... Born June 11, 1997 in Jacksonville, N.C. ... Son of Michael and Christie Joiner ... Older brother Jacob is on the Tech golf team ... Enjoys music and reading ... Graduated in May, 2018, with a bachelor's degree in environmental engineering.