Brian Carlson
Brian  Carlson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Madison, Conn.

High School:
Daniel Hand

09/02/2015

Three Named to B1G Golfers to Watch List

Barco, Eoff, Macdonald all named to preseason list

05/16/2015

Boilermakers Lose in Playoff to Fall Short of NCAA National Championships

Eoff, Barco record top-15 finishes.

05/15/2015

Boilermakers Just Four Shots Off NCAA Championships Cutline After Two Rounds

Purdue in ninth place, but just four shots out of fifth place.

05/14/2015

Eoff Leads, Boilermakers in T-5th After First Round of NCAA Regionals

Boilers record lowest team score during NCAA competition in school history.

05/12/2015

Boilermakers Head to Texas For NCAA Golf Regionals

Purdue aims for second straight appearance in NCAA Championships.

04/26/2015

MGOLF | Big Ten Championships

Action from the final round of the Big Ten Championships (April 26, 2015).

04/19/2015

Boilermaker Invitational (April 18-19, 2015)

Purdue hosted the Boilermaker Invitational at the Kampen Course on April 18-19, 2015.

2014-15
• In July, finished third in the New England Amateur Championship, just two shots off the pace. Fired a second-round 65 during the event.
• Carlson had a strong freshman season, joining the counting team in the third event of the season and never relinquishing a spot.
• Recorded a 74.87 average in 31 competitive rounds.
• Was second on the team in par-5 scoring (-18) and fourth in birdies (76).
• Finished ninth at the Desert Mountain Intercollegiate at 1-over par 217 (78-73-66). His final round 66 was the fourth-best round by a freshman in school history.
• Recorded three rounds in the 60s, the second-best mark on the team and seven of his rounds were at or under par.
• Finished tied for 46th at the NCAA Lubbock Regional, but his final round score of 1-under par (70) put Purdue in a strong position to advance.
• Finished tied for 27th at the loaded Puerto Rico Classic, which included a second-round 69 (-3).
• His third-round scoring average was 73.30, a full 2.50 strokes better than his first-round average (75.80) and 2.60 strokes better than his second-round average (75.90).

HIGH SCHOOL
• Carlson lettered four times in golf, winning medalist honors at the SCC Championship twice.
• Helped his team to the D2 State Championship in 2013 while receiving the New Haven Register's MVP honor.
• Was ranked as high as the No. 21-ranked junior golfer in the U.S. by Golfweek and won a pair of Challenge Cup titles as a senior.
• Won the New England Junior Championship in 2012 and 2013 and finished T-6th in the New England Amateur Championship.
• Won the 2012 Killington Junior Golf Championship and finished second in the 2013 running of the event.
• Finished top 15 at the Rolex Tournament of Champions, one of the AJGA's premier events.
• Placed in the top five at the Coca-Cola Junior Championship at Sugarloaf.

PERSONAL
• Attending the Krannert School of Management.
• Born April 20, 1996.
• Son of William and Carol Carlson.
• Has a twin sister, Sarah.
• Was also a competitive skier on the Mount Snow Freestyle Team and was a ski instructor the past two years.

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