Brian Carlson
Brian  Carlson


Madison, Conn.

High School:
Daniel Hand


Boilermakers Finish Strong to Place Fifth at Puerto Rico Classic

Purdue records just third top-five finish in 17-year history of elite event.


Boilermakers Surge to Fifth After 36 Holes at the Puerto Rico Classic

Carlson, Eoff each shoot 3-under par 69s in second round.


Boilermakers In Tenth Place After Day One of Puerto Rico Classic

Macdonald leads way for Purdue with even-par 72, good for 18th place.


Challenging Field Awaits Boilermakers at the Puerto Rico Classic

Three of the nation's top-10 teams are in the field.


Boilermakers Finish Sixth at Big Ten Match Play Championship

Purdue loses fifth-place match to Northwestern on first tiebreaker.

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. 40-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.

• Plans on 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.