Men's Golf

Jordan Carpenter
Jordan Carpenter

RS Senior

Bloomington, Ill.

High School:
Normal University H.S.


Did not compete.

2004-05: Played in the Northern Intercollegiate, carding a career-low score of 75 during the second round ... Earned second Varsity "I" award.

2003-04: Competed in the first tournament of his Illini career at the Bank of Tennessee /Ridges Intercollegiate ... Also competed at the Boilermaker Invitational ... Earned first Varsity "I" award.

2002-03: Sat out the year as a redshirt.

High School: Earned four varsity letters in golf at Normal U-High ... Two-time All-State selection, finishing fourth at the IHSA Class A state tournament as a junior and seventh as a senior ... Also led Normal U-High to back-to-back second place finishes as a team at state as a junior and senior ... Two-time All-Conference selection in the Cornbelt Conference ... Won the 2001 Illinois State Junior Amateur, winning the tournament by five strokes ... Runner-up in points for the 2001 IJGA Player of the Year ... Shot a tournament record 135 in winning the Decatur Junior Open.

Personal: Born March 8, 1984 ... Son of Kent and Kim Carpenter ... Majoring in agricultural finance ... Lists biggest thrill in sports as winning the Illinois State Junior Amateur ... Credits his father for most influencing his athletic career because, "He never missed any of my golf tournaments and was always there to help and support me."

Carpenter's Career Statistics

Year      Rounds    Shots     Avg.      Low 18     Low 54
2003-04     6        477      79.5        76        237
2004-05     3        242      80.67       75        242
Total       9        719      79.89       75        237