Campbell, Detry Tie for Second; Danielson Ties for Fifth; Pieters Ties for 10th
Three Illinois Players in Top 10 With 1 Round Left in Tournament
Freshman Danielson Fires Best Round to Par in NCAA Play in UI History
Rookies Band Together to Move Program Forward Despite Different Backgrounds
Pieters Named Player of the Year, Detry Freshman of the Year, Small Coach of the Year
2012-13: Represented his native Belgium at the World Amateur Team Championships along with Illini teammate Thomas Pieters ... Competed in three fall tournaments with the Illini ... Posted the third-best fall stroke average on the team at 73.11 ... Posted a 3-over-par 216, his best score of the fall, at the Wolf Run Invitational to tie for 10th with Illini teammates Charlie Danielson and Mason Jacobs, carding a season-best 70 (1-under) ... Tied for 12th at the D.A. Weibring Invitational with a 9-over-par 222 and tied for 16th at the Isleworth Collegiate Invitational with a 4-over-par 220.
Won the Dutch Open in 2009 ... Won the European Boys Team Championship in 2010 ... Won the Belgium National Championship in 2009 and again in 2010 ... Won the Belgium National Match Play in 2011 ... Holds the course record at Millennium Golf Course in Belgium.
Born on March 1, 1993 ... Son of Armand and Nathalie Detry ... Enjoys playing tennis and field hockey as well as keeping up with science and macro-economy.
Getting to Know Thomas Detry
Favorite athlete: Nicolas Colsaerts ... Favorite professional sports team: European Ryder Cup ... What attracted me to Illinois: academics and the golf coaches and team ... Nickname: T.D. ... Dream job: CEO of a large company ... How I started playing golf: My father ... Favorite course: Whispering Pines ... What I've learned from Coach Small: Give my best for everything ... If I could have a T-shirt with a message printed on it, it would say: For the win.
What's in the bag?
Putter: Edney #2
Ball: Titleist Pro V1x
|Detry's Career Statistics|
|Year||Rounds||Strokes||Stroke Average||Low Round||Low 54-Hole Score|
|2012-13||21||1,532||72.95||70 (-1)||213 (E)|
Updated April 2013