Freshman Nick Hardy earned Co-Medalist honors with a four-under-par finish.
Freshman Nick Hardy's Career Performance Leads Championships
No. 2 Illinois holds a four-stroke lead in the tournament
Illinois will look for it's sixth Big Ten Championship Title in Seven Years
The Illini have earned nine Golfer of the Week Honors this season
Photos from the final round of stroke play at the 2014 NCAA Men's Golf Championships.
Photos from round two of the 2014 NCAA Men's Golf Championships, which spanned two days - May 24 and 25.
Photos from Illinois' first and second rounds of the 2014 NCAA Men's Golf Championships.
Photos from the third round of the 2014 Big Ten Men's Golf Championships.
Rounds 1 and 2 of the 2014 Big Ten Men's Golf Championships
2014 PING Honorable Mention All-American
2014 Summer: Helped Europe win the 2014 Palmer Cup, going 3-1 in his four matches ... Went 2-0 in foursome/fourball play and 1-1 in singles action at the Palmer Cup ... Competed for Belgium at the European Amateur Team Championships, finishing tied for fourth at -8 during the individual portion, Belgium's best individual finish.
2013-14: Named to the European side for the 2014 Palmer Cup on April 17 ... Posted the third-best stroke average on the team at 71.62, with a low round of 65 (-5) and a low 54-hole score of 205 (-5) ... Had one win and five top-10 finishes on the season ... Recorded 15 rounds under par and six even-par rounds on the season ... Illinois counted 35 of his 37 rounds (94.59 percent) in 2013-14 ... Named Big Ten Golfer of the Week on April 9 after tying for fourth at the 3M Augusta Invitational with an 8-under-par 208 ... Named Co-Big Ten Golfer of the Week on March 12 after tying for second with teammate Charlie Danielson at Louisiana Classics with a 7-under-par 209 ... Tied for 11th at the Boilermaker Invitational with a 2-over 218 ... Fired a 3-under-par 213 to tie for 22nd at the USF Invitational to start the spring season ... Notched a 1-over 214 to tie for 27th at the Valspar Invitational ... Posted a fall stroke average of 70.92, third-best on the team, including a low round of 66 (-4) and a low 54-hole score of 205 (-5) ... Earned his first collegiate victory with a 4-under-par 209 at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate, including two rounds under par ... Placed fifth at The Macdonald Cup with a 204 (-6), including a career-best round of 66 (-4) in the final round ... Tied for sixth at the Olympia Fields Country Club/Fighting Illini Invitational with a 214 (+4) in Illinois' first tournament of the fall.
2012-13: Named Big Ten Freshman of the Year ... Second on the team with a 72.88 stroke average ... Posted a final-round 2-under-par 68 to finish tied for 38th in the stroke-play portion of the NCAA Championships ... His 54-hole score of 211 at the NCAA Championships was the third-best score posted by an Illini as a counting score this season ... Defeated Texas' Julio Vegas 1-up for Illinois' first point of a 3-2 win over the defending champion Longhorns in the NCAA quarterfinal match on May 31 ... After recording only one top-10 finish during the regular season, tied for eighth at Big Ten Championships and tied for second at the NCAA Fayetteville Regional ... Recorded a career-best 68 in the first round of the NCAA Fayetteville Regional, his first collegiate round under 70 ... Scored a 74 or better in 26 of his 34 (76.5 percent) rounds ... Finished in the top 20 in eight of the 11 tournaments he played, including a 16th-place finish at the Augusta State Invitational and tying for 17th at the Louisiana Classics ... Carded a season-best 213 at the Desert Shootout March 21-23 to tie for 12th ... Had five rounds under par and a team-best seven rounds at par on the season ... Represented his native Belgium at the World Amateur Team Championships in the fall 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 ... 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.
Getting to Know Thomas Detry
What's in the bag?
Updated January 21, 2015