Student-Athletes Join Estimated 25,000 Graduates, Families and Friends on the National Mall
Colonials Finish Final Round with Best Score of Three-Day Tournament
Colonials Climb Past Mount St. Mary's with Strong Closing Nine Holes on Friday
Colonials' Second Round Tee Time Set for 9:40 Friday Morning
Colonials Advance to NCAA Regionals for First Time Since 2006
2011-12: Shot an average of 78.0 in 32 rounds during final season with Colonials...Helped GW to its first-ever Atlantic 10 Championship with a career-best score of 4-over par 148...Named to Spring 2012 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
Junior, High School & Amateur Golf: Played one year at the University of Charleston in Charleston, WV, before transferring to GW...Named second team All-Conference while at Univ. of Charleston...Played his high school golf at La Plata H.S. under coach David Russell where he was named the SMAC Player of the Year...Shot a 73 to win the district title...Placed 11th at the Maryland State tournament his senior year with a 71-75...Also won the men's championship at his home course, Wicomico Shores in Mechanicsville, MD...Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born January 22, 1990 in La Plata, Maryland...Full name is Franklin Taylor Fuqua III...Son of Franklin and Donna Fuqua...Has a younger brother, Robert...Favorite course is Twisted Gun in Mingo County, WV...Shot his career-low competitive round of 69 in the WVIAC Central Regional at Canaan Golf Course in 2008...Carded his all-time low round of 64 on his home course, Wicomico Shores in Mechanicsville, MD...Aspires to play professionally and become a network administrator...Majoring in information systems.
|Year||Events||Rounds||Strokes||Stroke Avg.||Low Rd.||Low 36-Hole Score||Low 54-Hole Score||W-L Record||Top 10 Finishes|
|2008-09 (at U. of Charleston)||11||24||1878||78.3||69||142||238||n/a||4|
|TOTAL||25||56||4446||79.4||69||142||227||325-605 (at GW)||5|