Roger Welch
    Roger Welch

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Benedict, Md.

    High School:
    St. Mary's Ryken

    Last College:
    College of Southern Maryland


    2005: Only Saluki to play in all 11 events... Registered a 75.33 stroke average over 27 rounds... Best finish was sixth at the John Dallio Memorial where he also carded a season-low 69 in the second round... Finished in the top 20 five times... Made it to the second round of match play at the U.S. Amateur Public Links where he defeated Danny Green of Jackson, Tenn., 2 and 1 in the first round.

    2004: Redshirt.

    2003: Carded 16 of 22 rounds in the 70s...saw action in eight tournaments...boasted a 77.0 stroke average...tied for fourth at the New Orleans Classic (Mar. 24-25), where he clubbed back-to-back 72s...his score of 72 marked a season-low...also finished 14th among individual placewinners at the Ohio Valley Intercollegiate (Oct. 11-12).

    College of Southern Maryland: Named first-team all-state, first-team All-American and NJCAA National Champion...also garnered MVP honors.

    As a Prep: First-team all-conference and all-county pick at St. Mary's Ryken High School...helped lead his team to wins in 64 straight matches between his sophomore and senior seasons...was the Nation's Capital Junior Golf Champion...took Southern Maryland Junior Amateur Champion honors...was also named Southern Maryland Junior Player of the Year.

    Personal: Full name is Roger Kennon Welch...majors in Physical Education...born Sept. 30, 1982...son of Dennis and Peggy Welch.

    Roger Welch's Career Stats

    Year

    Strokes

    Rounds

    Avg.

    Low

    Rds. in 70s

    Rds. in 60s

    2002-03

    1695

    22

    77.00

    72

    16

    0

    2004-05

    2034

    27

    75.33

    69

    25

    1

    Career Stats

    3729

    49

    76.10

    69

    41

    1

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