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2004-2005 Men's Golf Roster


Josh Nelms

Class: Jr.
Height: 6-2
Weight: 188 pounds
Previous School: The Baylor School
Hometown: Chattanooga, TN

2004 Spring: Earned first team All-Sun Belt honors ... Finished as the team's top golfer with a 75.4 average in the seven tournaments he played ... Fired a career low round of 68 at the LSU Invitational ... Was the team's top finisher at the UCF/Rio Pinar (T19) and the Dick Wittcoff/USF Invitation (T8).

2003 Fall: The team's top golfer in the fall with a 72.1 stroke average ... Career-best finish was a tie for third at the ULM/Fred Marx Intercollegiate ...Finished in the top seven the final three tournaments ... Stroke average ranked sixth-best in the SBC.

2003 Spring: Played in all seven tournaments and finished with a 77.9 stroke average ... Finished tied for 13th at the Silver Shores Invitational, which was his career-best effort ... Fired a career-low round of 70 in the third round of the LSU Spring Invitational ... Was the Blue Raiders' top finisher at the Sun Belt Championship with a three-day score of 228 to tie for 28th.

2002 Fall: Played in two tournaments and had a combined stroke average of 76.7 ... His top round was a 74 at the Raising Cane Classic.

High School: Attended Baylor School in Chattanooga ... Was all-state in golf in 2000 and 2001 ... Received all-region honors in golf from 1999 to 2001, as well as in basketball (2002).

Personal: Josh is majoring in mathematics... born May 6, 1984 ... the son of Bill and Janice Nelms.

CAREER STATS
Year T'ment Rds. Strokes Avg. Top 10
Spr. 04 7 20 1508 75.4 1
Fall 03 5 15 1082 72.1 3
Spr 03 7 21 1636 77.9 0
Fall 02 2 6 460 76.7 0
Total 21 62 4686 75.6 4