SMU Places Sixth, Misses Berth To NCAAs By Three Strokes
Schovee defeated in playoff for individual spot in the finals
Schovee was 2-under par on the day and holds a two shot lead
Senior Schovee paced the field with a 5-under, 67
Mustangs head to Greensboro, N.C.
2011-12 (Sr.): Selected to Conference USA Second Team...Won the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate after carding a 7-over, 220...Tied for second at the Conference USA Championship with a season-low 7-under, 209...Posted a season-low round of 68 on the first day of the C-USA Championship...Finished fifth at the David Toms Intercollegiate with a 1-under, 215...Posted top-20 results at The Firestone Invitational (T-12th), The Farms Invitational (T-14th), NCAA East Regional (T-16th), Louisiana Classics (T-17th), Gopher Invitational (T-18th) and Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (T-18th)...Named C-USA Golfer of the Week (April 18-24).
2010-11 (Jr.): Posted three top-25 finishes; the John Burns Intercollegiate (T-22nd), the Wyoming Desert Classic (T-21st) and the Conference USA Championship (T-23rd)... Shot a season-low round of 67 at the C-USA Championship.
2009-10 (So.): Qualified for the U.S. Amateur at Southern Hills Country Club and Cedar Ridge Country Club... Had two top-20 finishes on the season, tying for 11th at the UTPA Classic and tying for 18th at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate by Gatorade... Posted a season-low round of 70 at the USD Callaway Invitational... Member of the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2008-09 (Fr.): Played 26 rounds over nine tournaments, posting a 75.50 scoring average... Had a low round of 71 at Jerry Pate... Best finish was a tie for 29th at the Morris Williams Invitational... Qualified for the 2009 U.S. Amateur at Southern Hills Country Club and Cedar Ridge Country Club in Tulsa.
Prep: Earned All-State honors as a junior and senior... A five-year letterwinner... Team won conference championships all five seasons and three sectional crowns... Qualified for the U.S. Junior Amateur in 2006... Placed 11th in AJGA Randall Parker Shootout in 2004... Won the Westchester Amateur Match Play Tournament... Won Carter Cup at Baltusrol in 2007, shooting 72-68; Personal: Son of Judy and Ian Buckley... Is an only child... Plans a business major.