Jesse Speirs is a talented player who appeared in four tournaments his first year in Fort Worth ... Figures to be a valuable performer for the Horned Frogs in the future ... Has enjoyed an impressive amateur career on the links.
2005-06 (Freshman Year)
Saw action for the Horned Frogs in four events as a true freshman, with two coming in the fall and two in the spring.
Posted a 76.83 stroke average over 12 rounds of play.
Fired a season-best round of 70 to close out the Ridges Intercollegiate, his first college tournament.
Placed in a tie for 35th at the Ridges with a 224 (+8), his best placement of the year.
Had his best spring finish at the Waikoloa Intercollegiate as he shared 67th place with a 223 (+10).
Played in the 2005 U.S. Amateur, and was TCU's top finisher, missing the match play cut by just two strokes.
Was ranked 64th nationally according to the Junior Golf Scoreboard when he signed with TCU in November of 2004.
Finished tied for 25th at the 2004 Rolex Tournament of Champions.
Became the first player in 50 years to win the Maine Junior Championship three consecutive years (2002-04).
Won the 2004 New England Junior Invitational and placed second at the Greater Bangor Open.
Tied for 22nd at the 2004 Rolex Tournament of Champions and tied for 15th at the Western Junior.
Named the 2002 New England Junior Boy Player of the Year and won the New England Junior Championship that same year.
Reached the round of 16 at the 2003 U.S. Junior Championship.
Earned a spot in the 2003 and 2004 Polo Junior Tournament.
Reached the match play portion of the USGA's Junior Amateur.
Played his prep golf at the Bob Jones Academy.
Full name is Jesse Speirs.
Is the son of Deborah and Donald Speirs.
Born November 28, 1986.
Is a pre-major.