Billy Harvey Athlete Profile

Billy Harvey

Billy Harvey
Height: 6-0 Weight: 175 Roster Years: 1997-2001 Hometown: Las Vegas, NV Last School: Bonanza High School



All-America

  • 1999 NGCA Honorable Mention

Personal

The son of William and Jane Harvey...Father, William, played golf at BYU...recreation management major...Best competitive round of 62 at Las Vegas CC (tied for the course record with Jim Gallagher).

Before BYU

Named a 1996 Rolex Honorable Mention All-American by the American Junior Golf Association



1997-1998 | Freshman Year

Played in 13 of 14 Cougar tournaments finishing in the top-20 five times and once in the top-10 ? Finished second (212 total) at the Utah Shootout ? Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete

1998-1999 | Sophomore Year

Played in all 14 BYU events ? Placed fourth at the NCAA West Regionals and shot a 75-74-72-79-300 to place 23rd at the NCAA Championships ? Had the second lowest stroke average on the team ? Named WAC men's golfer of the month in October ? Placed second at the Fresno Lexus Classic and the Cougar Classic ? Had seven top 20 finishes ? Named All-Conference and ranked 42nd ? Named as an Honorable Mention All-American Summer 1998: ? Placed first at the U.S. Qualifying Amateur in Las Vegas, Nevada ? Finished first at the Publinx Qualifying in Las Vegas, Nevada ? Finished second at the Pacific Coast Amateur in Eugene, Oregon ? Qualified for the U.S. Amateur at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y. ? Placed in the top-10 at the Southwestern Amateur at Star Pass in Tucson, Arizona

1999-2000 | Junior Year

Competed in all 14 BYU events ? Placed second at the John H. Burns Invitational (68-67-70--205) where he shot a season low round of 68 ? Made the lone birdie--an 18-footer--in the team playoff between BYU and UNLV for the Morris Williams Intercollegiate Championship ? Placed fifth at the Tucker Invitational ? Invited to participate in the Savane All-American Classic where he placed 20th overall ? Recorded eight top 20 finishes Summer 1999: ? U.S Amateur qualifier ? 1999 Utah State Amateur champion ? 1999 Nevada State Amateur runner-up

2000-2001 | Senior Year

Won the William H. Tucker Collegiate tournament (67-70-70) ? Placed second at the Nike Northwest Collegiate tournament (65-70-69) ? Named the Golf World Men's Golfer of the Week in September ? Named National Rolex College Golfer of the month for September Summer 2000: ? Won the 2000 Nevada State Amateur Championship (65-69-72) ? Runner-up at the 2000 Utah State Amateur ? Finished as low qualifier at the Publinx Qualifying ? Won the 2000 Pacific Coast Amateur at the Olympic Club ? Placed fourth at the 2000 Porter Cup Amateur ? Placed ninth at the 2000 Sunnehanna Amateur ? Ranked 12th Golfweek Amateur Rankings