Joe Parkinson Athlete Profile

Joe Parkinson

Height: 5-8 Weight: 150 Roster Years: 2012-2014 Hometown: Alpine, UT Mission: Tampa, FL Last School: Lone Peak High School

Personal

  • Born in Cherry Hill, N.J.
  • Parents are Dan and Cyndy Parkinson
  • Married to Alexis Parkinson
  • Father Dan golfed at BYU from 1972-73
  • Has five sisters and one brother
  • Sister Holly played tennis at BYU, sister Kelly competed in gymnastics at BYU, sister Stacey played golf at UVU
  • Enjoys skiing, hiking and motorcycling
  • Majoring in Exercise and Wellness

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Lone Peak High School
  • Placed first at the 2010 Utah State Amateur
  • Competed at the 2010 Junior PGA Championship, finishing ninth

Stats

2014-15 - Junior

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
William H. Tucker Intercollegiate 75 70 75 220 +4 T14
Alister MacKenzie Invitational 70 69 81 220 +7 T44
Visit Stockton Pacific Invitational 70 73 70 213 E T14

2013-14 - Sophomore 

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
Kikkor Husky Invitational 73 67 71 211 -5 T2/75
William H. Tucker Intercollegiate 71 77 69 217 +1 T4/103
MacKenzie Invitational 71 67 70 208 -8 T7/78
Pacific Invitational 65 65 70 200 -13 1/59
Arizona Collegiate 72 72 79 223 +10 T33/83
John H. Burns Intercollegiate 71 69 (canceled) 140 -4 T4/90
Jones Invitational 78 75 71 224 +8 T13/66
Fresno Lexus Classic 75 73 72 220 +7 T9/91
Desert Shootout 72 69 70 211 -5 T19/90
Wyoming Cowboy Classic 69 68 71 208 -2 T10/113
WCC Championships 70 78 72 220 +4 T13/45
NCAA Auburn Regional 75 77 73 218 +2 T28/75

2012-13-Freshman

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
John Burns Intercollegiate 76 71 77 224 +8 T20/85
North Ranch Intercollegiate 71 75 77 223 +10 T15/69
Fresno State Lexus Classic 76 74 71 221 +5 T52/104
Triumph at Pauma Valley 72 75 71 218 +5 T5/52
2013 Desert Shootout 68 76 75 219 +6 T45/96
WCC Championships 70 73 73 216 E T4/40
PING Cougar Classic 70 65 68 203 -13 T2/51
NCAA Pullman Regional 71 79 74 224 +8 T62/75

BYU Career Stats 

Season Events Rounds Strokes Average Low Rd. Top 20
2012-13 8 24 1,748 72.83 65 5
2013-14 12 36 2,505 69.58 65 10
2014-15 3 9 653 72.56 69 2
Total 23 69 4,906 71.1 65 17


2012-2013 | Freshman Year

Spring:

  • Made his collegiate debut at the John Burns Intercollegiate
  • Shot an eight-over 224 at the John Burns Intercollegiate to finish tied for 20th
  • Shot a 10-over 223 at the North Ranch Intercollegiate to finish tied for 15th
  • Placed in the top-20 in his first two collegiate tournaments
  • Shot a 218 (+5) at the Triumph at Pauma Valley
  • Finished tied for fifth at the Triumph at Pauma Valley
  • Shot a 68 during the first round of the 2013 Desert Shootout
  • Finished tied for fourth place at the WCC Championships carding an even par 216
  • Shot a career best 203 (-13) at the PING Cougar Classic to finish tied for second
  • Shot a career best 65 during round two of the PING Cougar Classic
  • Finished five tournaments in the top 20
  • 72.83 stroke average

2013-2014 | Sophomore Year

Fall (2014-15)

  • Finished in a tie for 14th in both the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate and the Visit Stockton Pacific Invitational
  • Shot 69 in the second round of the Alister MacKenzie Invitational
  • Shot season-low total 214 at the Pacific Invitational

 

Fall: (2013-14)

  • Placed 1st at the Pacific Invitational, carding a 200 (-13) to tie his career best
  • Shot a 65 during the first and second round of the Pacific Invitational, tied for career best
  • Tied for second at the Husky Invitational, carding a 211 (-5)
  • Finished tied for 4th at William H. Tucker Intercollegiate, carding a 217
  • Shot a 208 (-8) to tie in 7th place at the MacKenzie Invitational 
  • Finished all four tournaments tied for 7th or better
  • Names West Coast Conference Men's Golf Player of the Month for September and October
  • 69.67 stroke average

Spring:

  • Tied 4th at the John H. Burns Intercollegiate 
  • Finished in Top 20 in 10 tournaments
  • Named to the All-WCC Men's Golf Team
  • Won 2014 Salt Lake City Amateur