Sterling Clark Athlete Profile

Sterling Clark

Sterling Clark
Height: 6-3 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 2008-2009 Hometown: Salt Lake City (East HS), UT

Personal

Born in Salt Lake City, UT ... parents are Cary Clark and Vicki Best ... recreation management/business major ... grandfather, Rand Clark, played basketball at BYU in the late 30's and grandmother, Marjorie Hart Clark, was the first cheerleader at BYU ... enjoys being with wife, Alicia, going fly fishing, and playing original Nintendo games ... recruited by Washington, Utah and UC-Irvine ... first year as a Cougar after transferring from the University of Washington.

Before BYU

Three-time region medalist at East High School in Salt Lake City, UT ... three-time First Team All-State recipient and one-time Second Team All-State ... placed high in every state tournament played in, helping East to a 4A state championship three of his four years ... FCWT Second Team recipient ... tied for third place at both the 2003 Utah Open and UGA Amateur ... tied for first in the 2003 Rose Park Open and the Public Links Qualifier ... qualified for the 2002-03 U.S. Jr. Amateur and participated in the 2004 FCWT National Championship and the 2008 USGA Public Links ... first place in the 2004 FCWT Colorado Shootout and second place in the 2003 US Open Qualifier.

Other College

University of Washington
2005-2006-Sophomore
Named a Pac-10 All-Academic honorable mention selection ... scoring average of 75.91 ... placed 17th at the Duck Invitational with a 2-over 218 ... shot a career-best 4-under 67 in the first round at the Ashworth Invitational.
2004-2005-Freshman
Played in five tournaments as a freshman ... placed 39th at the Washington National Winter Championships and the U.S. Intercollegiate ... was the Huskies' third-best golfer at the U.S. Intercollegiate ... top round of 71 at the Pac-10 championships ... finished the season with a 75.53 stroke average.

Stats

2008-2009-Junior
William H. Tucker Intercollegiate 78-72-81--231 +15 T62/90
Husky Invitational 77-72-75--224 +8 T23/66



2008-2009 | Junior Year

Scored round lows of 72 in the second rounds of the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate and the Husky Invitational ... came in 23rd place at the Husky Invitational out of 66 golfers.