Austin Banz
#0
Ht
5'
9"
Class
Senior
Hometown
Salt Lake City, 
Utah
Last School
West HS
Roster Years
2014-2015 | 2017-2021


Personal

  • Born in Provo, Utah
  • Parents are Russell and Tara Banz
  • Has one brother and two sisters
  • Majoring in Economics

Before BYU

  • Prepped at West High School in Salt Lake City, Utah - Named 2014 "Male Athlete of the Year"
  • Utah High School Individual 5A Medalist 2012, Utah State High School 5A Runner-up 2013
  • Three-time 1st Team All-State (UHSAA), eight-time All-Utah Jr. Team (UJGA), three-time Player of the Year (UJGA)
  • Region Medalist sophomore, junior and senior years and had state-wide 5A low scoring average for those seasons
  • Utah State Junior Amateur Match Play Champion, Utah State Junior Open Stroke Play Champion
  • Three-time Jr. America's Cup Team 2011-2013, Eddie Hogan Cup Team 2010
  • Qualified and competed in U.S. Jr. Amateur twice, Jr. World Championship six times and Big I Championship
  • Winner of numerous junior and men's amateur tournaments
  • Played golf, basketball and ran track. Took 8th in 2014 5A State Track Championships in 400m
  • Lowest score shot is 64
  • Lettered four years in golf and one year in track and field

Stats

2018-19 Sophomore

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
William H. Tucker Invitational 83 75 81 239 +23 T95/100
Nick Watney Invitational* 73 68 73 214 -2 T15/69
Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate 78 67 76 221 +11 T40/60
Pacific Invitational 70 69 75 214 +1 T34/90
Saint Mary's Invitational 69 69 78 216 +3 T30/104
John A. Burns Intercollegiate* 81 74 74 229 +13 T95/114
ASU Thunderbird Invitational* 76 73 77 226 +13 T67/80
Cougar Classic* 73 73 72 218 +2 T37/90

*Competed as an individual

2014-15 Freshman

Tournament Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Total Score To-Par Place
Husky Invitational 75 76 79 226 +14 T51/75
William H. Tucker Intercollegiate 79 79 81 239 +23 T85/92
Visit Stockton Pacific Invitational 71 73 72 216 +3 T23/64
PING Cougar Classic 67 74 71 212 -4 T3/60

BYU Career Stats

Season Events Rounds Strokes Average Low Rd. Top 20
2014-15 4 12 893 74.42 67 1
2018-19 8 24 1,777 74.04 67 1
Total 12 36 2,670 74.23 67 2

Mission

  • Goiânia , Brazil
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2014-2015

Fall

  • Shot his lowest total of 216 at the Visit Stockton Pacific Invitational

Spring

  • At the PING Cougar Classic, he shot his new career-low 67 in the first round
  • Tied for third place at the PING Cougar Classic, his lowest of his career
  • Scored his lowest total of 212 at the PING Cougar Classic
  • WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
Sophmore Year 2018-2019

Fall

  • At the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate, he tied his career-low (67) in the second round
  • Shot two season-low totals of 214 at the Nick Watney and Pacific Invitationals

Spring

  • Scored his lowest total of 218 at the Cougar Classic
Junior Year 2019-2020

Senior Year 2020-2021

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year



  • Austin Banz at 2021 Cougar Classic

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