Fairfield Men's Golf BIO
Eric Austin
Player Profile:
Eric Austin 1885283
Position: Golfer
Height: 5'9"
Weight: 195
Year: Junior
Hometown: Northford, Conn.
High School: Notre Dame-West Haven
Major: Finance

2015-16: All-MAAC…All-ECAC…MAAC All-Academic...MAAC Academic Honor Roll...Played in 25 rounds over 12 tournaments…Averaged a 75.68 (+4.12), carding 21 rounds in the 70s and shooting par or better on four occasions…Logged four top-10 finishes…Placed second at the ECAC Championship, finishing with a two-day 143 (70-73) to help guide the Stags to the title…Finished fifth of 83 golfers at the Towson Spring Invitational with a 148 (75-73)…Placed third at the MAAC Championship with a three-da y score of 219 (72-74-73).

2014-15: A Dean's List student in both the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 semesters...Played all 12 tournaments, scoring in 25-of-26 rounds of the season…Shot a career-low 69 as a part of a 219 (76-75-69) at the Rutgers Invitational…Placed ninth with a 149 (74-75) at the ECAC Championship…Carded a 144 (71-73) at the MacDonald Cup…Placed fourth with a 149 (76-73) as the Stags won the NEIGA Championship…Registered back-to-back 77s at the Lonnie Barton Invitational…Shot a 75 to finish eighth at the Monmouth Invitational…Shot a 227 (72-78-77) at the MAAC Championship.

High School: Earned four varsity letters at Notre Dame-West Haven, where he was an All-State selection as a junior and senior. Austin helped the Green Knigts to a D2 State Championship as a senior captain and the NDWH Golfer of the Year. Austin was also a three-time New Haven Register All-Area selection and a two-time All-SCC honoree. He also earned four varsity letters in hockey. In the classroom, he was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Son of Bill and Karen Austin and has one sister, Kristen...A Finance major with an Economics minor.

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