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Alexandra Swayne

Height:
5'6"
Class:
Sophomore
Hometown:
Maineville, Ohio & The US Virgin Islands
High School:
Kings High School
BIO

Overall:  Played in all 11 tournaments for the Clemson team as a freshman, she and Ana Paula Valdes were only Clemson players to do that in 2018-19…had one round in the 60s, three under-par rounds and four at par or better….had 66 birdies and an eagle…fifth on the team in scoring average….looks to improve on that stroke average of 76.12 as a sophomore….had a 67 at Sun Trust that was fourth best individual round on the team.

In 2018-19:  Showed what she was capable of with third round 67 at the Sun Trust Gator on March 10, 2019…she finished 35th with 218 score at that tournament, an opening round 79 kept her from a top 20 finish…got off to a good start with a 145 at the  Mason Rudolph thanks to rounds of 71-74…that 145 total gave her a top 25 finish in her opening tournament….had a middle round 70 on the way to a 219 score in her second career event at the Schooner Classic…had opening round even par 72 at Clemson Invitational…got significant experience playing in the ACC Tournament and the NCAA Regional…had 66 birdies and an eagle in her first year…had season high 12  birdies in her first career tournament and added 10 at the Sun Trust…her score counted in 19-31 team rounds…had solid 70.82 driving percentage.

Fall 2018:  Started all four tournaments and 11 rounds for the Tigers in the fall, helping Clemson to a #22 national ranking…had two under-par rounds and six rounds at 75 or better…finished with 25 birdies and an eagle….had best score of 70 in second round at Schooner Classic at University of Oklahoma…had an eagle at that tournament, one of just two eagles by Clemson players in the fall…had one-under-par 71 in her first college round at the Mason Rudolph…finished 25th overall for her top finish of the fall, second among Clemson golfers…had season best 12 birdies at Mason Rudolph, most among Clemson golfers…shot 75 or better in each of her first five rounds…score counted in five of her 11 rounds.

Before Clemson: Had five top five finishes in AJGA events, including medalist honors at Penn State with a 54-hole score of three-under-par…..finished third at Carribean Amateur in August 2018…finished third at the Dustin Johnson Junior Amateur in May 2018…had opening round 68 and led the tournament after the first day…also third at Memorial Junior and third at Justin Thomas Junior…fourth at Randy Wise Junior…21st at Rolex Junior Girls Championship…named All-City, and All-State when she  finished fourth at the state tournament….shot an eight-under 64 at the Optimist International qualifier at Yankee  Trace GC in Dayton Ohio…shot another eight-under 64 to win the ECC conference championship at Walden Ponds in Hamilton Ohio… as a senior played on ECC Conference championship team that qualified for the district tournament for the first time…first-team all-city, first-team all-state …finished 4th in the Division 1 state championship (high school)…played in high school as a freshman and senior…as a freshman had 39.37 average, second in the conference…first-team All-City and All-Conference as a freshman….played her high school golf for Brian Parkhurst.

Personal:  Born Alexandra Swayne on  April 27, 2000 in Cincinnati, Ohio…daughter of Chuck and Julianne Swayne….her father played tennis at University of Wisconsin and the University of Tennessee….he held a world ranking for over eight years and played professionally for five years.