Charlotte Men's Golf BIO
Victor Wiggins
Player Profile:
Victor Wiggins 1882855
Height: 5'9"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Gastonia, N.C.
High School: Bridgeway Academy
Experience: 1 Letter

2015-16: Conference USA Second Team ... Played in all 11 tournaments and 33 rounds this season shooting a new personal best (and team best during the year) of 67 in the second round of the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate in October ... shot five rounds sub-70 in the fall with at-least one round under 70 in each tournament ... began season with opening 69 at Gopher Invitational posted the same second in the next week's second round of the Rees Jones Invitational ... carded a final round 68 at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate before shooting one-under after rounds of 69-67-79-215 in Tennessee ... added one more round of 69 in the first round of the Linger Longer Invitational in March ... recorded three tournaments at even par or better posting a stroke average of 73.70.

Wiggins' 2015-16 Season Statistics

2014-15: PING All-Region Team ... Conference USA Second Team ... C-USA Co-Golfer of the Week, 9/10/15 ... 2015 Team MVP ... Started Charlotte career off with a bang winning the season-opening Gopher Invitational in Minnesota after setting his new career-best round of 68 following that up with a 69 and 71 to top the 75-man field ... nearly pulled off a second individual win concluding tied for second at the rain-shortened Davidson Invitational (70-73-141) while adding two more top-five finishes at the Irish Creek Collegiate (68-69-74-211) before helping propel the Niners into the NCAA Championships with a T-4th finish at the 2015 NCAA Chapel Hill Regional with a pair of 68’s and a 74 in-between ... the regional finish of tied for fourth ties the school's all-time best finish in regional play ... the total of 210 also set a new career-best tournament ... carded an even par round of 72 in second round of NCAA Championship in Florida ... played in all 14 tournaments and 40 rounds in 2014-15... carded a team-best half-dozen rounds in the 60’s also leading the team with a 72.68 stroke average ... named to Conference USA’s Commissioner’s Honor Roll.

2014-15 Season Statistics

2013-14 at Auburn: Played as an individual in all three tournaments ... began collegiate career with a consistent outing of 223 (74-74-75) at the Carpet Capital Collegiate in September ... in February, carded a three-round tournament total of 220 (72-76-72) to finish tied for second at the USA Individual in Mobile, Alabama. His rookie campaign would come to a close with his best event of the year participating in Auburn’s Tiger Invitational. After opening with a round of 77, the freshman bounced back to post a personal-best round of 69 for the year. Wiggins added a 73 in the final round to finish tied for 17th with a 219. In nine rounds, Wiggins averaged 73.56 strokes per round.

Prep - 2013 US Amateur qualifying champion ... 2013 US Amateur participant ... Finished tied for fourth at the 2013 North Carolina Amateur ... PGA Junior ... Shot a course record 61 at the Clemson University Walker Course in 2011 ... 2010 and 2012 US Junior Amateur participant .. 2011 and 2012 PGA Junior Championship participant, finishing ninth in 2011 ... Five-time NJGT Player of the Year ... 2009 Optimist International Junior Championship runner-up ... Won the Donald Ross Junior Championship ... Three-time (2010-12) Press Thorton Future Masters Age Group Champion.

Personal - Parents are Allen and Jeanette Wiggins ... Has an older sister, Victoria and younger brother, Patrick ... plans to major in business... Birthday is January 14.

CAREER BESTS at CHARLOTTE:
Round:
67 in 2015 Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate
68 (5x) last in 2015 Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate
69 (5x) last in 2015 Linger Longer Invitational

Tournament (relative to par):
-6 in 2015 NCAA Chapel Hill Regional (210)
-5 in 2014 Gopher Invitational (208)
-2 in 2015 Irish Creek Collegiate (211)

Tournament (by score):
143 (2x) in 2015 Davidson Invitational and 2014 Rod Myers Invitational (both 36-hole events)
208 in 2014 Gopher Invitational
210 in 2015 NCAA Chapel Hill Regional

Top Finishes (by place):
Medalist (of 75) in 2014 Gopher Invitational
T-2nd (of 73) in 2015 Davidson Invitational (36 holes)
T-4th (of 75) at 2015 NCAA Chapel Hill Regional

AWARDS:
2015 NCAA Chapel Hill Region Team Champions
2015 Team MVP
Medalist of 2014 Gopher Invitational
2015 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
2015 C-USA Golfer of the Week: 9/10/15

Victor Wiggins Career Statistics at Charlotte

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