MU Golf (M) BIO
 Ian Thimble

2012-13 (Senior): One of two Hawks to compete in all 13 events on the year… Name All-Northeast Conference First Team… Captured NEC Golfer of the Month of September and NEC Golfer of the Week (3/27)… Finished with a team-best 75.3 stroke average over 23 rounds of action… Opened up his senior campaign with a fourth place finish at the Rutgers Invitational (9/14-9/15), shooting a three-round total of 216 (72-65-79), including a career-best second round 65… Registered back-to-back rounds of 72 to finish the Rehoboth Beach Fall Invite (9/24) two-over par and second overall… Shot two-over-par 73 at the MU Quad Match (10/18) to earn second… Ended the fall slate with a 151 (73-78) at Seton Hall’s Barnabas Health Intercollegiate (10/21-10/22)… Opened spring campaign with medalist honors at the Brevard Invitational (3/21), shooting an even par 71… Landed in fourth place after firing a round of 74 at the LaSalle Invitational (3/24)… Carded an 18-hole total of 77 to earn first overall at the Siena Dual Match (3/28)… Earned another first place finish at the MU Quad Match (4/18), posting a one-over-par 72… Notched a plus-one 73 at the Metro Honda Saint Peter’s Invitational (4/23) to finish in sixth… Shot a 54-hole total of 234 (78-72-84) at the 2013 Northeast Conference Championships.

2011-2012 (Junior): 
Finished first on the squad with a 75.1 stroke average in 22 rounds of 12 total events... Named to the All-Northeast Conference First Team... Fired a three-under par 68 to earn the individual crown at the Monmouth Quad Match (9/22)... Carded a two-round total of 149 (77-72) at the Rehoboth Beach Fall Invitational (9/26)... Claimed a share of fourth overall at the ECAC Division I Championships with a three-over par 147 (9/30-10/1)... Took first for the second time in the fall at the Fairleigh Dickinson Invitational, registering a 149 (76-73) [10/24-25]... Opened up the spring with a ninth place result, shooting a two-day total of 160 at the La Salle Invitational (3/25-26)... Notched rounds of 79 and 74 to finish tied for 12th at the Lafayette Invitational (4/15-16)... Shot an even par at the SPC Peacock Invitational, good for fourth (4/23)... Carded a 77 at the spring MU Quad Match to earn his second-straight top-5 finish (4/26)... Finished the 2012 Northeast Conference Championships in second place after a shooting 73-77-70 for a total of 220, nearly qualifying for the NCAA Regionals (5/4-6).

2010-11 (Sophomore): Finished second on the squad in stroke average with a 75.9, in 19 rounds of action... Competed in just one event in the fall, before suffering a broken finger... Recorded rounds of 78-81-77 at the Rutgers Invitational (9/10-11)... In first action of the spring, claimed medalist honors at the Spring Break Collegiate Invitational (3/11-12), with rounds of 76 and 69, tying a career-best... Opened the George Washington Invitational (3/18-19) with a 69, en route to an eighth place finish... Claimed fourth place as an individual at the Mount St. Mary's Spring Invitational (4/18-19) with rounds of 76-70-71... Finished as the runner-up at the 2011 Peacock Invitational (4/26) with a 75... Finished in a tie for 24th at the NEC Championships behind rounds of 75-79-79. 

2009-10 (Freshman):
Competed in 21 rounds as a freshman, posting a 77.7 stroke average - the second-best average on the team... In first collegiate tournament, carded a one over-par 143, behind a second-round 69, to claim second place at the Rehoboth Beach Fall Invitational (9/28)... Named NEC Golfer of the Week (9/30) after his performance at Rehoboth Beach Invite... Claimed 12th place at the ECAC Division I Championships (10/9-10) with a 157... Finished in 29th place at the George Washington Invitational (3/19-20) with rounds of 72-78-74... Tied for 27th place (156) at the UPenn Invitational (4/5)... Fired a 73 to finish third at the 2010 Peacock Invitational (4/20)... Carded second and third round scores of 76, 74 to finish in 15th position at the 2010 Northeast Conference Championships. 

High School:  Four-year golf letterwinner at Boston College High School in Hyde Park, Mass. under coach Ron Brown... Finished second on his high school team, finishing in an 11th place tie at the MIAA Division 1 State Championships junior year... Shot rounds of 66-73 en route to a third place finish at the U.S. Junior Amateur Qualifier in 2008 as well as qualifying for the Optimist International Tournament on the PGA National Course... Fired a low-round of 72 (seventh-place tie) at the AJGA Rhode Island Classic Qualifier... Finished an impressive national run with a 78th place tie at the Dural Publix Junior Classic during the 2007 summer season.

Personal: Son of Richard and Nancy Thimble... Major is undecided.

Ian Thimble's Career Numbers at Monmouth:







Stroke Avg.















2011-12 22 1,652 6 7 9 75.1















Thimble's Career:
Total Tournaments:
Low Round / Event: 65 / Rutgers Invitational (Second Round) [9/14/12]

NEC Championship Finishes:
 t-15th / 229
2011: t-24th / 233
2012: 2nd / 220
2013: t-25 / 234

* All statistics are through 2013 Northeast Conference Championships [5/4-5/2013]

Height: 5'10"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Hyde Park, Mass.
High School: Boston College H.S.