Nick Seitz

Nick Seitz

YR. So.
HOMETOWN Xenia, Ohio

2014-15: An All-Horizon League selection ... saw action in 10 events as a sophomore for the Crusaders ... recorded a scoring average of 73.74 over 27 rounds, setting a new program single-season record ... ranked sixth in the league in the regular season in scoring average ... was named to the All-Tournament Team at the Horizon League Championship Apr. 24-26 following a third-place finish with a 54-hole score of 223 ... shot a team-best 12 rounds of par or better and recorded four top-five finishes on the year ... opened year with fifth-place finish at Whistling Straits Intercollegiate Sept. 1-2, closing 54-hole event with final two rounds of 70 and 72 ... set new Valpo program records the next weekend at the Golfweek Program Challenge in a fifth-place finish ... finished the tournament with a score of 10-under-par 206, setting new Crusader program standards for both 54-hole overall score and score in relation to par by five strokes ... went under par all three rounds (70-65-71), with his second-round 65 matching Jared Magoline's performance from the previous day for lowest round in Valpo history ... earned Horizon League Golfer of the Week honors ... tied for second place at the CSU Cougar Classic Sept. 22-23 to help Valpo to team title, posting 36-hole score of 145 (+1), tied for third-best in program history ... finished under par again with a 12th-place finish at the Bash at the Beach Collegiate Invite Mar. 9-10, posting a one-under-par total of 212 for 54 holes ... moved into fifth in program history for overall 54-hole score and a tie for ninth for score in relation to par with that performance ... opened Bash at the Beach with a round of 68, tied for sixth-lowest in Crusader history ... shot a pair of even-par rounds of 71 at the Wolfpack Spring Open Apr. 18-19, finishing in 11th position out of 77 golfers in a stellar field ... 36-hole score of 142 set a new Valpo record, while even par matched the best 36-hole score in relation to par ... named to the Horizon League Academic All-League team ... member of Horizon League Academic Honor Roll.

2013-14: Competed in six events during his freshman campaign at Valpo … posted an average of 76.89 in 18 rounds … earned a pair of top-ten finishes … shot a season-low round of 71 three times, including in middle round of first career tournament at Golfweek Program Challenge (222) … completed the John Piper Intercollegiate at even par and led the Crusaders, finished tied for fifth place (216) … 216 is tied for the tenth-best 54-hole tournament total in Valpo history, and even par is sixth-best in relation to par … finished in 7th place at the Beu/Mussatto Invitational (226). 

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Patriots ... 2012 Greater Catholic League Player of the Year ... low medalist at sectionals in 2012 ... Dayton Daily News Player of the Year ... was first alternate at 2013 U.S. Open local qualifier and eventually played in the sectional qualifier ... won Southern Ohio PGA Junior Tour event in June of 2011 ... also played basketball ... vice president of school's chapter of National Honor Society.

Personal: Nick is the son of Terry and Lisa Seitz ... majors are biology and chemistry (pre-med).