2019-20 MVC Scholar-Athlete Honorable Mention
2019-20: Finished third on the team with a season scoring average of 74.92 in 12 rounds spanning four tournaments… Enters his junior season with the best career scoring average in modern program history (minimum 20 rounds and two seasons) at 74.20… Had his best round of the season on Sept. 16 in Round 2 of the Crusader Collegiate, carding a 69 (-3), one of four rounds of par or better that he put together in 2019-20… Completed the Crusader Collegiate with a 211 (-5), part of a three-way tie for runner-up honors. That mark tied for the fifth-best 54-hole tournament score in program history in overall score and fourth-best in relation to par… Finished second on the team and t-17th/99 overall at the Invitation at Savannah Harbor, contributing to Valpo’s team championship with a 220 (+4, 75-73-72).
2018-19: Led the team with a 73.94 scoring average over 33 rounds as a freshman as he burst on to the scene with the fourth-best single-season scoring in program history… Was named the MVC Golfer of the Week following his first collegiate tournament on Sept. 3-4 when he led his team with a 54-hole score of 223 (+7) at the Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate. He notched his first collegiate eagle in the first round of his Valpo career… Enjoyed his best round of the season on Sept. 9, carding a 69 (-3) in the opening round of the Golfweek Program Challenge… Enjoyed his first career Top 10 finish at The Invitational at Savannah Harbor (Feb. 16-17) with a 217 (+1), tying for ninth in a 95-player field. That showing allowed him to start the spring season the same way he began the fall – with an MVC Golfer of the Week Award… Enjoyed another Top 10 finish at the Butler Spring Invitational, carding a 36-hole score of 142 (+2) to place eighth of 57. That performance ranked tied for third in program history for 36-hole tournament overall score and tied for seventh all-time in 36-hole tournament score in relation to par… Finished the year by placing 20th with a 54-hole score of 228 at the MVC Championship April 22-23.
Prep: Won two Ohio individual state championships – as a freshman and as a senior… Broke a scoring record with a 66, 71 – seven under par – his senior year… Won the 2017 Hudson Junior Invitational by going four under par, winning an event previously won by Phil Mickelson, Ricky Fowler, Jim Furyk and John Daily… Won the 2017 Otter Creek AJGA, going 10 under par to win an event previously won by Phil Mickelson, David Duval and 2017 NCAA D1 individual golf champion Braden Thornberry… Has racked up six HJGT tournament wins, five Golfweek wins and nearly 100 total wins in his career… Shot a 64 twice in tournaments in 2017… Qualified for the 2016 U.S. Junior Amateur – shot five under to qualify (71, 68)… Finished 2017 ranked 120 in junior rankings and started amateur career with a third-place finish at the 2018 Ohio Amateur… Owns the Ohio State Championship scoring record at seven under par… Four-year letter winner… Member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Majoring in exercise science… Son of Tim and Graz Toman… Born on April 19, 2000.