Alex Gaugert  
Alex Gaugert

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Lake Geneva, Wis.

High School:
Lake Geneva


2013-14 • SENIOR SEASON:
Held a career-low stroke average of 73.97 in 12 tournaments • turned in four top-10 and six top-20 finishes • played 10 under-par rounds.Fall 2013:Played in six tournaments and turned in two top-10 finishes • led the team with a ninth-place finish at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational, where he turned in a career-low score of 209 (-7) • shot a career-low 67 (-5) in the second round of the Alister MacKenzie • tied a career-best finish by placing fourth at the Barnabas Health Intercollegiate, where he went 1-under-par (143) in two rounds • fall stroke average was 74.47. Spring 2014: Competed in six spring tournaments • finished spring season with a 74.47 stroke average • tied for 20th at the Big Ten Championships (+15), with all four rounds counting toward the team score • tied for 39th at the NCAA Raleigh Regional, with two rounds counting • recorded spring season low of 69 in three consecutive rounds at the Del Walker Classic, where he tied for fifth with a career-low 207 (-3) • had two top-10 finishes and four top-20 finishes in spring season • tied for sixth at the Rutherford Intercollegiate (+2) and 20th at the Hawkeye Invitational (+6) • Academic All-Big Ten.

2012-13 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Appeared in 10 tournaments on the season • team counted 23 of 29 rounds (.793) • finished the season with a stroke average of 76.10, his lowest as a Gopher • fired a career and season-low round of 68 at the Hawkeye Invitational • also established a career-low 54-hole total of 214 at the Hakweye Invitational • finished in fourth place at the Hawkeye Invitational, the best finish of his collegiate career • letterwinner.

2011-12 •
SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Made a pair of appearances on the season played in the Gopher Invitational as an individual • was in the Gopher lineup during the Hawkeye Invitational in the spring, finishing in a tie for 45th with a 54-hole card of 227 (73-74-80).

2010-11 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Appeared in three events in his first collegiate campaign • finished with a season stroke average of 79.22 • carded three consecutive rounds of 73 en route to a 54-hole total of 219, all career lows, at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational. • Lone tournament of the fall was the Hawkeye Classic. Shot a 227 (+11)

HIGH SCHOOL:
Four year letterwinner for Badger HS golf team • All-State selection during junior season • three-time conference champion • three-time all conference, all-area, all-county, and all-city selection • voted three-time team MVP and "hardest worker" junior season • coached by Dave Deshamb • also earned two letteres in swimming.

PERSONAL:

Son of Jim and Jeri Gaugert • Brother Austin plays golf at Valporasio and dad Jim played for Wisconsin.

CAREER BESTS:

Round: 67 Alister MacKenzie Invitational 10/14/13
Finish: 4th twice, last at Barnabas Health Intercollegiate 10/20-21/13
Score: 207 Del Walker Classic 3/3-4/14
Tourn. Score to Par: -7 Alister MacKenzie Invitational 10/14-15/13


CAREER STATS:

Year Tournaments Rounds Strokes Average - Par Top 10 Finishes Low Round
2010-11 3 9 713 79.22 --- --- 73
2011-12 2 6 495 82.5 --- --- 73
2012-13 10 29 2207 76.10 3 1 68
2013-14 12 36 2663 73.97 10 4 67
Total 27 80 6078 75.98 13 5 67

Member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee:

Are you a SAAC representative? If so, for how many years?

This is my second year

What is your favorite part about SAAC?

Getting the information, most of which I do not know. I like to be in the loop on things.

How many Maroon Madness events have you attended this year?

one

Are you involved in any clubs/committees outside of athletics?

Chess Club, 3 v 3 basketball, FCA