2017-18 • SENIOR SEASON:
Finished in a tie for 31st in the Gopher Invitational • competed as an individual in the Maui Jim Intercollegiate.
2016-17 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Played in two tournaments with a 73.80 stroke average • Academic All-Big Ten. Fall 2016: Posted a 14-over-par 227 at the Gopher Invitational. Spring 2017: Tied for second at the SJU Spring Invitational with a 36-hole score of 142 (-1) • shot a season-best 70 in the first round.
2015-16 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Had a 75.50 stroke average in six tournaments. Fall 2015: Had a 74.89 scoring average over nine rounds • posted a career-low round score of 68 and career-low tournament score of 214 (+1) at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational • tied for eighth at the Husky Individual. Spring 2016: Played nine rounds with a 76.11 stroke average • tied for 13th playing as an individual in the St. John's Invitational • had a spring-low round of 72 at St. John's Invitational.
Set a new course record with a 12-under round of 61 in the first round of 2016 St. George's Amatuer in Utah • was 11-under on final 11 holes of the round • finished third overall in St. George's Amateur.
2014-15 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Held a 77.24 stroke average in six tournaments. Fall 2014: Played as an individual in the Gopher Invitational and posted a score of 246 (+33) • low round was 79. Spring 2015: Competed in five spring tournaments with a 76.21 stroke average • tied for 51st at the Big Ten Championships (+21) • finished fourth in the Dartmouth dual match with a season-low 71 (-1).
Graduated from Brighton High School in 2014 • tied for seventh at the 2013 Utah Class 5A tournament in October • four-time all-state and all-region golfer • set a Brighton and region record for lowest region tournament score with a 10-under 62 • posted a stroke average of 69.3 his senior season • won six of 11 Utah Junior Golf Association events in 2012.
Tied for 14th at the 2013 Eddie Hogan Cup • played in the 2012 and 2013 PGA Junior Championships.
Son of Steve and Kari Duensing.
|Year||Tournaments||Rounds||Strokes||Average||-Par||Top-10 Finishes||Low Round|
|Round||68||Alister MacKenzie Invitational||10/12/15|
|Finish||T2nd||SJU Spring Invitational||4/29-30/17|
|54-Hole Score||214||Alister MacKenzie Invitational||10/12-13/15|
|Tourn. Score to Par||-1||SJU Spring Invitational||4/29-30/17|
Minnesota Hits the Road for the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate
The Golden Gophers head to Dallas, Texas for the last tournament of the fall.
Van Rooyen Secures European Tour Card
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Gophers Finish 11th at MacKenzie Invitational
Minnesota took home 11th place, featuring a top-10 finish from Peter Jones.