Jon DuToit
Jon  DuToit

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chaska, Minn.

High School:
Chaska


06/01/2016

Gophers Earn Academic Big Ten Honors

The Gophers totaled 283 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.

06/01/2016

Gophers Earn Academic Big Ten Honors

The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.

07/30/2015

Gophers Tabbed GCAA All-Academic Team

Team receives award for fourth straight year

07/23/2015

DuToit Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar

Junior golfer earns academic award from Golf Coaches Association of America.

07/22/2015

DuToit Takes MGA Amateur Title

Gopher captain cards final round 68 to win by one stroke

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
Three-time top-25 finisher at the Big Ten Championships, including a tie for eighth in 2013 • career scoring average of 73.94 ranks 12th in program history

2015-2016•SENIOR SEASON
Played in ten tournaments, holding a team best 73.59 stroke average • led in team in five tournaments, picking up two top-20 finishes Fall 2015: Played in three tournaments with a 73.00 scoring average • posted two under par rounds • tied career-low round score of 67 at Macdonald Cup • tied career-low tournament score of 210(-3) at Alister Mackenzie Invitational • finished second at Macdonald Cup Spring 2016: Had a 73.81 stroke average in seven tournaments • had five rounds under-par • had three wins and a tie at Big Ten Match Play • tied for 16th at Hawkeye Invitational • spring low round score was a 69 in the second round of the ASU Thunderbird Invitational • led Gophers at Big Ten Championships, finishing in 27th.

2014-15 JUNIOR SEASON:
Held a 73.35 stroke average (30th in program history) in nine tournaments • posted one top-20 finish. Fall 2014: Played in three tournaments with a 74.00 stroke average • tied for 22nd at the Gopher Invitational • posted fall-low round score of 69 and low tournament score of 214 (+1) at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational, where he tied for 20th. Spring 2015: Competed in six spring tournaments with a 73.00 stroke average • tied for 23rd at the Big Ten Champions (+10) • carded a season-low round of 67 at the Goodwin, where he tied for 24th to lead Minnesota • named Big Ten Golfer of the Week on April 1 following the Goodwin.

2013-14 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Held a 74.06 stroke average in 10 tournaments • posted one top-10 and three top-20 finishes. Fall 2013:Played in four tournaments • posted his best fall finish (tied for 19th) at the Gopher Invitational with a 5-over-par 54-hole score of 218 • posted fall-low rounds of 71 at the Gopher and Alister MacKenzie Invitationals • fall stroke average was 74.58. Spring 2014: Competed in six spring tournaments for the Golden Gophers with a 73.56 stroke average • tied for 12th at the Big Ten Championships (+12), with all four rounds counting toward the team score • tied for 57th at the NCAA Raleigh Regional, his first Regional appearance, with all three rounds counting • shot a career-low 68 during the Del Walker Classic, where he tied for 30th with career-low 214 on 54 holes • tied for 10th at the Hawkeye Invitational •team counted 17 of his 19 spring rounds • Academic All-Big Ten.

SUMMER 2013:
Won the Minnesota State Openin a three-way playoff• finished 8-under on the tournament, with a 4-under 68 on the final day.

2012-13 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Was in the Gopher lineup for eight of the team's tournaments for a combined 25 rounds of golf • team counted 24 of 25 rounds (.960) • had the second-lowest stroke average on the team with a 74.72 average • contributed two top-10 finishes on the season • his lowest finish of the season came at the Big Ten Championships, where he tied for 8th place • also finished in the top-10 at the Snowman Getaway with season-low 54-hole total score of 215 • Recorded his lowest 18-hole score with a second-round card of 70 at the Snowman Getaway • letterwinner.

HIGH SCHOOL:

A graduate of Chaska High School • finished his senior season with a 72.9 stroke average • a six-time letterwinner in golf • a two-time All-State and five-time All-Conference performer in golf • the 2012 Minnesota Class 3A co-champion with a two-under-par score of 142 in two rounds • the week before, set the Section 2AAA record by five strokes with rounds of 5-under and 4-under, winning medalist honors by seven shots • Missota Conference champion • tied for third in the 2011 state tournament • tallied six high school and summer tournament victories in 2011, including the Minnesota State Junior Boys' Championship • tied for sixth at the Minnesota State Amateur in 2011, and tied for 15th in 2012 • 2010 Nike Junior champion and Chaska Town Course Club champion.

PERSONAL:
Born June 20, 1993 • son of Pam and Dave DuToit • has a pair of siblings; Mike and Nicki • enjoys playing and watching all sports• lists the NBA's Miami Heat and All-Star LeBron James as his favorite team and athlete• undecided on major.

CAREER STATS:

Year Tournaments Rounds Strokes Average - Par Top-10 Finishes Low Round
2012-13 8 25 1,868 74.72 3 2 70
2013-14 10 31 2,296 74.06 3 1 68
2014-15 9 26 1,907 73.35 2 --- 67
2015-16 10 29 2,134 73.59 9 1 67
Career 37 111 8,205 73.94 12 4 67

CAREER BESTS:

Round: 67 Twice: Last at Macdonald Cup 10/3/15
Finish: 2nd Macdonald Cup 10/3/15
Score: 210 Twice: Last at Alister MacKenzie Invitational 10/12-13/15
Tourn. Score to Par: -3 Alister MacKenzie Invitational 10/12-13/15

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DuToit, Meyer All-America Scholars

7/20/2016

The GCAA announced academic award recipients on Wednesday afternoon. DuToit is a two-time honoree.

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