American College Golf Guide
University of Central Florida UCF Knights
Men's Golf Program
P.O. Box 163555
Orlando, Florida 32816-3555
Organizations: NCAA Div I
Conferences: American Ath. (The American)

Golf Scholarships: Yes Yes
Academic and Financial Need Scholarships:Yes Yes


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
100K - 250K Public 1963 55,000 45% M - 55% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$ 6,368 $ 22,467 $ 9,852
UCF Knights 2018 - 2019 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Hartford Hawk Invitational 09/17/2018 season Bulls Bridge G.C. South Kent CT 1
2 The Jackrabbit 09/30/2018 season The Prairie Club, Dunes Valentine NE 2
3 Tavistock Collegiate Invitat. 10/21/2018 season Isleworth Golf and C.C. Windermere FL 10
4 Saint Mary’s Invitational 11/05/2018 season Poppy Hills G.C. PebbleBeach, CA 16
5 Florida Gators Invitational 02/16/2019 season Mark Bostick GC @ U of FL Gainesville FL 7
6 Southern Highlands Collegiate 03/03/2019 season Southern Highlands Las Vegas NV 15
7 Mission Inn Spring Spectacular 03/16/2019 season Mission Inn Resort HoweyinTheHills 2
8 FAU Spring Championship 03/29/2019 season Osprey Point Boca Raton, FL 1
9 Augusta Haskins Award Invite 04/06/2019 season Forest Hills Augusta, GA 9
10 The American Championship 04/21/2019 conf Copperhead Course Palm Harbor, FL 3
UCF Knights 2019 - 2020 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Island Resort Intercollegiate 09/01/2019 season Sage Run G.C. Harris MI 3
2 Hartford Hawk Invitational 09/16/2019 season Bulls Bridge G.C. South Kent CT 1
3 Prairie Club Invitational 09/29/2019 season The Prairie Club, Dunes Valentine NE 5
4 Tavistock Collegiate Invitat. 10/20/2019 season Isleworth Golf and C.C. Windermere FL 1
5 Intercollegiate at Innisbrook 10/28/2019 season Copperhead Course Palm Harbor FL 8
6 Florida Gators Invitational 02/15/2020 season Mark Bostick GC @ U of FL Gainesville FL 14
7 Southern Highlands Collegiate 03/01/2020 season Southern Highlands Las Vegas NV 11
Head Coach: Bryce Wallor
Office Phone: 407-823-1465
Fax: 407-823-4634
Email: bwallor@athletics.ucf.edu

Bryce Wallor was named UCF head coach in July 2009.  He spent the previous five seasons as assistant coach at University of Tennessee. Wallor was head golf coach at University of Connecticut from 2000-02 and assistant coach at Davidson in 1999-2000.

Central Florida left Conference USA and joined the new American Athletic Conference (The American) on July 1, 2013.

Central Florida concluded its shortened spring 2020 season with a third-round rally shooting 2-under 286 to lock down 11th place at the Southern Highlands Collegiate at Southern Highlands in Las Vegas, NV.  Southern Cal shot 6-under the first two rounds and held on for a two-stroke win over Texas. Texas Tech took third, and Florida was fourth in the 16-team tournament. The course played to par 72, 7,374 yards with an average 18-hole score of 74.4 strokes. Players posted 60 sub-par rounds over 54 holes.

The Knights' Johnny Travale tied for ninth at 2-under 214 (71-76-67), and Teddy Tetak tied for 23rd (74-74-70=218).

For daily team updates and current roster information, click the Central Florida Knights team link at the top of this page.

Central Florida improved its scores each round to take third, one shot out of second, in the 2019 The American Championship.

Central Florida competed but failed to make the 54-hole cut in the 2018 NCAA D-1 Championship, placed second in the NCAA D-1 Kissimmee Regional, and third in the American Championship.

Central Florida tied for 14th at the 2017 NCAA Championship, won the NCAA D-I College Grove Regional, and placed fourth in The American Championship.

Central Florida placed fifth in the 2016 The American Championship, and third in 2015

UCF finished seventh in the 2014 NCAA D-I San Antonio Regional, and second in the inaugural 2014 American Conference Championship.

Central Florida tied for 16th at the 2013 NCAA Championship, ied for second in the NCAA D-I Tempe Regional, and placed third in the Conference USA Championship.

Central Florida tied for 19th at the 2012 NCAA Championship, placed fifth in the the NCAA D1 West Region Championship, and took second in the Conference-USA Championship.

Central Florida tied for 10th in the 2011 NCAA Southeast Regional.

UCF won the 2010 Conference USA tournament.

In the school's first national tournament appearance, the Knights finished in a tie for 10th with Georgia Tech in the 2009 NCAA Championship.

Central Florida blitzed a 14-team field to win the 2009 NCAA Division I Southeast Regional, the first regional title in school history. The Golden Knights won the C-USA title.

 

 

 

Facilities:
Team Home Course: Eagle Creek Golf Club, Twin Rivers Golf Club
Other Area Courses: Timacuan, Champions Gate, Metrowest, Falcon’s Fire, Wedgefield, Grand Cypress, Shingle Creek, Twin Rivers, Rio Pinar Country Club, North Shore Golf Club
Practice Facilities: State-of-the-art UCF Golf Practice Facility at Twin Rivers Golf Club near campus has a six-acre short-game area, plus a driving range. The short-game area has a pair of putting greens and target greens. The putting greens each have a different type of grass to prepare for different events.
Recent Freshman Class Profile:
Average SAT (EBRW + Math) 1240
SAT 25-75 Percentile 1150 - 1330
Average ACT 26.0
ACT 25-75 Percentile 24.0 - 28.0
Application Deadline 5/1
Acceptance Rate 46%
(The 25-75 Percentile indicates the middle 50%)
Avaliable Major Fields of Study
Accounting, Allied Health, Art, Broadcasting/Telecommunications, Business and Management, Communications, Cooperative Education Program, Criminal Justice, Drama, Economics, Education, Emergency Managment/Homeland Security, Film and Video, Foreign Languages, Journalism, Liberal Arts, Medical Technology, Military Science, Music, Nursing, Physical Education, Pre-Dental, Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Psychology, Restaurant/Hotel Management, ROTC - Air Force, ROTC - Army, Sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc.), Sciences (Computer Science), Sciences (Engineering), Sciences (Environmental Sciences), Sciences (Mathematics), Social Sciences, Travel/Tourism
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