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New Mexico Junior College NMJC Thunderbirds
Men's Golf Program
5317 Lovington Highway
Hobbs, New Mexico 88240
Organizations: NJCAA Div I
Conferences:

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


Demographics Information
City/Town Pop. Type Founded Enrollment Gender Mix
20K - 50K Public 1965 3,500 44% M - 56% F

Tuition, Room, and Board
Area Resident State Resident Non-resident R & B
$912.00 $ 1,368 $ 1,656 $ 4,350
NMJC Thunderbirds 2018 - 2019 Tournaments
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Farmers Ins. Samuel Proal Inv. 09/03/2018 season Walking Stick G.C. Pueblo CO 2
2 High Country Shootout 09/23/2018 season The Links @ Sierra Blanca Ruidoso NM 2
3 NJCAA DI National Preview 10/08/2018 season Duran G.C. Viera FL 3
4 Dr. Pepper Classic 11/05/2018 season Cottonwood Creek Waco TX 2
5 Odessa College Invitational 11/08/2018 season Odessa C.C. - Links Odessa TX 4
6 TankLogix Invite at Green Tree 03/04/2019 season Green Tree CC Midland TX 5
7 NMJC Thunderbird Invitational 03/17/2019 season Rockwind Community Links Hobbs NM 3
8 2018 NJCAA SW Championship 04/15/2019 conf Tanglewood Resort Pottsboro TX 3
9 NJCAA District 2 Championship 04/29/2019 conf Diamondback G.C. Abilene TX 2
10 NJCAA Men’s National Champ. DI 05/14/2019 champ Duran G.C. Viera FL 4
NMJC Thunderbirds 2019 - 2020 Tournaments. (Note: Events & scores added as played)
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  Tournament Name Start Date Tournament Type Course Location Finish Place
1 Farmers Ins. Samuel Proal Inv. 09/16/2019 season Walking Stick G.C. Pueblo CO 1
2 High Country Shootout 09/22/2019 season The Links @ Sierra Blanca Ruidoso NM 4
3 Dr. Pepper Classic 10/14/2019 season Cottonwood Creek Waco TX 2
4 Platinum Pipe NJCAA Preview 10/31/2019 season Odessa C.C./Links Course Odessa TX 4
5 Cactus Thaw 02/09/2020 season Lonestar G.C. El Paso TX 2
6 TankLogix Invite at Green Tree 03/02/2020 season Green Tree CC Midland TX 4
Head Coach: James Berry
Office Phone: 575-492-2746
Fax: 505-392-5871
Email: jberry@nmjc.edu

James Berry is coach. He is a 2013 graduate of Colorado State University-Pueblo where he was an All-Rocky Mountain Conference player and an Academic All-American.

New Mexico JC, only five shots out of the lead after three rounds, faded late and finished fourth in the 2019 National Junior College Athletic Association Division I Championship at Duran Golf Club in Melbourne, Fla. Central Alabama CC, fourth after two rounds and down 12 strokes to the leader, shot 23-under during the final two rounds to win the school's eighth national title. Indian Hills CC finished second, 13 strokes back of the winner, while rounding out the top five were Midland, New Mexico JC and Calhoun. The course was par 72, measuring 7,127 yards and produced an average score of 74.8 strokes.

The Thunderbirds' low man was Andrew Ni, who finished fourth (72-68-65-74=279). Zhane Chan tied for 12th (69-70-74-72=285).

New Mexico JC finished for ninth in the 2017 NJCAA D-I Championship, and fourth in the NJCAA District 2 Championship.

New Mexico JC placed eighth in the 2016 NJCAA Southwest Championship.

NMJC shot its best score during the final round and placed eighth in the 2015 National Junior College Athletic Association Division I Championship.

The Thunderbirds claimed third in the 2015 NJCAA Southwest Championship).

New Mexico JC finished seventh in the 2014 NJCAA District 2 Championship. In 2013, NMJC was eighth at the NJCAA Division I Championship.

 New Mexico JC took fifth in the 2013 NJCAA District 2 Championship tied with Western Texas College for third at the 2013 Texas Junior College Championship.

The T-Birds tied for 11th at the 2012 NJCAA D-I Championship.

The New Mexico JC Thunderbirds finished third  at the 2012 NJCAA District 2 Championship and sixth at the 10-team 2012 Texas Junior College Championshipe.

New Mexico JC  took seventh in 2010 and ninth in 2011 at the NJCAA D-1 National Championship.

The Thunderbirds tied for first but lost in a playoff at the 2009 NJCAA D-I National Championship.
 

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