2007-08 Men's Golf Roster

Jarred Texter

Jarred Texter

  • Ht/Wt
    6- / 180
  • Class
    Senior
  • Hometown
    Millersville, Pa.
  • High School
    Penn Manor HS

Biography

The following bio is entering the 2007-08 season...

To access the complete 2007-08 media guide bio, click here. UNLV: Begins his fourth season with the Rebels ... named a second-team preseason All-American by Golfweek heading into 2007-08 ... he was on Golf World's list of the 'Top 50 Male Players to Watch' entering the 2007-08 season ... has played in 34 career tournaments and 102 rounds ... has a 72.32 career scoring average, which ranks fourth on the all-time UNLV chart ... his 102 career rounds puts him in a tie for 14th-most rounds played in UNLV history ... has recorded 18 top-20 finishes, including 11 top-10s and five top-fives ... has recorded 52 rounds at par or better. 2006-07: Earned honorable mention All-America, selected to the PING All-Pacific Region team and selected to the All-Mountain West Conference team - all three honors for the second straight year ... one of two Rebels to be named a Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar ... one of four Rebels to be named to the 2007 Academic All-MWC team (third straight year) ... recipient of the Wilson Award, which is given annually to the top player on the squad ... finished the season ranked 39th in the country in the final edition of the Golfweek/Sagarin Performance Index Ratings ... named MWC Co-Men's Golfer of the Month for January/February ... played in 12 tournaments totalling 35 rounds ... recorded eight top-20 finishes, including six top-10s and two top-fives ... his best finish was second-place at the William H. Tucker Invitational ... had four rounds of par golf and 17 under par ... had 11 rounds in the 60s including a career-low 64 at the PING Arizona Intercollegiate, which ties him for the second-lowest round in Rebel history ... he also had a 65 at the John Burns Intercollegiate, which ties for the 13th-lowest round ... had two tournament totals of 206, which tied for the 17th-lowest 54-hole total in UNLV history ... led the team in scoring average with 71.40, which is the fifth-best in a season in program history. 2005-06: Earned honorable mention All-America ... selected to the All-Mountain West Conference team ... selected to the PING All-Pacific Region team ... one of six Rebel golfers to be named to the 2006 Academic All-MWC team ... turned in his second-straight year earning Academic All-MWC honors ... played in all 12 of UNLV's tournaments totalling 36 rounds ... best finishes were second at the William H. Tucker Invitational, tied for second at the NCAA East Regional and tied for sixth at the MWC Championship ... recorded seven top-20 finishes, including three top-10s and two top-fives ... had eight rounds in the 60s, including a season-low 67 three times ... seasonal scoring average of 72.47 is the 21st-best in UNLV history ... ranked second on the team in scoring average ... his 206 at the Burns ties him for the 17th lowest 54-hole total in UNLV history ... qualified for the 2006 U.S. Amateur ... tied for fifth at the 2006 Sunnehanna Amateur, a major amateur tournament. 2004-05: Named the 2005 MWC Freshman of the Year ... earned Academic All-MWC honors ... played in 10 tournaments and 31 rounds as a true freshman ... his best finish was third at the Nelson Invitational (206) ... also tied for ninth at the Mountain West Conference Championship (218) ... his 206 at the Nelson ties him for the 17th lowest 54-hole total in UNLV history and tied him for first among UNLV freshmen ... finished in the top 20 three times, including the top 10 twice and the top five once ... shot a 65 during the second round at the Nelson Invitational to become just the third freshman to ever shoot a round that low ... he is also just the 13th Rebel ever to shoot a round of 65 or better ... had a scoring average of 73.19, which ranked seventh on the team. high school: A 2004 graduate of Penn Manor High School in Millersville, Pa. ... earned a total of seven letters in golf and basketball ... was a first team All-American and all-state selection his senior season ... ranked third in Golfweek among juniors ... was named a 2003 and 2004 Rolex Junior All-American by the AJGA ... medalist at the 2002 U.S. Junior Amateur ... was a four-time qualifier for the event ... was the 2002 North/South Junior Champion at Pinehurst ... at the 2003 Lanco Amateur shot a course-record 63 while winning the event by eight strokes ... member of the 2003 and 2004 Canon Cup East teams. PERSONAL: Jarred Scott Texter was born Oct. 22, 1985, in Lancaster, Pa. ... the son of Bruce and Carla Texter ... has one older sister, Holly (25) ... majoring in communications with an emphasis in advertising. KNIGHT ON TEXTER: 'Jarred has been the mainstay of our program this last year. We have looked to him for leadership, to handle his studies and to compete. He is an awfully good player and I hope he has a breakout year his senior year here. He has been a quality student-athlete and a quality person and we have been very fortunate to have him in our program. He will do well in golf and life.'