Won the Collegiate Players Tour BlackHorse Collegiate Open in Cypress, Texas with an even par score of 216, besting a field of 75...also won the Canyon Springs Open on the same tour with a score of 206.
Honorable mention All-Southland Conference selection...played in 10 tournaments recording a 74.10 stroke average in 30 rounds (4th on the team)...had 3 top 10 finishes including 8th at the Saint Mary's Invitational, a tie for 11th at Southland Conference Championship and a tie for 17th at the Oak Hills Invitational...season-low round of 69 set three times...finished even par at the Saint Mary's Invitational at Poppy Hills in Pebble Beach, Calif. and was one-over at the Turtle Bay Invitational...tied for 31st at the NCAA Regionals in Austin.
Competed in nine of the team's 12 tournaments and finish fifth among the Mavericks in stroke average with a 74.54...finished tied for third at the Texas Cup at 75-68=143...had his best tournament of the season in UTA's record-breaking performance at the Turtle Bay Invitational, shooting 74-67-69=210...was one of only 3 times a Maverick golfer shot back-to-back sub-70 rounds.
Took third at the Zulu Open (73-73=146) and competed at the KZN Championship (70-77-68-72=287).
Ranked 4th on the team with a 74.54 stroke average...he and Zack Reeves were only members of squad to play in all 10 tournaments...led squad with 31 rounds played...low round of 67 at Wolf Pack Classic...improved play during spring, averaging 74.14 for 5 tournaments...posted 3 top-20 finishes, including tying for 7th at the Callaway Golf Invitational...finished T35th at SLC Championship (78-77-76-231).
PRIOR TO UTA
Attended Westville Boys' High School...captained three South African under-18 teams...represented his province (Kwa-Zulu Natal) at under-16, under-18 and under-23 and senior level...won 3 tournaments and was runner-up in 2 others in 2005...fired a course record 64 at the Durban Country Club's Beachwood Course as well as a new tournament record in winning the KZN Invitational (132).
Born Sept. 5, 1987...son of Warner and Ingrid Easton...business major.
Texas Trust Scholar-Athlete of the Week
MG: UTA golfers conclude fall season
MG: Mavs head into final round at Poppy Hills
MG: Day 1 in the books at Poppy Hills
MG: UTA heads to Pebble Beach for final fall event
MG: Gore leads Mavs with top 15 finish