Winning is more fun for University of Iowa sophomore men's golfer
Schaake finishes sixth, Yankovich ties for 31st
Sophomore paces Hawkeyes for 4th time in 4 fall events, finishes T-11th
Iowa 11th after 18 holes in 15-team field; Schaake tied for 10th
Hawkeyes led by sophomores Raymond Knoll and Carson Schaake
Big Ten Golf Championships - Final Round. Pete Dye Course - French Lick, Ind. May 4, 2014.
Big Ten Golf Championships - Day 2. Pete Dye Course - French Lick, Ind. May 3, 2014.
Big Ten Golf Championships - Day 1. Pete Dye Course - French Lick, Ind. May 2, 2014
The Iowa Hawkeyes win the 2014 Hawkeye-Great River Entertainment Invitational
Action from day one of the Hawkeye-Great River Entertainment Invitational
Fall 2014 -- Competed in all five tournaments, leading the Hawkeyes in four of them... posted a team-best 71.4 stroke average over 14 rounds, finishing at or below par 10 times... finished inside the top 10 twice and inside the top 20 three times... reached as high as 49th in Golfweek's collegiate individual rankings... led Iowa to a third place finish at the Golfweek Conference Challenge, shooting a one-under-par 215 to tie for fifth place... finished tied for fourth place, a career-high, at the Windon Memorial Classic after recording a career-best 54-hole score of 209 (-1)... carded back-to-back rounds of 72 (E) at the Rod Myers Invitational to tie with fellow Hawkeye Raymond Knoll for 13th place individually at 144 (E)... paced the way for the Hawkeyes at the U.S. Collegiate Championship, finishing tied for 11th place individually after registering a four-under-par 212 (69-71-72)... tied for 16th place at the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate with a three-round total of 219 (+6)... recorded a career-low 68 on 18 holes at both the Windon Memorial Classic and the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate.
Spring 2014 -- Tied for fourth at Hawkeye-GRE Invitational, carding a 215 (-1)... Tied for 20th at Big Ten Championships, posting a 303 (+15)... Placed 51st at Boilermaker Invitational, firing a 227 (+11)... Placed 37th at NCAA Regionals in Columbia, Mo., with a 218 (+2)... carded a 70 (-2) in final round of NCAA Regionals, his best 18-hole score of the season... competed in last four events of spring schedule... posted scoring average of 74.75.
2013 Fall -- Carded a 17-over-par 233 (82-76-75) at the Rod Myers Invitational in first career collegiate event to tie for 59th place individually.
2013 Summer -- Tied for 4th at the Waterloo Open... Placed third at the Nebraska Junior Amateur... Placed second at the Nebraska Amateur... Advanced to the semifinals of the Nebraska Men's Matchplay event... Won the Nebraska Junior Matchplay event.
High School -- Ranked first in the state of Nebraska and 24th in the country for the class of 2013 on the National Junior Golf Scoreboard... qualified for the U.S. Junior Amateur after winning the Nebraska qualifier (75-72)... placed second in the PGA Junior Series at Arbor Links (76-70-71)... placed fifth in the Nebraska Men's Amateur (76-71-70-71)... placed 17th at the Junior PGA National Championships (74-72-73-72)... won the Nebraska Class A State High School Championship in 2012 (69-73) as a junior... placed 12th in the Class A state championship in 2011 as a sophomore... helped lead team to state championship appearance as a freshman.
What's In Your Bag?
Driver: Titleist 913 D3
3 Wood: Titleist 913 Fd
Irons: Titleist AP2
More About Schaake
Best Career Round: 66
Favorite Club: 7 iron
Favorite Course: Country Club of New England
Favorite Golf Moment: Winning back-to-back state championships
Favorite Golfer: Tiger Woods
Favorite Food: Fruit snacks
Favorite TV Show: Law and Order
Favorite Sports Hero: Tiger Woods
Hobbies: Hunting and fishing
Career Ambition: Play professional golf
Most Influential Person: My parents