Austin Booker
Austin Booker
Height: 6-1
Weight: 185
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Dahlonega, Ga.
High School: Lumpkin County

2012: As a freshman, competed in 6 rounds of play over the course of 3 events … Shot an average score of 77 per round, with his season low of 71 coming in the 2nd round of the Smokey Mountain Intercollegiate tournament.

Lumpkin County High School: As a senior, Booker owned a 75.5 scoring average which was lowest on his team ... His team finished as the Region 3-AAA Golf Runner-Up in both 2009 and 2010 and participated in the AAA Golf State Championship both years ... Was a member of the Southeastern Junior Golf Tour and the Georgia Junior PGA.

Activities/Hobbies: Fishing and hunting

Favorite Professional Athlete: Brian Urlacher

Favorite Team: Atlanta Braves, Atlanta Falcons, Chicago Blackhawks

Biggest Sports Thrill: Shooting under par my first collegiate tournament

Something You Do Not Know About Me: I will not watch a scary movie

Favorite Food: Filet minion, side baked potato, asparagus, peach cobbler, and sweet tea to drink

Favorite Quote: “If you ain’t first, you’re last” – Ricky Bobby

Favorite TV Show: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Why I Chose UNG: High acceptance into medical school and to be a part of a growing golf program