Men's Golf

Hunter Stewart - blank

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lexington, Ky.

High School:
Lexington Christian

Hunter Stewart

04/05/2014

MG takes lead at Mason Rudolph Championship

Dores shoot low round of the day, hold two stroke lead over #1 Alabama.

03/26/2014

Behind the V: Hunter Stewart

Get to know the faces of the Commodores

10/21/2013

Hunter Stewart leads VU on day two at Isleworth

Vanderbilt junior shoots a two-under par, 70, Commodores in seventh place after two rounds.

07/17/2013

Men's Golf has stellar summer

The Commodores played in some of the nation's, and the world's, best amateur events this summer.

07/15/2013

Hunter Stewart wins Players Amateur

Rising junior wins one of nation's most prestigious amateur tournaments.

09/12/2013

Carmel Cup - Gallery One

The Commodores' trip to Pebble Beach and the Carmel Cup is chronicled by photographer John Weast.

Honors
• 2013 SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2013 PING All-Southeast Region Team
• 2011-12 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Summer of 2013
Won the Players Amateur over two first-team All-Americans and earned an exemption to the RBC Heritage in 2014...Finished in a tie for third at the Monroe Invitational and in a tie for 45th at the Greystone Invitational.

As a Sophomore (2012-13)
Played in all 35 rounds this season and had a 72.97 stroke average, the best on the team...Won medalist honors at the Samford Intercollegiate with a total of 211 (-5), and had a runner-up finish at the Mason Rudolph Championship...Also had a top five finish at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational (T-4th) and the Jim West Intercollegiate (T-3rd) and a top 10 at the ASU Fall Beach Classic (T-7th)...Has led the Commodores to three team titles - the Mason Rudolph Championship, the ASU Fall Beach Classic, and the Jim West Intercollegiate.

As a Freshman (2011-12)
Played in every round in 2011-12 and tied for the second-best scoring average on the team with a 73.8 average...Posted six top 20 finishes, four top 10's and one top five...Best performance of the year came in the Hummingbird Intercollegiate, when he tied for fourth with a two-round total of 139 (68-71)...Top 10 finishes came at the Carmel Cup (8th) and the Mason Rudolph Championship (T-9th)...Had three rounds in the 60's, including a season and team-best 66 in the final round of the Mason Rudolph...Carded a 68 in the first round of the Hummingbird and in the first round of the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate.

High School
Attended Lexington Christian Academy in Lexington, Ky...Named Kentucky's "Mr. Golf" and Kentucky's Most Outstanding Senior by the Kentucky Golf Coaches Association in 2010...His Lexington Christian Academy team claimed the 2010 Kentucky State Championship and was the runner-up in 2009, while Stewart finished as the individual runner-up in 2009 and 2010...Named the Lexington Christian Academy Athlete of the Year in 2010 and was his team's MVP in 2010 and 2009...Claimed five individual titles in his senior season...Shot a 62 in one round this year, the lowest round in Kentucky High School history; also had the lowest 36-hole total in history (63-70=133)...Also had a stellar junior career, finishing fourth at the 2009 Bubba Conlee, second at the 2009 Kentucky Junior, and third at the 2010 Kentucky State Junior. He also qualified for the 2010 US Open Sectional by placing fourth in the local qualifier...Off the course, Stewart was an Academic All-State first team selection in 2007, 2008, 2009, and 2010.

Personal
Jon Hunter Stewart...Born May 22, 1993 in Lexington, Kentucky...Son of Jon and Melissa Stewart...Has a younger sister, Annie (17)...Undecided on major...Favorite thing to do away from golf is fishing.

Stewart's Statistics:
Year | Rounds | Strokes | Average
2012-13 | 35 | 2,554 | 73.0
2011-12 | 32 | 2,362 | 73.8
Career | 67 | 4,916 | 73.4

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