Chris Tipper
Chris Tipper
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Parkersburg, W.Va.

High School:
Parkersburg HS

Major:
Business Management

Summer and Fall 2007
Qualified for West Virginia Amateur...averaged 76.33 strokes per round in the fall...competed in three of four fall events...best round was a 3-under 69 at Mid-Pines Intercollegiate.

2006-07 (Junior)
Averaged 80.40 strokes per round...low round of 73 came at Marshall Invitational.

2005-06 (Sophomore)
Played in 18 rounds in sophomore season and averaged 79.05 strokes per round...posted a low round of 71 in the second round of the Orange County Xavier Invitational...placed in a tie for 43rd at the tournament with a 223 (75-71-77)...he also participated in the Memphis Intercollegiate, UTSA Intercollegiate, the El Diablo Intercollegiate, the Furman Intercollegiate, and the Marshall Invitational.

2004-05 (Freshman):
Averaged 75.87 in his freshman season, the second best on the team...tied for 18th at the Mid-Pines Intercollegiate...finished in a tie for eighth at the St. Croix Intercollegiate.

Prior to Marshall:
In 2004, he was a runner-up at the WVGA Junior Match Play Championship...finished 7th place at the West Virginia Amateur...placed 22nd at West Virginia Open...medalist at the West Virginia Amateur Qualifier in Beckley...in 2003, he had a 72.5 stroke average in high school, and was a medalist in five high school tournaments...was a Plantation Junior Tour All-American...was the runner-up at the Mountain State Athletic Conference Tournament and was named All-MSAC...was the co-medalist at the West Virginia Open Qualifier at The Pines Country Club...in 2002, he was the runner-up at the WVGA Junior Match Play Championship, and was the co-medalist at the U.S. Junior Qualifier (Pete Dye Club)...was a member of the West Virginia Junior Cup Team vs. Virginia...was the Top Flite Junior Tour Player of the Year...in high school play, he was a high school regional medalist and placed third in the West Virginia High School Championship.

Personal:
Son of Fred and Debbie Tipper...born on Feb. 20, 1986.

YearRdsTotalAverageLow Tournament
2004-05 (Freshman)30227675.8767 - St. Croix Collegiate Classic
2005-06 (Sophomore)18142379.0571 - Orange County National Invitational
2006-07 (Junior)1080480.4073 - Marshall Invitational
Career58450377.6467 - St. Croix Collegiate Classic