NASSER SO FAR THIS SEASON
Senior Jordan Nasser posted three top 30 finishes in the 2006 fall season and shot a 54-hole low 218 at the CordeValle Collegiate.
NASSER IN THE FALL OF 2006
Invermess Intercollegiate 85-74-72 (231) 29th tie
The Prestige at PGA West 73-78-71 (222) 27th tie
Big Ten/Pac-10 Challenge 73-79-77 (229) 28th tie
CordeValle Collegiate 74-72-72 (218) 43rd tie
Nasser posted a pair of top 20 finishes in 10 tournaments as a 2006 junior and earned All-Pac-10 honorable mention honors ... He finished a season-best tied for 10th at the Pac-10 Championships with a 285 (74-71-70-70), his third- and fourth-round 70 lows for the season ... He led USC at the Isleworth-UCF Collegiate Invitational with a tie for 18th (223) ... In his NCAA Championship debut, he tied for 82nd at the NCAA East Regional (229) ... In summer action, Nasser won the prestigious California Amateur Championship at Pebble Beach Golf Links in June. He won the title with a 3&2 match-play win in a 36-hole final.
Nasser competed in four tournaments in his first year at USC as a 2004-2005 sophomore ... His best finish was a tie for 15th at the Ashworth Invitational, when he shot a 216 ... He also tied for 16th at the Opus Husky Invitational with a 220 and tied for 28th at the Pac-10 Championships with a 290.
Nasser competed in three tournaments for the Waves as a first-year freshman in 2003-2004 ... His best finish was a tie for 13th at the Club Glove Intercollegiate, when he shot 221 ... His overall stroke average was 75.40, with a low round of 71.
Nasser's credentials while prepping at Servite High in Anaheim included being selected a 2002 AJGA All-American and capturing the 2002 AJGA Colorado Junior Roundup after shooting rounds of 67-68-69. He also tied for 10th at the AJGA Morgan Run after posting scores of 72-70-69 and made the cut at the 2002 Rolex Tournament of Champions. Named first team All-Orange County by the Orange County Register in 2002 ... High school team captured the Southern Section CIF championship in 2000 ... Tied for fourth individually at the CIF Championships.
Born April 6, 1984. An economics major, he is the son of Burhan and Mary Beth Nasser. He has a sister, Noelle, and a dog, Bella.
Favorite Music/Band: Anything I can sing to/John Mayer
Favorite Restaurants: Steakhouse
Favorite Player: Fred Funk
Post USC Ambition: I want to see how good I can get at golf and see what level I can play at, possibly the PGA Tour or top level amateur events. I also would like to learn as much as I can about business from my father and help him grow his company.
Lowest Round: 67, Second round at UH Hilo Intercollegiate, 2007
Lowest 54-hole score: 211, Hilo Intercollegiate, 2007
Rounds in 60s: 2