Stephen Hunt
Stephen Hunt
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wilbraham, Mass.
High School: Minnechaug

ACCOLADES

2018-19: Northeast-10 Fall Commissioner’s Honor Roll…Saint Anselm Fall Dean’s List.

2017-18: Northeast-10 Golfer of the Week (Sept. 12)...Northeast-10 All-Championship Team...Team Most Valuable Golfer

2016-17: Northeast-10 All-Conference First Team...Saint Anselm Fall Dean's List...Northeast-10 Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll...Saint Anselm Spring Dean's List...Northeast-10 Spring Commissioner's Honor Roll...NE10 Golfer of the Week (Oct. 25)...Team Most Valuable Golfer

2015-16: Team Most Valuable Golfer

AT SAINT ANSELM

2018-19: Competed in all events except one, finishing in the top-10 three times…Finished the year with the lowest scoring average on the team at 76.9...Captured a runner-up finish at the Bowdoin Invitational with a 77-72…His 149 at the Bowdoin helped the team to win the team title…Followed that with back-to-back third-place finish at the two-day Saint Rose Fall Invitational and the NEIGA Championships…Posted his season low two-day score of 147 at the Saint Rose Fall tournament after carding a 76-71…Helped the Hawks to a win at the NEIGA Championships…Was in the top-25 five times…Ended his collegiate career with a 76.65 scoring average through 77 rounds, ranking second in program history.

2017-18: Was the team's lone golfer to appear in each tournament on the season...Opened the season by tying for fourth place against Southern N.H. on Aug. 31...Was the individual medalist at the Bowdoin Invite on Sept. 9-10, carding a two-round score of 144 (72-72)...Was fourth at the Penmen Invitational (68-70=138)...Tied for first at the Northeast-10 Championship, falling in a playoff hole for the individual medalist title...Shot a two-round 143 at the NE10 Championship...Placed sixth at the Saint Rose Shootout (73-74=147)...Competed at the NEIGA Championship on Oct. 22-23, tying for 11th place (78-74) with a two-round total of 152...Competed at the NCAA Division II Atlantic/East Regionals, capturing 14th place among the crowded field with a six-over 222...Among the field, Hunt was one of only five golfers to find himself even or better on par four holes throughout the three-day tournament...Carded eight birdies and registered 34 pars at the NCAA Regionals.

2016-17: Competed in 10-of-11 events this season, finishing as the top golfer for the Hawks in eight of the ten competitions. Hunt finished in a tie for first place at the NEIGA Championship with a two round score of 152 (76-76), and finished in the top-10 at the Bowdoin Invitational (2nd – 147), Mike Bello Invitational (6th – 151) and NCAA East Regionals (T-7th – 223)....At the NCAA Regionals held in West Virginia, Hunt shot an opening round 76 to end the first day in a tie for 26th before firing a second round 77 to enter the final day in a tie for 37th....On the last day of the Regional, Hunt carded five birdies to shoot a two-under 70 and climb all the way into a tie for seventh place, just missing out on qualifying for the National Tournament...In 21 rounds played this year, Hunt posted an average score of 76.5 and only carded over an 80 on four occasions. 

2015-16: Appeared in nine tournaments during his freshman year and was the top finisher for the Hawks in five of those events...Shot a season-low 150 (74-76) at the Franklin Pierce Shootout on Oct. 17 and 18, placing fourth individually...Carded a 155 (79-76) at the Battle at the Beach hosted by Tiffin on March 4 and 5, placing 14th individually at the event...Also led the Hawks at the Mike Bello Invitational with a 159 (47th place), Division II Challenge with a 160 (18th place) and Towson Invitational with a 162 (58th place)...Shot a two-round 154 (76-78) at the Bowdoin Invitational on Sept. 12-13.

BEFORE SAINT ANSELM: Played four years of golf at Minnechaug Regional High School...Won the Western Massachusetts Individual Championship in 2014 and finished in the top 10 in MIAA State Championship Tournament his senior year...Was an All-League performer as a sophomore, junior and senior...Earned the All-Scholastic Award in 2013 and 2014...Also skated two years of ice hockey for the Falcons as an underclassman.

PERSONAL: Son of Jeffrey and Nancy...Has one brother, Andrew...Majoring in finance and accounting...Enjoys exercise--golf, tennis and running in particular.