Bill Gaffney
Bill Gaffney
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Buffalo, N.Y.
High School: Williamsville East
Major: Sociology

2014-15 (Junior): Competed in all 11 tournaments and 29 rounds...carded a season-low round of 67 at the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational...had a pair of top-three finishes and finished in the top 10 on four occasions...was the team's top finisher in three events...finished ninth at the Horizon League Championships with a three-round score of 229...had rounds of 75, 77 and 77 at the event...was second at the Marshall Invite with a three-round score of 209...had rounds of 67, 71 and 71 at the tournament...followed that with a third-place finish at the CSU Invitational with a 142 (69-73)...tied for 10th at the Whisting Straits Intercollegiate with a 226...rebounded with rounds of 68 and 69 to finish 13th at the Middleburg Bank Invitational with a three-round score of 214...averaged 74.7 strokes per round...earned his third letter.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Competed in all 11 tournaments and all 31 rounds…carded a season-best 67 at the UC Bearcat Invitational…compiled two top-10 finishes and four top-20 finishes…carded scores below 70 on three separate occasions…tallied 2,310 strokes en route to a 74.5 single round average…carded rounds of 77, 69, and 69 at the NYX Hoosier Invitational to garner eighth place with a 215 54-hole mark…finished ninth at the Dayton Flyer Invitational with a 144 two-round mark…clubbed a 223 three-round mark at the Colgate Invitational to place 11th…fired a 220 at the BGSU John Piper Intercollegiate to capture a 13th place finish…carded rounds of 80, 76, and 78 at the Horizon league Championships to finish in 22nd place with a 234 54-hole total…earned his second letter.

2012-13 (R-Freshman): Participated in 10 tournaments and 28 the Horizon League Championships had a three-round 230 to finish 20th...carded scores of 77, 75 and 78...was the only Penguin to win a tournament for the year...opened the year with a two-round 143 (71-72) at the Colgate Invitational...was the medalist by seven shots...had a sixth-place finish at the Cleveland State Invitational with a three-round score of 218...fired rounds of 73, 73 and 72 at the tournament...posted a three-round 236 at the BGSU John Piper Intercollegiate...had a two-round score of 158 at the Dayton Fall Invitational...posted a three-round mark of 232 at the Villanova Wildcat Invite to finish 26th...was 38th with a 224 (75-72-77) at the NYX Hoosiers Invitational...had a 236 at the at the Detroit Titans Invitational...carded a 230 (79-76-73) at the PSU Frank Rutherford Invitational...averaged 76.6 strokes per round...earned his first letter.

2011-12 (Freshman): Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Helped the Flames to back-to-back ECIC North Division large school titles...three-time sectional qualifier and at ECICs...took second twice and was a top-eight finisher three times...also named an ECIC North Division Large School the summer of 2010 won the Buffalo District junior medal play title...was a two-time team was David Delisanti...also played hockey...was a first-team Western New York Division IV All-Federation Small School selection in 2010-11.

PERSONAL: Parents are Nancy and John Gaffney...has two sisters...major is sociology.