Jason McQuown
Jason McQuown
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Poland, Ohio
High School: Poland
Major: Accounting

2017-18 (Junior): Participated in nine tournaments and 25 rounds...averaged 78.6 strokes per round…earned a career-best, eighth-place finish at the Titans Motown Collegiate with a 224 (77-73-74)…total of 224 was his best three-round performance of the season…second-round 73 was his low round of the season and the team's best score of the round...finished 24th at the Horizon League Championships with a 235 (77-81-77)...that was YSU's second-best individual finish at the league meet...earned his third letter.

2016-17 (Sophomore): Competed in all 12 tournaments and played in 33 rounds...averaged 76.3 strokes per round...was the only YSU golfer to see action in every round on the year...had a three-round total of 219 at the NKU Fall Collegiate Classic with a low round of 70 in the third round and finished 12th at the tournament...had a two-round total of 154 (79-75) at the RMU Colonial Invitational to finish ninth...was YSU's top finisher at the Horizon League Championships...finished 24th at Horizon League Championships with a three-round total of 233 featuring a 75 in the first round...was YSU's top finisher in four tournaments...had a three-round 235 (77-82-76) at the Northern Illinois Intercollegiate...carded a three-round 218 (73-71-74) at the EKU Intercollegiate to lead the team...earned his second letter.

2015-16 (Redshirt Freshman): Competed in nine tournaments and played 25 rounds...averaged 77.2 strokes per round...finished 30th in Horizon League Championships debut...had a three-round total of 237 with rounds of 79, 81 and 77...YSU counted first and third round scores towards team total...played in final seven events of the season...best finish was 19th at the Colgate Invitational with a three-round 234...had a season-low round of 69 during second round play...had three-round 225 at the NKU Fall Collegiate Classic featuring a second-round 72...had a three-round 226 at the Jackrabbit Invitational and opened the tournament with a 70...had a three-round total of 222 (74-72-76) at the Greenbrier Collegiate Invitational...carded a 240 at the Penn State Rutherford Intercollegiate...earned his first letter.

2014-15 (Freshman): Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Was a two-time All-American Conference selection...average of 36.5 per nine holes as a senior was his career best...helped Poland win the AAC championship as a junior...was a three-year letterwinner.

PERSONAL: Major is accounting...is the 2017-18 recipient of the The Gene D'Antonio and Alice Lipnicki D'Antonio Memorial Scholarship.

More about Jason:

Why I chose YSU: Great campus atmosphere, right fit for golf and for my major.

The best thing about Coach Joy is: He is extremely knowledgeable about the game of golf.  

The best thing about being a Penguin golfer: I get to play against some of the top schools in the nation.

The best thing about going to school at YSU is: The Williamson College of Business Administration.

At 150 yards, I pull out my: 8 iron

My favorite club in my bag is my: Putter

My favorite golf course: Wolf Creek Golf Club (Mesquite Nev.)

My favorite golfer: John Daly

My golf superstitions/rituals are: None

Person I would love to play a round of golf with: Justin Thomas 

My greatest sports moment: Being in second place after two rounds of my first collegiate event.

Best career competitive round: 69 (3 under)

Hobbies: Hanging out with friends. 

Post-college plans/ambitions: Plan on becoming a CPA.