Hayden Eckert
Hayden  Eckert

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Buhl, Idaho

High School:
Buhl

Experience:
1L


2016-17 (Fr.): Finished the season with a stroke average of 73.72 over 25 rounds… Season-low 54-hole score was a 3-over 213 (71-77-65) at the Notre Dame-hosted Gridiron Classic… Season-best tournament finish came at the OGIO-hosted Utah Invitational, where he tied for seventh with a 2-over 144 (74-70), which led all Aggies… Also tied for first among USU golfers at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic, shooting a 1-over 217 (71-72-74)… Had one round in the 60s, a career-low 65 at the Notre Dame Gridiron Classic… Had six rounds under par, helping him to one finish under par, a 1-under 215 (72-71-72) at the South Dakota State-hosted Jackrabbit Invitational.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Buhl (Idaho) High School... Had a 69.3 scoring average as a senior as he tied for first in state before losing in a playoff... Won the 2015 3A individual title and was named the 2015 KMVT-TV Golfer of the Year... As a sophomore in 2014, he tied for first at state and lost in a playoff... Was a part of four-consecutive Idaho 3A State Golf Championship teams from 2013-16... Was also a four-year letterwinner in basketball, averaging 19.8 points, 4.5 assists and 2.4 steals per game as a senior... As a basketball player, he was named the 2016 SCIC Player of the Year, Idaho All-State All-Star, Wendy’s National Heisman State Finalist, and was named to the IDSports.com All-Tournament Team and the East-West All-Star game... Was named the 2015 Times-News Player of the Year and the 2015 KMVT-TV Player of the Year, and earned first-team all-state honors in 2014-16... Graduated ninth in his class with a 3.82 GPA.

Personal: Son of Mike and Richelle Eckert... Has two younger sisters... Majoring in agri-business.

Year Rds-Stks Lo-Hi Avg. Low 54 Top Finish
2017 (Fr.) 25-1,843 65-81 73.72 213 T7th
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