Greg Forest

Greg Forest

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Palm City, Fla.

High School:
Martin County

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 180

As a Senior (2008-09): Tied for 34th at The Hummingbird Intercollegiate in Sapphire, N.C., as the Knights won the team title... led UCF with a 28th-place finish at the Isleworth-UCF Collegiate Invitational in Windermere, Fla... finished at 226 (+10)... ... helped UCF to a fourth-place showing at The Prestige at PGA WEST in La Quinta, Calif... tied for 49th at the event... participated in the season-opening Carpet Capital Collegiate in Rocky Face, Ga.

As a Junior (2007-08): Selected to the All-Conference USA First Team... earned a spot on the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll... participated in 11 of the team's 12 events... posted a 73.3 stroke average... had 11 rounds of par or better... recorded four top-10 showings... competed for the Knights at the NCAA West Regional in Bremerton, Wash... posted a one-over 73 in the second round... at the C-USA Championship in Texarkana, Ark., tied for 35th... carded a one-under 71 to open the tournament... tied for sixth at the UK Bluegrass Invitational in Lexington, Ky., as the Knights won the team title... posted a 225 (+12) at the three-round event... carded a one-over 72 in the final round... helped the Knights to a fifth-place showing at the Morris Williams Intercollegiate in Austin, Texas... tied for 17th at the event... posted a one-under 70 in the second round... at the Hootie at Bulls Bay in Awendaw, S.C., tied for seventh (211, -2)... opened the event with a one-under 70 and concluded the tournament with a two-under 69... claimed co-medalist honors at the Rio Pinar Invitational in Orlando... finished the event at 205 (-11)... in the second round, fired an eight-under 64, which matched the UCF single-round record... opened the spring at the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., and tied for 59th... led the Knights to a third-place finish at the UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate Championship in Greensboro, N.C... finished third at 212 (-4)... in the final round, carded a 6-under 66... at the Isleworth-UCF Collegiate Invitational in Windermere, Fla., tied for 21st at 218 (+2)... recorded a four-under 68 in the first round... tied for 23rd at the Prestige at PGA WEST in Palm Springs, Calif... posted a 219 (+3) at the three-round event... opened play with a three-under 69... tied for 49th at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate in Birmingham, Ala... following the season, competed in the Northeast Amateur in Rumford, R.I... also participated in the Southern Amateur, which was held in Orlando.

As a Sophomore (2006-07): Selected to the Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll... one of two UCF golfers to participate in all 11 events... had three top-10 finishes... recorded the second-lowest stroke average on the team (74.4)... tied for 59th at the NCAA East Regional in Alpharetta, Ga... at the C-USA Championship in Texarkana, Ark., tied for 22nd... competing at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate in Awendaw, S.C., tied for second at seven-under 206... fired a five-under 66 in the first round... garnered C-USA Golfer of the Week honors after the event... tied for fifth at the John Hayt Invitational in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (four-over 220)... opened the year by tying for fourth at the Topy Cup in Japan... carded a two-under 214 at the event and posted a four-under 68 in the first round.

As a Freshman (2005-06): Garnered All-Conference USA Freshman Team honors... received league academic honor roll recognition... played in nine of the 11 events on the year... registered four top-20 finishes... fired a final-round four-under 68 at the Rio Pinar Intercollegiate to tie for second at even-par 216... earned C-USA Golfer of the Week honors following the event... tied for 13th at the Gator Invitational in Gainesville... tied for 15th at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational in Tempe, Ariz., and finished in a tie for 11th at the C-USA Championship in West Point, Miss... tied Sonny Nimkhum for the team lead with three rounds in the 60s on the year, all of which were recorded in final rounds.

Prior to UCF: Attended Martin County High School... tallied 12 high school wins... selected as the Treasure Coast player of the year twice... two-time all-area honoree by the Palm Beach Post... registered four top-10 finishes on the American Junior Golf Association circuit... competed in two U.S. Junior Amateur Championships... two-time Jack Nicklaus Junior Championship winner... earned AJGA All-America Third Team honors in 2004 and was listed in the top-20 in the Golfweek/Titleist Junior Rankings... was ranked second in Florida by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard.

Personal: Born in Stuart, Fla... son of Greg and Eileen Forest... majoring in finance.

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