Linus Vaisanen

Linus Vaisanen

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Helsinki, Finland

Last College:
University of San Diego

05/05/2014

Swinging Into San Antonio

UCF men's golf team seeded No. 2 at NCAA Regional.

04/29/2014

Runner-Up Finish

UCF takes runner-up finish; Three Knights finish in top 10.

04/28/2014

Surviving the Snake Pit

Knights hold one-stroke advantage at AAC Championship, being played at Copperhead in Innisbrook, Fla.

04/27/2014

Strong Start

Knights lead after one round at American Athletic Conference Championship.

04/24/2014

No. 7 Knights Ready for American Championship

Trio of seniors leads top-seeded UCF, as conference championship begins Sunday.

As a Junior (2013-14)
•Shot a career-best 65, the lowest score by any Knight in 2013-14, in the final round of the Gator Invitational securing 4th place for UCF
• Helped the Knights to a runner-up finish at the Isleworth Collegiate Invitational
• Tied for 32nd at the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate
• Finished even par and fourth place at the Adams Cup of Newport, helping the Knights to their second straight win of the 2013 season
• Top 30 finish at the Northern Intercollegiate, helping UCF to a team victory

Prior to UCF
• Played two seasons at the University of San Diego
• Finished 23rd at West Coast Conference Championship as a sophomore
• Took fifth at the Bill Cullum Invitational as a sophomore
• Held a scoring average of 74.81 and a season-low score of 68 in 2012-13
• As a freshman, he competed in 11 tournaments for the Toreros
• Finished with a scoring average of 75.7 as a freshman

Personal
• Majoring in Finance
• Born Jan. 8, 1992 in Helsinki, Finland
• Son of Ilkka and Evi Vaisanen
• Also played hockey (7 years) and basketball (2 years)

OFFICIAL MERCHANDISE OF UCF ATHLETICS