University of Iowa Athletics

James Reiss

Class Senior
Hometown Aldeburgh, England
High School Woodbridge School

2010 Spring – Did not compete.
2009 Fall – Competed at Fighting Irish Classic… posted a 54-hole score of 242.

2009 Spring – Did not compete.

2008 Fall – Did not compete.

2008 Summer – Shot a round of 73 at British Open Qualifying, missing cut by three strokes.

2008 Spring – Saw first career action at Kepler Intercollegiate… posted a 54-hole score of 252… finished season with a scoring average of 84.

2007 Fall – Did not see action.

High School – Winner of the 2007 Nick Faldo series Midland and East Anglia region event at Brancaster… captured the 2006 Rushmere Junior Open… captain of the winning team of the HMC Foursomes in South East Region… captained Woodbridge School to fourth in the UK at national finals… placed 24th at the 2007 Scottish Youths Open Championship… finished 21st at the 2007 Midland Open Amateur Championship… shot a personal best 18-hole score of 67 at the 2007 Midland Open… captured the Aldeburgh Junior Club Championship three straight years… runner-up in Hintlesham Junior Club Championship… winner of the Suffolk Golf Union Reiss Trophy… semifinalist in the Suffolk junior match play… recorded a stroke average of 72.6 in 2006… also a Woodbridge School field hockey first team captain… qualified as a community sports leader.

Personal — Born July 27, 1988… mother is Jane Reiss Watson and stepfather is Peter Watson… communications major… has three sisters, one of whom played for England[apos]s U21[apos]s Lacrosse team.

Reiss[apos] Career ResultsYear		Rds.	Strokes	Avg.	Low2008 Spring	3	252	84.0	822009 Fall	3	242	80.7	78Career		6	494	82.3	78

What[apos]s In Your Bag?
Driver: King Cobra HS9
3 Wood: Taylor Made
Irons: Mizuno MP
More About Reiss
Best Career Round: 67
Favorite Club: Putter
Favorite Course: Aldeburgh
Favorite Golfer: Nick Faldo
Favorite Food: Thai
Favorite Movie(s): Gladiator and Top Gun
Favorite TV Show: Smallville
Hobbies: Field hockey, soccer snowboarding and wake boarding
Career Ambition: Tour professional
Most Influential Person: My mother