University of Iowa Athletics

Mac McClear

Class Jr.
Hometown Hinsdale, Ill.
High School Hinsdale Central
Mac McClear - Men's Golf - University of Iowa Athletics

Fall 2021– Placed eighth at the Notre Dame Fighting Irish Classic with a four-under par score of 206; shot two rounds of 67 at the Fighting Irish Classic, marking a personal low for the fall slate… 72.7 stroke average matched second-lowest on the team through four fall events.

Spring 2021 — Unanimous first-team All-Big Ten honoree… named to the All-Big Ten Championships Team… named to Division I PING All-Midwest Regional Team… medalist in two tournaments (Spartan Collegiate at Sea Island; Big Ten Championships)… Iowa’s fourth Big Ten Champion; only Big Ten golfer to finish under par in windy conditions at Big Ten Championships… earned Big Ten Golfer of the Week honors after winning the Spartan Collegiate at Sea Island… ranked second on the team in scoring average (71.38) and rounds at or below par (11)… posted a career-best 206 twice, equaling the fifth-lowest 54-hole score in program history (Spartan Collegiate at Sea Island; Hawkeye Invitational)… four top-20 finishes, including finishing in the top-1o three times… fired a 65 in the final round of the Spartan Collegiate at Sea Island, equaling the fourth-lowest score in school history… posted three of the six lowest 18-hole scores… went 2-2-0 in helping Iowa finish runners-up at Big Ten Match Play… letterwinner.

Spring 2020 — Competed in all three tournaments… finished 1-2-1 at the Big Ten Match Play Championships… tied for 71st at the Puerto Rico Classic with a three-round total of 234 (+18)… competed as an individual at the Colleton River Collegiate, tying for 76th with a 54-hole score of 233 (+17)… season canceled by Big Ten Conference and NCAA on March 12, due to concerns of coronavirus (COVID-19)… Spring Semester Dean’s List honoree… letterwinner.

Fall 2019 — Competed in last two tournaments… tied for 23rd in Hawkeye debut at the Notre Dame Fighting Irish Classic with a 54-hole score of 214 (+1)… fired a personal-best 67 (-4) in the second round of the Fighting Irish Classic to tie for the sixth-lowest 18-hole round in program history… totaled two rounds at or below par and averaged 73.7 strokes-per-round.

High School — Fifth ranked golfer in Illinois in the class of 2019… finished fifth at state as an individual the past two years… won the high school team championship three times… recorded a career-best second place finish in the American Junior Golf Association.

Year Rds. Strokes Avg. Low
2021-22 30 2,168 72.3 64
2020-21 21 1,499 71.38 65
2019-20 12 909 75.75 67
Career 63 4,576 72.63 64