University of Iowa Athletics

Sam Meuret

Class Senior
Hometown Brunswick, Neb.
High School Plainview Public

Spring 2018 — Named a Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholar… competed in six events… tied for 14th, a season best, at the Hawkeye Invitational at five-over-par… tied for 31st at the Big Ten Championships to help Iowa to a third-place finish… posted three rounds at or below par… averaged 75 strokes per round with a low round of 70 at the Big Ten Championships… Academic All-Big Ten honoree… letterwinner.

Fall 2017 — Averaged 74 strokes per round in four tournaments… posted season bests at Golfweek Conference Challenge with low 18-hole score of 69 and low 54-hole score of 215 to tie for 16th… posted four rounds at or below par.

Spring 2017 — Competed in the Hawkeye Invitational as an individual… averaged 73.66 strokes-per-round in the 54-hole event… posted a season low 70 (-2) in the opening round… finished tied for 34th at 221 (+5) overall… Academic All-Big Ten… letterwinner.

Fall 2016 — Competed in all five tournaments, averaging 74.91 strokes per round, posting one round at or below par… season best finish came at the Gopher Invitational, finishing in a tie for third individually with a three-round total of 214 (-2)… lowest round of the season cam during the final round of the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate carding an even par 71.

Spring 2016 — Competed in four events, averaging 76.08 strokes per round while shooting at or below par in four rounds… compiled an 0-2 record at the Big Ten Match Play Championships… tied for 61st at the Schenkel Invitational following a three-round 220 (+4; 72, 72, 76)… carded the lowest 54-hole score of his career at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational, firing a 217 (+4; 68, 71, 78)… his four-under-par 68 in the first round of the ASU Thunderbird Invitational marks the lowest 18-hole score of his career… recorded the first hole-in-one of his career at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational… Helped Iowa to a second place finish at the Hawkeye Invitational, tying for 45th at 225 (+9; 73, 77, 75)… competed in his second straight NCAA Regional, tying for 72nd at 251 (+35; 87, 82, 82)… Academic All-Big Ten honoree… letterwinner.

Fall 2015 — Competed in two events, averaging 78.67 strokes per round… finished in 78th place at the Gopher Invitational, recording a 244 (+31)… competed at the John Dallio Memorial as an individual, carding a 12-over-par 228 to finish tied for fifth — his best career finish and first top-10 finish.

Spring 2015 — Competed in three tournaments, averaging 73.89 strokes per round while recording four rounds at or below par… made his collegiate debut at the Big Ten Match Play Championships, notching a 1-1-0 record… competed as an individual at the Schenkel Invitational, tying for 72nd after carding a 223 (+7)… competed as an individual at the Hawkeye-GRE Invitational, firing a 219 (+3) to tie for 23rd, marking his best finish of the season… also fired his lowest 18-hole score (70) of the year in the opening round… tied for 61st at NCAA Regionals after recording a 223 (+13)… letterwinner.

Fall 2014 — Did not see any action.

High School — Four time all-conference selection at Plainview Public High School… owns lowest nine-hole record (30) and season average (72.6) in Plainview Public High School history… owns lowest NENAC Conference nine and 18-hole records (30, 69)… won 2013 U.S. Junior Amateur qualifier… won 2013 Nebraska Junior title… won 2013 Nebraska Class C State Championship.

More About Meuret
Best Career Round: 60
Favorite Club: Driver
Favorite Course: Martis Camp
Favorite Food: Breakfast Sandwich
Favorite Movie: Shawshank Redemption
Favorite Professional Golfer: Tiger Woods
Most Influential Person: Anyone in my family

Year Rds. Strokes Avg. Low
2017-18 25 1,863 74.52 69
2016-17 15 1,120 74.67 70
2015-16 18 1,385 76.94 68
2014-15 9 665 73.89 70
Career 67 5,033 75.11 68