Week #8: Michigan to Begin Spring Break at North Ranch Collegiate
Junior (2011-12) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Started eight tournaments ... Played in all five fall tournaments and three spring tournaments ...Led U-M in one event ... Posted one top-20 finish, with one top-10 ... Posted a season-best 10th place finish at the Wolverine Intercollegiate (Sept. 12-13) ... Averaging 77.50 strokes per round in third season ... Shot 13-of-18 rounds below 80, with six at-or-below 75 and two sub-70 rounds ... Shot two rounds of par-or-better ... Tied his career-best single round total with a four-under 66 in the second round of the Windon Memorial Classic (Oct. 16-17) ... Averaged 233.80 per 54-hole event ... Posted one 54-hole event at-or-below par -- even par 213 (72-68-73) at the Wolverine Intercollegiate ...Tallied a career-best 54-hole tournament total of even par 213 (70-66-71) at the Wolverine Intercollegiate.
Sophomore (2010-11) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Started all 14 tournaments, one of three Wolverines to do so ... Played in all five fall and all nine spring events ... Led U-M in two events ... Posted four top-20 finishes, with one top-10 ... Posted a season-best tie for seventh finish at the Illini Spring Classic (April 16-17) ... Helped U-M to team title at the Windon Memorial Classic (Sept. 26-27) ... Helped U-M to a fifth-place finish at the Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 11-12), finishing with a 1-2 record ... Helped U-M to a tie for sixth-place team finish at Big Ten Championships (April 29-May 1) ... Tied for 13th individually at 295 (71-74-78-72) ... Helped U-M earn bid to the NCAA Central Regional (May 19-21), its fourth straight regional appearance ... Helped U-M win first regional title in program history ... Tied for 16th individually at 215 (68-75-72) ... Helped U-M advance to the NCAA Championships (May 31-June 2) for the second time in three years ... Tied for 106th at 232 (84-74-74) ... Helped U-M to a 10th-place team finish at NCAA Championships, missing the NCAA Match Play Finals by three strokes ... Ended second season averaging 74.44 strokes per round ... Shot 35-of-39 rounds below 80, with 23 at-or-below 75 and three below 70 ... Shot eight rounds of par-or-better ... Shot a season-best 68, twice -- second round (-4) at the Illini Spring Classic and first round (-3) of the NCAA Central Regional ... Tallied a career-best 36-hole tournament total of 147 (79-68) at the Illini Spring Classic ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 215 (68-75-72) at the NCAA Central Regional ... Tallied a season-best 72-hole tournament total 295 (71-74-78-72) at the Big Ten Championships.
Freshman (2009-10) ... Division I PING All-Midwest Region ... Big Ten Freshman of the Year, unanimous selection ... Became just the second Wolverine to be named FOY ... Big Ten Championships All-Tournament Team ... Big Ten Match Play Championships All-Tournament Team ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Started all 12 tournaments, one of four Wolverines to do so ... Played in all five fall and all seven spring events ... Made collegiate debut and first career start at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate (Sept. 12-13) ... Led U-M in one event ... Posted four top-20 finishes, with three top-10 and one top-five ... Had a career-best fifth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (April 30-May 2) ... Helped U-M to team title at the Wolverine at Radrick Farms ... Helped U-M to a sixth-place team finish at the Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 12-13), finishing with a 2-0-1 record ... Helped U-M to a fourth-place team finish at Big Ten Championships ... Finished fifth individually at 287 (69-73-71-74) ... Helped U-M tie for sixth-place team finish at the NCAA Central Regional (May 20-22, its third straight regional appearance ... Tied for 66th individually at 227 (75-73-79) ... Ended first season averaging 73.67 strokes per round, which was the second best average for a freshman in U-M history ... Shot 31-of-33 rounds below 80, with 24 at-or-below 75 and five below 70 ... Shot 10 rounds at-or-below par ... Shot a career-best six-under 66 in the first round of the Bridgestone Intercollegiate (Oct. 24-25) ... Averaged 220.89 per 54-hole event ... Posted two 54-hole events below par -- six-under 210 (69-69-72) at the Wolverine at Radrick Farms and five-under 211 (66-69-76) at the Bridgestone Intercollegiate ... Tallied a season-best 36-hole tournament total of 156 (82-74) at the Bridgestone Intercollegiate (Oct. 24-25) ... Tallied a career-best 54-hole tournament total of six-under 210 (69-69-72) at the Wolverine at Radrick Farms ... Tallied a career-best 72-hole tournament total of 287 (69-73-71-74) at the Big Ten Championships.
Prep ... Whitefish Bay High School (2009) ... Rated as the No. 31 senior in the class of 2009 by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard ... 2007 Wisconsin Player of the Year ... Medalist at the 2007 WIAA Division I state championships ... 2008 Wisconsin High School first team selection ... Three-time conference Player of the Year (2007, '08, '09) ... Four-time conference first team selection (2006, '07, '08, '09) ... Medalist runner up at the 2008 Wisconsin's Junior Boy's Championship and the 2008 AJGA Future Legends ... Tie for eighth at the 2008 ReBath Heather Farr Classic ... Tied for 19th at the 2008 HP Boy's Junior Championship ...Medalist runner up at the 2007 Midwest Player's Championship ... Tied for fifth at the 2007 AJGA SAP Junior Open.
Personal ... Given name is John David Schultz ... Son of Amy and David Schultz ... Born July 23, 1990 in Milwaukee, Wis. ... Sister, Sara, is a senior at Wisconsin ... Enrolled in the College of Engineering ... Engineering major.
What's In Schultz's Bag? ... Driver: Titleist 905R ... Woods: Cleveland ... Irons: Mizuno MP32 ... Wedges: Titleist Vokey ... Putter: Rife ... Ball: Titleist Pro V1x ... Glove: FootJoy ... Favorite Club: Putter ... Favorite Course: Victoria National (Newburgh, Ind.) ... Best Career Round: 66 (-6), Forest Oaks Country Club (Greensboro, N.C.), college event: 2009 Bridgestone Intercollegiate (1st round) ... Superstitions/Rituals: none.