Alexander Sitompul
Alexander Sitompul

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jakarta, Indonesia

High School:
Bradenton Prep Academy [Bradenton, Fla.]

Swing:
Right


At Michigan ... Division I PING All-America, honorable mention (2009) ... Helped U-M to four straight NCAA regional appearances ... Helped U-M advance to NCAA Championships (2009) ... Helped U-M to a national semifinalist finish in 2009 ... Started 35-of-38 career events ... Led U-M in seven career events ... Posted 12 top-20 finishes, with six top-10 and three top-five ... Shot 28 career rounds at-or-below par ... Shot a career-best four-under 66 in the first round of the 2010 NCAA Central Regional (May 20-22), which is tied for the third lowest round in U-M history ... Holds a 74.02 career scoring average, which ranks fourth all-time at U-M ... Holds a 4-4-3 career match play record.

Senior (2010-11) ... Started six tournaments ... Played in two fall and four spring events ... Led U-M in two events ... Posted two top-20 finishes, with one top-10 ... Posted a season-best tie for sixth-place finish at the LSU Intercollegiate (April 2-3) ... 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 1-1-1 record ... Helped U-M to a tie for sixth-place team finish at Big Ten Championships (April 29-May 1), its highest finish in 13 years ... Tied for 28th individually at 302 (76-73-83-70) ... Ended fourth season averaging 74.44 strokes per round ... Shot 15-of-16 rounds below 80, with 11 at-or-below 75 ... Shot three rounds of par-or-better ... Shot a season-best two-under 70 in the fourth round of the Big Ten Championships (April 29-May 1) ... Averaged 222.25 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 219 (70-71-78) at the LSU Intercollegiate ... Tallied a season-best 72-hole tournament total of 302 (76-73-83-70) at the Big Ten Championships.

Junior (2009-10) ... Played in nine tournaments, with eight starts ... Played in two fall and all seven spring events ... Posted one top-20 finish ... Posted a season-best tie for 19th individually at the NCAA Central Regional (May 20-22) ... Played in additional fall event, following invitation to compete as an individual to the Western Refining College All-American Golf Classic (Nov. 23-24) ... Finished 31st individually at 225 (75-73-77) ... Helped U-M to team title at the Wolverine at Radrick Farms, non-starter ... Helped U-M to a sixth-place finish at the Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 12-13), finishing with a 1-1-1 record ... Helped U-M to a fourth-place team finish at Big Ten Championships (April 30-May 2), its highest finish in 13 years ... Tied for 48th individually at 310 (71-81-82-76) ... Helped U-M tie for sixth-place team finish at the NCAA Central Regional, its third straight regional appearance ... Tied for 19th individually at even-par 210 total (66-75-69) ... Ended third season averaging 74.56 strokes per round ... Shot 21-of-25 rounds below 80, with 16 at-or-below 75 with two sub-70 rounds ... Shot four rounds at-or-below par ... Shot a career-best four-under 66 in the first round of the NCAA Central Regional ... Averaged 222.00 per 54-hole event ... Posted one 54-hole event at-or-below par -- even-par 210 (66-75-69) at NCAA Central Regional ... Tallied a career-best 54-hole tournament total of even-par 210 (66-75-69) at the NCAA Central Regional ... Tallied a season-best 72-hole tournament total of 310 (71-81-82-76) at the Big Ten Championships.

Sophomore (2008-09) ... Division I PING All-America, honorable mention ... Started 12 tournaments ... Played in four fall and eight spring events ... Led U-M in two events ... Posted five top-20 finishes, including two top-10 and one top-five ... Posted a career-best tie for third-place finish at the River Landing Intercollegiate (April 10-11) ... Helped U-M to two team titles -- Wolf Run Intercollegiate (Sept. 13-14) and Wolverine Intercollegiate (Sept. 20-21) ... Helped U-M to a runner-up finish at the inaugural Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 13-14), finishing with a 1-1-1 record ... Helped U-M tie for eighth at Big Ten Championships (May 1-3) ... Tied for 17th individually at 295 (69-79-74-73) ... Helped U-M to a fifth-place team finish at the NCAA Southwest Regional (May 14-16) ... Helped U-M advance to the NCAA Championships for the first time 12 years ... Tied for 31st individually at 225 (77-76-72) ... U-M's second straight regional appearance ... Helped U-M advanced to NCAA Team Match Play Finals after a sixth-place stroke play team finish ... Finished sixth individually at two-under 211 (72-69-70), earning All-American honors ... Helped U-M advance to national semifinal after 3-2 win over No. 3 seed USC in quarterfinal ... Lost to No. 7 seed and eventual national champion Texas A&M, 3-1-1 in semifinal ... Finished with a 1-1 match play record ... Ended second season averaging 73.46 strokes per round ... Shot 31-of-31 rounds below 80, with 23 at-or-below 75 with four sub-70 rounds ... Shot 10 rounds at-or-below par ... Shot a season-best three-under 68 in the second round of the Wolverine Intercollegiate ... Averaged 219.25 per 54-hole event ... Posted three 54-hole events at-or-below par -- five-under 211 (70-71-70) at the River Landing Intercollegiate, two-under 211 (72-69-70) at the NCAA Championships, even-par 213 (74-69-70) at the Wolverine Intercollegiate ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 211, two times -- five-under 211 (70-71-70) at the River Landing Intercollegiate and two-under 211 (72-69-70) at the NCAA Championships ... Tallied a career-best 72-hole tournament total of 295 (69-79-74-73) at the Big Ten Championships.

Freshman (2007-08) ... Played in 11 tournaments, with 10 starts ... Played in five fall tournaments and six spring events ... Led U-M in three events ... Posted four top-20 finishes, including three top-10 and two top-five ... Posted a season-best tie for fourth at The Prestige (Oct. 15-16) ... Helped U-M to two team titles -- Purdue's Midwest Shootout (Sept. 8) and the Wolverine at Mission Inn (Nov. 5-6) ... Helped U-M to runner-up finishes at Wolf Run Intercollegiate (Sept. 22-23) and The Maxwell (May 10-11) ... Helped U-M to fifth-place team finish at Big Ten Tournament (April 25-27), its best finish in 10 years ... Tied for 38th individually at 308 (74-76-80-78) ... Helped U-M tie for 12th-place team finish at the NCAA Central Regional (May 15-17), its first regional appearance in eight years ... Tied for 33rd individually at 225 (70-77-78) ... Ended first season averaging 74.22 strokes per round, which was the fourth best average for a freshman in U-M history ... Shot 29-of-32 below 80, with 21 at-or-below 75 and three sub-70 rounds ... Shot eight rounds at-or-below par ... Shot a season-best four-under 67 in the first round of the Windon Memorial Classic (Oct. 7-8) ... Averaged 220.78 per 54-hole event ... Posted one 54-hole events at-or-below par -- four-under 212 (74-70-68) at The Prestige ... Tallied a career-best 18-hole tournament total of 80 at Purdue's Midwest Shootout ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of four-under 212 (74-70-68) at the Prestige (Oct. 15-16) ... Tallied a season-best 72-hole tournament total of 308 (74-76-80-78) at the Big Ten Championships.

Prep ... Bradenton Prep Academy (2007) ... Helped Bradenton Prep to 2005 Florida State Championship (298-279/577) ... Tied for fourth at the 2005 Florida State Championships (70-71/141) ... Helped Bradenton Prep to 2004 Florida State Runner-up (299-296/595) ... Tied for 23rd at the 2004 Florida State Championships (74-76/150) ... No. 18 rated senior in country by Golfweek ... A player on the AJGA and FCWT circuits, posted three top five individual finishes in 2006 including medalist runner-up honors at the First American Title Junior Classic, a third place showing at the Southern Junior Championship, and a fourth place finish at the FCWT Mission Inn Junior Masters ... Added top 10 finishes at the Richmond Junior (tie-sixth), FCWT IMGA/DLGA Championship (seventh), CorseMax/Philadelphia Runner Junior (tie-eighth), HP Boy's Junior Championship (10th), and FCWT National Championship (10th) ... Finished 20th at the Western Junior Amateur and tied for 21st at the PING Invitational.

Personal ... Given name Alexander Soloman Sitompul ... Son of Joyce and Saibun Sitompul ... Born February 13, 1990 ... Sister, Caramia, is a sophomore on the U-M Women's Golf team ...Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... General Studies major.

What's In Sitompul's Bag? ... Driver: Titleist 905R, 8.5 degree ... Woods: Titleist 3-wood and hybrid ... Irons: Titleiest 735 ZM ... Wedges: Titleist Vokey ... Putter: Lefthanded, Scotty Cameron Futura Phantom ... Ball: Titleist Pro-V1x ... Glove: FootJoy ... Favorite Club: Driver ... Favorite Course: None really, just the one I am playing on at the moment ... Career Best Round: 66 (-5), Warren Golf Course (South Bend, Ind.), college event: 2010 NCAA Central Regional (1st round) ... Superstitions/Rituals: None.

Year

Events

Starts

Rounds

Strokes

Average

Top 18

Top 36

Top 54

Top 72

Match Play

Top 5

Top 10

Top 20

Par or Under

2007-08

11

10

32

2375

74.22

67

-

212

308

-

2

3

4

8

2008-09

12

12

31

2268

73.16

68

-

211

295

2-2-1

1

2

5

10

2009-10

9

8

25

1864

74.56

66

-

210

310

1-1-1

0

0

1

7

2010-11

6

6

16

1191

74.44

70

-

219

302

1-1-1

0

1

2

3

Career

38

35

104

7698

74.02

66

-

210

295

4-4-3

3

6

12

28