Tom Swanson
Tom  Swanson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Missoula, Mont.

High School:
Loyola Sacred Heart High School

Swing:
Right


07/21/2016

O'Neill, Swanson Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars

O'Neill, Swanson Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars

03/06/2016

Michigan Takes Second Place in Desert Mountain Intercollegiate

Men's Golf Takes Second Place in Desert Mountain Intercollegiate

09/14/2015

Swanson Posts Career-Best Finish at Season-Opening Gopher Invite

Swanson Posts Career-Best Finish in Men's Golf Season Opener

07/26/2015

Swanson Captures Montana State Amateur Title

Swanson Captures Montana State Men's Golf Amateur Title

10/11/2014

In the Spotlight: Tom Swanson

Men's Golf Spotlight: Tom Swanson

Michigan Career
• 2x Academic All-Big Ten (2015, '16)
• Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) Team Academic Honor (2015)
• 3x U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award (2014, '15, '16)
• U-M's Jim Carras Award for Development throughout the Season (2015)

Junior (2015-16)
• One of four Wolverines to start all 11 events, along with Chris O'Neill (Sr.), Kyle Mueller (So.) and Nick Carlson (Fr.)
• Helped U-M to second straight NCAA regional appearance -- Franklin Regional (May 16-18) -- tying for 67th (75-75-75/225)
• Helped U-M to the runner-up team title at the Windon Memorial Classic (Sept. 27-28) -- tying for 35th (70-73-75/218) -- as well as Desert Mountain Intercollegiate (March 5-6) -- lead the Wolverines finishing seventh with a career-best 54-hole total of 212 (71-71-70, -4)
• Helped U-M to its best finish (tying for fourth) in six years at the Big Ten Championship (April 22-24); individually played in first career conference championship, tying for 28th (74-75-72/221)
• Helped U-M set the 54-hole team record by 15 strokes with 824 (-28) total at the MacKenzie (Oct. 12-13); tying for 77th (72-73-82/227)
• Averaged 74.79 strokes per round; shot a career-best-tying 70, twice -- third round of the Desert Mountain Intercollegiate and the first round of the Windon Memorial Classic
• Posted a 1-2 record at the Big Ten Match Play Championships (Feb. 12-13)

Sophomore (2014-15)
• Played in eight tournaments, with six starts
• Helped U-M to the team title at the Wolverine Intercollegiate (Sept. 6-7) -- tying for 42nd (75-71-76/222)
• Guided U-M to two runner-up finishes at the Big Ten Match Play Championships (Feb. 14-15) -- 2-2 record
• Helped U-M return to the NCAA regional for the first time in four years -- NCAA Washington Regional (May 14-16) -- tying for 62nd (75-77-74/226)
• Averaged 75.33 strokes per round; shot a career-best 70 (-1) in the second round of the MacKenzie (Oct. 13-14), which led to a career-best 54-hole total of 219 (75-70-74)

Freshman (2013-14)
• After battling injured hand through the summer and fall, played in six tournaments, with five starts
• Made collegiate debut as an individual at the AutoTrader.com Classic (Oct. 14-15), tying for 50th (78-72-71/221)
• Earned first collegiate start at the Invitational at the Ocean Course (Oct. 27-29), tying for 76th (83-84-76/243)
• Helped U-M to its first Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 14-15), finishing with a 1-2 record
• Averaged 76.67 strokes per round; shot a season-best 71, two times -- third round of the AutoTrader.com Classic and the second round of the Lamkin Grips San Diego Classic (March 10-11)

Prep Career
• Played at Loyola Sacred Heart High School under coach David Klein
• 4x High School Association (MHSA)Class B All-State selection (2010, '11, '12, '13)
• 4x MHSA Class B State Team Championships (2010, '11, '12, '13)
• Helped Loyola set the Class B team record with a 588 team total in 2010
• 3x medalist at the MHSA State Class B Championship: 2011 (68-72/140; four shots better than runner-up), 2012 (72-67/139; seven shots better than runner-up and tied record for lowest championship total), 2013 (71-70/141; 11 shots better than runner-up); medalist runner-up: 2010 (70-70/140, one shot away from title)
• 4x Class B Division 3 team titles (2010, '11, '12, '13)
• 2x medalist at the Class B Division 3 championship: 2012 (68) and 2013 (70); medalist runner-up: 2010 (79) and 2011 (77)
• 4x Golf Academic All-State selection (2010, '11, '12, '13)
• National Honor Society (2013)
• Played wide receiver and earned three varsity letters in football (2010, '11, '12)
• Two-year North Division USSA Ski Team.

Personal
• Given name is Thomas Devine Swanson
• Born on April 26, 1995 in Pittsburgh, Pa.
• Son of Mary Beth and Karl Swanson
• Siblings, two younger brothers, Kevin and Bryan
• Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology
• Sport Management major

What is in Tom's Bag?
Driver: Titleist 913 D3
Woods: Titleist 913F 3-wood, Titleist 913 HD Hybrid
Irons: Titleist 712 CB
Wedges: Titleist Vokey
Putter: Odyssey 2-Ball
Ball: Titleist Pro V1x
Glove: FootJoy
Favorite Club: My Driver
Favorite Course: Bandon Dunes Golf Resort (Bandon, Ore.)
Best Career Round: 61 Missoula Country Club (Missoula, Mont.)
Superstitions: I putt by lining my ball up with the x in the Pro V1x facing the hole

Year Events Starts Rds Total Avg. 18 36 54 72 T-5 T-10 T-20 Sub-Par MP
2013-14 6 5 15 1150 76.67 71 - 221 - 0 0 0 2 1-2-0
2014-15 8 6 21 1582 75.33 70 - 219 - 0 0 0 2 2-2-0
2015-16 11 11 29 2169 74.79 70 154 212 - 0 2 2 4 1-2-0
2016-17 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - - - -
Career 25 22 65 4901 75.40 70 154 212 - 0 2 2 8 4-6-0

 



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