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 John Edler
Spring 2017: Posted 76.1 spring average and 75.9 for the full 2016-17 season ... closed out his career with his best round of the spring, a 2-over 72 in the final round of the Patriot League Championship ... shot 78-73-72 to finish T-31st ... Fall 2016: Posted 75.6 average in seven rounds over three tournaments ... shot 71-72 (+3) in a T-9th finish at the Bucknell Invitational ... closed the Colgate Invitational with an even-par 72 ... Spring 2016: Averaged 77.4 for the spring and 76.4 for the full season ... spring highlight was a runner-up finish (75-71) in Bucknell's team victory at the Yale Spring Invitational ... season-best 1-over 71 in the second round was the difference ... placed 32nd (77-78-79) at the Patriot League Championship ... Fall 2015: Appeared in three events, compiling a 75.0 average in seven rounds ... finished the fall with a 3rd-place finish (72-77) at the Lehigh Invitational, helping Bucknell to the team title ... shot 72 three times ... Spring 2015: Recorded a 75.2 spring average, which was No. 2 on the team by a tenth of a stroke behind Daniel Levin ... averaged 75.8 for the full season, also a close second on the squad ... appeared in four spring events, highlighted by a 4th-place finish at the Saint Francis Invitational (72-74-71) ... finished T-20th (77-76-77) at the Patriot League Championship ... Fall 2014: Appeared in five fall events and ranked third on the team with a 76.4 average ... best showing came at the Binghamton Invitational, where he was even par over 36 holes (72-72) and finished T-6th ... also had a top-20 finish (T-15th) at the Bucknell Invitational ... Spring 2014: Posted a 77.3 spring average (76.4 for full season) ... finished 24th at first Patriot League Championship, shooting 77-82-72 at West Point GC ... 2-over 72 in final round was his best spring score ... Fall 2013: Made a strong debut, averaging 75.8 while playing in five of the team's six tournaments ... best round was a 1-over 73 at the Cornell Invitational ... 12 of 13 rounds were in the 70s ... finished T-8th for his first career top-10 at the Lehigh Invitational ... Personal: Born May 15, 1995 in West Long Branch, N.J. ... parents are Doug and Andrea Edler ... has two brothers, Charlie and Stephen ... Charlie was a member of the Dartmouth golf team before graduating in 2015 ... Charlie and John were paired together in a few tournaments ... father played baseball at Harvard and mother was on the softball and swimming teams at Vermont ... grandmother, Marguerite Borden, is a member of the Bucknell Class of 1958 ... second team all-state selection as a senior in 2013 ... First Team All-Shore in 2011 and 2013 and Shore Player of the Year in 2013 ... won the 2013 Monmouth County Championship by three shots for his second career county title ... later won the NJSIAA Central/South Group II sectional as part of another team victory ... at the NJSIAA Tournament of Champions, shot 73 to finish T-10th in the state ... part of three state championship teams ... two-year team captain ... majoring in history and economics ... member of Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fair Haven, N.J.
High School: Rumson-Fair Haven
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