Brandon Bauman
Brandon Bauman
Height: 5-8
Weight: 145
Year: Senior
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
High School: Palo Verde HS
Honors : 2016-17 - First Team All-Big West
Honors: 2015-16 - Big West Player of the Year
Honors: 2015-16 - First Team All-Big West

As a junior, Brandon Bauman was named First Team All-Big West after helping the Gauchos to the league championship...Played all 36 tournament rounds in 2016-17...Totaled 2,603 strokes, an average of 72.31 per round...Had four top-10 finishes, including three in a row to end the regular season...During the fall portion of the schedule, Bauman tied for third at the Bill Cullum Invitational when he shot an 9-under par 207...His effort at the Bill Cullm Invitational included a season-best 8-under 64 in the second round and his stroke average of 69.00 for the tournament was also a season-best...Tied for second at the Sacramento State Invitational by shooting a 3-under par 213...Tied for third at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic, shooting an 8-under 208, including a 4-under par second round and 6-under par third round...Bauman's other top-10 finish was a tie for sixth at the Cal Poly Shootout with a 4-under par 212...In all, he had 15 rounds under par and two others at par...Bauman carded eight scores in the 60s...Finished with a record of 680-246-38.

Bauman was the Big West Player of the Year and a First Team All-Big West selection as a sophomore...Bauman became the third player in school history to win the Big West Conference individual title when he shot a 4-under par 212 in the tournament at Wood Ranch Golf Course in Simi Valley, Calif...Has had one of the best seasons in UCSB golf history, playing in all 11 tournaments for the Gauchos and recording a school record 71.54 stroke average...In addition to winning the Big West medalist honors, he also won championships at the UC Riverside Winter Intercollegiate with an even-par 216 and the Wyoming Cowboy Classic with an 11-under par 205...Had five top-5 finishes and seven top-10 finishes...Shot 15 rounds under par and nine at par...Finished the regular season by shooting nine straight rounds at or under par with eight of those rounds being under par...Carded a season-best 67in the first round at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic...10 of his 11 first rounds were at or under par, seven of his 11 second and third rounds were at or under par.


Bauman competed in seven tournament as a freshman at UCSB...Completed his season on a very high note as he was the Gauchos' top finisher at the Big West Conference Championship...Shot an even-par 216 to finish tied for sixth at the league tournament...Carded a 4-under par 68 in the final round at the Big West Championship, equaling his lowest round of the season...Also shot a 4-under par 68 in the irst round at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic...Shot five rounds at or under par as a freshman...His other top-20 finish came at the OGIO-UCSB Intercollegiate when he tied for 13th with a 6-over par 222...Bauman's lowest scoring tournament was at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic when he shot a 214 and finished 28th...On the season, he took 1,572 shots in his 21 rounds, an average of 74.86 shots per round.