Steve Zychowski
Steve Zychowski
Height: 6-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mendham, N.J.
High School: Oratory Prep

Tri-Captain

2011-2012:
Qualified to play in the 2012 United States Amateur Championship ... Competed in a total of 21 rounds … Led the team individually in seven events … Recorded six top-25 finishes … Averaged a team-low 75.4 strokes per round … Took home the individual title at the NEIGA Championship, shooting a two-round score of 146 … Earned Patriot League Golfer of the Month honors for October … Shot a season-low round of 71 twice, coming at the Hartford Invitational and NEIGA Championship …Shot a 153 at the two-day Shelter Harbor Classic, including a 72 in the first round … Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2010-2011: Named first team All-Patriot League … A first team All-New England Division I Golf Association selection … Competed in a team-high total of 22 rounds ... Averaged 74.5 strokes per round, leading the team ... Led the team in six events, including the Blue Devil Invitational, the MacDonald Cup, the George Washington Invitational, the Yale Spring Open, the Boston College dual match and the Patriot League Championship … Placed fourth at the Patriot League Championship with a three-round tally of 216, helping the squad to a program-best fourth place finish … Tallied a season-low round of 70 three times … Had a total of seven top 10 finishes … Was the individual medalist at the Yale Spring Open, shooting a two-round score of 146 … Selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2009-2010: Qualified to play in the 2010 United States Amateur Championship ... Named first team All-Patriot League ... Tied for the team lead with 20 rounds played ... Had lowest score for Holy Cross twice ... Shot a 224 at  the Patriot League Championship ... Shot 221 at the MacDonald Cup ... Shot 150 at the Southern New Hampshire Invitational ... Marked his lowest round of the season (70) at the the New England Championship.

High School: Named Oratory Prep’s 2009 Athlete of the Year and salutatorian of his graduating class ... A four-year member of the varsity golf team and a two-time captain under head coach Owen McGowan ... Team won NJSIAA State Sectional Championship his freshman and senior years ... In 2008 and 2009, named to the NJPGA first team All Non-Public Section B team ... Holds the school record for the lowest 18-hole tournament score with a 67 at the Mountain Valley Conference Championship ... Four-time first team All-Conference selection ... Named NJSIAA second team All-Non-Public in 2008 ... Voted team MVP three times ... Three-time member of Union County Freedom Cup team, earning most outstanding player honors in 2008 ... Also played basketball, where he was two-time team MVP, senior co-captain, earned All-County honors and scored 1,000 career points.

Personal: Son of Brian and Janina Zychowski ... Father was a two-year letterwinner in golf at Kean University ... Has two sisters (Michelle and Stefanie) and three brothers (Kevin, Matthew and Brian).

Zychowski's Career Statistics

Year Rounds Strokes Average Low Round
2009-2010 20 1543 77.2 70
2010-2011 22 1639 74.5 70
2011-2012 21 1585 75.4 71
Career 63 4767 75.7 70