Josh Granger ties for 37th and is UC Davis' top finisher
Josh Granger shoots five under on the first day of action
The 54-hole tournament begins Monday with an 8:15 a.m. shotgun start
2010-11: Played in eight tournaments as a true freshman, including the NCAA Regional, finishing with a 75.3 average... Highest finish came at Big West Conference Championships where he tied for 14th overall with a 10-over 226... Made collegiate debut at The Prestige at PGA WEST, carding an 8-over 224... Finished in top 25 at USC Collegiate Invitational, shooting a season-low 67 in his second round... Closed NCAA Regional with a final round score of 73 to finish at 14-over... Participated in William Jessup Invitational as an individual, winning medalist honors with a 7-over 220.
JOHANSEN HS '10: Captured the 2009 CIF-Sac-Joaquin Section Championship while also winning league and team MVP honors... Entering his senior season, he posted two top-five finishes in National Junior Events, finishing fifth at the 2008 AJGA Stockton Sports Commission Junior Classic... Was also fith at the 2009 AJGA Las Vegas Junior Open... Earned four varsity letters... Going into his senior campaign he helped Johansen HS to a pair of league titles and three berths in the section playoffs.
PERSONAL: Born in Loma Linda, Calif... Majoring in biochemistry and molecular biology... Son of Dr. Marvin Covrig... Was an Advanced Placement Scholar with distinction at Johansen.