Philip Colwell
    Philip Colwell


    The Woodlands, Texas

    High School:
    The Woodlands

    Height / Weight:
    6-0 / 175

    Civil Engineering

    2012-13 (Junior)
    Participated in 11 events, did not play at the CU Invitational ... finished third on the team with a 73.6 scoring average ... 12 of his 31 rounds were under par ... shot a career-best 68 in the third round of the Jackrabbit Invitational ... finished in a tie for eighth place while helping the team win the title ... posted his best career finish with a third-place showing at the Service Academy Classic, leading team to 16th straight team title ... had two other top 10 finishes (T8 at the Ballyneal Challenge and T9 at the Falcon Invitational) ... finished 18th at the Mountain West Championships and 19th at the PING Cougar Classic.

    2011-12 (Sophomore)
    Competed in nine events, including the Patriot All-America Invitational ... finished fifth on the team with a 76.6 scoring average ... season-best 15th place at the Service Academy Classic ... fired a season-best 73 in the each of the first two rounds of the Cowboy Classic, the third round of the PING Cougar Classic and the first round of the Mountain West Championships ... equaled his low round in four of his last nine rounds ... finished in a tie for 34th at the conference tournament ... posted team's second-best score at the Samford Intercollegiate with a three-round total of 231.

    2010-11 (Freshman)
    Only Falcon to compete in all 12 events ... finished second on the team with a 74.7 scoring average ... tied for 36th at the MWC Championships ... fired a season-best 69 in the final round of the PING Cougar Classic, tying the team's low round of the season ... team's top performer at the Purple & Red Invitational and Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate ... turned in Air Force's second-best tournament score of the season at the Purple & Red Invitational, firing an even-par 216 to tie for 15th place ... tied for 13th individually at the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate with a 3-over-par 216 ... posted Air Force's second-best finish at the season-opening Falcon Invitational, tying for 21st place with a score of 220 (+4) ... best result was a tie for ninth place at the Service Academy Golf Classic.

    Before Air Force
    Lettered four years in golf ... coached by Steve Cribari ... won the TJGT Invitational at The Traditions at Texas A&M ... played at the state championship during his junior year ... also earned an academic letter ... Rotary Youth Leadership award nominee.

    Member of cadet squadron 18 ... son of Wes and Susan Colwell ... has two brothers ... plans to become a pilot ... worked the USAFA Sports Camps and Basic Training this past summer ... active in his squadron as a safety officer ... favorite food is pasta ... favorite movie is Super Troopers ... reality show he would choose to be on is Big Break ... hobby is cars ... person in history he would most like to meet is George Washington ... favorite golf courses are St. Andrews Old Course and Carnoustie ... favorite professional golfer is Tiger Woods ... favorite book is The Lone Survivor ... greatest moment is sports was playing in the Southern Amateur Tournament this past summer ... credits his father with the biggest influence on his sports career ... started playing golf at age 13 ... would most like to play at Augusta National.

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