Sammy Cole
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Aliso Viejo, California
High School: Aliso Niguel HS
Experience: High School

At SUU, 2012-13:

  • Finished third on the team with a 74.1 stroke average
  • Competed in all 11 of the team's tournaments
  • Tied for the team's low round of the year with a 67 at the Sacramento State Cup
  • Led team in two tournaments, with a sixth-place finish at the Sacramento State Cup and a 26th-place finish at Wyoming's Desert Intercollegiate
  • Had six top-30 finishes

At SUU, 2011-12:

  • Played in 10 of the team's 12 tournaments, including all seven spring events
  • Finished the season with a 74.7 stroke average, the third-best average ever by a freshman at SUU
  • Best round was a 70, which he shot three times, at Wyoming's Desert Intercollegiate, at South Dakota State's Jackrabbit Invitational and at the Summit League Championships
  • Best finish was ninth, at SUU's Pat Hicks Invitational
  • Had four top-20 finishes among his 10 tourneys

At Aliso Niguel HS:

  • Earned four golf letters playing for Coach Wayne Westling
  • Was a CIF Southern Section Individual champ and a three-time all-South Coast League selection
  • Earned varsity Rookie of the Year award, the Coaches Award in 2009 and 2010, was team's MVP in 2011
  • Was a team captain in 2010 and 2011
  • Set the Aliso Viejo Country Club course record and tied the Aliso Niguel record for nine-hole scoring
  • Earned a Orange Coast Register athlete of the week award
  • Two-time scholar-athlete award winner


  • Tied for fourth-lace in the California US Amateur qualifier and fifth at the AJGA Junior Challenge
  • Born in Colorado
  • Parents are Diana and David Cole
  • Was a member of the California state Little League championship team as a 12-year old
  • Plans to major in economics
Thu. Mar. 19
@ Desert Shootout
Mon. Mar. 9
@ Sacramento State Invitational
Fri. Feb. 20
@ Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate
() T-11/24
Mon. Feb. 9
vs. Pat Hicks Thunderbird Invitational
() 2nd/13
Mon. Oct. 20
@ Bill Cullum Invitational
() 9th/20
Mon. Oct. 6
@ Utah Invitational
Mon. Apr. 6
@ Cowboy Classic
Fri. Apr. 24
@ Cougar Classic
Mon. Apr. 27
@ Big Sky Championships