Johnny Tucker
Johnny Tucker
Height: 6-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Jacksonville, Fla.
High School: Bishop Kenny
Major: Accounting

AS A SOPHOMORE (2019-20)... Shot an eight-over 218 at the season opening Doc Gimler Classic hosted by St. John’s University, with rounds of 74-71-73… at the Cougar Invitational presented by Aflac, he placed in a tie for 13th at one-under for the tournament, shooting rounds of 70-68-74… tied for seventh overall at the Copperhead Invitational by finishing one-over with rounds of 74-69-71.

AS A FRESHMAN (2018-19)... SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll... had FSC’s best total, placing in a tie for 18th overall, with an even par 216, at the Copperhead Classic… shot a 225 (+9) at the Otter Invitational… shot a 71 in the opening round of the Newberry Invitational… shot a one-under-par 71 in the first round of the head-to-head matchup with Division I Columbia… tied for 17th at the Bobcat Invitational with a +7, 217… had rounds of 68-71-78 at that event as Florida Southern finished in second place… Shot 226 (+8) in the three rounds of the Sunshine State Conference Championships… placed 28th overall, and second for Florida Southern, at the NCAA Division II South/Southeast Regional as FSC finished in fourth place… tied for 64th at the NCAA Division II National Championships with rounds of 76-78-71 (225)… tied in an NCAA Quarterfinal Round head-to-head match against Trevecca Nazarene with a 75 (+3)… lost a head-to-head match in the NCAA Quarterfinals against Lincoln Memorial with an even-par 72.

HIGH SCHOOL: 2018 graduate of Bishop Kenny High School in Jacksonville… MVP award winner as a sophomore and senior… District medalist as a sophomore… Member of the honor roll all four years and graduated with a 4.0 GPA… Led the team to state championship appearances as a junior and senior… Finished in the top-15 at the state championship as a senior… Finished in the top-20 in six of his seven events on the FSGA Junior Tour in 2018… Had six top-20s, including a pair of top-five finishes on the FSGA Tour in 2017.

PERSONAL: Son of Clay and Colleen Tucker… Has three younger brothers, Clay, Cody, and Cade; and one younger sister, Lacey… All five siblings are golfers… Cousin Elizabeth Tucker played soccer for the University of Notre Dame from 2010-2013 and was recognized as the 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year … Lists fishing and boating as his hobbies… Favorite teams are the United States Olympic Teams, and favorite athletes are Peyton Manning, Jordan Spieth, and Seve Ballesteros.