Mark LawrenceJr.

  • Mark
  • Lawrence Jr.

  • Class
    Junior
  • Country Club
    Hermitage C.C.
  • Hometown
    Richmond, Va.

Updated: August 29, 2017

Amateur Golf – Won the 2017 VSGA State Amateur ... Advanced to the semifinals of the 117th U.S. Amateur Golf Championship at Riviera C.C. in Los Angeles ... Fell to eventual champion Doc Redman on the 18th hole … Was the runner-up to Virginia Tech’s Maclain Huge in the 2015 Virginia State Amateur ... Finished fourth in 2017 State Open of Virginia ... Low amateur and runner-up at 2016 State Open of Virginia, losing in a play-off for the title ... Tied for eighth at the 2017 Eastern Amateur.

2016-17 Season – Earned a berth in NCAA West Lafayette Regional ... Playing his first season at Virginia Tech after transferring from Auburn … Has been a member of the starting lineup for every event this season … Leads the team in scoring with a 71.34 average and in “Crunch Time” scoring with a 71.00 final round average … Has posted 11 rounds at par-or-better … Finished fifth at the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational … 24th at the Janney Invitational ... Had his best showing with a fourth place finish at the General Hackler Championhip, followed that with a fifth place finsh at Furman and then finished 10th at Augusta ... Had a 16th place finish at NC State ... Finished 27th at the 2017 ACC Men's Golf Championship ... Won the team's "Crunch Time" award and was the team's co-Player of the Year.

Junior Golf/High School – Four-year letter winner in golf at Mills Godwin for coach Tom Hoy … Lawrence was the VHSL Individual State Champion in 2011, 2013 and 2014 and led Godwin to the VHSL team title in 2012 and 2014 … He was the All-Metro player of the year in 2011, 2013 and 2014 … Four-year All State, Region and District selection at Godwin … He was the 2015 Mills Godwin Athlete of the Year and won the Student Athlete Achievement Awad presented by the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame in 2014 and won the 2015 Virginia State Junior Stroke Play Championship … Won the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Amateur Championship … VSGA Junior Boys Golfer of the Year for 2013, 2014 and 2015 … Lawrence won the Virginia State Junior Match Play Championship three consecutive years, 2013, 2014 and 2015, joining former Hokie golfer Mikey Moyers as the only golfers to win the Virginia State Junior Match Play title in three consecutive years.