Daniel Shafer
Daniel Shafer
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hilliard, Ohio
High School: Hilliard Davidson

2015-16: Named OAC Golfer of the Week for his performance in the Mount Vernon Nazarene University Invitational where he scored a two-round total of 146 (71-75) placing him second overall on the individual leaderboard … shot a school-record 69 in round two of the ODU Fall Kickoff Classic finishing third overall … tied for 14th in the OAC Championships, scoring 301 (78-73-76-74).

2014-15: Earned All-OAC honors by placing inside the top-10 at the OAC Championships, tying for fourth place- had the best single round of his career, posting a two-under par 70 on Sunday and the second-best single round of the entire tournament... finished in a tie for 5th place at the Ohio Northern Invitational shooting 77-78-155... at the OAC Spring Invitational he scored a 157 (78-79) finishing in a tie for 12th place... Earning another 12th place finish he shot a 41-38-79 at the Muskingum Spring Invitational on March 27

2013-14: All-Ohio Athletic Conference by virtue of his 10th-place finish out of 40 golfers at the OAC Championship with a score of 309 (80-73-80-76) on April 25-27 at River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette, Ohio … ranked second on the team with an average of 78.2 strokes per round in 19 rounds for the year … tied for 13th of 44 with a score of 161 (84-77) at the OAC Spring Invitational on April 13-14 at Royal American Links in Galena, Ohio … tied for ninth out of 88 with a score of 149 (74-75) at the Strimer Memorial Invitational on April 5-6 at Oakhaven Golf Club in Delaware, Ohio … carded a 152 (74-78) to tie for seventh of 67 at the Capital Invitational on March 21-22 at Royal American Links in Galena, Ohio … tied for 66th of 95 with a score of 161 (87-74) at the Irish Creek Invitational on Feb. 24-25 at Irish Creek Golf Club in Kannapolis, N.C. … tied for 26th of 73 with an 83 at the Cincinnati State Invitational on Oct. 19 at Brown’s Run Golf and Country Club in Middletown, Ohio … fired a 158 (79-79) to tie for 17th of 47 at the Capital Fall Classic on Sept. 27 at Royal American Links in Galena, Ohio … tied for 10th of 56 with a 149 (72-77) at the OAC Fall Invitational on Sept. 21-22 at Columbia Hills Country Club in Columbia Station, Ohio … carded a 163 (84-79) to tie for 44th of 69 at the Ohio Dominican Kickoff Classic on Sept. 3 at Jefferson Country Club in Blacklick, Ohio

2012-13: All-Ohio Athletic Conference by virtue of his tied for ninth finish (78-78-74-77=307) at the OAC Championship on April 26-28 … placed second on the team with an 18-hole average score of 79.6 in 17 rounds … tied for 10th (84-74-38=196) at the OAC Spring Invitational on April 15-16 … tied for 35th (79-80=159) at the Muskingum Spring Invitational on April 5-6 … tied for 33rd (86-74=160) and matched his lowest round of the season at the Purple and White Invite on March 22-23 … placed 56th with an 81 at the Irish Creek Invitational on Feb. 25 … finished 82nd (85-81=166) at the Wittenberg Rosencrans-Maurer Invitational on Oct. 6-7 … placed second on the team and tied for 20th overall (80-82=162) at the Kenyon Invitational on Sept. 29-30 … finished 18th (83-77=160) at the Ohio Dominican Kisor Classic on Sept. 10

Personal: Majoring in Marketing ... parents are Greg and Catherine Shafer ... attended Hilliard Davidson High School, where he participated in golf and hockey ... earned second team All-OCC honors ... played for coach Monte Rhoden at Hilliard Davidson ... hobbies include golf and video games ... career ambition is to work in golf.