LEY SO FAR THIS SEASON:
Senior Tyler Ley's fall was capped by a tie for 20th (218) at the Ping/Golfweek Preview that led all Trojans. He also tied for eighth at the Taylor Made Intercollegiate in the spring.
TYLER LEY IN THE FALL OF 2005:
Ping/Golfweek Preview 74-71-73 (218) 20th tie
Big Ten/Pac-10 Challenge 74-76-78 (236) 66th tie
Islesworth-UCF Coll. Inv. 73-72-80 (225) 26th tie
CordeValle Collegiate 74-74-70 (218) 23rd tie
Ley played in 13 tournaments as a junior and his 73.13 stroke average was third lowest on the team ... His best finish and lowest 54-hole score was when he tied for third to lead all Trojans at the Jerry Pate Invitational (206) ... He finished tied for 25th at the Pac-10 Championships (289) and at the NCAA Championships Regional (215) and was 72nd at the NCAA Championships final ... Ley earned All-Pac-10 second-team honors.
Ley played in five tournaments for the Trojans as a sophomore, finishing fifth on the squad with a stroke average of 73.56 ... He shot his lowest 54-hole score at The Nelson Intercollegiate (212), while finishing tied for 18th ... His best finish came at the Cleveland Golf Classic, where he tied for 14th while playing as an individual ... Finished tied for 24th at the Pac-10 Championships (301).
Ley played in six tournaments as a freshman for USC ... Stroke average of 74.53 was sixth-best on the squad ... Finished tied for eighth at the Cleveland Golf Classic (while competing as an invidual) with a 212, including a season-low round of 67 ... Tied for 46th at the Pac-10 Championships.
Ley was an AJGA All-American at San Marcos High in Santa Barbara, Calif. He was a member of the San Marcos High squad that won the state championship in 2001 ... In the 2002 CIF sectional finals, Ley took second individually with a score of 67 ... He also won the AJGA La Purisima tournament in July of 2001 with a 54-hole score of 214 (72-73-69) ... In August, he tied for fourth at the AJGA Legendary San Diego tournament.
Born on December 6, 1983, Ley is a public policy management and planning major at USC.
Lowest Round: 65, Third round of Waikoloa Intercollegiate, 2005
Lowest 54-hole score: 206, Jerry Pate Invitational, 2004
Rounds in 60s: 6
Top 10 Finishes: 3
Cleveland Golf Classic, 2003 (eighth tie)
Jerry Pate Invitational, 2004 (3rd tie)
Big-10/Pac-10 Challenge, 2004 (9th)