Mathias Bunaes
Mathias Bunaes
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oslo, Norway
High School: Norges Toppidrettsgymnas

Career Statistics

2016-17: Appeared in three tournaments, playing eight rounds...Shot his season-low round of 68 in the second round of the King Invitational...Finished 18th at the King Invitational with a two-round score of 145...Averaged 78.50 strokes per round...Shot 243 at the Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate...Carded a 240 at the Bearcat Golf Classic...Academic All-Conference Carolinas.

2015-16: Posted a stroke average of 76.07, playing in 15 rounds, six events...Finished in the top 15 three times...Took 15th at his season-opening tournament, the King Invitational...Finished 14th at the Cliffs Intercollegiate with two-round score of 150...Carded low round of the season, one-under 71 in the second round of the Bearcat Golf Classic...Finished 11th at the Conference Carolinas Championship, shooting 73-74-77 for a total of 224...Helped Tornado to top five finishes in their final three tournaments.

2014-15: Third on the team with a scoring average of 75.16, playing in 19 rounds for the Tornado...Posted his low round of 67 in the first round of the King University Invitational...Shot a 36-hole low of 142 at the King Invitational where he finished 11th...Finished 13th at the Conference Carolinas Championship, shooting 222 (76-73-73)...Carded three rounds of par or better...Helped King to their best Conference Carolinas finish, 2nd with a three-round total of 878.

2013-14: One of three Tornado to play all 20 rounds for the Tornado...Was second on the team with a stroke average of 75.80...Registered three rounds of par or better...Placed in the top-10 twice...Posted his lowest 36-hole score of 147 twice, in the final two tournaments of the season...Placed 8th at the Cliffs Intercollegiate after shooting 74-73-147, and followed that by shooting 76-71-147 to take ninth at the Conference Carolinas Championships...Carded an even-par rounds of 71 in the second round of the Richard Randleman Invitational and 72 in the first round of the Bearcat Invitational...Posted a one-under, 71 in the second round of the Conference Carolinas Championships...Improved his finish in every tournament all season until the final tournament.

High School: Was a member of the Norwegian Junior Team from 2010-2012... Finished the season ranked second on the Titleist Tour, the Norwegian junior tour, in 2012... Placed first at the 2012 Titleist Tour Final... Finished in fifth place at the Norwegian Junior Championship in 2012.

Personal: Son of Arve and Gro Buanes.