Bret McGaughey
Bret McGaughey

Player Profile

Laguna Beach, Calif.

High School:
Laguna Beach



Kania, Team Finish Third at BIG EAST Championships

Wildcats shot the best score of the final round


Kania Tied for Third With One Round Left at BIG EASTs

The junior is just three shots back of the leader


Villanova Starts Strong in Third Place at BIG EAST Championships

All five Wildcats are inside the top-30


Wildcats Finish in Fifth in Brutal Conditions at Navy Spring Invitational

Skurla and Colbert tie for 9th


Skurla One Shot Off the Pace with One Round Remaining

Junior is in a tie for third

Fall 2011: Made his senior season debut at the Big Five Invitational (Oct. 8-9) with a strong 75-72--147 (+7) which put him in a tie for 21st...Shot his best round and had his best finish at the Big Five...Tied for 71st at the Blackthorn Intercollegiate (Oct. 14-16) with a 83-81-77--241 (+25).

2010-11: Participated in three events in the fall of his junior season... Recorded his best tournament score of 72-72-69--213 (+3) at The McLaughlin which put him in a tie for 23rd... Notched his best finish of the season at the Philadelphia University Fall Classic in eighth place with a 79 (+7)... Carded a 78-81-76--235 (+19) and 55th place finish at the Adams Cup.

2009-10 Played in 10 events in his sophomore season... carded his best tournament score of the season with a 74-73--147 (+5) at the Navy Fall Classic (Sept 12-13) which was good for 24th place finish... tied for 48th after posting a 79-75-69--223 (+7) at the Sea Trails Intercollegiate (Sept 25-27)... scored his best finish of the season in 15th place with a 73-82--155 (+11) at the Lehigh Invitational (Oct 17-18)... participated in the Match Play Championship (Oct 30-Nov 1)... placed 26th at the George Washington Invitational (March 19-20) with his second best score of the season of 78-75-69--222 (+6).

Personal: Born 3/2/90 in Mission Viejo, Calif.... Parents are Dennis and Anita McGaughey... One sister, Lindsay (21)... Grandfather ran track at the University of Washington... 2007-2008 Golf Team MVP... 2008 Team Captain... Chose Villanova for the opportunity to play Division I Golf... Plans to major in Economics.

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