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Austin Cotton
 

Austin  Cotton

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Austin, Texas

High School:
Westwood HS

Height:
5-11

Experience:
SQ

01/30/2018

Men's Golf Takes Third at Arizona Intercollegiate

Braden Bailey wins second career individual title

01/29/2018

Men's Golf Leads By Five Strokes at Arizona Intercollegiate

Braden Bailey leads 92-player field at even-par midway through second round

01/28/2018

Men's Golf Opens Spring at Arizona Intercollegiate

Bears enter spring ranked No. 5 nationally

10/24/2017

Men's Golf Wins Royal Oaks Intercollegiate By 19 Strokes

Dossey earns medalist honors as Bears sweep titles at second straight Royal Oaks

10/23/2017

Men’s Golf Leads By 13 Shots at Royal Oaks

Bears have led after first round in all four tournaments this season

Austin Cotton Bio and Career Results Get Acrobat Reader

Third-year sophomore from Austin, Texas ... Sat out 2015-16 season and participated as member of practice squad, redshirted to retain eligibility ... Played in one tournament as individual during 2016-17 redshirt freshman season ... Father, Jim, was a two-year letterwinner on Baylor golf team in 1983 and 1984 ... Four-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and two-time Baylor Dean’s List selection.

2016-17 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN)
Practiced with team throughout year and played in one tournament ... Made Baylor debut playing as individual in Royal Oaks Intercollegiate ... Shot 72-72-73 to finish tied for 28th place in 72-player field ... Named to Fall and Spring Big 12 Commission’s Honor Rolls.

2015-16 (TRUE FRESHMAN)
Member of practice squad, did not participate in any events ... Redshirted to retain eligibility ... Named to Fall and Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Rolls and Baylor Dean's Lists.

HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered four years under head coach Dacia Mackey at Westwood High School ... Two-time team captain of the Warriors ... Four-time All-District 13-6A selection ... Two-time District 13-6A champion ... Four-time regional qualifier ... Shot 7-over-par 293 at 2014 Austin Texas Men's City Amateur to score lowest among juniors ... Four-time academic all-district honoree ... Academic All-State selection ... Graduated with 4.0 GPA ... Voted Mr. Westwood by faculty and staff.

PERSONAL
Son of Jim and Jamie Cotton ... Finance and Real Estate major ... Father was a two-year letterwinner for Baylor golf (1983-84).

CAREER STATS
Scorecard
Year Events Rds Strokes Avg Par +
Top 5
Top 10
Top 25
2016-17 1 3 217 72.33 - - - -
Career 1 3 217 72.33 - - - -

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