Bears have placed in top five in all four spring events
SPRING 2014 (SOPHOMORE) Made collegiate debut playing as individual at Lone Star Invitational ... Shot 71-79-74 to finish tied for 78th place ... Was tied for 11th after shooting 1-under-par 71 in first round ... Finished sixth among nine player competing as individuals ... Tied for 14th in the 84-player field with a 4.58 par-5 scoring average, and tied for 21st with 3.17 par-3 scoring average ... One of 16 players to make an eagle in the tournament ... Recorded 34 pars, seven birdies and one eagle over 54 holes.
FALL 2013 (SOPHOMORE) Member of practice squad, did not compete in any events.
SPRING 2013 (FRESHMAN) Joined team midway through season, did not compete in any events.
HIGH SCHOOL Lettered four years for head coach Deidre Gordon at Houston's Episcopal High School ... Led team to a Southwest Prepatory Conference championship in 2009 ... Three-time first-team all-conference selection ... Placed second in 2011 Greater Houston City Junior Championship.
PERSONAL Full name is James Patrick Bailey ... Born Aug. 3, 1993, in Houston ... Son of Jim and Lisa Bailey ... Business major.