No. 37 Joakim Mikkelsen remains tied for sixth overall
PRONUNCIATION: Scotto (SKOH-TOH)
BAYLOR PERSONAL RECORDS Lowest 18-hole score: 67, Big 12 Championship (spring 2010) Lowest 36-hole score: 136, Big 12 Championship (spring 2010) Lowest 54-hole score: 211, Golfweek's Conference Challenge (fall 2010) Top 5 finishes: none Top 10 finishes: 4, last at Rod Myers Invitational (fall 2011)
SPRING 2012 (SENIOR) ACADEMIC ALL-BIG 12, FIRST TEAM Competed in five of Baylor's six spring tournaments ... Opened spring with 12th-place finish at UTSA Oak Hills Invitational, shooting 3-over 216 ... Tied for 35th at Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate with a 2-over (72-72-74=218) ... Tied for 29th with 9-over 225 at Border Olympics ... Shot 1-over 217 to tie for 34th at Augusta State Invitational ... Tied for 29th at The Woodlands All-American Intercollegiate, shooting 2-over 218 ... Scratched from lineup at Aggie Invitational with thumb injury ... Returned to Baylor lineup at Big 12 Men's Golf Championship, finishing 47th overall at 32-over (78-77-78-87=320) ... Tabbed first-team Academic All-Big 12 for third time.
FALL 2011 (SENIOR) BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (FALL 2011) Started three of Baylor's five fall tournaments ... Opened fall season with a 15th-place finish at Turning Stone Intercollegiate, shooting 3-over (74-69-76=219) ... Shot 3-over (73-71-72=216) at Wolverine Intercollegiate to tie for 18th ... Finished tied for 10th at Rod Myers Invitational, shooting 2-over 218 ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
SUMMER 2011 Tied for ninth at German International Amateur ... Finished in eight-way tie for 10th at Palla d'Oro Memorial G Silva in Italy ... Participated in four other events, including British Amateur Championship.
SPRING 2011 (JUNIOR) CLEVELAND GOLF/SRIXON ALL-AMERICA SCHOLAR ACADEMIC ALL-BIG 12, FIRST TEAM BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (SPRING 2011) Finished tied for 30th at UTSA Oak Hills Invitational (72-74-74=220) ... Shot 6-over 222 to tie for 22nd at Charleston Shootout ... Finished 73rd at Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters with 27-over-par (84-82-77=243) ... Finished tied for 57th at Border Olympics with 7-over-par (77-70-76=223) ... Tied for 57th at Aggie Invitational with final tally of 21-over-par (77-84-76=237) ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll ... First-team Academic All-Big 12 ... One of two Baylor golfers named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar.
FALL 2010 (JUNIOR) BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (FALL 2010) Member of Baylor's starting lineup in all four fall tournaments ... Opened fall with a sixth-place showing at Golfweek's Conference Challenge in Iowa ... Carded three sub-par rounds at Golfweek, finishing with a career-low 5-under (69-71-71=211) ... Tied for 26th at William H. Tucker Intercollegiate (72-80-72=224) ... Finished tied for 33rd at Jack Nicklaus Invitational (74-77-75=226) ... Finished tied for 47th at rain-shorted Royal Oaks Intercollegiate (73-75-RO=148) ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
SPRING 2010 (SOPHOMORE) ACADEMIC ALL-BIG 12, FIRST TEAM BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (SPRING 2010) Participated in all nine spring tournaments, including all three postseason events ... Tied for 11th, Baylor's best finish, at UTSA Oak Hills Invitational with teammate Joakim Mikkelsen at 6-over 219 ... Posted a 47th-place finish at Border Olympics (12-over 228) ... Tied for 28th at Seminole Intercollegiate (69-79-74=222) and 32nd at National Invitational Tournament (76-72-73=221) ... Recorded best finish of career, tying for eighth at Morris Williams Intercollegiate (75-72-73=220) ... Posted back-to-back rounds of 1-under 71 to tie for 18th at Aggie Invitational ... Finished under par for first time during season with final tally of 1-under (73-71-71=215) ... Finished 12th at Big 12 Men's Golf Championship with 1-over (69-67-77-76=289) ... Registered career-best 18- and 36-hole scores at Whispering Pines with a career-best 5-under 67 during second round ... Shot 3-over (75-73-71=219) to tie for 23rd at NCAA South Central Regional ... Carded back-to-back sub-par rounds to tie for 25th at 1-under 215 at NCAA Championship ... Concluded season with five straight top-25 finishes ... First-team Academic All-Big 12.
FALL 2009 (SOPHOMORE) BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (FALL 2009) Competed in all five fall events ... Shot a 2-over 218 to finish tied for 17th at Golfweek's Conference Challenge in Riverside, Iowa ... Carded a first-round 3-under 69, his second-lowest round of his career ... Finished tied for 48th with 7-over 223 at William H. Tucker Intercollegiate ... Shot 1-over (69-74-74=217) at Wolverine, finishing tied for 17th ... Finished 46th at Lone Star Invitational, shooting 15-over (81-74-76=231) ... Finished tied for 23rd at 6-over (75-72-72=219) at Baylor Intercollegiate ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
SPRING 2009 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN) ACADEMIC ALL-BIG 12, SECOND TEAM BIG 12 COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL (SPRING 2009) Made six spring appearances, including one as individual ... Finished fifth on team with a 74.64 stroke average through 28 rounds ... Posted his best finish of spring at Border Olympics with an 11th-place showing (+5 221) ... Finished tied for 37th at NCAA South Central Regional, shooting 18-over 234 (76-77-81) ... Second-team Academic All-Big 12 selection ... Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
FALL 2008 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN) Competed in four fall events ... Made Baylor debut at Hartford Hawks Invitational, shooting an even-par 144 (74-70) to finish tied for ninth overall ... Shot 2-over 212 (69-72-71) to finish tied for 20th at Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate ... Finished tied for 35th at Baylor Intercollegiate with 13-over 226.
2007-08 (TRUE FRESHMAN) Did not compete, taking a redshirt.
INTERNATIONAL Five-year member of Italian National Team from 2003-2007 ... Led team to fourth-place finish at World Team Under-18 Championships in 2004 and 2005 ... Finished in 11th place overall at 2005 World Team Under 18 Championships ... Winner at 2002 U-14 Italian Championships ... Finished as runner-up at 2004 U-16 Italian Championships ... Also took second at 2006 U-18 Italian Championships.
PERSONAL Born June 2, 1988, in Pordenone, Italy ... Son of Dario Scotto and Alessandra Rosso ... Has a sister Giulia ... Double-major in distribution management and technology and international business.