2001-02: GCAA All-America Scholar
Had two top-20 showings an 11th-place finish (5-over 145) at The Tillinghast and a 15th-place finish (5-over 223) at the Morris Williams Intercollegiate
Also had three top-30 showings, including a 22nd-place finish at the Big Ten Championships
Shot a fall-best 69 at The Prestige ... Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2000-01: All-Big Ten and Academic All-Big Ten honoree ... Only the third golfer in NU history to earn Big Ten athletic and academic honors in same season ... Played in all 13 events
Finished fourth on team with a stroke average of 74.68
Best finish was third place at the Fossum Intercollegiate
Tied Luke Donald for the seasons low round with a 64 at the Fossum ... Shot a 67 in the final round of Big Tens to finish fourth ... Placed 13th at the Kepler Intercollegiate.
1999-2000: In his first year of collegiate competition, played in four tournaments where his best finish (seventh) came at the Big Ten Championships
Also competed at NCAA Central Regional
Competed in 13 rounds, finishing season with a 76.4 stroke average
Fired a season best 70 in final round of Big Ten Championships.
1998-99: Did not see any tournament action.
High School: 1997 VSGA State Junior Player of the Year ... VSGA State Junior Champion ... Ranked as high as 35th in the Golfweek junior national rankings ... Took runner-up honors at the 1997 AJGA Ping Myrtle Beach and 1997 AJGA Nashville tournaments ... Qualified for the 1997 USGA Junior Amateur Championships ... Two-time all-state honoree ... Led team to four-straight Virginia high school state championships ... Honor roll member ... Named to the district and regional golf all-academic team as a sophomore, junior and senior.
Personal: Born Christopher Jarman Thayer on 6/4/80
Son of Mac and Porter Thayer