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    Josh Habig
    Josh Habig

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Jasper, Ind.

    High School:
    Jasper

    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 157



    02/25/2014

    Perry's 63 Leads Northwestern Charge in Puerto Rico

    Wildcats move up in team standings after senior fires second-best total in school history

    Fall 1999: Played in all four events with his best finish at the Windon Memorial, placing 17th ... Finished with a 74.9 stroke average ... Shot a low round 70 at Windon.

    1998-99: Played in all 14 of NU's events ... Best finish was a tie for fourth at the Dr. Pepper Intercollegiate ... Was fourth on the team in stroke average with 74.28 ... Shot a low round 68 at the Windon Memorial where he finished tied for eighth ... Finished 10th at the NCAA Regional ... Finished in the top 20 in eight of the 14 events ... Academic All-American ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    1997-98: Played in 10 of NU's 13 tournaments ... Posted a season-best 70 in the opening round of the NCAA Central Regional ... Best tournament finish came at Stanford's The Nelson, at which he tied for 23rd place ... Academic All-American ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    1996-97: Did not see tournament action.

    1995-96: Walked onto squad ... Did not see tournament action.

    High School: Two-time sectional champion ... Finished in the top 10 at the Indiana State Championships as a freshman, junior and senior ... Best finish at the state championships was third place as a senior ... Dropped scoring average from 77.3 as a sophomore to 74.3 as a senior ... Two-time all-state honoree in tennis ... Academic all-state in golf and tennis ... Valedictorian of senior class.

    Personal: Born Joshua David Habig on 11/24/76 ... Son of Douglas and Nancy Habig ... Qualified for the 1997 U.S. Amateur Champioships ... Finished in second place at 1997 U.S. Amateur qualifier ... Won the Western Open qualifier with a personal-best round of 65 ... Economics and communication studies major.

    Habig's Stats

    Year Rnds Strokes Avg. Low
    1997-98 27 2,017 74.7 70
    1998-99 43 3,194 74.3 68
    Fall 1999 11 824 75.0 70
    Career 81 6,035 74.5 68