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Nathan Wong
Height: 5'7"
Year: Freshman
City/State: Chandler, Ariz.
High School: Hamilton

Honors & Awards

  • Academic All-Big Ten (2014)
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2014)
  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012, 2013; Spring 2013, 2014)

2014-15 Outlook
Nathan Wong played in the season opener in 2013-14 and will compete for a spot in Nebraska’s starting five in 2014-15. A good ball striker, Wong seeks to improve his short game this season as a sophomore.

Redshirt Freshman (2013-14)
Wong played in the first tournament of the season, tying for 33rd at the Columbia NCAA Regional Preview. He averaged 75.33 strokes in three rounds.

Redshirt (2012-13)
Wong redshirted during his first year with the men’s golf program.

High School
Wong came to Nebraska with experience playing at Hamilton High School in Chandler, Ariz., alongside his twin brother Aaron. Nathan and Aaron teamed up to lead Hamilton to two state championships, while Nathan earned team MVP honors in 2010. He was named first-team all-region as a junior and honorable mention as a senior.

Wong tied for fifth at the 2012 Thunderbird Invitational, a Junior Golf Association of Arizona event. His other achievements include winning the 2010 Bradshaw Mountain Championship as well as the 2009 Desert Junior Tour at Ocotillo Golf Club and tying for second at the 2011 PING Junior Classic. In addition, Wong was named the 2006 U.S. Kids Player of the Year.

Personal
Nathan is the son of Sae and BeiBei Wong and has one sister, Britney, and one brother, Aaron. Nathan was born on April 20, 1994. He is majoring in broadcasting and earned a spot on the 2014 Academic All-Big Ten team. Wong is a four-time member of the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll and was named to the 2014 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.

Year-by-Year

Year Rounds Strokes Average
2012-13   REDSHIRT  
2013-14 3 224 74.67
Fall 2014   Did not compete  
Career Totals 3 224 74.67

Career Bests
Low Round - 73 (Columbia NCAA Regional Preview, 9/17/13)

Low 54-Hole Score - 224 (Columbia NCAA Regional Preview, 9/17/13)
Best Tournament Finish - T-33rd (Columbia NCAA Regional Preview, 9/17/13)
Rounds Under Par - 0