Harrison Ott - Men's Golf - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Harrison Ott

Class Fifth Year
Hometown Brookfield, Wis.
High School Marquette
Major Human Development Studies

Student-Athlete Features
VUCommodores.com — Senior Spotlight
VUCommodores.com – Ott Claims Wisconsin State Open
Wisconsin.Golf — Good to his last stroke, Brookfield’s Harrison Ott leads one Vanderbilt rally before his college career ends in semifinal loss to Texas

As a Fifth-Year Senior (2021-22):

  • PING All-Region Southeast
  • Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Srixon/Cleveland Golf NCAA Division I All-America Scholar
  • Tied for 10 at the 2021 Carmel Cup with a 3-under-par 213
  • Finished in a tie for 11th at the Palm Beach Regional with an even-par 216

As a Senior (2020-21)

  • Won 2021 Wisconsin State Open
  • Went 2-1 in match play at the SEC Championships
  • Came in a tie for 24th at the Gators Invitational with a 4-under-par
  • Tied for 31st with a 3-under 210 at the Vanderbilt Legends Collegiate
  • Finished tied for 32nd at the Patriot All America Invitational
  • Named the 2020 Wisconsin State Golf Association Player of the Year
  • Vanderbilt Athletics March 2021 Student-Athlete of the Month
  • Named to the SEC Community Service Team

As a Junior (2019-20)

  • SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Won 2020 Wisconsin State Open
  • U.S. Amateur Round of 16
  • Tied for 28th at Southern Amateur
  • 71.91 stroke average in 22 rounds
  • Five top-13 finishes, including three spring top-10 showings
  • Tied for seventh at Desert Mountain Intercollegiate
  • 70.3 stroke average in three spring events per round
  • Four rounds in 60s, no round above 73 in nine rounds

As a Sophomore (2018-19)

  • SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • 2019 U.S. Amateur participant
  • 72.59 stroke average in 34 rounds
  • Tied for 15th at Mason Rudolph Championship
  • Career-low second-round 65 at SEC Championships
  • Tied for 17th at Shoal Creek Invitational
  • 10th at NCAA Athens Regional
  • Tied for 30th at NCAA Championships

As a Freshman (2017-18)

  • First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
  • Won local qualifier at Watertown Country Club (Wisconsin) with a 132 (66-66)
  • Wisconsin Amateur Championship winner
  • U.S. Amateur Round of 32
  • 74.77 stroke average in 13 rounds
  • Tied for sixth at East Lake Cup by winning 1-up over Brendan O’Reilly (Illinois) and losing 6&4 to Norman Xiong (Oregon)
  • Low round (70) at Gator Invitational (first round) and Mason Rudolph Championship (final round)

The Ott File

  • Has played competitive golf since age 12
  • 2017 Washington County Invite champion
  • 2016 Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Area Player of the Year
  • Led Marquette High School (Wisconsin) to 2017 WIAA Division 1 state championship
  • Finished senior season with scoring average of 73.38
  • Named 2017 first-team all-state by Wisconsin Golf Coaches Association
  • Claimed wins at the Hartford Invite and the Greater Metro Conference tournament
  • Won a regional championship and finished second at the WIAA Division 1 state meet
  • Finished junior season with scoring average of 73.38.
  • Finished first or second in 10 of the 15 tournaments as a junior
  • State tournament runner-up as a junior