Tess Davenport - Women's Golf - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Tess Davenport

Class Sophomore
Hometown Buford, Ga.
High School Mill Creek
Major Medicine, Health and Society

As a Sophomore (2020-21)

  • Spring 2021 Dean’s List
  • Tied for 17th at the SEC Championships with a 6-under-par
  • Fall 2020 Dean’s List

As a Freshman (2019-20)

  • Scoring average (6 rounds): 779.83
  • Low round: 75 (first and second rounds, Mason Rudolph Championships)
  • Low 54-hole total: +13, 229 (Mason Rudolph Championships)
  • Tied for 60th at Mason Rudolph Championships
  • Tied for 88th at Darius Rucker Intercollegiate

The Davenport File

  • Full name is Tess Elizabeth Davenport
  • Daughter of Rod and Leah Davenport
  • Mom serves as Federal Reserve Bank official, dad restores classic cars
  • One brother, Gabe, who played baseball at the University of Tampa
  • 2019 Region Player of the Year
  • At Mill Creek, twice finished second individually in GHSAA Class 7A state championship
  • Led Mill Creek to 2018 Class 7A team title
  • Twice finished among top five individually at GSGA Girls Junior Championships
  • Earned two match-play wins in Team Georgia’s victory in the Georgia-South Carolina Junior Challenge
  • Enjoys art, dance and various outdoor activities
  • Highest Georgia state ranking was 2
  • Highest American Junior Golf Association ranking was 364