Niclas Johansson
Niclas Johansson
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Skanor, Sweden
High School: Gullstrandsskolan
Major: General Business

 

2007-08: GCAA/PING Second Team All-American ... GCAA/PING All-Southeast Region ... All-Peach Belt Conference ... Peach Belt Golfer of the Week March 21 ... Three-time GCSU Athlete of the Week (3/23, 5/11, 5/18) ... PBC Bronze Scholar ... Played in 11 tournaments, carding a team-low 73.1 stroke average and nine top-20 finishes ... Won one tournament, the NCAA Southeast Region Championship, carding a three-round 211 ... Had four top-10 finishes, including a loss in a playoff at the Southeastern Collegiate, finishing second at a three-round 212 ... Took 11th at the NCAA National Championships, posting a four-round 283 ... Finished 12th at the Peach Belt Championships, posting a three-round 222.

2006-07: Named to the 2007 Ping All-American Team for his 14th place finish at the NCAA Championship ... Competed in 10 of 13 tournaments for GCSU ... Posted a 75.9 average with three top-20s ... Led the team at two tournaments, the NCAA Championship (74-74-74-75=297) at 14th and taking fourth at the Presbyterian Intercollegiate (72-75=147) ... Put up a season low round of 70 at the Pirate Invitational ... PBC Presidential Honor Roll.

High School: Attended GullstrandsskolanSchool in Sweden.

Personal: Son of Leif and Ulla Johansson ... Born Feb. 25, 1985 ... Majoring in general business ... He likes playing the guitar in his free time ... Lists Tiger Woods as his favorite athlete ... He chose Georgia College because of the reputation of the University for its academics and the golf program.