PJ Riner
PJ  Riner

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Johns Creek, Ga.

High School:
Johns Creek

Height:
5-9


04/28/2015

Buckley Takes Second As Men's Golf Concludes Play At MVC Championship

Freshman earns selection to All-Conference team as Ramblers finish seventh

04/27/2015

Buckley Dazzles On Opening Day Of MVC Championship

Ramblers tied for sixth in team standings entering Tuesday

04/26/2015

MVC Championship On Tap For Men's Golf

54-hole event set to begin on Monday morning in Sunrise Beach, Mo.

04/14/2015

Final Round Of Greenbrier Invitational Rained Out

Ramblers next return to action at Missouri Valley Conference Championship

04/13/2015

Buckley Paces Loyola On Opening Day Of Greenbrier Invitational

Final round set to begin at 9 a.m. (EDT) on Tuesday morning

2014-15: Posted a 77.5 stroke average in 30 rounds, a mark that ranked second on the team...Recognized as the Missouri Valley Conference's Golfer of the Week after taking fifth at the Bronc Intercollegiate (79-76-74=229)...Also notched a top-ten finish (T-7th) at the Rambler Roundup (79-77-75=231)...Fired a season-low 68 in the second round of the Middleburg Bank Intercollegiate (81-68-78), earning a share of 77th place at the event...Tied for 12th at the Bradley Spring Invitational (76-72-77=225)...Was also impressive at the Greenbrier Invitational (75-74=149)...Wrapped up junior season by tying for 24th at the Missouri Valley Conference Men's Golf Championship (79-76-75=230).

2013-14: One of three Ramblers to see action in all 32 rounds, owning a 77.5 stroke average...Carded a season-best 71 in the final round of the Turning Stone Intercollegiate, closing play in a tie for 42nd with a 228 (80-77-71)...Tied for 18th at the CSU Cougar Classic (79-78=157)...Posted the same score (76-81=157) to close out the fall season at the Flyer Invitational...Took 23rd, his best finish of the spring season, at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational with a 226 (73-75-78)...Recorded a three-round score of 240 (74-79-87) to close out the spring season at the Missouri Valley Conference Championship.

2012-13: Had an impressive rookie campaign and hit his stride during the spring season where he saw action in all five meets...Was Loyola's top finisher at the Purdue Midwest Shootout (79-76=155), tying for 21st overall...Fired an even-par 72 on the opening day of the FAU Spring Break Championships (72-75-80=227)...Followed that performance up by finishing tied for 13th at the Hotels at Grand Prairie Collegiate Classic (78-77-74=229)...Finest showing of his freshman campaign came at the Horizon League Championships (76-75-73=224) as he successfully improved upon his score throughout each day of the tournament en route to an eighth-place finish.

High School: Two-time all-region selection helped Johns Creek High School to a third-place finish at the state tourney in 2012 and a runner-up finish in 2011...named honorable mention all-state in 2011...owned a 73.5 stroke average as a senior and a 74.0 mark as a junior...ranked No. 12 in Class of 2012 for the state of Georgia...captured first place at the Southeastern Junior Golf Tour (SJGT) Championship...honor roll student.

Riner's Career Statistics

Year
Rounds
Strokes
Avg.
Low
2012-13
28
2,174
77.6
72
2013-14
32
2,479
77.5
71
2014-15
30
2,324
77.5
68
Totals
90
6,977
77.5
68