Mansfield High's Clark to Join UTSA Golf TeamNov 16, 2015 12:51PM ● By Kevin
Mansfield High School's Collin Clark, photo courtesy of his Twitter page.
UTSA men's golf head coach John Knauer announced Friday that he has signed Collin Clark (Mansfield, Texas/Mansfield High School) to a National Letter of Intent. Clark will join the Roadrunners beginning with the 2016-17 season, according to the school's athletic website.
"We are very excited to add these three players to our stable,” Knauer said in the story. “As an All-American at McLennan, Cory Donnell will bring top-notch experience to our squad. Both Collin and Adam are very talented high school players who have won numerous tournaments. We feel blessed that they chose our program over the other schools that courted them. I expect all three players to make an immediate impact next year. The future is very bright at UTSA.”
Clark was an all-region and all-district performer at Mansfield High School. He helped lead the Tigers to a sixth-place finish at the 2015 Class 6A State Tournament. He shot a 72-73—145 to finish 11th and help Mansfield to third place at the regional tournament, was a district medalist as a freshman and 2015 U.S. Junior Amateur qualifier.
The future Roadrunner won the 2014 Fort Worth City Junior title with a 294 at Colonial Country Club. He finished fourth at the Bart Granger with a 69-64-72—205, won the 2013 DBU Patriot Championship after firing a 72-72—144, and was runner-up with a 72-77—149 at the 2014 Tyler Rose Championship.
Clark placed fifth with a 69-71-70—210 at the 2014 AJGA Goodman Networks Junior at Timarron and finished 10th with a74-75-72—221 at the PGA Junior Series at Tierra Verde. He carded a 75-73—148 to take 11th at the Texas Junior Golf Tour College Preview.