Fresno State: (2009-10) Competed in 10 tournaments this season ... had an average score of 73.79 ... shot a low round of 67 at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational ... tied for seventh at the Wolf Pack Classic in Reno, Nevada.
Chabot College: (2006) Redshirt year. (2007) Won Coast Conference championship. (2008) Co-Captain ... finished fourth Coast Conference Community College Championships ... was second in race for scoring title with a stroke average of 74.5.
Albany HS: Two year letter winner ... two-time team MVP ... won league tournament in 2004 with a low round of 67 ... 2004 league MVP ... recorded an eagle on the first hole at Tilden Park.
Personal: Born May. 13, 1988, in Manhattan, N.Y. ... parents are Trudy and Alvin Barkow ... one older sister, Deborah ... his father, Alvin, played collegiate golf at Western Illinois and led his team to the NAIA National Championship in 1953 ... his father also played in the 1953 U.S. Amateur ... enjoys listening to music, reading, sports and drawing ... lists his mom, dad and sister as the people he most admires because they have always supported him.