Rich Gilkey
    Rich Gilkey

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Bakersfield, Calif.

    High School:
    Liberty High School

    Last College:
    CSU San Marcos

    Height:
    5-10

    04/10/2013

    Bulldogs Ready for Western Intercollegiate

    The Fresno State men's golf team swings back into stroke play on April 13-14 in Santa Cruz, Calif.

    03/07/2013

    'Dogs Head to Southern Oregon

    The Fresno State men's golf team travels to Bandon, Ore. to compete in their fourth tournament of the spring season.

    03/01/2013

    Bulldogs to Host 50th Annual Lexus Classic

    The Fresno State men's golf team will host the 50th annual Fresno State Lexus Classic on March 4-5 at Belmont Country Club.

    02/04/2013

    High Hopes As 'Dogs Enter Spring Season

    As the Fresno State men's golf team warms up to tee off its spring season, the 'Dogs reflect on their fall season and hope to bring home the big victory in 2013.

    11/07/2012

    Men's Golf Wraps Up Fall Season

    The Fresno State men's golf team concluded its fall season on Wednesday, Nov. 7 in Kauai, Hawaii at the Warrior Wave Intercollegiate.

    Last Updated: August 20th, 2013

    2012-13 (Senior): Competed in five tournaments ... recorded a 75.60 scoring average over 15 rounds ... posted a low round 69 at the Warrior Wave Intercollegiate (69-83-77--229) ... best finish was a tie for 29th place at the Fresno State Lexus Classic (71-77-70--218).

    CSU San Marcos: Played golf for three years ... was on the PING West All-Region Team (2011-12).

    Personal: Born Richard Gilkey on March 12, 1991 in Bakersfield, Calif. ... Parents are Diana and Richard Gilkey ... has two brothers, Bo and Jack ... favorite athlete is Tiger Woods because he dominated for so long ... biggest athletic thrill is the contention to win a tournament ... chose Fresno State because it is a good school that plays good competition throughout the year.

    Coach's Comments: Rich won't intimidate you but he'll beat you. Rich was a Ping All-Region player last season. We are fortunate that he decided to come to Fresno State. He is an excellent driver of the golf ball. Some guys drive it straight on the wide open holes but get wild when there is intimidation. Rich hits the fairways even on the scary holes. He still hits the greens when the water looms close. Nothing seems to faze him. That's because he has solid fundamentals combined with an intangible quality that enables him to hit the clutch shot in the toughest of situations. Some people never get that. Rich has it.

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