Jake Yount
Jake Yount


Danville, CA

High School:
De La Salle HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 205



Notable: Named the 2008 West Coast Conference Player of the Year after winning medalist honors at the WCC Championships in sudden death... Shot a three-round total of 218 (73-71-74)... Also named to the All-WCC First Team.

2008-09 at USD: Enters fourth and final year with the Toreros... This past Fall appeared in three tournaments and finished with a stroke average of 71.11 per round... Placed 2nd overall in his last outing at the Kaua'i Collegiate that the Toreros won by 15 strokes... Carded a three-round total of 202 (14-under-par) with rounds of 72-63-67... His second round 63 set a new course record.

2007-08 at USD: Besides his WCC Championship accomplishments, also placed 10th at the SDSU Intercollegiate and tied for 12th at the Barona Collegiate Cup (213; 69-73-71)... He averaged 74.44 over 11 tournaments and 32 rounds.

2006-07 at USD: Turned in two top-10 performances with a 6th place showing (100 golfers) at the Barona Collegiate Cup and a 9th place finish (95 golfers) at the Pacific Coast Intercollegiates... He opened up at Barona with a 63 (9-under-par) and went on to finish at 210 (74-73)... At the Pacific Coast Intercollegiates, he carded three striaght 69's... For the season he averaged 73.13 for 15 rounds.

2005-06 at USD: In his first year with the Toreros, he played through 23 rounds, tallying a stroke average of 76.21 and a low round of 71... He tied for 17th at the UCR Braveheart as an individual... Played in the NCAA Tournament.

High School: Prepped at De La Salle HS where he turned in an outstanding high school career... Medalist at local qualifying for 2005 US Amateur at Montreux Country Club in Reno, Nevada... Made it to the round of 32 in the 2004 US Junior Amateur at the Olympic Club in San Francisco... Won the Future Collegians World Tour (FCWT) junior golf event at Singing Hills in nearby El Cajon by firing rounds of 66-70... Also won the 2004 Country Youth Classic in Illinois by 13 shots posting rounds of 67-64... Ranked among the Top 50 Junior Boys in 2004 by Golfweek magazine... 2003-2004 FCWT All American... Also posted one Top Ten and three Top Five finishes in his American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) career.

Personal: Born on December 3, 1986 in Fairfax, Virginia... Son of Steve and Alison Yount... Also recruited out of high school by the University of Arizona, UC Santa Barbara, and Xavier.

Major: Finance and Real Estate