Blue Demons honored for a 3.0 GPA or higher in 2012-13 academic year
Russell Budd becomes a two-time Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar
Five DePaul student-athletes receive multiple awards for 2012-13 season
Senior John Pavelko carded two eagles in the final round on Tuesday
John Pavelko and Adrian Halimi enter Tuesday's final round in a tie for 16th place
John Dallio Memorial at Ruffled Feathers GC - Oct. 8-9, 2011.
2012-13 (Senior): Played in 30 rounds and led DePaul with a 75.13 stroke average which was a career-low... led DePaul in scoring at five tournaments -- Windon Memorial, Georgetown Intercollegiate, Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate, USF Invitational and Memphis Intercollegiate... carded six rounds of 72 or lower... season-low 69 in the final round of the John Dallio... three top 15 finishes -- John Dallio Memorial (t12th), Georgetown Intercollegiate (t11th) and Kemper Sports Invitational (t7th)... season-low three-round total , 217 at the Georgetown Intercollegiate.
2010-11 (Sophomore): Totaled 27 rounds with a 77.15 scoring average... finished in the top 25 on three occasions... finished in a tie for 12th in two events for best finish of the season... the 12th-place at the Cardinal Collegiate and John Dallio Memorial led the team... recorded three rounds of 72 or better... fired a 70 in the first round of the season at the Cardinal Collegiate for best 18-hole score... also recorded best 54-hole total at the opener in Louisville, Ky., with a score of 216 (E)... finished in the top 25 at the Mizzou Intercollegiate in a group in 20th place... posted a tournament score of 233 (+17) at the Mizzou Intercollegiate.
2009-10 (Freshman): Earned BIG EAST Academic honors... totaled 27 rounds in 11 events... finished the season with a 76.59 scoring average... posted three rounds of 70 or lower to tie for team lead... notched top finish at the Xavier Invitational with a fourth-place finish... set the team's low round and low tournament total of the season at the Xavier Invitational... carded a 67 in the first round and followed it up with a 70 and 72 for 54-hole total of 209... also added a top 25 finish with a tie for 11th at the John Dallio Memorial.
High School: Four-time MVP of golf team at Community Hebrew Academy of Toronto... fired a personal best four-round total of 282 (-2) at the 2009 Ontario Men's Amateur to finish ninth... finished fifth at the 2009 Barret Amateur at one-over par... placed 13th at the 2009 Ontario Junior Amateur after a sixth-place finish in 2008... ranked in the top 50 in the 2009 RCGA Men's Order of Merit... finished sixth at even-par in three rounds at the AJGA Lessings Open in 2008... also played baseball with TDCAA Tier II Championships in 2007 and 2009.
Personal: Son of Michael and Kaila Budd... has a sister, Diandra... enrolled in the College of Commerce.