Freddy Thomas earns medalist honors
Freddy Thomas and James Lelliott are one-two on the leaderboard
Jonathan Hewett and Freddy Thomas are in a four-way tie for 15th place
Blue Demon junior becomes the seventh golfer since 2009 to earn All-America Scholar Honors
Nearly 2,200 student-athletes across 22 sports honored for academic success
Career Notes: Helped DePaul to the golf academic national championship as a sophomore... three-time member of the BIG EAST All-Academic Team... seventh Blue Demon to be named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar.
2012-13 (Freshman): Member of the BIG EAST All-Academic Team... played 27 rounds and boasted a 77.85 stroke average... led DePaul in scoring after carding a three-round best of 216 at the Spring Break Championship (Fountains Country Club) Mar. 29-31... finished the Spring Break Championship in ninth place, only top 10 showing of the season... tied for 25th at the BIG EAST Championship... recorded a hole-in-one at the Ram Masters Invitational on Sept. 18... participated in the Match Play and recorded a 3-0-0 score.
High School: Valedictorian of Santa Laurensia Science School... science award winner as a junior... member of the CBIOG Jagorawi Team that finished first at the Medco Junior Golf Tournament, Sixth Annual Medco Junior Golf Tournament and at the Medco Foundation Indonesia Junior Golf Open... playing as an individual, took second at the Ninth Annual True Vision International Junior Golf Championships and at the Optimish Golf World Cup... finished third at the Fifth Annual Lion City Cup... won the East College Combine at Ocent City Golf Club in Salisbury, Maryland... took 30th at the AJGA Junior at Centennial... scoring average of 75.21.
Personal: Son of Jusup and Kusniati Halimi... brother to Amanda and Alyssa... intends to major in business.