Averages 75.85 strokes through 74 rounds ... low round score is 69 ... ranks third among current Owls with 74 rounds played.
GCAA Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar ... ranks third on the team with a 74.69 stroke average in 26 rounds ... lone action of the fall semester came at The Invitational at The Ocean Course in late October, where he carded a 78-82-76-236 (+20) while competing as an individual ... 2014 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll member ... led the Owls in three of the team's final four tournaments, including a career-best third-place finish at the C-USA Championship with a 70-71-71-212 (+2) ... also paced the squad at the Bandon Dunes Championship with a seventh-place finish at 72-74-71-217 (+4) ... tied for the team lead in 20th at the Lone Star Invitational, including a career-low round of 69, ending with a 216 (+E) ... finished third on the team and 67th overall at the NCAA Raleigh Regional with a 69-77-81-227 (+14).
Named to Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll ... averaged 77.04 strokes over 24 rounds on the season ... low round was a 71 ... competed in the Mason Rudolph Championship in late September for his first action of the fall ... tied for 80th with a 71-84-85--240 (+26) ... placed 39th at the HBU Husky Invitational in October ... improved each round with an 81-79-72--232 (+9) at the event ...opened the spring at the Rice Intercollegiate, where he shook off a tough first round to finish 58th with an 81-75-75--231 (+15) ... posted a solid outing as an individual at the Bayou City Collegiate Championship with a 74-78-77--229 (+13), good for 65th overall and second among Rice competitors ... posted a 226 (+10) for the second-straight event and led Rice at the Border Olympics with a 73-73-80 in 43rd place ... started strong for the Owls in his second Conference USA Championship appearance with a 74-78-83--235 (+19), placing 56th overall.
Competed in eight events during rookie season, averaging 75.92 strokes per round ... was the Owls' top finisher in the final three events of the season including his first Top 10 performance coming at the Jim West Intercollegiate ... fired a two-over par 218 (74-71-73) at the Texas State-hosted event played in Victoria ... first event of the spring came at the Rice Intercollegiate where he played as an individual ... next event, the Argent Financial Classic, was the first of the spring to be a part of the Owls' five-player team ... was the Owls' second-best finisher, carding a 226 (78-73-75) to tie for 35th ... closed out rookie season at the Conference USA Golf Championship where he finished 38th with a 227 (76-73-78) ... competed in two tournaments during first fall on campus and averaged 76.83 strokes per round ... shot a fall season-low 235 (73-76-86) at the Louisiana Tech Squire Creek Invite.
Burlingame High School
Named Burlingame's MVP as both a junior ... had a +2.1 scoring differential as a senior which ranked third in league ... all-league selection as both a junior and senior ... finished fourth at the Central Coast Section championship senior year ... +1.8 scoring differential as a junior ... high school coach was Steve Mills.
Finished in the Top 10 at the U.S. Amateur Qualifier with a two-round 146 (69-77) ... prior to senior season posted a third-place finish at the Future Collegians World Tour San Ramon Open ... finished fourth at the 2009 Oakland City Championship and ninth at the 2009 Santa Cruz City Open ... posted a fifth-place finish at the FCWT Coyote Creek Open.
Thomas Economou ... born April 1, 1993 in San Mateo, Calif. ... son of Mike and Nicole Economou ... has two younger siblings, Allie and Grant ... Rice Major: Economics ... Rice College: Hanszen.