Recognizing the most outstanding male NCAA Division I college golfer, past winners include Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Justin Thomas - Winner to be announced on Tuesday, May 30 - Voting now open for the Haskins Award
COLUMBUS, Ga., May 22, 2023 – The Haskins Foundation today announced the final watch list for the Haskins Award presented by Stifel, recognizing the most outstanding male NCAA Division I college golfer for the 2022-23 season. The final watch list has been narrowed down to 10 players in men’s college golf based on their performances during the season.
Voting for the 2023 Haskins Award is now open HERE . Eligible voters are college golfers, coaches and members of the golf media. Voting will be open through the conclusion of the NCAA Men’s Golf Championships Individual Championship on Monday, May 29. The winner will be announced during GOLF Channel’s coverage of the NCAA Men’s Golf Championships on Tuesday, May 30.
“We are excited to announce our finalists for the Haskins Award presented by Stifel, each who have put up tremendous results during the 2022-23 college golf season,” said Brian Stubbs, executive director of the Haskins Foundation, who oversees the award. "We encourage players, coaches and our colleagues in the college golf media to vote in determining the 2023 Haskins Award winner, and we look forward to congratulating the winner on May 30.”
The 10 finalists for the Haskins Award presented by Stifel (alphabetical order):
Ludvig Aberg, Texas Tech
• 2022-23 season: Four wins and nine top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 2 | Golfweek – 2
• Ranked No. 1 in the World Amateur Golf Rankings
Adrien Dumont de Chassart, Illinois
• 2022-23 season: One win and eight top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 4 | Golfstat – 6
David Ford, North Carolina
• 2023-23 season: One win and eight top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 10 | Golfweek – 7
Benjamin James, Virginia
• 2022-23 season: Five wins and 10 top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 7 | Golfweek – 4
Tommy Kuhl, Illinois
• 2022-23 season: Nine top-10 finishes
• Golfstat– 8 | Golfweek – 11
Christo Lamprecht, Georgia Tech
• 2022-23 season: One win, eight top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 6 | Golfweek – 5
Maxwell Moldovan, Ohio State
• 2022-23 season: One win, 10 top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 9 | Golfweek – 15
Gordon Sargent, Vanderbilt
• 2022-23 season: Three wins and 11 top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 1 | Golfweek – 1
Preston Summerhays, Arizona State
• 2022-23 season: One win, seven top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 5 | Golfweek – 9
Michael Thorbjornsen, Stanford
• 2022-23 season: Two wins, eight top-10 finishes
• Golfstat – 3 | Golfweek – 3
Voting for the Haskins Award presented by Stifel will be compiled and verified by the Haskins Foundation, which oversees the award. Past winners of the Haskins Award have captured 33 major championships and more than 400 professional tournament victories around the world. Past recipients include Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, David Duval, Ben Crenshaw and Justin Thomas. Oklahoma’s Chris Gotterup was the recipient of the 2022 Haskins Award.
For more information on the Haskins Award presented by Stifel, visit
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About the Fred Haskins Award presented by Stifel
Celebrating its 53rd year, the Fred Haskins Award presented by Stifel is annually given to the top male U.S. collegiate golfer as voted on by college golfers, coaches and members of the golf media. Past winners of the Haskins Award presented by Stifel have captured 33 major championships and more than 400 professional tournaments around the world. Named in honor of Fred Haskins, the award is managed by the Haskins Foundation to acknowledge the top male
golfer at the end of the season and to match the ANNIKA Award presented by Stifel, which acknowledges the top female Division I collegiate golfer.
Stifel, one of the nation’s leading wealth management and investment banking firms, serves as the presenting sponsor of both the ANNIKA and Haskins Awards, recognizing annually the most outstanding NCAA Division I female and male college golfers. Stifel also serves as a presenting sponsor for the NCAA Division I Women’s and Men’s Golf Championships on GOLF Channel.
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About Fred Haskins and the Haskins Foundation
From the seaside town of Liverpool to a quaint Donald Ross course in Georgia, Fred Haskins built a reputation for mentoring young golfers. Haskins was head professional at the Country Club of Columbus for 34 years, recommended for the position by the legendary Bobby Jones. His proteges learned the game in Saturday morning classes that cost a nickel. They went on to
win more than 150 collegiate and amateur tournaments. Since its formation in 1971, the Haskins Foundation has been devoted to amateur golf and the presentation of the Haskins Award. This coveted trophy honors the year’s outstanding college golfer and the memory of Fred Haskins, an obscure club pro that spent his life nurturing and mentoring amateur golfers. The foundation, based in Columbus, Ga., oversees the voting for the Haskins Award conducted among college golfers, coaches and golf media. For more information on the Haskins Foundation, visit www.HaskinsFoundation.org.
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