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Deven Patel

Freshman
Class
Johns Creek, Ga.
Hometown
Johns Creek
High School / Club
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Junior / Amateur Golf/Personal
• Qualified for 2021 U.S. Amateur Championship
• Was eighth at 2021 Georgia Am after placing sixth in 2020
• Played in the 2021 Terra Cotta Invitational
• Ranked No. 54 by AJGA when he completed his junior career in 2021
• Placed 10th at 2021 AJGA’s Sung Hyun Park Junior Championship
• Was seventh at AJGA’s 2021 Sean Foley Performance Junior Championship
• Placed second at 2020 Junior Jones cup after finishing fourth in 2019
• Tied for sixth at the 2020 Georgia Amateur Championship
• Qualified for the 2019 U.S. Junior Amateur where he advanced to match play
• Was 11th at the 2019 NIKE Junior Invitational
• Placed third at the 2018 AJGA Junior All-Star Invitational
• Won the 2018 Sean Foley Junior All-Star
• Ranked as high as third in the state by Golfweek, Rolex and Junior Golf Scoreboard
• At the time he signed with UVA was No. 36 nationally in Golfweek’s junior rankings
• Took home top honors at the 2018 PGA Georgia Section’s UGA Junior Classic
• Runner-up at the 2021 Georgia Class 6A state championship
• Georgia’s 2021 prep player of the year
• Was a first-team all-state pick for Johns Creek High School in 2020
• Three-time state champion
• Helped his team to five consecutive AAAAAA state titles
• Born in Stockbridge, Ga.
• Parents are Urvi and Niraj

 

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