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Age

Youngest Champion (years / months / days)

15/6/28 - Tiger Woods (1991)
15/8 - Mike Brannan (1971)
15/10/10 - Henry Liaw (2001)

Youngest Competitor

12/2/15 - Matthew Pierce Jr. (2001)
12/10/6 - Verner Stanley (1952)
12/10/13 - Kevin Na (1996)

Course

Longest Course

7,083 yards - Singletree G.C., Edwards, Colo., 1987

Shortest Course

6,337 yards - Purdue University Golf Course (South Course), West Lafayette, Ind., 1955

Most Times Host Club of Championship

2 - Manor C.C., Rockville, Md., 1957, 1971
2 - Wilmington (Del.) C.C. (South Course) (1965, 1978)
2 - Yale University G.C., New Haven, Conn. (1952, 1988)
2 - Singing Hills G.C., El Cajon, Calif. (1973, 1989)

Entries

Largest

4,508 (1999)

Smallest

416 (1949)

Champions

Most Championships Won

3 - Tiger Woods (1991, 1992, 1993)

Most Consecutive Championships Won

3 - Tiger Woods (1991, 1992, 1993)

Most Times in Final

3 - Tiger Woods (1991, 1992, 1993)

Match Play

Fewest match-play holes needed by champion (since six-match format change in 1964)


87 - Tiger Woods, Wollaston G.C., Milton, Mass., 1992
89 - Matthew Rosenfeld, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Witch Hollow and Ghost Creek), North Plains, Ore., 2000
90 - Gary Koch, Athens (Ga.) C.C., 1970
91 - Jason Widener, Yale University G.C., New Haven, Conn., 1988

Most match-play holes needed by champion

108 - Shane McMenamy, Forest Highlands G.C., Flagstaff, Ariz., 1996
105 - Mathew Todd, Lake Merced G. & C.C., Daly City, Calif., 1990
104 - Brett Quigley, Singletree G.C., Edwards, Colo., 1987
104 - Henry Liaw, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001


Largest Winning Margin, 18-Hole Match

9 and 8 - Donald M. Bisplinghoff d. Eric Jonas, fourth round, Yale G.C., New Haven, Conn., 1952
9 and 8 - Ronald L. Wright d. Gary E. Allen, first round, Stanford (Calif.) University G.C., 1959
9 and 8 - Richard Meissner d. John Diesing, Jr., second round, Lochmoor Club, Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich., 1962
9 and 8 - Jack Renner d. Jim Russell, first round, Brookhaven C.C., Dallas, Texas, 1972
9 and 8 - Mitch Allenspatch d. Michael Frey, second round, Ohio State University G.C., (Scarlet Course), Columbus, Ohio, 1977

Largest Winning Margin, Semifinals

7 and 6 - Richard Scott over Andrew Dressler, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001

Largest Winning Margin, Final

8 and 6 - Gary Koch d. Mike Nelms, Athens C.C., Athens, Ga., 1970
6 and 5 - Larry Beck d. David C. Leon, Manor C.C., Rockville, Md., 1957
6 and 5 - Eddie Pearce d. W. B. Harman Jr., The Country Club, Brookline, Mass., 1968

Longest 18-Hole Match

28 holes - Michael W. Eiserman d. Patrick Honeycutt, first round, Milburn G. & C.C., Overland Park, Kan., 1960
25 holes - Forrest Fezler d. Robert Goldman, first round, Twin Hills G. & C.C., Oklahoma City, Okla., 1967
25 holes - Arthur E. Burke III, d. Richard Adams, first round, The Country Club, Brookline, Mass., 1968

Longest Final Match

21 holes - Donald Hurter d. Keith Banes, Wilmington (Del.) C.C. (South Course), 1978
20 holes - Jack Renner d. Mike Brannan, Singing Hills C.C., El Cajon, Calif., 1973

Most Extra-Hole Matches in Championship

11 - Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001

Stroke Play

Lowest Score, 9 Holes

30 - James Vargas, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
31 - Donald Bisplinghoff, Yale University G.C., New Haven, Conn., 1952
31 - James Oh, Country Club of York (Pa.), 1999
31 - Eddie Lee, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Ghost Creek back nine), North Plains, Ore., 2000

Lowest Score, 18 Holes

65 - J.C. Deacon, Country Club of York (Pa.), 1999
65 - Scotty Campbell, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
65 - James Vargas, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
66 - Kurt Beck, Pine Lake G.C., Orchard Lake, Mich., 1980
66 - Brad Lehmann, Yale University G.C., New Haven, Conn., 1988
66 - Rob McMillan, Waverley Country Club, Portland, Ore., 1993
66 - Aaron Baddeley, Conway Farms G.C., Lake Forest, Ill., 1998
66 - James Oh, Country Club of York (Pa.), 1999
66 - Sonny Nimkhum, Country Club of York (Pa.), 1999
66 - Jay Choi, Pumpkin Ridge G.C. (Ghost Creek), North Plains, Ore., 2000

Lowest Score, 36 Holes

132 - James Vargas, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
134 - Sonny Nimkhum, Country Club of York (Pa.), 1999
135 - Aaron Baddeley, Conway Farms G.C., Lake Forest, Ill., 1998
135 - James Oh, Country Club of York (Pa.), 1999
135 - Camilo Villegas, Country Club of York (Pa.), 1999
135 - Scotty Campbell, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
136 - Jonathan Moore, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
136 - Eddie Lee, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
136 - Colin Biles, Oak Hills C.C., San Antonio, Texas, 2001
138 - Bryce Molder, Forest Highlands Golf Club, Flagstaff, Ariz., 1996
138 - Matthew Rosenfeld, Pumpkin Ridge G.C., North Plains, Ore., 2000

Miscellaneous

Most Times Medalist

2 - Willie Wood (1977, 1978)
2 - Tiger Woods, (1991, 1992)

Holes-In-One

Terry Thomas, 165-yard 14th hole, Southern Hills C.C., Tulsa, Okla., 1953
Lloyd S. Monroe, 175-yard 5th hole, Taconic G.C., Williamstown, Mass., 1956
Terry Hurst, 187-yard 4th hole, Lochmoor Club, Grosse Pointe, Mich., 1962
Brian Gay, 158-yard 11th hole, Singletree G.C., Edwards. Colo., 1987
Ben Taylor, 171-yard 17th hole, Wollaston G.C., Milton, Mass., 1992
Brady Stockton, 152-yard 7th hole, Fargo (N.D.) C.C., 1995