Graham Baillargeon
Graham Baillargeon

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mississauga, Ontario

High School:
St. Aloysius Gonzaga


Currently 11th on MSU's career scoring average list at 75.24 ... Has one career collegiate victory and four top-10 finishes ... Named the team's Best First Year Player in 2007-08 ... Member of the Canadian 2008 National Amateur 22-and-Under Team ... Posted a top-five freshman scoring average in program history.


SOPHOMORE (2008-09): Competed in 11 events and finished the season with a 75.52 scoring average ... Led the team in three events, including winning his first collegiate tournament, the Spartan Classic ... Had four top-10, second on the team, and six top-20 finishes ... Shot a 68 to win the Spartan Classic in the season-opener ... Led MSU at the Wolverine Intercollegiate, tying for sixth with a 209 (71-70-68) ... Tied for ninth at the UNC Bridgestone with a 220 (78-68-74) ... Started the spring stroke play season with back-to-back top-10 finishes; leading the Spartans at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate with a 217 (74-70-74) to tie for eighth, followed by a ninth place showing at the Western Intercollegiate, shooting a 216 (71-74-71) ... Placed 12th at the Fossum Invitational with a 186 (74-77-35) ... Competed in the Big Ten Championship.

SUMMER 2008: Tied for 10th at the Canadian Amateur Championship with a one-under par 283 (67-71-70-75) ... Tied for 12th at the Ontatio Amateur Championship with a 288 (70-73-71-74) ... Advanced through local qualifying for the U.S. Open, shooting a two-under 70 at Eagle Eye Golf Club in Bath, Mich.


FRESHMAN (2007-08): Played in nine events, posting a 74.93 scoring average in his first collegiate season ... Third on the team with 77 birdies ... The team's Best First Year Player Award selection ... Had two top-20 finishes ... Tied for 16th at the Fighting Irish Invitational, shooting a 217 (68-75-74) ... His first round 68 tied for his season-low 18 hole score, which he matched in the first round of the Boilermaker ... Tied for 23rd at the Big Ten/Pac-10 Challenge with a 227 (75-76-76) ... Had his best finish and score of the season at the Boilermaker Invitational, tying for 13th with a 215 (68-73-74) ... Part of the competitive lineup at the Big Ten Championship, tying for 41st with a 309 (75-80-80-74), and the NCAA East Regional, tying for 65th with a 216 (70-69-77) ... Over the winter, named to Canada's 2008 National Amateur 22-and-Under Team.

SUMMER 2007: Won the Canadian Junior Boys Championship ... Tied for fourth at the CN Future Links Ontario Championship ... Finished tied for 12th at the Ontario Amateur Championship ... Tied for second at the Ontario Junior and Juvenile Boys Championship.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in golf at St. Aloysius Gonzaga High School ... Golf team captain from all four years in high school ... Selected as Golf MVP in his freshman, sophomore, and junior years ... Team made the state tournament his sophomore through senior years, finishing 10th in 2005, fourth in 2006 and first in 2007 ... Placed first in the regional championships from 2005-07 and third in 2004 ... Qualified for the U.S. Amateur in 2006 ... Champion of the Canadian Junior Amateur in 2007 ... Had nine first place finishes in his career before arriving at Michigan State ... Shot a personal-best low round of 67, finishing second in the Provincial Championship in 2006 ... Had a personal-best scoring average of 72.5 his senior year.

PERSONAL: Son of David and Louise Baillargeon ... A pre-law major ... Lists golf coach Sean Foley, as his biggest golf influence and Fred Couples as his favorite golfer ... Career ambition is to be a professional golfer ... Born August 3, 1989.