Steve Cuzzort
Steve Cuzzort

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grosse Ile, Mich.

High School:
Grosse Ile

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 180

Birthdate:
06/16/1987

Experience:
2 Letters


Fall 2007: Finished tied for third in the first tournament of the year at the Inverness Intercollegiate shooting two-under par for the tournament (70-73-68--211) ... Competed in the Gopher Invitational, finished in a tie for 26th place (76-70-82--228) and tied for 47th at the Shoal Creek Invitational (82-75-74--231) ... Career best low 18-hole score of 68 at the Inverness Intercollegiate.

Summer 2007: Won the 86th annual Golf Association of Michigan Championship finishing seven under-par with a three-day total of 209 (72-68-69). Was one of three golfers at the tournament to shoot even or under par in all three rounds ... Finished second to teammate Ryan Brehm at the Michigan Amateur.

2006-07: Competed in nine events for the Spartans ... Recorded a season-best finish (15th) and round (69) at The Maxwell ... Completed the Big Ten Championship tied for 42nd with a score of 313 (76-83-74-80) ... Recorded a 209 (72-69-69) strokes at The Maxwell for his lowest 54-hole score of his career.

Summer 2006: Qualified for Match Play at the 95th Michigan Amateur Championship ... Finished tied for fifth at the 85th GAM Championship with a 54-hole total of 70-69-72 - 211 ... Won the Grosse Ile Invitational, a Match Play event.

2005-06: Played in eight tournaments as a freshman, including all six spring events...Finished the season with a 76.24 scoring average...Posted a 22nd-place finish at the Big Ten Championship, his highest finish of the season... Fired a 223 total and finished 35th at his first collegiate tournament, the Big Ten/Pac 10 Challenge...Finished 48th at the Duke Classic with a 223 total, tying his career-low 54-hole score...Posted a 26th-place finish with a 302 total at the Big Ten Championship.


Summer 2005: Played in the Horton Smith Championship, placing fourth ... Competed at the Michigan Amateur Championship and the Michigan Tournament of Champions ... Competed at the GAM Championship.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in golf at Grosse Ile High School ... Grosse Ile won the Division III state championship in 2002 and 2003 ... Won the Division III individual title in 2003 and 2004 ... Carded a 138 (67-71) to beat his brother Jeff by one stroke in the 2003 state championship ... Won the 2004 state title by nine strokes ... Finished second in the voting for Michigan Mr. Golf in 2004 ... Member of the 2003 and 2004 Michigan Super Team ... Earned all-state honors as a sophomore ... Served as a captain from 2002-05 ... Three-time team MVP ... Competed in the 2003 and 2004 Independent Insurance Agency Junior Championship, finishing sixth in 2004 ... Finished second at the 2004 GAM Championships, including shooting a second-round 66 ... Competed in the 2005 Fuller Cup Matches.

Personal: Born June 16, 1987 ... Son of Dwayne and Susan Cuzzort ... Brother Jeff is a professional golfer ... A no-preference major ... Says his father Dwayne and his brother Jeff are his biggest golf influences ... The Detroit Pistons are his favorite team ... Lists Retief Goosen as his favorite player ... Career ambition is to play on the PGA Tour.

Cuzzort Year-by-Year

Best Year Rnds Strokes Avg. Round Top 5 Top 10 Top 20 2005-06 25 1,906 76.24 71 - - - 2006-07 29 2,218 76.48 69 - - 2 2007(F) 9 670 74.44 68 1 1 1 Career 63 4,794 76.10 68 1 1 3

Low Round: 68, at 2007 Inverness Intercollegiate

Low Tournament: 209, at 2006 The Maxwell