Grant Rish
Grant Rish
Height: 5-11
Weight: 180
Year: Senior
Hometown: Port St. Joe, Fla.
High School: Port St. Joe

2012: As a junior, competed in 16 rounds over seven events … Averaged a score of 79 during the season including a season-best 70 in the second round of the Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate Tournament, which is also tied for the team best on the season … Finished in the top-10 twice including two top-5 finishes.

2011: Played in a team high 10 events totaling 24 rounds of play … Averaged a 76.9 on the season with a season-best 69 coming in the third round of the Outback Steakhouse Intercollegiate Tournament …  Finished in the top-10 three times, including a 5th place finish at the North Georgia Spring Invitational.

Port St. Joe High School: As an individual, Rish advanced to the Regional Tournament all four years (2007-10) ... As a senior in 2010, he won District with a score of 70 and followed that up by claiming a share of the region crown with a 72 ... He was the first in school history to advance to the State Tournament where he shot a 74 and a 77 to finish 28th out of 120 golfers ... Was a member of the Southeastern Junior Golf Tour.

Activities/Hobbies: Hanging with friends, hunting, and fishing

Favorite Professional Athlete: Jeff Mathis

Favorite Team: Miami Marlins

Biggest Sports Thrill: Killing big bucks and catching big bass

Something You Do Not Know About Me: Very close with family and friends

Favorite Food: Steak

Favorite Quote: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”

Favorite TV Show: Criminal Minds

Why I Chose UNG: Best opportunity for after college