- Will Cannon
Will  Cannon


Hoover, Ala.

High School:
Hoover HS


Senior Season (2015-16)

  • Competed in the NCAA Championships finishing T96, shooting 221 (+11)
  • Member of the Blazer lineup that finished third at the Marana Regional to advance to the NCAA Championships
  • Competed in 14 tournaments
  •  Recorded two top-10 finishes, a second place finish at the Shoal Creek Invitational (Sept. 28-29), and T7 at the Brandon Dunes Championships (March 6-8)
  •  Posted 11 rounds at or under par
  •  Finished with a 71.67 stroke average
  •  Member of the Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll

Junior Season (2014-15)

  • Competed in the lineup at the 2015 NCAA Championships, finishing tied for 147th with a score of 238 (+23)
  • Finished tied for 37th at the NCAA Bremerton Regional, with all three rounds counting to help UAB win and advance to the NCAA Nationals 
  • Named All-Conference USA Second Team (May 6)
  • Played in all 10 regular season tournaments
  • Earned career-best finish with a tie for first at The Goodwin
  • Tied the UAB school record with a 54 hole total of 197 (-13) at The Goodwin, which included a school re cord-tying 62 (-8) in the second round 
  • Named C-USA Men’s Golfer of the Week after leading UAB to its first team title of the season at The Goodwin
  • Tied for a team-high three tournaments under par, all came in the final three tournaments of the regular season
  • Recorded nine rounds at or under par and picked up three top 20 finishes

Sophomore Season (2013-14)

  • Saw action in four tournaments, appearing in the starting lineup at the 2014 John Hayt Collegiate Invitational 
  • Placed 15th at the 2014 JSU Grub Mart Intercollegiate, his best finish to date 
  • Fired a 149 (+5) to take home his first top-20 finish 
  • Earned a 47th-place finish at the 2013 Shoal Creek Intercollegiate hosted by Graeme McDowell 
  • Earned Conference USA Comissioner’s Honor Roll accolades

Freshman Season (2012-13)

  • Competed in one tournament, firing a three-round score of 238 (+22) to finish T-48th at the Invitational at the Ocean Course 
  • Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll

High School

  • Member of Alabama High School State Championship runner-up team in 2010 and 2012 
  • Medalist in the 2011 Bradley Johnson Memorial Championship


  • Full name is William Cannon
  • Born Feb. 13, 1994 in Hilton Head Island, S.C. 
  • Son of John and Kathleen Cannon
  • Major is finance
  • Has three sisters