Freshman Season (2004-05)
|Marco Zirov -
Competed in two tournaments, making his collegiate debut at the 2005 SunTrust Gator Invitational ... shot 12-over-par with rounds of 75-73-74 at Gator Invite ... followed with an appearance at the Mercedes-Benz Intercollegiate in Florida with rounds of 80-79-78.
Played high school golf at Byron Bay High School in New South Wales, Australia ... captain of his prep team ... led squad to Tweed Valley Schools Championship, winning individual honors as well ... also lettered in swimming and cross country ... club champion at Byron Bay Golf Club in 2003 ... holds course record at Byron Bay Golf Club of 66 ... also holds Ocean Shores Country Club course record of 65 ... voted "most likely to succeed" by high school classmates.
Full name is Marco Zirov ... born June 13, 1985 ... son of Donna Young and Billy Zirov ... plans to major in psychology at UAB ... sister Sophia is a professional model ... has a younger brother, Luca.