Kyle Slattery
Kyle Slattery
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rockford, Ill.
High School: Boylan Catholic HS
Major: Finance

Career: Broke the school record for career scoring average at 73.6...Tied for the SIUE career lead with three tournament wins...Finished with 14 career rounds in the 60s and 11 top-10 finishes, both school bests...Played 123 rounds during his Cougar career, also a school record...Two-time All-Ohio Valley Conference selection... Two-time All-America Scholar selection. 

2018-19: Finished the year with the best scoring average for a season in SIUE history at 71.8...Second-lowest scoring average in the Ohio Valley Conference...Named to the All-OVC Team...Earned three tournament wins during the season...Medalist honors at Eastern Kentucky Intercollegiate, SIUE's Derek Dolenc Invitational and Austin Peay's F&M Bank Intercollegiate...Earned OVC co-Golfer of the Month Award for September...Recognized as OVC Golfer of the Week Sept. 19, 26 and Oct. 17...Tied SIUE's lowest 18-hole round with a 64 in Round two at Eastern Kentucky...Tied the second-lowest round with a 65 in Round two at SIUE's Derek Dolenc Invitational...Fired a 203 at Derek Dolen Invitational, the third lowest 54-hole total in school history...Shot a 205 at EKU Intercollegiate, tying for the fifth-lowest 54-hole total at SIUE.

2017-18: Named to the 2017-18 All-Ohio Valley Conference Team...Scoring average of 72.83 ranks third all-time for a single season at SIUE…Finished the year with third best scoring average in OVC…Shot career lows of 68 three different times: at Air Force Gene Miranda Invitational, Derek Dolenc Invitational and Loyola Intercollegiate. Tied his career low of 211 (70-70-71) at the Twin Oaks Intercollegiate where he finished second….Was part of team that won the Derek Dolenc Invitational….Part of team that broke the 18-hole (270) and the 54-hole (829) team school records at the Loyola Intercollegiate…Appeared in all 10 events...Has met the requirements to be named a 2017-18 GCAA All America Scholar in July 2018.

2016-2017: Earned two top-10 finishes…Finished sixth at UNO Invitational…Tied for 10th at Loyola Intercollegiate…Season-low round of 70 came in back-to-back rounds at Loyola…Best 54-hole total (211) also came at Loyola…Scoring average of 74.6 was nearly a stroke better than his freshman season...Played in all 11 tournaments.

2015-2016: Second on the team with a 75.45 scoring average...Scored three top-10 finishes during the season...Was the highest-finishing freshman (7th place) at the Ohio Valley Conference Championship...Best finish was sixth place at South Dakota State's Coyote Classic...Career-low round of 69 came at SIUE's Derek Dolenc Inivtational...Best 54-hole total (213) also came at SIUE's home event, where he finished tied for 10th...Appeared in all 10 of SIUE's tournaments totaling 29 rounds. 

High School: Earned first team All-State honors as a senior and was a second team All-State performer as a junior...Finished sixth in the Illinois 3A State Tournament as a senior at Boylan... Finished 11th at State as a junior in 2013, helping the team to the 3A State Championship.... He won the NIC-10 Conference title and the Regional title as a senior, shooting a 71 at each..Finished second of 152 competitors at the 2014 Illinois Junior Golf Association Chick Evans Junior Am. He had an individual record of 385-19-1 in five 2014 Mid-American Junior Golf Tour (MAJGT) events in 2014 with individual finishes of second, third, fourth, fifth, and 11th place.