Jonnie Motomochi

Jonnie Motomochi

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Delta, BC, Canada

High School:
Sands Secondary

Height:
5-10

Experience:
4L

07/01/2013

Motomochi Returns To Men's Golf Program As Assistant Coach

Motomochi Returns To Men's Golf Program As Assistant Coach

04/25/2013

Men's Golf Set For Pac-12 Championship At Los Angeles Country Club

Men's Golf Set For Pac-12 Championship At Los Angeles Country Club

07/25/2012

Motomochi Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar Again

Motomochi Named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar Again

06/18/2012

Motomochi Heading To Ethiopia After Receiving Special Honor

Motomochi Heading To Ethiopia After Receiving Special Honor

06/12/2012

Blessing In Disguise: U.S. Open Day 2 Blog By Coach Reehoorn

Blessing In Disguise: U.S. Open Day 2 Blog By Coach Reehoorn

Career Statistics Through 2011-12 Season Get Acrobat Reader

CAREER: Played in 35 tournaments in his four-year career ... Had a career scoring average of 74.00 in 105 rounds ... Best round was a 6-under 65 as a junior at the Pacific Invitational to equal the fourth-lowest round in Oregon State history ... Best finish was a tie for seventh as a junior at the Pacific Invitational ... Best three-round score was a 5-under 208 as a junior at the Pacific Invitational ... Shot 17 under-par rounds ... Had one top-10 and seven top-20 finishes ... Named a 2011 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America ... Recognized as a 2011 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar ... Named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team after sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... Honored as an Oregon State Everyday Champion on March 14, 2011.

SENIOR (2011-12): Played in eight of the 12 tournaments ... Had a scoring average of 73.32, the second best on the team ... Selected to Pac-12 All-Academic Second Team ... Best round was a 3-under 68 at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational ... Best finish was a tie for 12th at the Fresno State Lexus Classic (+2, 218) that helped the Beavers win the team title ... Also had top-20 finishes at the Oregon Duck Invitational (t19) and Aggie Invitational (14) ... Posted a 2-1 record at the Del Walker Match Play Championship with a 2 up win over Sam Smith of USC and a 2 and 1 win over Jeff Ham of California ... Had seven under-par rounds ... Finished tied for 30th at the Pac-12 Championship (+6, 294) ... Finished tied for 41st at the NCAA Stanford Regional (+4, 214).

JUNIOR (2010-11): Played in all 11 tournaments ... Finished with a scoring average of 73.44 ... Selected to Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team ... Had a hole-in-one the opening round of the Pacific Invitational using a 9-iron on the 135-yard 12th hole ... Shot a career-best 6-under 65 in the first round at the Pacific Invitational ... Best finish was a tie for seventh at the Pacific Invitational (-5, 208) for his first career top 10 finish ... Had seven under-par rounds ... Finished 14th at the season-opening Husky Invitational (-1, 215) ... Finished tied for 16th at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational (-5, 208) ... Named a 2011 Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar by the Golf Coaches Association of America ... Recognized as a 2011 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar ... Honored as an Oregon State Everyday Champion on March 14, 2011.

SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Played in seven of 14 tournaments ... Finished with a scoring average of 73.95 ... Selected to Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team ... Best finish was a 13th place finish in the rain-shortened Alister MacKenzie Invitational (-4, 138) ... Finished tied for 42nd at the Pac-10 Championships (+6, 290) ... Lowest round was 4-under 67 in the second round at the MacKenzie Invitational.

FRESHMAN (2008-09): Played in first collegiate golf tournament at the Husky Invitational ... Finished with a scoring average of 75.25 ... Lowest round was at the Turtle Bay Resort Invitational with a 69 in the final round ... Best finish was a tie for 22nd at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic (+3, 213) ... Finished tied for 26th at the Wyoming Desert Invitational (+10, 226) ... Finished tied for 27th at the Oregon Duck Invitational (+7, 223).

JUNIOR/AMATEUR GOLF: Won the 2001, 2002 and 2003 US Kids Golf World Championship ... Placed in the top-10 at the Junior World Championships from 2000-2005 ... Finished tied for 26th at the Junior World Championships at Torrey Pines in 2008 ... In 2003 became the youngest player ever to qualify for the Canadian Amateur Championship at the age of 12 ... Represented Canada against Ireland in 2006 ... Represented Canada in China at the 2007 Aaron Baddeley World Championship ... Represented British Columbia at the 2007 and 2008 Junior America's Cup and at the 2007 Hogan Cup.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated from Sands Secondary School in North Delta, B.C., in 2008 ... Played varsity golf for four years under head coach Curt Karila ... Also lettered in volleyball and basketball ... Was on the honor roll every term.

PERSONAL: Born in North Delta, B.C. ... Son of Gary and Kathy Motomochi ... Father is a truck driver for DHL and mother works at a casino ... Has two sisters, Missy and Jackie ... Chose Oregon State "because of its college town mentality and the coaches. It is close to home and gives me the best possibility to become a great golfer" ... Majoring in New Media Communications.

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