Daniel Stamper
Daniel Stamper
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Puyallup, Wash.
High School: Emerald Ridge (Alcorn State)
Home Course: The Classic Golf Club

PRIOR TO VCU 

  • Spent two years at Grays Harbor Community College in Aberdeen, Wash. before playing one season at Alcorn State (2016-17). 
  • Ranked second on Alcorn State with 75.6 scoring average in 10 tournaments in 2016-17
  • Shot 69 - the team's low round of the season - at the Black College Invitational in 2016
  • All-NWAC First-Team performer while at Gray Harbor College
  • Placed second at the Olympic Invitational in 2016
  • Earned First Team All-Conference honors as a senior at Emerald Ridge High School

GET TO KNOW DANIEL

  • Born Dec. 23, 1995
  • Son of Dan and Sharon Stamper
  • Sibling: Amanda Stamper
  • Majoring in Psychology
  • Hopes to become a professional golfer, or sports psychologist
  • Other interests: Fishing, basketball, the Seattle Seahawks, and Seattle Mariners

JUST GOLF 

  • Age began playing: 13
  • Home course: The Classic Golf Club (Wash.)
  • Favorite golfer: Tiger Woods
  • Favorite club: Putter
  • Holes-in-one: 0
  • Low round: 63, Highland Golf Club

WHY VCU?
“I chose VCU because I like Coach Ball’s philosophies when it comes to playing golf. Along with, VCU gave me the opportunity to practice on world-class practice facilities and pursue excellent academics.”