Robert Parden
Robert Parden
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Saratoga, Calif.
High School: Saratoga HS
Experience: 3V

2016-17 Season: Earned first etam all-Big Sky accolades…led the team with 35 rounds during the year and was the only player in the lineup in all 12 tournaments…averaged 73.60 to rank second on the team…had four top 20 finishes, including a tie for second at the Big Sky Championship…shot 77-70-69-216 at the Big Sky event…had 13 rounds of 72 or better during the season…had a 69 in the final round of the Big Sky Championship for his season best…lowest 54-hole total was 70-72-72-214 at the Visit Stockton Pacific Invitational where he tied for 17th place.

2015-16 Season:
Named honorable mention all-Big Sky…averaged 74.67 in 30 rounds…finished 10th at the Big Sky Championships and tied for 10th at the Nick Watney Invitational for his best finishes during the season…shot 71-67-71-209 at the Nick Watney Invitational for his lowest 54-hole total…had 11 rounds of 72 or better…tied his career best with the 67 at the Nick Watney Invitational…that score is tied for the 16th lowest in school history.

2014-15 Season:
Named honorable mention all-Big Sky after averaging 73.30 in 33 rounds…competed in 11 of the 12 tournaments, missing the Big Sky Championship due to injury…his single-season scoring average is the seventh best in school history…had three top 10 finishes during the year, including a third-place showing at the Sacramento State Invitational…also tied for ninth at the Nick Watney and Folino Invitationals…totaled 67-71-73-211 at the Sacramento State Invitational for his career best 54-hole score.

2013-14 Season:
Appeared in 11 of the 12 tournaments as a true freshman where he averaged 75.03 strokes per round…had four top 20 finishes, including his final three events of the year…tied for 13th at the El Macero Classic and was 13th at the America Sky Championship for his best finish…lowest 54-hole total was 218 (70-75-73) at the Itani Quality Homes Collegiate…began his collegiate career with an opening round 70 at that tournament which tied for his season low…also shot 70 in the second round of the Dash Thomas Memorial.

High School:
Graduated from Saratoga HS in 2013…in his first three seasons, he was a three-time Santa Clara Valley Athletic League MVP and two-time league champion…entered his senior season riding a 34-match medalist streak and has finished under par in 12 consecutive matches…played on the Junior Golf Association of Northern California tour…in six stroke-play events, he finished among the top seven in five…tied for second at both the Del Rio Bumgardner Junior Memorial and the Shoreline Junior Classic…low round of the summer of 2012 was a 2-under par 70 at Del Paso Country Club.

Top Five Finishes
t2nd - Big Sky Championship (March 28-30, 2017)
3rd - Sacramento State Invitational (March 9-10, 2015)

Lowest Rounds
67 - Sacramento State Invitational (1st Round, March 9, 2015)
67 - Nick Watney Invitational (2nd Round, Oct. 5, 2015)
69 - Big Sky Championship (3rd Round, April 30, 2017)

Lowest 54-Hole Scores
209 - Nick Watney Invitational (Oct. 5-6, 2015)
211 - Sacramento State Invitational (March 9-10, 2015)
213 - Nick Watney Invitational (Sept. 29-30, 2014)