David Cooke ties largest margin of victory by an amateur in tournament history
Junior collects the 39th such honor for Wolfpack program since 1986
Carter Page (T5) and David Cooke (T8) rapidly climb leaderboard on Friday
Pack is just three strokes out of fifth place
The Wolfpack is the No. 8 seed in the Yale Regional
The Wolfpack improved from sixth to second on May 15, 2015.
Photos from the first day of action at the 2015 NCAA Men's Golf Yale Regional
NC State hosted the 2015 Wolfpack Spring Open at Lonnie Poole Golf Course on April 18 and 19.
The NC State men's golf team hosted the 2014 Wolfpack Intercollegiate on Oct. 6-7 at Lonnie Poole Golf Course.
2014-15: Played in all 12 tournaments and 34 rounds throughout the season ... Ranked first on the team with a stroke average of 72.2 per 18 holes ... Earned four top-10 and four top-20 finishes ... Won two tournaments: the Wolfpack Intercollegiate in the fall and the Wolfpack Spring Open ... Career-best mark of 208 achieved at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate ... His average 54-hole score of 216.8 was also best on the team ... Recorded 15 rounds at or under par throughout the season and 30 of his 34 (88.2 percent) counted towards the team's score ... His score of 65 in the second round of the Wolfpack Spring Open tied the single best round by a Wolfpack golfer in the 2014-15 season.
High School:Earned IHSA 3A all-state honors as a senior after becoming the first state qualifier in his high school's history ... Named Bolingbrook High School Athlete of the Year in 2011 after finishing second at the conference championships ... Led BHS to sectionals for the first time in school history as a senior ... A three-time team MVP and two-time all-conference selection.
Personal: Born on Aug. 29, 1992 ... Son of Jim and Lori Cooke ... Has two brothers, Jay and Chad, and two sisters, Catherine and Savanna.