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Jake Carter

Jake's Profile

Aiken, S.C.
high school
South Aiken

Career Honors:

  • ACC Academic Honor Roll (2017)

Freshman Season (2016-17):

  • Competed in three tournaments, finishing with a 74.78 stroke average.
  • Played in the Jerry Pate Intercollegiate (+18), Querencia Cabo Collegiate (+9) and the Seminole Intercollegiate (+7).
  • Low round of the year was a 2-under 70 in the first round of the Seminole Intercollegiate on March 10, 2017.

Before FSU:

  • Enjoyed a highly accomplished career at South Aiken High School.
  • Recorded back-to-back Southern Cross championships in 2015 and 2016 at his home course at the Palmetto Golf Club.
  • Put together a tremendous senior season which included winning Region5-AAAA as well as Lower State.
  • Two-time all-state selection in high school who won his regional title twice and a Lower State title four times.
  • Also won two state championships.
  • Committed to play for Florida State as a rising junior in the summer 2014.
  • Top-50 amateur golfer according to Golfweek.
  • Won two America Junior Golf Association events, finishing first at St. Francisville, La., in 2015 and winning the Junior All-Star Event at Eagle Ridge in 2012.
  • Also had five Top-5 finishes and eight Top 10s in AJGA events.
  • Honor Roll member all four years of high school.

Jake Carter By The Numbers

Round: 70 (Seminole Intercollegiate, Spring 2017; Querencia Cabo Collegiate; Spring 2017)
Tournament: 222 (Querencia Cabo Collegiate; Spring 2017)
Best Finish: T55 (Jerry Pate Intercollegiate; Spring 2017)