Tristan Nicholls

Tristan Nicholls

Jr. | 6-1 | Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia | Southport School

2015-16 (Freshman)

  • Named to the Big 12 All-Rookie Team
  • Played 22 rounds in eight events as a freshman
  • Represented the Mountaineers at the 2016 Big 12 Championship
  • Carried an average score of 77.00 with one top-10 finish on the season
  • Finished tied for ninth at the President’s Day Challenge with a score of 73-75=148
  • Carded a season-low 54-hole score of 71-74-74=219 for a top-25 finish, helping the Mountaineers take second at the Rutherford Intercollegiate (April 16-17)

High School

  • Ranked as high as No. 3 in the Queensland Junior Golf Rankings in 2012
  • Played for Southport School from 2010-15 and was a two-year captain
  • A member of South Coast Schools U19 team in 2013 and 2014
  • Played for the Queensland Junior State Team in 2012 and 2013
  • Won the Intercollegiate Challenge and Dave Mullen Cup in 2014
  • Claimed the 2013 Fayde Points Challenge
  • Took 17th at the 2014 Australian Boys’ Amateur Championship (74-73-73-75)
  • Finished in the top 10 at the Burleigh Cup, Wayne Brady Cup and Gary Player Classic
  • Registered a top-25 finish at the Greg Norman Junior Masters
  • Averaged a score of 74.8 in 2013-14


  • Parents are Gavin and Sharon Nicholls
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Life As A Mountaineer: Tristan Nicholls

By Scott Bartlett | October 09, 2016

In this week's Life As A Mountaineer, we take an inside look at sophomore Tristan Nicholls of the golf team. Life As a Mountaineer is presented by WVU Medicine.