Jimmy Hinton
Jimmy Hinton
Year: Jr.
Hometown: North Canton, Ohio
High School: Hoover

Will be looking to build off of a memorable spring.

2017-18: Earned the “birdie king” crown at the rain-shortened Nye Intercollegiate (April 14), and was a co-medalist with an even-par 72 … Birdied five of the first eight holes at the Wooster Country Club, and was still at 3-under-par through 12 holes … Overall, averaged 78.8 strokes per round … Followed up performance at Nye Intercollegiate with back-to-back 77s at the Defiance Spring Invitational (April 21-22) ... Member of the NCAC Academic Honor Roll.

2016-17: Averaged 78.2 strokes over 10 rounds, good for second on the team … Competed in five tournaments … Finished two strokes back of a top-10 showing at the Purple Raider Invitational (Sept. 24-25), with a 151 … Fired a 76 in the second round of the Gatorade Collegiate (Sept. 4).

Prior to Wooster: Earned four all-county certificates, including first-team honors as a sophomore, junior, and senior at Hoover High School … Four-time all-district and all-league selection … Helped team to a pair of section titles and three straight conference championships … Earned four letters in golf and one in basketball.

Personal: Born Aug. 29, 1997 … Son of Kevin and Ann Hinton … Majoring in political science.