Ryan Pope

Qualification & subject:
Diplomas Level 3 National Extended Diploma Sport (Golf)
On a golf scholarship in the USA

Having spent two years at Hartpury, the Level 3 Extended Diploma Sport (Performance and Excellence in Golf) student, accepted a four-year scholarship with American NCAA Division One University, South Alabama where he is part of the successful Alabama Jaguars golf programme.

During his time here he was crowned National Champion of the Intercollegiate Tour in 2012, shooting seven under par to win by three shots. He had also claimed a share of top spot in the British Schools and Colleges Tour Final at Fairmont St Andrews, but was pipped on countback.

During the same year Ryan was named in the top 10 under-18 golfers in England and placed 32nd in the European equivalent rankings.