AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta University head men's golf coach Jack O'Keefe announced the addition of incoming freshman Gustav Andersson and junior-transfer Ryan Johnson who will join the Jaguars for the upcoming 2016-17 season.
Andersson attended Filbornaskolan National School of Golf in Helsingborg, Sweden from 2012-2016. Andersson competed under Coach Hans Larsson. As a senior he had seven wins, seven second-place place finishes and two third-place finishes on the highest level of junior golf in Sweden. He was also a member of the Swedish National Boys team in 2015.
In 2012, Andersson won the Skandia Cup for his age group and carded a 65 (-7) for his low round at Toxandria Golf Club in Holland. Andersson plans on studying international business.
Ryan Johnson (Trophy Club, Texas) is a junior-transfer from McLennan Community College in Waco, Texas. Johnson most recently helped capture the NJCAA Division I Men's Golf National Championship for the McLennan Highlanders in May.
Johnson led the Highlanders with 72-67-71-71 – 281 and finished in seventh place. He was a two-time NJCAA All-American and ranked fifth individually at the end of fall semester in 2016.
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