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Who's going where in 2020? A look at college golf's transfers

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The transfer portal in college golf has been especially busy this summer, with several notable names changing schools and many players finding new homes for their extra years.

Here is a look at some of the transfers that has learned about (2019-20 Golfstat ranking listed in parentheses, if applicable):


  • Jonathan Brightwell, UNCG to Oklahoma (13)
  • Leo Oyo, San Diego State to Oklahoma State (38)
  • Reid Bedell, USC Upstate to Kentucky (78)
  • Hunter Ostrom, Notre Dame to Texas (81)
  • Eugenio Lopez-Chacarra, Wake Forest to Oklahoma State (87)
  • Connor Futrell, Troy to Florida State (99)
  • Murray Naysmith, UAB to Long Beach State (173)
  • Ian Peng, VCU to USF (176)
  • Frankie Capan, Alabama to Florida Gulf Coast (178)
  • Van Holmgren, North Dakota State to Florida Gulf Coast (200)
  • Davis Lamb, Notre Dame to FAU
  • Eugene Hong, Florida to Liberty
  • Varun Chopra, Illinois to Northwestern
  • Sean Wilcox, Tennessee to North Texas
  • Josh Gliege, Texas A&M to Boise State
  • Matthew Sharpstene, West Virginia to Charlotte
  • Owen Avrit, Long Beach State to Oregon
  • Spencer Ball, Mercer to TCU
  • Walker Kesterson, Southern Miss to Missouri
  • Michael O'Brien, St. Joseph's to Florida Gulf Coast
  • Reece Nilsen, Grand Canyon to Northern Illinois 
  • Brendan MacDougall, High Point to Nevada
  • Campbell Wolf, DePaul to East Tennessee State
  • Vincent Normann, Georgia Southwestern to Florida State (1, D-II)
  • Max O’Hagan, FIT to UCF (3, D-II)
  • Carlos Bustos, Lynn to Florida (8, D-II)
  • Elis Svard, Cal State-Monterey Bay to Ohio State (9, D-II)
  • Brady Madsen, Winona State to Florida Gulf Coast (21, D-II)
  • Giovanni Manzoni, Lynn to Florida (24, D-II)
  • Drew Mathers, Huntingdon to UAB (2, D-III)

  • Jon Hopkins, Mississippi Gulf Coast to Florida Gulf Coast (NJCAA)


  • Pimnipa Panthong, Kent State to South Carolina (28)
  • Emily Price, South Carolina to Kent State (95)
  • Alexa Melton, Pepperdine to USC (153)
  • Kayley Marschke, Auburn to Mercer
  • Alice Duan, Wahington to Nebraska
  • Valentina Gilly, Florida International to Texas Tech
  • Faith Hopkins, Oklahoma State to Missouri State
  • Valentina Albertazzi, Nova Southeastern to Kent State (3, D-II)