Jimmy Bea
Jimmy Bea


Southampton, Pa.

High School:
Council Rock South



3 Years

Top returning golfer with a 74.9 strokes-per-round average in 2010-11 and 75.7 strokes-per-round average for his career.

2010-11: Shot a career-best and team-high 74.9 strokes-per-round average...Posted five top-20 finishes over 12 events...Top SJU golfer at seven events...Played in a career-high 28 rounds...Finished tied for third at the Rhode Island Ram Invitational (72)...Tied for 12th at th Navy Fall Invitational (77-69/146)...Tied for 13th at both the Villanova Wildcat Invitational (76-73/149) and the Georgetown Hoya Intercollegiate (73-72-70/215)...Tied for 20th at the C&F Bank Invitational (73-74/147)...Finished second on the team and tied for 23rd overall at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

2009-10: Led the Hawks with a 76.6 strokes- per-round average...Posted a season-best finish at the Navy Fall Inviational, tying for sixth place with a score of 70-71/141...Tied for 17th at the Atlantic 10 Championships (77-77-75/229)...Also tied for 17th at the Frank Landry Invitational (74-73-74/221).

2008-09: Earned PING All-Northeast Region honors...Led Hawks in scoring (75.8 strokes-per-round), rounds played (25) and top-20 finishes (five)...Tied for first at the Old Dominion/ Seasacape Invitational after shooting an even-par 68-72/140... Named Atlantic 10 Player and Rookie of the Week for his performance at ODU...Finished in seventh place in first collegiate tournament (Navy Fall Invitational)...Tied for fourth place at the Georgetown Hoya Invitational...Ended the season in a tie for 27th at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

High School/Personal: Two-time Suburban One League Player of the Year and First Team All-League honoree...Tied for second at the District One Tournament and placed third at the Suburban One Tournament as a senior... Finished with a 36.2 strokes-per-round average as a senior and a 37.0 average as a junior...Led Suburban One League in handicap scoring as a junior...Helped Council Rock South to a 42-6 record over his three seasons, including a 16-0 mark and a #1 ranking in Eastern Pennsylvania...Also lettered in basketball...Majoring in marketing...Born December 5, 1989.