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Adrien

Pendaries

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Height: 6'0"
Weight: 155
Year: Junior
Hometown: Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
High School: Notre-Dame de Sainte-Croix

Bio

2018-19: Named to the PING All-Region Team for the second straight year ... earned All-ACC recognition ... finished the season by competing in 12 tournaments and totaling 34 rounds ... posted the team's third-lowest scoring average -- a career-best 71.35, which ranks as the fifth-best single-season average in Duke history ... recorded the first two top-5 finishes of his career, placing T-4th at the East Lake Cup (71, -1) and shooting 16-under to finish second at the Clemson Invitational -- his career-best finish ... His 16-under at Clemson (64-68-68) tied the lowest 54-hole score in team history, which was also set by teammate Alex Smalley at the Louisville Cardinal Challenge in the fall of 2018 ... set his career-low round twice, opening with 64s at the Louisville Cardinal Challenge and the Clemson Invitational ... following his T-4th in stroke play at East Lake, he won both of his matches in match play, beating Auburn's Trace Crowe, 7&6, and downing Oklahoma State's Matthew Wolff, 4&3, then ranked No. 2 nationally ... played four consecutive tournaments late in the season under par, including shooting 3-under, 213 at the ACC Championship to finish T-16th.

2017-18: Named to PING All-East team … Recorded a 72.15 stroke average through 34 rounds … best finish was a T-7 result at the D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate where he shot a 220 (+7) … lowest 54 score was an eight-under 208 at the Stitch Intercollegiate … tallied three top-10 finishes and three top-20 finishes … recorded 14 under-par rounds, tied with teammate Chandler Eaton for second-most on the team.

JUNIOR GOLF: Two-time Doral Publix Jr. Classic Champion (2012, 2013) ... Two-time Optimist International Jr. Champion (2012, 2013) ... 2015 Irish Boys Amateur Champion ... 2016 European Boys Team Champion ... Six-time Paris League Junior Champion ... was a member of the 2016 Continental Europe team for the Jacques Leglise Trophy ... Semifinalist at the 2016 British Boys event ... Finished fourth at the Junior Orange Bowl in 2015 ... Member of the 2016 European Junior Ryder Cup team.

PERSONAL: Born Adrien Morris Henri Pendaries on Mar. 18, 1999 in Neuilly Sur Seine, France … son of Marc and Robynne Pendaries … father is a golf professional, previously played golf at the University of Houston from 1984-1987 and mother is a professional organizer … has a younger sister, Lea … received baccalaureate honors at Notre Dame de Sainte Croix ... majoring in sociology at Duke.

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