Alex Nelson
Alex Nelson
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Weems, Va.
High School: Lancaster

As a Junior (2018-2019)

  • Competed in all nine R-MC events
  • Finished with four Top 10 finishes and three Top 5 finishes
  • Season-low round of 68 at the Green Turtle Invitational
  • Season-high finish of third at the Green Turtle Invitational

As a Sophomore (2017-2018)

  • Only Yellow Jacket to play in all ten events during the season
  • Finished in the Top 5 twice
  • Had best round of 71 in the Camp Lejeune Intercollegiate
  • Top finish in the Glenn Heath Memorial, closing out tied for second, shooting 151

As a Freshman (2016-2017)

  • Played in two events totaling four rounds during the Fall season for the Yellow Jackets
  • Played in the Shenandoah Invitational and Ted Keller Memorial tournaments
  • Shot his lowest round of 77 in the first round of the Ted Keller Memorial


  • Nelson attended Lancaster High School where he lettered in golf his senior year
  • As a senior he won the State Championship
  • Nelson was a member of the National Honors Society and received highest honors for all four years

Alex Nelson watching his drive