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  Chris Derby
Chris Derby

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Alexandria, Va.

High School:
Gonzaga Prep

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 170


2006-07: Earned four Top-10 finishes ... had best finish at Pizza Hut Invitational with 36-hole score of 150 and fifth-place showing among all individuals ... also scored rounds of 70 and 73 in Loyola's win at theFort Lauderdale Spring Classic ... another Top-10 finish came at the Pala Mesa Invitational with rounds of 75, 74 and 76 ... led the Greyhounds with an eight-place finish at the William & Mary Invitational with two-round score of 144 ... also had a two-day 148 at the LaCrosse Home Collegiate ... ended the year with 75.6 stroke average

2005-06: Led the Greyhounds in two of their four fall events ... tied for second at the Joe Agee Invitational with three-round score of 213 ... registered a career-best 68 at the Joe Agee Invitational ... round of 68 also tied for lowest Loyola score of season ... posted a 69 en route to an 11th-place finish at the Towson Invitational ... also finished seventh at Crowne Plaza Colonial with tournament score of 152 ... placed 24th overall at MAAC Championships ... ended season with four Top-20 finishes ... posted 74.8 season stroke average

2004-05: Was Loyola's top finisher at the NCAA Regionals ... claimed medalist honors at the Fort Lauderdale Spring Classic ... also led the Greyhounds at the Kingsmill Invitational and the Navy Spring Invitational ... registered a season-best round of 71 at Rutgers and again at Navy ... earned four Top-10 finishes, including a third-place finish at the Drew Upton Memorial ... placed 15th at the MAAC Championships ... was only Greyhound golfer to break Top-100 at NCAA Regionals with 88th-place showing ... played in 24 rounds for Loyola and finished season with 75.8 stroke average

Before Loyola: Was a teammate of senior captain Will Shriver at Gonzaga Prep ... served as the team's No. 1 player senior year, guiding Gonzaga to back-to-back wins in the Washington Metro Championships ... finished in the Top-10 at the AJGA Homestead event of 2003 ... has appeared in MAPGA, VSGA national tournaments