|School||Nebraska (Skyline HS)|
Individual: Bishop finished third at the CGA Public Links Championships Jun. 29, 2008, finished fourth at the Collindale Invitational Jun. 8, 2008, and tied for fifth at the SouthRidge Invitational May 25, 2008. 2008-2009: He won top individual honors at the RMAC Golf Event #1 shootiong a 204 (12-under par). ... He was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men's golfer of the week for the week of September the 15th after he shot a three-round total of 204 to lead the Mountain Lions to a first-place team finish. ... Bishop shot a 72 and 65 on the first day, followed by a third round mark of 67 on the par 72 course. ... His 65 mark was the lowest by any golfer and his 67 tied for the second-lowest score in the tournament. On September the 29th he was named as the RMAC men's golfer of the week once again after he shot a three-round score of 208 (5-under par) to win the NCAA Division II Preview Tournament, which was at Loomis Trail Golf Club in Blaine, Wash. ... Bishop's victory was even more impressive when the quality of the field was factored. Fourteen of the 20 teams were ranked among the top 25 nationally in the Golf World/Nike Coache's Poll and five others were listed as also receiving votes. 2007-08: Bishop was named all-RMAC, played in all 10 tournaments, and was second on the team in stroke average with 73.29. ... He finished first at the Northwest Region Spring Head-to-Head Apr. 22, tied for third at the NCAA Division II Northwest Regional May 7, tied for fourth at the RMAC Spring Championship Apr. 15, tied for seventh at the Southern California Intercollegiate Mar. 11, and tied for eighth at the RMAC Golf Tournament #1 Sept. 18. Individual: He tied for 15th at the CGA State Amateur Stroke Play Championship Aug. 12, 2007 and finished third at the Highland Hills Invite Jun. 8, 2007. ... At the Collindale Invitational Jun. 3, 2008 he tied for third. ... Biship tied for sixth at the Boomerang Invitational May 27, 2007, tied for seventh at the Loveland Invitational May 20, 2007, placed second at the Fox Hill Invitational May 13, 2007, and finished second at the Ute Creek Invitational Apr. 29, 2007. 2006-07: Bishop was named all-RMAC and led the team in stroke average with 73.77. ... He tied for first at the RMAC Fall Invitational Sept. 26, tied for third at the Northwest Regional Fall Head-to-Head Sept. 19, and tied for fourth at the St. Edward's Spring Invitational Feb. 20. ... At the Northwest Region Spring Head-to-Head Apr. 17 he tied for fourth. ... He tied for fifth at the Mustang Intercollegiate Mar. 20 and placed sixth at the RMAC Spring Invitational Apr. 10. Individual: He finished first at the Eaton Invitational on Jul. 23, 2006, tied for 14th at the CGA State Amateur Stroke Play Championship Aug. 14, 2006, and tied for third at the Twin Peaks Invitational May 7, 2006.
Pre UCCS Notes:
Before UCCS: 2005-06: (At Nebraska) Transferred to UCCS from Division I Nebraska, where he redshirted ... won the 2007 and 2006 Horizon Banks Men's City Championship at Sunset Golf Course in Longmont in July. 2004-2005: (At Nebraska) Played in seven tournaments in his first season with the Huskers ... over 19 rounds, he posted a 77.68 stroke average ... competed four times in the Husker lineup and recorded a career-low 73 three times ... tied for 19th with a final score of 229 at the Branson Creek Invitational ... shot 73s in the final two rounds of the Pioneer Golf Classic, finishing with a 223. High School: Led Skyline High School to state runner-up finishes in 2002 and 2003 ... won seven tournaments in his senior season and was the third-ranked junior in Colorado ... he was his team's MVP all four years under Coach Cortney Rudolph and also earned all-conference honors four times ... top individual finish at state was a third-place showing in his junior year ... the Colorado Junior State Match Play runner-up in 2003, losing to Tom Glissmeyer, who qualified for the 2003 U.S. Open.
Personal: Bishop is majoring in Communication/ Sociology. ... He enjoys snowboarding, golfing, and fishing. ... His parents are Gail and John Bishop, and he has two sisters, Dawn and Kristy.