Austin Mancilla
Austin Mancilla
Year: So.
Hometown: Lawrenceville, Ga
High School: Peachtree Ridge
Previous College: Armstrong State University
Major: Exercise Science

At Georgia College

Major: Exercise Science

Prior to GC

  • Spent freshman season at Division II Armstrong State University
  • Played in three events for the Pirates as a freshman
  • Carded a 72.88 stroke average in eight rounds 
  • Tied for third at the Kiawah Island Invitational in his first collegiate tournament, carding rounds of 68-72=140 
  • Also finished 32nd at the Saint Leo Invitational 

High School

  • Peachtree Ridge
  • Named to the Gwinnett County "Super Six" by the Gwinnett Daily Post
  • Also named the 2015-16 Most Positive Boys Golf Athlete in Gwinnett.

Personal

  • Son of Kristy and Alonzo Mancilla
  • Nickname is Mici
  • Born May 11
  • Favorite athlete: former Georgia College All-American Patrick Garrett
  • Chose GC because I loved the school and the golf program
  • Biggest sports thrill: winning the Billy Peek Invitational
  • Pre-tourney superstition: listen to music before tee time
  • Thing that scares you the most: clowns
  • Favorite song: Scared to be Lonely - Martin Garrix
  • Favorite movie: The Other Guys
  • Favorite TV show: The Office
  • Lives by the motto: "Heroes get remembered, but legends never die."