Ethan Chamineak
Ethan Chamineak
Height: 6-0
Weight: 150
Year: Senior
Hometown: Thomson, Ga.
High School: Thomson
Previous College: Georgia Military College
Team: Golf

2015-16 (Junior): Named to the NCAA Division II PING All-America Third Team by the Golf Coaches Association of America, named to the 2016 PBC All-Conference First Team and the PBC All-Tournament team, was a semifinalist for the 2016 NCAA Division II Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award and a member of the Division II PING All-Region Southeast Team.

Played in all 11 events his first year as a Hurricane… tied the second-lowest individual 36-hole score in school history with a 137 (69-68) at the Full Moon BBQ Invitational and tied for 2nd… shot an even 213 at the AFLAC/Cougar Invitational to tie for 10th… posted a three-under 213 to place 14th at the North Georgia Fall Invitational… shot a four-under 212 at the McDonough Cup to tie for 12th… finished 2nd at the Newberry College Invitational with a 217… tied for 19th at the South/Southeast Region with a 228… posted a 224 at the Southeastern Collegiate to tie for 48th… tied for 34th at the Bobcat Invitational with a 224… won the Hurricane Invitational with rounds of 73-70-72… posted a one-under 215 at the PBC Championship to tie for 2nd (which placed him as the highest individual conference finish in GSW history)... finished his junior stint tied for 8th at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional tournament with an even 216.

2013-15 (Georgia Military College): Individual National Champion (2013), NJCAA Division III Most Valuable Player (2013), MGCC Invitational Low Medalist.

High School Awards: Lettered in Golf and Basketball... 2011 All-Region for golf.

Personal: A marketing major... Born on November 26... Son of Mickey and Sharon... Brother of Josh (27)

Favorite Movie: Coach Carter

Favorite TV Show: Two and a Half Men

Favorite Music Artist: Tupac

Favorite Athlete: Michael Jordan

Favorite Free Time Activity: Wakeboarding

Favorite Sport To Play (besides your own): Basketball

Pre-Game Routine/Ritual: Don't make the first putt on the practice green.

Biggest Sports Moment: Losing to Tyler Barker at Kiawah Island but still winning the tournament as a team.

Motto You Live By: Never give up, Don't ever give up!

Why Did You Choose GSW?: I like the mascot.