Will Burnham portrait

In a recent showcase of his skill and determination, Burnham delivered a standout performance at the Tiger Invitational in Corinth. Shooting an impressive 1-under, Burnham secured a commendable second-place finish, just two shots behind the medalist. His stellar play contributed to Gulf Coast’s eighth consecutive tournament victory, showcasing not only his individual abilities but also his significant impact on team success.

As Gulf Coast gears up for the MACCC Championship on April 8-9, Burnham’s consistency and excellence on the course have been pivotal in the team’s undefeated run through five conference events. With the postseason looming, Burnham’s leadership and competitive spirit are poised to propel Gulf Coast to further triumphs.

A glance at Burnham’s 2023-24 results underscores his pattern of excellence and achievement. From his stellar performances at the NJCAA Preview and the Bobcat Invitational to his recent standout showing at the Tiger Invitational, Burnham has consistently proven himself as a force to be reckoned with in collegiate golf.

Moreover, Burnham boasts an impressive array of accolades from his freshman year, including winning the Phil Mickelson Award for the best freshman in NJCAA Division II. He was also honored with placements on the PING All-American and NJCAAA All-American teams. Burnham’s academic skill is equally noteworthy, earning him a spot on the NJCAA All-Academic Second Team and the Distinguished All-MACCC Team, thanks to his outstanding GPA.

Looking ahead, Burnham has signed with The University of Southern Mississippi to continue his golfing journey, showcasing his commitment to both athletic and academic excellence.

Keep an eye on Will Burnham as he continues to make waves in the world of golf, representing Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College with pride and excellence on every fairway.