Honors and Achievements
- Northwest Classic Medalist
- 2015 Oregon Stroke Play Medalist
2015-16: Member of Oregon’s 2016 NCAA Championship team … came up big for the Ducks in the match play portion of the NCAA Championship, going 3-0 in his matches … knocked off No. 35 Sam Burns of LSU, 2&1, in the national quarterfinals to help the Ducks knock off the defending champs … defeated No. 4 Charlie Danielson 1-up in the semifinals, clinching Oregon its first-ever title match appearance … clinched the Ducks’ title in spectacular fashion, hanging on through three playoff holes to beat Taylor Funk of Texas and win the match … carded a 15-over 295 to finish tied for 71st in stroke play at the NCAA Championship … competed in 38 rounds of golf as a junior, posting an average score of 72.76 in 12 tournament appearances … recorded the first collegiate win of his career with a 10-under card of 71-67-68 at the Northwest Classic to lead the Ducks to a second-place finish … was impressive in the Ducks’ NCAA Regional appearance, posting a 1-under 215 to come in 12th and help the Ducks to a second-place finish ... finished tied for 42nd with a 14-over 298 at the Pac-12 Championship, while the Ducks finished sixth ... posted a 49th-place finish at the Western Intercollegiate ... finished tied for 41st at The Goodwin, firing a 6-over 216 (76-68-72) ... posted a solid performance at the Southern Highlands Collegiate, firing a 2-under 77-69-68 to finish tied for third ... carded an 11-over 227 at the Southwestern Jones Invitational tp finish tied for 46th ... Competed for the Ducks in their spring opener at the Amer Ari Invitational, carding a 5-over 221 to finish tied for 70th ... Fall: appeared in three tournaments for the Ducks this fall and carded two top-15 finishes with a career-low average score of 72.44 ... competed at the Husky Invitational where he finished fifth overall with a 1-over 68-77-69, and helped carry the Ducks to a shared victory with Washington ... came in 12th at The Gifford behind a 3-over 216.
2013-14: Competed in 12-of-14 tournaments in his sophomore campaign with a 72.97 stroke average…finished the season with six top-25 finishes…his 8-under 208 second-place finish at the Wyoming Cowboy Desert Intercollegiate was the best finish ever for the sophomore…his best finish in the fall came at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational where he tied for 12th at 4-under 212…tied for sixth at the Duck Invitational with a 2-over 218 card…finished tied for 10th at The Goodwin, posting a 2-under 208 score…played in his first NCAA Regional tournament, finishing with a 14-over 224 card …shot a 1-under 69 at the NCAA Men’s Golf Championships.
2012-13: Played in 13 tournaments during his freshman season...finished with two top-10 finishes and five top-25 finishes...was tied for 10th at the Saint Mary’s Invitational and tied for eighth at the Pac-12 Preview in back-to-back events...best round and tournament came during at the Pac-12 Preview where he went 67-71-73-211 (-5)...Raza’s 5-under 67 was tied for the lowest of any Duck that season...also finished under-par at the Fresno State Lexus Golf Classic (214, -2)...placed 20th at both The Prestige at PGA West and the Pac-12 Championship...went par-or-better 14 times which tied Jonathan Woo for most on the team...scoring average of 72.9 ranked second for the Ducks.
Before Oregon: The local product won the Oregon 2012 state prep title for South High School ... has been dominant in area tournaments since the age of eight ... played with Duck teammates and Portland-area native Zach Foushee and Max Carter at the Junior America’s Cup and Hogan Cup events.
Personal: Intended major is Landscape Architecture...parents are Farrukah and Anita Raza...was born in Lithuania.