Patrick Budicini
Patrick Budicini
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ridgefield, Conn.
High School: Ridgefield
Major: Finance
  • Three-year letterman who has played in nine events.
  • Has posted an average of 81.20 over 10 rounds.
  • Lowest career score is a 77, recorded twice during his freshman year

Junior Year (2018-19)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Played in two events, recording an 80.50 scoring average
  • Shot a season-best 80 and tied for third place in tri-match wins over King's and Keystone at the Glenmaura National Golf Club on Sept. 11

Sophomore Year (2017-18)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Played in one event, carding a 90 in a tri-match against Marywood and Keystone on Sept. 14 at Glenmaura National Golf Club.

Freshman Year (2016-17)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Played in six events, averaging 80.14 over seven rounds.
  • Shot 82 or lower in six of his seven rounds.
  • Shot career lows of 77 on two occasions -- in a 310-326 win over Marywood on April 11 at Glenmaura National G.C., and in wins over Wilkes (304-355) and King's (304-322) on April 20 at Huntsville Golf Club in Shavertown, Pa.

Awards & Honors

  • Empire 8 Conference President's List (Fall 2016)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2019)

Career Statistics

Year Rounds    Strokes    Avg. Low Round
2016-17 7 561 80.14 77, on two occasions  
2017-18 1 90 90.00 90, vs. Marywood & Keystone, Glenmaura National G.C., Sept. 14
2018-19 2 161 80.50 80, vs. King's & Keystone, Glenmaura National G.C., Sept. 11
Totals 10 812 81.20 77, on two occasions


High school/personal

  • Earned two varsity letters in golf at Ridgefield.
  • Won the Borck Junior Golf Tournament as a senior by shooting 77 in the qualifying round and then winning four rounds of match play.
  • Helped Ridgefield win the CIAC Division 1 state championships as a junior.
  • Was a team captain as a senior.
  • Qualified for the Hap Holahan Individual Stroke Play Championship as a junior and a senior. Finished fifth in his senior year.
  • Earned all-FIAC Central Division honors as a junior.
  • Averaged 76.66 in three postseason rounds as a senior.
  • Was an AP scholar and earned academic recognition in geometry, precalculus, marketing I, sports marketing, and government & politics.
  • Was a member of the National Honor Society and earned Honor Roll and High Honor Distinction accolades in each semester.
  • Son of Chris & Michelle Budicini.
  • Has two sisters, Melissa and Jenna.