CURRENT RANKINGS: Golfweek
GENERAL: Working hard on his game and continues to develop ... overall game should continue to improve with emphasis on his putting and short game ... has gained valuable experience since arriving at Cal ... could make significant contributions in the future and has the ability to consistently crack the team's lineup ... has recovered from back injuries that nagged him throughout his 2008-09 redshirt season ... hits the golf ball consistently and is a tough competitor.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Finished tied for 78th in his lone action of the season at the Windon Memorial (77-81-75 - 233, +20), with both his first and third-round scores counting in the team total ... has averaged 77.7 shots per round over his three rounds and 54 holes.
AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2009-10): Competed in four tournaments and 12 rounds, seeing action twice in both the spring and the fall ... averaged 73.8 shots per round ... highest-profile event played was Pac-10 Championship, where he finished fifth among Cal's six golfers and tied for 51st overall (74-73-74-73 - 294, +10) ... also played in the spring as an individual at USC Collegiate Invitational, where he tied for 67th (76-75-74 - 225, +12) ... best finish was a tie for 22nd at Windon Memorial (76-75-72 - 223, +10) in the fall ... also played in the fall at Alister MacKenzie Invitational and tied for 41st (76-68 - 144, +2), shooting the best round of his collegiate career in the second and final round of the rain-shortened 36-hole event ... named a Cal Student-Athlete of the Month in November of 2009.
AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09): Redshirted ... did not compete
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2008 graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy ... selected as team MVP for golf in both 2007 and 2008, as well as team captain in 2008 ... set a school record with a two-under par round of 70 versus rival school Phillips Academy in Andover ... helped his team to a top-five finish in 2007 and a top-10 showing in 2008 amongst all New England Preparatory Schools ... played six seasons of prep rugby and also played prep hockey ... captain of his hockey club three times and his rugby squad twice ... MVP of a rugby Regional Championship game and played for a prep team that won two Greater Montreal Athletic Association regional titles while he was attending Loyola High School in Montreal before transferring to Phillips Exeter Academy in 2006 ... had a GPA between 3.0 and 3.7 in each of his five years at Loyola and also received a sportsmanship award for all varsity sports from the school where he was the Student-Body Vice-President in 2006.
OTHER: Full name is James Christopher Coré ... majoring in business after being accepted into the Haas School of Business in February of 2011 ... parents are Chris Coré and Donna Palo Pivarnki ... has two siblings, Melissa (golfer and graduate of the University of British Columbia) and Christopher ... born August 12, 1989, in Montreal, Canada.
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LAST UPDATED: April 11, 2011