Andrew Morgan and Shotaro Ban tie for third.
2012-13 redshirt picks up three-stroke win at local amateur event.
Tough field includes 12 of the nation's top 13 teams according to Golfstat.
Golden Bears participating at NCAA Championship for school-record-tying third straight season.
Golden Bears looking for third straight trip to NCAA Championship in sixth consecutive NCAA Regional appearance.
NCAA Championship Match Play Quarterfinals vs. San Diego State (June 1, 2012)
GENERAL: Entered Cal as a true freshman for the 2012 spring semester ... stepped in and made immediate contributions ... a solid player with few weaknesses in his game.
2012-13 (AS A SOPHOMORE): Redshirting to work on gaining admission into Cal's Haas School of Business while working to improve his golf game ... has not played.
2011-12 (AS A FRESHMAN): Earned a first-year `Big C' award ... played in five stroke-play events and 16 rounds, averaging 74.94 strokes per round and totaling 1,199 shots ... also posted an impressive 5.5-1.5 record during two match-play events that was the highest win percentage by any Cal player in match play, going 2.5-0.5 at Del Walker Match Play Championship as Cal's only unbeaten player in the event and 3-1 at Callaway Collegiate Match Play Championship ... ranked No. 54 nationally by Golfweek among a secondary list of golfers without enough rounds to qualify for the regular rankings, while he was not listed by Golfstat in its final national rankings ... posted his top finish at Cal when he tied for 15th at Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters (72-70-79 - 221, +5) as he was tied for fourth heading into the final round ... tied for 35th at Arizona Intercollegiate (66-73-84 - 223, +10) in his collegiate debut with his best collegiate round of 66 ... tied for 50th at Western Intercollegiate (75-75-77 - 227, +17) ... tied for 53rd at Pac-12 Championship (70-77-76-79 - 302, +14) ... tied for 66th at ASU Thunderbird Invitational (77-78-71 - 226, +13).
ST. BEDE'S COLLEGE: A 2010 graduate of St. Bede's College ... named the Canterbury Junior Player of the Year for three consecutive seasons from 2009-11 ... a team captain on the 2010 New Zealand Junior men's team ... a member of the 2011 New Zealand Golf Srixon Academy for the top seven amateurs in the country ... Canterbury Golf Vardon trophy winner with a scoring average of 69.25 ... high school squad finished as New Zealand's prep runner up in both 2010 and '11.
OTHER: Full name is Keelan James Philip Kilpatrick ... nickname is Kiwi ... undeclared major but intended to major in business and apply for the prestigious Haas School of Business ... parents are Stephen and Geraldine Kilpatrick ... born May 1, 1992, in Christchurch, New Zealand.
GETTING TO KNOW KEELAN:
LAST UPDATED: May 10, 2013