Chris  Korte
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Chris Korte

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Littleton, Colo.

High School:
(Regis Jesuit H.S.)

Height:
5-11

Major:
Biological Sciences


04/16/2017

Denver Finishes Seventh After Strong Final Round at Hawkeye Invitational

Korte records first top-10 finish of the season for Pioneers

04/15/2017

Korte Leads Pioneers on Day One of Hawkeye Invitational

Junior tied for sixth as play suspended due to darkness in round two

04/14/2017

Men’s Golf Set for Hawkeye Invitational

Rounds 1 and 2 set for Saturday

04/11/2017

Denver Rises Two Spots on Final Day of Cowboy Classic

Kelley places 24th with final-round 71

04/10/2017

Korte's Hole in One Highlights Day One of Cowboy Classic for Pios

Denver 12th after two rounds on Monday

2015-16 (Sophomore)
Earned Second Team All-Summit League Honors ... Finished tied for second at the Summit League Championship ... Named to All-Tournament Team at Summit League Championship ... Led Denver with two Top 5 & Top 10 finishes ... Finished tied for sixth in the Summit League in scoring average (74.7) ... Appeared in 10 of Denver’s 11 events ... Won the  79th CGA Stroke Play Championship at Common Ground Golf Course in Aurora

2014-15 (Freshman)
Earned First Team All-Summit League honors in freshman season ... Named Summit League Golfer of the Week on March 25th ... Participated in eight tournaments ... Had three Top 10 finishes ... Finished fourth at 4-under par at Pacific Invitational ... Shot a final round 67 to finish fourth at the Desert Intercollegiate ... Finished sixth in the Desert Shootout, aided by a second round 67 ... Low score of the season was 9-under par at Desert Shootout ... Finished 17th in the Summit League tournament.

BEFORE DENVER
A part of National Honor Society of High School Scholars ... Earned Colorado Academic All Star (2011, 2012 and 2013) ... 15th at CGA 2014 Men's Stroke Play ... U.S. Amateur Public Links Qualifier T2 (136) in 2014, and USGA U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship Strokes Play (T33); made Match Play in 2014 ... Callaway Junior World Qualifier Medalist (2013) and Champion (2013, T57) ... Optimist Colorado 2013 Qualifier, T1 ... Rocky Mountain Junior Golf Tour Major Pelican Lakes Champion ... Colorado Golf Academic All Star (2011, 2012 and 2013) ... Represented Colorado in the Junior America's Cup ... Captain of Regis Jesuit High School Golf Team that was Colorado State Champions and contributed to 2012-14 victories ... In 2013 was named to Junior America's Cup Team, but played at the Optimist, PGA National ... In 2014 at AJGA Lone Tree GC, broke junior course record with 62 (-9) ... Was teammates in high school with current DU teammate Jake Kelley

PERSONAL:
Born August 11, 1996 ... Son of Brian Korte and Laura Murcko ... Chose Denver because of its great coaching staff and the top-level academics, faculty, staff and administration ... Ultimate goal is to earn his PGA tour card and attain a world-class education at DU ... Also enjoys playing piano and guitar, snowboarding, running with his Golden Retriever and playing all sports ... Volunteers with Jake's Academy, Bal Swan Children's Center and Littleton Village School with over 70 hours of service, and as a teacher's assistant; also plays piano at nursing homes in Arizona and mentors junior golfers ... Natural Sciences/Business major.

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