Hometown Te Puke, New Zealand
High School Te Puke HS
Son of Lee Hillier and Sara Blake … Has a brother, Charlie, who golfed for the Jayhawks (2015-19) … Majoring in general studies.
2018-19 | SOPHOMORE
- Competed in all 11 of the team’s events.
- Recorded the most rounds in the 60’s on the team at 11.
- Won The Jackrabbit where he shot a 67 in the first round and finished 11-under par.
- Shot 8-under par at the Desert Intercollegiate and finished tied for second on the leaderboard.
- Shot a 67 in the final round of the Desert Mountain Intercollegiate and finished 8-under par tied for second place.
- Finished in the Top-20 on five different occasions, three of which were in the top-five.
2018 | FRESHMAN (spring only)
- Competed in all nine of team’s spring events
- Made college golf debut at Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate (2/16-18)
- Tallied first career round in the 60’s with his third-round 3-under at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate
- Had his first top-20 finish of career at Desert Mountain Intercollegiate, where his even-par 216 was tied for 11th place
- Finished 1-under at the 2018 NCAA Pacific Regional
TE PUKE HIGH SCHOOL
- Individual medalist at the 2016 North Island under-19 Championship
- Tied for second at the 2017 New Zealand Men’s Stroke Play Championship
- In 2016, won the 72-hole Junior Kaimai Classic by seven strokes at 13-under
- Placed sixth at the 2017 Grant Clements Memorial Tournament
- Coached by Neil Howard