Colin Gunstream, the top-ranked player in Montana and No. 33-ranked player in the 2011 class, has given a verbal commitment to play his college golf at Santa Clara.
“I chose Santa Clara because of the location, tournament schedule and academics,” Gunstream said. “Santa Clara has year round golf and coming from a cold state that was important to me. They have an incredible tournament schedule that will allow me to compete against some of the best teams and play on unbelievable golf courses. Also, they have a great business program which is what I am interested in majoring in.”
Gunstream also made unofficial visits to Fresno State and Pacific and was considering Idaho, South Dakota State, Gonzaga, Wisconsin, Utah and Michigan.
Recently, Gunstream, who attends Hellgate High School in Missoula, T-47th at the Scott Robertson Memorial, T-11th at the North and South Jr. Amateur at Pinehurst and a second place finish at the Montana State Junior.