Providence, RI - Brown men’s golf coach Michael
Hughes, who just completed his first full season as head coach of
the Bears, has announced the Brown golf recruiting Class of
2013. Joining the Bears in the fall are first year
student-athletes James Ardell, Jack Mylott and Chris
Williams. Hughes expects this talented class to compete
immediately for the Bears along with some outstanding returning
Notre Dame Prep
Varsity letter winner his freshman year at Incline High School. Also named to the Nevada All-State Academic Team. After freshman year, his family relocated to Scottsdale, AZ, where he attended Notre Dame Preparatory and earned three letters, helping the Saints to back-to-back state championships. Also named to the state scholar-athlete team for all three years at Notre Dame and was named Notre Dame Scholar-Athlete of the Year. Has over ten top-5 finishes in Arizona junior golf tournaments including a win at the PING AZ Match Play. Shot 65 at the Arizona Junior Championships. President of both the Investment and American Politics Clubs at Notre Dame, was a member of National Honor Society, and was Valedictorian of his graduating class. Born August 21, 1990, James Ardell is the son of Bud and Julia Ardell, and brother of Kathlin Ardell. James plans to concentrate in Economics/Applied Mathematical Finance.
Helped lead Cardinal Mooney High School (Sarasota, FL), as a Senior and co-Captain, to the FHSAA Class 2 boys golf finals. Finished 2nd at the FHSAA district tournament on the way to the finals. This was only the 2nd time the school had advanced to the Florida state finals. He was the All-Sarasota County golf team selection in your senior year. He is the junior club champion (2009) at Lakewood Ranch & Country Club in Bradenton, FL and holder of the junior course record with a 67. Born January 25th, 1991 in Syracuse, NY. Dad (Bob), Mother (Kathy) and Sister (Beth) reside in Bradenton, Fl.
Four year starter and letter-winner in high school, where he helped turn Sidwell Friends into a league power. All-Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) selection as a junior and senior. Placed top-5 in the conference tournament both years. Team MVP. Named to the Washington Post All-District team his junior and senior seasons. Shot 76-79-74 at the AJGA New Castle Classic, and 79-71-77 at the Lessing’s AJGA Classic. In 2008, he recorded a top 15 finish in the Maryland State Junior Championship, shooting 76-74. Finished 11th at the prestigious local Bubby Worsham Memorial, shooting 71-77-74. Made the Head of School list at Sidwell Friends all eight semesters. AP Scholar with Distinction and received a National Merit Commendation. Born May 23, 1991 to Mary Ann Todd-Williams and Steve Williams ’76. Has one older brother, Nick.