Elias Birkeland
Elias Birkeland
Height: 5-7
Weight: 155
Year: Junior
Hometown: Molde, Norway
High School: Wang Toppidrett

Sophomore (2018-19): Played in seven tournaments... one top 25 finish... lowest finish 23rd at Newberry Invitational... lowest round 71 at Newberry Invitational... shot 1,633 strokes for a 77.76 average... shot par or better once... Named to PBC All-Academic Team

Freshman (2017-18): Played in five tournaments... one top 10 finish... lowest finish 10th at Anderson U. Invitational... lowest round 73 at Anderson U. Invitational... shot 1,010 strokes for an 77.69 average... Named PBC Presidential Honor Roll Silver Scholar

Personal: An Accounting major... Born on November 27... Son of Berit and Alf-Erik... Brother of Anna and Erik

Favorite Movie: The Dark Knight

Favorite TV Show: White Collar, Suits

Favorite Music Artist: Kanye West

Favorite Athlete: Rory Mcilroy

Favorite free time activity: Working out

Favorite Sport To Play (besides your own): Tennis 

Pre-Game Routine/Ritual: Listen to music 

Biggest Sports Moment: Norwegian Team Championship

Motto You Live By: Hard work beats talent when talent doesn't work. 

Why Did You Choose GSW?: To play golf in good weather.