Pongthong Thongyai
Pongthong Thongyai
Year: So
Hometown: Patum Thani, Thailand
High School: New Mexico Military Institute

2016: Competed in eight events and 10 total rounds during his freshman campaign with Penn State Altoona men's golf...was voted to the third team of the All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference squad...averaged an 81.7...shot a season-low 75 on Sept. 18 in the Mount Aloysius College Invitational, tying for third place individually...tied for seventh place individually in the AMCC Championships on Oct. 9-10, shooting 163 combined in two days.

High School: 2014 4A District champion...2015-2016 NMAA All-District first team selection...member of the team that finished in second place in the 2016 New Mexico state championship.

Personal: Son of Parichart and Peekthong Thongyai...majoring in Civil Engineering.