|Hometown:||Somerset West, South Africa|
|College:||Augusta State University|
2009-10: Earned First Team All-Region Honors and was Second Team PBC All-Conference...Recorded two top ten finishes - second at Indian Bayou Collegiate Classic (66-73), and tied for eighth at the Peach Belt Conference Championships (73-74-77).
2008-09: Competed one season (2005-06) for Division I Augusta State and played in six events with a stroke average of 73.59...Won the Atlantic Intercollegiate as an individual with a final round 67...Finished 11th at the Hawaii Hilo Intercollegiate (68-69-73) and 14th at the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (67-70-75)...Ernie Els Junior Tour Champion Golfer of the Year in 2004...South African Under 21 Captain in 2004.
Personal: Son of Willem & Eileen Swanepoel...One sister (Candice)...Favorite food is Sweet-n-Sour Chicken Pasta...Favorite movie is The Hangover...Favorite screen star is Megan Fox...Favorite athlete is Roger Federer...Hobbies include fishing, surfing, wake boarding, and going to the beach...Favorite historical figure is Nelson Mandela...Most memorable athletic achievement was serving as captian in South Africa's Tri Nations and test match win against the Netherlands.