|Hometown:||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Previous School:||Western New Mexico|
WESTERN NEW MEXICO
Oscar Sachs spent two seasons (2010-11, 2011-12) at Western New Mexico University in Silver City, N.M. ... was named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic Team in 2011-12 ... posted a 76.4 scoring average as a sophomore and averaged 79.2 in 20 rounds as a freshman in seven tournaments ... carded a low round of 72 in the final round of the Cactus Thaw/RMAC #3 while playing as an individual ... had two individual top-five finishes as well as five top-15 finishes in his career.
SAINT KENTIGERN COLLEGE
Sachs prepped at Saint Kentigern College in Auckland, New Zealand from 2005-09 ... lettered all four seasons and was a four-year starter for coach Rory Moor ... was selected for the Auckland team three consecutive years and was a member of the U-19 team that won the New Zealand Team Championship ... also competed in three New Zealand Amateur Championships and one Australian Amateir Championship ... posted a career-low round of 286 (68-71-72-75) at the 2010 Rotorua Open ... graduated in 2010 with a 3.9 grade point average.
Born October 10, 1991 in New York ... parents are Margot Francis and Steve Sachs ... has one younger brother, Lucas ... his father played professional baseball for the Oakland Athletics ... favorites include the New Zealand All Blacks, European Tour player Michael Campbell, actors Matt Damon and Cameron Diaz, the TV show "The Big Bang Theory" and the movie "The Girl Next Door" ... says the best advice he's ever been given is "patience" ... major is Communication Studies.