Notable: Competed in the 2010 U.S. Amateur Championship at Chambers Bay Golf Course in University Place, Washington, participating in the first two rounds of stroke play.
2010-11 at USD Appeared in four fall tournaments with a best showing of tied for 26th at The Prestige at PGA West (223; 76-73-74)... Enters the spring campaign with a scoring average of 76.09 for 11 rounds.
2009-10 at USD: Played a total of 38 rounds for a scoring average of 73.76... Notched three top-five performances including the Wyoming Cowboy Classic in Scottsdale, Arizona where playing in his hometown, Shano tied for 4th at 211 (68-76-67)... He tied for 2nd at the San Diego Intercollegiate at 145 (74-71), and tied for 3rd at the Kauai Intercollegiate with a total of 208 (68-70-70)... He owns five sub-par 70 scores this season with his 67 at Talking Stick his low round.
2008-09 at USD: His final round 70 at the NCAA Regionals was pivotal in USd placing 4th overall and advancing to NCAA Championships for first-time ever... Tied for 24th at WCC's and finished with back-to-back 73's... Entered Nationals with a stroke average of 73.55 and totaled a 225 (74-76-75)... During the Fall schedule competed in four tournaments for the Toreros where he averaged 72.75... His best finish was a tie for 11th at the Sycuan Collegiate Invitational where he finished at 5-under-par 211 (67-69-75)... Turned in a top-20 performance at the Kaua'i Collegiate with USD winning the tournament - Jason finished tied for 19th at 213 (71-73-69).
2007-08 at USD: Appeared in 10 tournaments during his freshman campaign... Averaged 75.17 over 29 rounds... Tied for 10th (103 golfers) at the John Burns Intercollegiate with a three-round total of 208 (72-71-65)... Followed that up by finishing tied for 11th (80 golfers) at the USD Callaway Invitational with a 218... He carded a 69 in the first round, and finished strong with a 68 in the final round... Tallied six rounds below 70.
High School: Attended Chaparral High School in Scottsdale, AZ... Was a member of the 4A All-State team for three consecutive years (Soph. thru Senior years)... Tied for 2nd in the Division 1 Boys State Championship in his senior year... Helped his school win the Arizona State Title in 2006... Placed 2nd at the 2006 4A Division I Desert Sky Regionals (shot 30 on back nine - 1st round; eagle, 3 birdies, 5 pars)... In the June of 2006, Jason won the Las Vegas Founders Junior Golf Championship with an impressive score of 69 on the final day and a three-round total of 206 for the tournament.
Personal: Born on September 23, 1988 in Scottsdale, AZ... Parents are Mike and Judy Shano of Scottsdale, AZ... Chose USD because of the outstanding coaching staff, the beautiful location of the school, and to receive a good education... Also recruited by Denver, University of the Pacific, and Texas... Besides golf, enjoys snowboarding.