Did not compete during the fall and spring seasons... Sat out as a redshirt... Left the team for personal reasons following the season.
Fall - Made his collegiate debut at the Shoal Creek Invitational... Finished 57th at that event with a score of 239... Lowed his score by two strokes each round at the Harold Funston Invitational... Finished in a tie for ninth at 219, including a final-round 71... posted a 13th-place finish at the HBU Husky Invitational with a score of 218. Spring - Posted sub-par rounds in the first and final at the Rice Intercollegiate on the way to a tie for 10th place... Fired a 2-under-par 70 in the opening round and capped his tournament with a 71 to finish with a score of 216. Summer: One of five Cougars to finish among the top-13 leaders at the Texas Amateur Championship at Houston's Lakeside Country Club... Tied for 13th with a score of 287, including a third-round 70.
THE WOODLANDS HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterman for head coach Steve Cribari.... Received the Highlighted Highlander Award... Finished second at the AJGA Signsational Signs Junior at The Woodlands... Earned numerous AJGA top-15 individual finishes... Was a 2012 USGA US Junior Amateur Championship qualifier. Senior (2011-12): Led the Highlanders to the district championship... Was a state medalist qualifer... Finished second individually at the Regional Tournament. Junior (2010-11): Member of team that finished third at District Tournament. Sophomore (2009-10): Was a Regional medalist qualifer... Finished third individually at the District Tournament.
Full name is Andrew William Ertel... Born Sept. 27, 1994, in Columbus, Ohio... Son of Kevin and Susan Ertel... Majored in business.