Andy Pope takes home victory on SwingThought.com Tour
2005 Summer: Earned low amateur honors and finished fifth place overall in the Illinois Open with a 3-under-par 213.
2004-05: Posted three top ten finishes in the spring including a third place finish at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate Turned in a career-low rounds of 66 (-6) in the third round of the Xavier Invitational and matched that with another 66 at the Marshall Invitational Recorded seven rounds below par with four of those rounds coming in the spring season Tied for 72nd with rounds of 74-74-75 at the NCAA Central Regional at Notre Dame His third place finish at Pinehurst started a string of three straight top-seven finishes as Pope carded rounds of 72-66-71 -- 208 for a fourth place finish at the Marshall Invitational and shot a 1-over 217 (68-76-73) for a seventh place finish at the Bruce Fossum-Taylor Made Invitational.
2004 Summer: Placed 15th in the Illinois Open and 16th in the Illinois Amateur after firing rounds of 73-73-75-69.
2003-04: The 2004 Atlantic 10 Individual Champion Won medalist honors at the conference tournament on the first playoff hole after shooting an even-par 216 through 54 holes Fired a below par score in three of his last five rounds of the year Three Top-Ten finishes Eight rounds below par and four at even par for the season Low round of the year was a 68 with the JV team in the Hoosier Invitational.
2003 Summer: Medalist at Chicago District Amateur with a 139 Qualified for Western Amateur.
2002-03: Only freshman on NCAA Team Runner-up at the Atlantic 10 Tournament with a 216 Led A-10s with a one-under 70 in the first round and with a one-over 143 after 36 holes Finished one stroke behind the medalist The score of 216 was his season-low Fired a 217 at the Wolverine in the fall Played in every event in the spring Placed in the Top 20 three times Shot five rounds of 72 or lower this season.
High School: 2001 Polo All-America Honorable Mention 2002 Illinois Junior Player of the Year Won Indiana AJGA Classic with a 208 2001 Illinois State Junior Amateur runner-up Ranked No. 1 in state by Chicago Sun Times Won 2001 Illinois Tournament of Champions Named All-State Shot school record 68.
Personal: An organizational communications major Born March 3, 1984 in Glen Ellyn, Ill.