Andy Connell

Andy Connell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lima, Ohio

High School:
Lima Central Catholic

Height:
6-1

Birthdate:
09/03/1985


2006-07: Saw action in seven tournaments as a junior • Recorded a top-20 finish at the Landfall Tradition • Finished the season with a 75.90 scoring average • Shot a season-low 69 (-3) in the opening round of the Mattaponi Springs Shootout.

2005-06: Set a course record at the Sand Ridge Golf Club by shooting a six-under-par 65 during the second round of the Cleveland State Invitational, which was also his season-low round and helped him finish 11th with a 217 (+4) ∙ Recorded a scoring average of 74.54 as a sophomore ∙ Led the team with a fourth place finish with rounds of 73-70-67 at the Orange County National Xavier Invitational ∙ Tied for eighth at the SMC/Merrill Lynch Invitational carding rounds of 76-74-74.


Summer 2005: Shot 73-72-71-72 -- 288 in the Ohio Amateur, finishing in a tie for 10th • Also competed in the Western Amateur.

2004-05: Named Atlantic 10 Conference Rookie of the Year and also honored on the six-member All-Conference Team after finishing third with a 108 (E) at the rain-shortened 2005 Atlantic 10 Conference Championship • Posted a scoring average of 75.51 in his first season with the Musketeers • Shot a season-low round of 70 (-2) in the opening round of the Bruce Fossum-Taylor Made Invitational at Michigan State on Apr. 30 • Connell opened up his career with rounds of 73-70-75 at the Michigan Intercollegiate as the freshman finished in a tie for 13th with a 2-over-par 218 • Finished in a tie for 28th with a 14-over-par 230, including a 1-over-par 73 in the second round, in the Pinehurst Intercollegiate • Shot rounds of 75-78-77--230 at the NCAA Central Regional at Notre Dame.

Summer 2004: Won 2004 Ohio Junior Public Links Championship with rounds of 67 and 70 • Earned three top-tens in AJGA events including a runner-up finish in Harbor Springs, Mich.

High School: A four-year letter winner and three-time team MVP for Lima Central Catholic High School in Lima, Ohio • Led Lima Central to two consecutive state championships during his junior and senior years • Broke the school scoring mark with a 65 in the final round of the state tournament • Honored as a First Team All-State selection following his junior year, and earned second team acclaim after his senior year • Earned mention as the Northwest Ohio Player of the Year in 2003 and 2004 • Was the second ranked junior golfer in Ohio after the 2003 season.

Personal: Undecided on a major • Born September 3, 1985 in Lima, Ohio.

CAREER STATISTICS
YearEventsRoundsStrokesAvg.Low RoundLow Trn.Top 10/20U-ParTitles/R-Up
2004-051028.5215275.5170 (-2)213 (-3)1/210/0
2005-061337275874.5465 (-6)210 (-6)1/320/0
2006-07721159475.9069 (-3)218 (+2)0/210/0
TOTAL3086.5650475.1965 (-6)210 (-6)2/740/0