|HOMETOWN||Roseau, Minn. (Roseau HS)|
Participated in four events and eight rounds during his senior and final season with the Beavers... Finished 12th on the team with an average of 82.1 and seventh on the team in rounds... Tied for 25th at the Upper Iowa Spring Invite on March 31, shooting 18 over par (83-79)... Finished his career with an average of 79.2.
Participated at seven events and 14 rounds during his junior season with the Beavers... Finished seventh on the team with a scoring average of 78.0... Had one top 20 finish during the season after tying for 16th at the SCSU Huskie Invite with a score of 153 (79-74)... Shot a career multi-round low of 151 (77-74) at the Upper Iowa Spring Invite.
Competed in 7 events and 15 rounds for the Beavers with an average score of 78.7 strokes per round... Shot a season-low round of 73 in the third round of the NSIC Men's Golf Championship finishing t-20th... Named to the 2017 Spring Academic All-NSIC Team.
Participated as an individual in his only event of the season Sept. 13-14 at the BSU Invitational… Shot rounds of 83 and 77 for a 19th place finish overall.
Roseau High School
Vatnsdal comes to BSU as a six-time golf letterwinner at Roseau High School. Following his junior season he was named to the Minnesota Class AA All-State Boy’s Golf Team. He finished the 2014 season ranked sixth among boys in Class AA with a scoring average of 73.90 and led the Rams to the top spot in the Minnesota Class AA rankings. He has been an Oakcrest Junior Club Champion and has been active in the MGA. In 2014, he finished tied for ninth in the MGA Junior Championship.
He has also participated in football and hockey for the Rams and was a member of the Roseau’s 2014 consolation championship team in the 2014 Minnesota State Boy’s Hockey Tournament.
Personal: Son of Scott and Susan Vatnsdal... Born June 12, 1996... Majoring in Business Management while at BSU.. Dad, Scott, member of the Bemidji State men's hockey team that won a national championship.