Andrew Benson

Andrew Benson

HOMETOWN Eden Prairie, Minn. (Minnetonka HS)

Junior: Played in 20 rounds... Benson led the team with an average score of 77.7 (+6)... Finished among the top 20 individuals on 3 occasions... Captured medalist honors at the Husky Classic with a one-over-par 145... Benson twice posted rounds at even par (72) to own two of BSU's three lowest rounds of 2013-14.

Sophomore: Played 18 rounds... Average score of 78.2 (+7)... Tied for eighth at the Luxury Auto Mall Classic.

Freshman: Participated in 23 rounds... Average score of 79.3 (+8)... Finished 12th at the Minnesota, Crookston Duel.

Minnetonka High School: 2011 All-Lake Conference Honorable Mention...2011 Team Captain...Three year letter winner at Minnetonka High School...Placed third in 2010 Section 6 AAA individual golf tournament...Tied fellow BSU Freshman John Hafdal in the Minnesota Class AAA State Golf Tournament with a score of 157 and for 36th overall.

Personal: Son of Bradley and Suzanne Benson... Born July 8, 1992... Both parents are Bemidji State University Alumni...Sister Alyssa plays collegiate basketball at Metro State University in Denver, Colorado, cousin Eric Carlson played golf for BSU and cousin Brett Nylander played hockey for Air Force Academy... Will major in business finance at BSU.