Tim Peterzen  
Tim Peterzen

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Elk River, Minn.

High School:
Elk River


03/18/2012

Gophers Finish 13th at Schenkel Invitational

Erik Van Rooyen tied for 27th.

03/17/2012

Gophers 11th, Haley Tied for 12th Through Two Days of Schenkel Invitational

David Haley Jr. tied his career-low score.

03/16/2012

Gophers in 12th Through One Day of Schenkel Invitational

Four of five Gophers finished over par on the day.

02/25/2012

Gophers Defeat Mesa Community College in Exhibition Match

Three Gophers posted even-par scores.

02/11/2012

Gophers Take Second Place at Big Ten Match Play

Minnesota fell to Northwestern in the final round.

2011-12 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Made five tournament appearances on the season, one as an individual • finished the year with a stroke average of 77.06 • finished a career-best tied for 36th at the AutoTrader Classic • letterwinner.

2010-11 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Played in three tournaments, recording a 76.0 scoring average • finished in a tie for 53rd at the Gopher Invitational • carded a season-low total of 217 at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational • Academic All-Big Ten.

SUMMER 2010 • AMATEUR PLAY:

Won opening match at the MGA Players Championship • tied for fifth at the Minnesota State Amateur Championship.

2009-10 • FRESHMAN SEASON:

Played in two tournaments during the season • top finish was a tie for 43rd at the Gopher Invitational.

SUMMER 2009 • AMATEUR PLAY:
Qualified for the 109th United States Amateur after carding a 36-hole total of 2-over par 146 to finish in a tie for third place at the sectional qualifier at Edina Country Club • shot a two-round total of 170 at Southern Hills but did not make the cut.

2008-09:

Redshirted

SUMMER 2008 • AMATEUR PLAY:
Finished in an four-way tie for 11th place at Minnesota State Open • also competed in the 2008 MGA Amateur Championship but did not advance.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Four-year letterwinner as a member of the Elk River High School golf team • also lettered in basketball • coached by Dave Conley • finished senior season with a stroke average of 72.6 • led team to three consecutive Northwest Suburban Conference titles (2006-08) • three-time All-Northwest Suburban Conference performer • member of the 2008 All-State team.

PERSONAL:

Son of Tim and Jackie Peterzen • born April 12, 1990 • enjoys hunting and fishing • plans to major in Business and Marketing.

CAREER STATS:

Year Tournaments Rounds Strokes Average - Par Top 10 Finishes Low Round
2009-10 2 6 455 75.83 --- --- 72
2010-11 3 9 684 76.0 --- --- 72
2011-12 5 15 1156 77.06 --- --- 73
Total 10 30 2295 76.5 --- --- 72

CAREER BESTS:

Round: 72 Four Times; Last at Bridgestone Invitational 10/23/10
Finish: T-36th AutoTrader Classic 10/17-18/11
Tournament Score: 217 Alister MacKenzie 10/18-19/10
Tourn. Score to Par: +4 Alister MacKenzie 10/18-19/10

PETERZEN'S FAVORITES:
National Course:
Gateway Golf Club (Fla.)
Minnesota Course: The Wilderness
Tour Player: Tiger Woods
Club: 3-iron