News and notes on Purdue Athletics
Purdue finished with 212 all-academic picks in 2015-16
Purdue had 63 student-athletes earn the award.
Boilers finish tied for 12th.
Perez and Eoff both in the top 15 after 36 holes.
NCAA Men's Golf Championship Second Round (May 25, 2014)
NCAA Men's Golf Championship Third Round (May 25-26, 2014)
NCAA Men's Golf Championship First Round (May 23-24, 2014)
NCAA Men's Golf Championship Practice Round (May 22, 2014)
Purdue Golf in NCAA Regionals (May 17, 2014)
Schweizer Academic All-Big Ten (May 28, 2015)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award (July 8, 2015)
Academic All-Big Ten (June 1, 2016)
2015-16 / AS A JUNIOR
Did not appear in any tournaments as a junior.
2014-15 / AS A SOPHOMORE
Schweizer appeared in seven events (20 rounds), compiling a 76.25 stroke average.
Appeared in four events as an individual and three on the counting team.
Finished tied for 11th as an individual at the Northern Intercollegiate (74-72-76).
Was tied for 18th as an individual at the Jack Nicklaus Invitational (74-71-74).
Was a member of the Big Ten All-Academic Team, owning a 3.62 GPA.
2013-14 / AS A FRESHMAN
Schweizer had an up-and-down freshman campaign that ended on a high note at the NCAA Championship.
Ranked tied for fourth of the team with a 74.31 stroke average in 13 events (39 rounds) and posted 10 rounds of even par or better.
His 74.31 stroke average ranked as the seventh-best average by a Purdue freshman (since 1992).
Finished with one top-10 and four top-25 finishes.
Recorded his career-best finish with a ninth-place showing in the weather-shortened Bridgestone Collegiate (73-71=144; Even).
Finished 22nd at the Crooked Stick Invitational (73-75-77=225; +9).
Was in second place after 36 holes of the Big Ten Championship, before falling back in the third round. Nonetheless was the fourth-highest freshman finisher in the event with a T-24th finish.
Had an outstanding NCAA Championship by finishing T-49th at 3-over par (69-72-72=213). Was Purdue's highest finisher.
30.4 of his 39 rounds were counted during the season.
Competed on the Future Collegians World Tour (FCWT).
Finished second at the 2013 Swiss Championship by shooting 8-under.
Played in the International European Amateur Championship.
Competed in the 2013 British Amateur as well as the 2012 Orange Bowl Junior where he placed 24th.
Majoring in economics.
Born Oct. 8, 1994 in Badeu, Switzerland.
Son of Rolf and Andrea Schweizer.