Philippe Schweizer
Philippe  Schweizer

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Mellingen, Switzerland

High School:
Minerva Talentplus



07/08/2015

Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Awards Announced

Purdue had 63 student-athletes earn the award.

04/19/2015

Boilermakers Wrap Up Regular Season at Boilermaker Invite

Boilers finish tied for 12th.

04/18/2015

Boilermakers In Eighth Place After 36 Holes at Boilermaker Invitational

Perez and Eoff both in the top 15 after 36 holes.

04/17/2015

Boilermakers Host Own Invite in Final Regular-Season Competition

Last event before next week's Big Ten Championship.

02/20/2015

Challenging Field Awaits Boilermakers at the Puerto Rico Classic

Three of the nation's top-10 teams are in the field.

05/25/2014

NCAA Men's Golf Championship Second Round

NCAA Men's Golf Championship Second Round (May 25, 2014)

05/25/2014

NCAA Men's Golf Championship Third Round

NCAA Men's Golf Championship Third Round (May 25-26, 2014)

05/23/2014

NCAA Men's Golf Championship First Round

NCAA Men's Golf Championship First Round (May 23-24, 2014)

05/22/2014

NCAA Men's Golf Championship Practice Round

NCAA Men's Golf Championship Practice Round (May 22, 2014)

05/17/2014

Purdue Golf in NCAA Regionals Final Round

Purdue Golf in NCAA Regionals (May 17, 2014)

CAREER ACCOLADES
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award (July 8, 2015)

2014-15 / 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 / 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.

HIGH SCHOOL
• 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.

PERSONAL
• Plans to major in economics.
• Born Oct. 8, 1994 in Badeu, Switzerland.
• Son of Rolf and Andrea Schweizer.

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