AS A SENIOR: Finished the year with a stroke average of 78.00 … played as an individual entrant in the Fighting Irish Gridiron Golf Classic (Oct. 7-9) … tied for 64th place overall while posting a 234 (+21) during the event on the Warren Golf Course … recorded personal low round of the tournament during the first and third rounds of play with a score of 77 (+6).
AS A JUNIOR: Walked on to the men’s golf team, competing with the team for the first time during his Irish career … played in two tournaments on the year, both coming as an individual entrant … finished the year with a stroke average of 77.60 … got first taste of collegiate golf at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Golf Classic (Sept. 26-27) during the fall season … finished tied for 64th overall in the field after posting a 233 (+23) … recorded low round of the tournament during the first round of play, carding a 75 (+5) … returned to the Warren Golf Course during the spring season, finishing tied for 24th at the 36-hole Battle at the Warren (April 22) … posted a score of 155 (+13) at the one-day event.
PREP & PERSONAL: Competed in both basketball and golf while attending Barrington High School in Barrington, R.I. … earned two varsity letters during his sophomore and junior seasons of basketball while playing forward … lettered each of four years in golf under the direction of Jeff Dantas … helped team to undefeated season during sophomore through senior seasons … helped squad win conference championship during freshman through senior years, including capturing the state championship sophomore through senior years … named all-conference and all-state sophomore through senior years and selected team captain during senior campaign … individually, won the 2009 Rhode Island High School State Championship … finished second in the ’08 FCWT Notre Dame Classic … best finish in an AJGA event was third at the ’08 Bay Club Classic in Mattapoisset, Mass. … nominated for the Rhode Island Cox Sports High School Athlete of the Year in ’08 and ’09 … two-time member of Team New England (’08, ’09) … finished ’11 summer with a 73.00 stroke average in 14 rounds of Rhode Island Golf Association (RIGA) events … member of the National Honor Society … son of Ed and Macrina Hjerpe … father (’82), mother (’82) and sister, Christie (’10), all graduated from Notre Dame … born in Medway, Mass. … graduated from the Mendoza College of Business with a degree in finance.
Hjerpe[apos]s Career Statistics
|Year||Tournaments||Rounds||Count||Strokes||Avg.||Top Rd||Top 36||Top 54||Top Finish (Field)- Event|
|2011-12||2||5||0/0||388||77.60||75 (+5)||154 (+14)||233 (+23)||T-24th (Battle of the Warren)|
|2012-13||1||3||0/0||234||78.00||77 (+6)||157 (+15)||234 (+21)||T-64th (Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic)|
|Career||3||8||0/0||622||77.75||75 (+5)||155 (+13)||234 (+21)||T-24th ([apos]12 Battle of the Warren)|