Paul Hammerschmidt
Paul Hammerschmidt

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Westerville, Ohio

High School:
Westerville Central

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 175


05/15/2013

Fifty Huskie Student-Athletes Earn NIU Degrees

Graduates Represent 15 Northern Illinois Teams and 25 Different Majors

02/23/2013

Huskies Claim Second at Forest Hills Collegiate

Bryce Emory leads NIU with a fifth-place finish

02/22/2013

Huskies to Compete in Forest Hills Collegiate

Luedtke back in action after undefeated match play event

10/26/2012

Memories From Medinah

Huskies volunteer for an Unforgettable Experience at the Ryder Cup

09/23/2012

Huskies Finish 10th at D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate

Griffin Bauman finishes tied for 12th

2012-13: Competed in four events ... Finished in 66th place at the Northern Intercollegiate ... Tied for 65th at the D.A. Weibring Intercollegiate ... Wrapped up his Huskie career with a 43rd-place showing at the MAC Championships ... Recorded an 83.8 season scoring average.

2011-12: Named to the Academic All-MAC Team ... Selected to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-District At-Large Team ... Competed in five events ... Recorded a tie for 25th at the season-opening Northern Intercollegiate ... Tied for 77th at the St. Mary's Invitational ... Earned his first career top 20 at the COG Mizzou Intercollegiate, recordign an 18th-place finish ... Capped his season with a 20th-place showing at the 2012 MAC Championships .. Registered a 76.9 scoring average for the season.

2010-11: Did not see 2010-11 tournament action for the Huskies.

2009-10: Competed in seven tournaments for the Huskies ... Made his collegiate debut at the Spartan Classic, firing 77-72-76--225 (+12) at the Spartan Classic ... Finished in a tie for 42nd at that event ... Turned in his season's best finish at the Missouri State Invite, firing 80-73-75--228 (+15) to take a tie for 21st... Tied for 24th at the Hawkeye Invitational after turning in an eight-over 224 in Iowa City... Settled in after back-to-back rounds in the eighties and closed 75-76 in his first MAC Championships appearance, good for a tie for 37th ... Compiled a season scoring average of 76.5 over 22 competitive rounds.

Prep: Four-year varsity letterman ... Three-time All-Ohio Capital Conference first team ... All-District second team during junior and senior years ... Averaged 74.8 as a senior ... Holds school record for lowest 18-hole round at Medallion Club with a four-under 68.

Personal: Born - May 12, 1990 ... Major - Mechanical Engineering ... Son of James and Constance Hammerschmidt ... Admires Tiger Woods ... Enjoys snowboarding and playing basketball ... Member of National Honor Society ... Perennially recognized on honor roll ... Honored as a National Merit Scholar ... Placed 18th in 2006 Ohio Junior Championship.

CAREER STAT LINE
Through Spring 2013
Tournaments 16
Rounds 49
Scoring Average 78.41
Top 20s 2 Last on 5/5/2012 at MAC Championships
Best Tournament Finish 18 4/10/2012 at COG Mizzou Intercollegiate
Lowest Tournament to Par 223 (+7) 4/10/2012 at COG Mizzou Intercollegiate
Lowest Round to Par 72 (E) Last on 4/9/2012 at COG Mizzou Intercollegiate, Second Round