AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-12: Has made an immediate and significant impact in his first year as an active member of the Jaguar Golf program ... Played in all but one regular-season event, including all five spring tournaments ... Ranks second on the squad only to team MVP Taylor Floyd in stroke average (73.89) ... Posted a 74.08 scoring average in the fall and a 73.73 scoring average in the spring ... Carded two top-20 and five top-30 and six top-35 finishes during the regular season ... Placed a season-best sixth in the Charleston Shootout, firing a 3-under 213 (70-69-74) ... Registered the low round of the day in the final round of the San Diego/TaylorMade Intercollegiate with a 4-under 68 to move into a tie for 14th ... Finished tied for 25th in The Cleveland Golf/Palmetto Invitational at Palmetto Golf Club in Aiken, S.C. ... Closed out the regular season with a tie for 26th in ASU’s home event, the Insperity Augusta State Invitational, at Forest Hills Golf Club on April 1.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Allvar Gullstrandsgymnasiet in Landskrona, Sweden...Graduated in 2011 ... Finished second in individual stroke play at the Swedish High School Championships.
PERSONAL: Son to Monica and Olle Petersson ... Has one brother, Pierre Petersson ... Born May 2, 1992 in Helsignborg, Sweden ... Majoring in Business Management ... Favorite driver is the Titleist 910 D2 ... Favorite golfer is Adam Scott ... Favorite TV shows are Family Guy and Friends.