Blake Edwards
    Blake Edwards


    Winter Springs, FL

    High School:
    Winter Springs

    Height / Weight:
    5-9 / 155

    Civil Engineering

    2012-13 (Sophomore)
    Played 17 rounds in six events ... competed in all six spring events ... best finish was a T6 at the Jackrabbit Invitational ... shot a three-round total of five-under par 211, including a career-best 67 in the first round ... had one other sub-70 round, firing a 69 in the first round of the PING Cougar Classic ... he finished that tournament tied for 16th ... finished fifth on the team with a 75.3 scoring average.

    2011-12 (Freshman)
    Participated in six events ... posted a scoring average of 76.8, good for sixth on the team ... shot a season-best 72 in the second round of the Rice Intercollegiate and the Desert Shootout ... best finish was a tie for 32nd at the Rice tourney ... had the team's second-best score (222) at Rice ... best three-round score was a four-over par 220 at the Desert Shootout.

    Before Air Force
    Four-year letterwinner in golf ... coached by William Gaught ... also lettered four years in water polo ... four-time first-team all-conference selection in golf ... district champion as a freshman ... two-time district runner-up ... qualified for the state tournament as a junior ... four-time team MVP ... first-team all-conference pick in water polo as a senior, second-team as a junior ... offensive player of the year as a senior ... helped team to district championship as a freshman ...member of National, Science and Spanish Honor Society.

    Member of cadet squadron 26 ... son of Anthony and Jill Edwards ... has two sisters ... his sister, Kaitlyn, played golf at Flagler College ... would like to attend pilot training following his time at the Academy ... completed Operation Air Force at Osan AFB, South Korea this past summer ... also completed the Field Engineering Readiness Laboratory (FERL) course and worked the Expeditionary Skills and Evasion Training (ESET) ... active in his squadron as the honor NCO (non-commissioned officer) ... member of the dean's and athletic's lists last fall ... hobby is swimming ... favorite food is pasta ... favorite book is Cicero's The Good Life ... favorite movie is Tin Cup ... reality show he would choose to be on is The Bachelor ... favorite sports other than golf is water polo ... person in history he would most like to meet is Tecumseh ... credits his father with the biggest influence on his sports career ... favorite professional golfer is Adam Scott.

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