• Ball State Earl Yestingsmeier Student-Athlete Award (2016)
2015-16 (Sr.): Competed in three events and managed a stroke average of 76.50 … tied for second place at the Rocket Individual Classic (Oct. 24-25) … posted his season-best round of 71 at the Earl Yestingsmeier Memorial Invitational (April 16) … also had a season-best 54-hole score of 224 at that event, where he tied for 31st.
2014-15 (Jr.): Competed in four events and managed a stroke average of 79.25 … missed the majority of the spring season because of injury … made his way back in time to earn a spot in the lineup for the final two events, including the MAC Championships … tied for 38th at the Dayton Flyer Invitational … posted his season-best round of 72 on the opening day of the Boilermaker Invitational … also had a season-best 54-hole score of 230 at that event.
2013-14 (So.): Played in six events with a 79.56 stroke average ... posted his first career win by finishing as co-medalist at the Butler Spring Invitational (March 24), carding a 1-under 71 in the weather-shortened event ... tied for ninth at the Earl Yestingsmeier Memorial Invitational (April 21-22) ... also competed at the Northern Intercollegiate (Sept. 6-8), the Crooked Stick Intercollegiate (Oct. 14-15), the Pinetree Intercollegiate (Oct. 21-22) and the Robert Kepler Intercollegiate (April 12-13).
2012-13 (Fr.): Played in three events as an individual and managed a 77.00 stroke average ... tied for eighth place out of 23 golfers at the Butler Spring Invitational (April 18) with a score of 76 in the rain-shortened, 18-hole event ... finished 11th at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational (Oct. 15-16) with a 54-hole total of 7-over par 217 ... carded a career-low 69 in the opening round of the tournament ... saw his first collegiate action competing as an individual at the season-opening Northern Intercollegiate.
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned four varsity letters for coach Ben Barkey ... was a three-time all-state selection ... won the Indiana High School Athletic Association State Championship as a junior in 2011 ... his first-round 63 at the event set a state championship record ... won individual sectional titles in 2010 and 2012 plus won individual regional crowns in 2010 and 2011 ... helped Warsaw to four straight Northern Lakes Conference team championships, three sectional titles in his four years, and the 2010 regional crown ... helped Warsaw to a sixth-place team finish at the 2012 state finals and a seventh-place finish in 2011 ... averaged of 74.3 strokes per round as a junior and 75.0 as a sophomore ... named academic all-state in 2012 ... a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, the National Honor Society, Junior Optimist Octagon Club and his high school's honor roll.
SUMMER GOLF: Finished third at the 2011 American Junior Golf Association Stonehenge Open and seventh at the 2011 Indiana Open ... named to the American Junior Golf Association HP Scholastic All-America Junior Boys Team in 2011 ... was a Future Collegian World Tours Academic All-Scholar selection in 2011.
PERSONAL: Son of Barry and Diana Ostrom ... two sisters ... born Jan. 9, 1994 in Warsaw, Ind. ... full name is Tyler Scott Ostrom.