Player: Drew Wrightson

Drew Wrightson
Hometown: Carmel, IN
University: Baylor
Graduation Year: 2025
Area of Study: Pre-Med

Competed in 24 rounds across eight tournaments in his first season with the Bears … Entered 2022-23 with one top-5 and three top-10’s … Won the Dye Junior Invitational at Crooked Stick Golf Club by six strokes, in June of 2021 … He got better with each round shooting 73-70-68 to run away with the event… He was the number-one-ranked junior player in the state of Indiana and was ranked in the top-30 for the class of 2021… Wrightson is a 13-time Golfweek Junior Tour Champion… Was inducted into the Golfweek Junior Tour Hall of Fame… Notched ten top-10’s in his AJGA career.

2021-22 (Freshman): Played 24 rounds in eight tournaments with a stroke average of 74.92 … With eight events played, Wrightson tied for the fourth-most events played on the team … Recorded one top-5, two top-ten’s and three top-25’s … Finished tied for 60th in his collegiate debut at the Maridoe Collegiate Invitational (9/15) … Shot his career-first round in the 60’s en route to a tie for 69th at the fighting Illini Invitational (9/19) … Carded a then career-best tie for sixth, playing as an individual at the Little Rock Invitational (10/2) … Played out of the No. 4 spot and finished tied for 55th at the Border Olympics (2/15) … Shot three rounds at par or better, including a pair of closing 68’s to set a new career-best with a fifth-place finish at the DBU Classic (4/5) … Recorded a tie for 43rd at the Aggie Invitational (4/10) … Tied for 75th at the ASU Thunderbird Collegiate (4/16) … Finished tied for 33rd in his Big 12 Championship debut (4/27).

Personal: The son of Michelle and Wade Wrightson… A pre-med health science studies major… Drew is the third division one athlete in his family of four