SOPHOMORE CAMDEN, DEL. • CAESAR RODNEY At Delaware: Secondyear member of the Blue Hens.
FRESHMAN NEWARK, DEL. • CARAVEL ACADEMY At Delaware: First-year member of the Blue Hens who will look to immediately contribute to the program.
2011-12 Season: Appeared in six tournaments for Delaware, ranking third on the squad with a 76.53 average round • tied for third place at the Manor Intercollegiate with a one over par 72-69-76-217 • that performance earned him CAA Co-Men’s Golfer of the Week honors on April 18 • carded a four over par 71-74-75-220 to tie for fourth place at the George Washington Invitational • named National 5&10 Blue Hen Athlete of the Week on March 19.
High School/Juniors: Two-time first team all-state selection at nearby Caravel Academy • finished ninth as a junior and second as a senior at the Delaware state tournament • posted a 36.4 scoring average during senior year • school record holder for the lowest individual round with a 33 • first golf all-state selection in Caravel history • member of National Youth Leadership Forum and Model UN • 2012 Delaware Junior Championship winner • earned several Philadelphia Junior Tour victories • 2010 Pritch Cup selection.
High School: All-State selection as a senior at Caesar Rodney High School • finished second in the 2011 DIAA State Tournament • captured Henlopen Conference individual titles during his final two years • three-time first team All-Conference selection • led Caesar Rodney to an undefeated 2011 season and the state championship • Riders went 62-2-1 during his four years and captured the 2008, 2010 and 2011 conference team titles • runner up in the 2010 Player of the Year rankings for the Junior PGA: Philly Section • fivetime winner with 10 top-10 finishes on the Junior PGA: Philly Section Tour • posted a pair of top-10 finishes in IJGT Tournaments during the 2010-11 year • honor roll student and member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Tyler Hunter Cross • born July 8, 1994 • son of Clifford and Betty • history major at Delaware • worked at Cavaliers Golf Course over the summer • mother attended Delaware for one year and grandfather also attended UD • enjoys bowling, fishing, volleyball and playing the piano.
Personal: Nathaniel “Niño” Rufino Rosal • son of Rufino and Caric Rosal • has a younger brother, Matthew • exercise science major at Delaware with a medical scholal concentration • worked at Smyrna Medical Associates over the summer • enjoys snowboarding, fishing and tennis during his free time • team representative on the UD Student-Athlete Advisory Council.
Year 2011-12 Totals
Rounds 17 17
Strokes 1301 1301
Average 76.53 76.53
Low Round 69 69
2012-13 UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE MEN’S GOLF MEDIA GUIDE • BLUEHENS.COM