2009-10 Women's Golf
Amber Pedersen
Amber Pedersen
Amber Pedersen

YR.Sr.
HOMETOWNSt. Petersburg, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLPinellas Park H.S.

Senior: Participated in three tournaments during the 2009 fall season... Finished with a 240 (85-74-81) at the USF-Waterlefe Invitational (10/4/09)... Submitted a two-round 166 (82-84) at the CSU Wendy's Invitational (10/18/09)... Turned in a fall season-best 227 (75-74-78) at the 32nd Annual Pat Bradley Invitational (10/25/09)... Competed in all five tournaments during the 2010 spring season... Shot a 157 (80-77) for 15th overall at the JU Women's Classic (2/22/10)... Selected as Atlantic Sun Conference Golfer of the Month for February... Turned in a spring season best 224 (77-71-76) at the JMU Eagle Landing Invite (3/7/10) for a share of seventh overall... Handed in a 231 (78-77-76) for 18th place at the Univ. of Cincinnati Spring Invite (3/26/10)... Took 19th overall with a 233 (76-77-80) at the Canes and Cardinal Classic (4/5/10)... Tied for 17th at the 2010 A-Sun Championship (4/12/10) with a 227 (74-77-76)... Finished the year with a 77.50 scoring average. 

Junior: Earned A-Sun All-Academic honors...Played in every round of every tournament for the Lady Eagles as a junior…Lead all Eagles with an average score of 79.04 on the year…finished 17th twice (three-round score of 232 at the Sea Trail Women’s Intercollegiate) and (two-round score of 163 at the JU Women’s Classic).

Sophomore: Tied for 14th at the FGCU Invitational... Came in a tie for 32nd at the Stetson Hatter Invitational... Finished tied for 17th at the Fighting Camel Classic... Came in a tie for 10th at the NIU Springlake Invitational... Finished tied for 6th at the EKU El Diablo Intercollegiate... Finished tied for 23rd at the University of Cincinnati Spring Invitational.

High School: Graduated from Pinellas Park High School…Coached by Dan Elson.

Personal: Daughter of Roy and Oarlene Pederson…Major is Criminal Forensics…Favorite Sports movie is Bagger Vance…Favorite athlete is Mike Alstott…Favorite sport to watch is women’s golf…Chose FGCU because she wanted to receive an education from a good school while also being able to compete in golf.