Aggies open play on Sunday at San Luis Obispo Country Club
2007-08: ALL-BIG WEST SECOND TEAM... Played 35 rounds in 12 events, most on the team along with Austin Graham and Matt Marshall... Averaged 73.3 strokes... Finished T-4th at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational in October and was T-4th at the Rice Intercollegiate in February for best placings... Was T-14th at the Big West Conference Championships... Had career-best round of 66 during middle round of Alister MacKenzie, helping lead to season-best 54-hole score of 8-under 205... Opened the event with a 3-under 68... Fired 1-under 69 at Hilo Invitational on his way to 1-over 211... Had five rounds in the 60's.
2005-06: ALL DIV. I INDEPENDENT HONORABLE MENTION... Averaged 76.2 over 29 rounds... Best finishes were at Kansas Invitational (T22nd) and Callaway Golf Invitational (T26th).
2004-05: Competed in five tournaments, compiling stroke average of 77.80 in 15 rounds... Best finish was 17th at Diablo Grande Intercollegiate... Shot season-low round of 73 twice: in 2nd round of UCLA's Gold Rush Classic and in opener of Washington's Opus NW Husky Invitational.
RIO MESA HS '04: Selected as team MVP all four years... Averaged 72.9 per round as a senior, 74.0 as a junior... Led team to back-to-back Pacific View League championships... Finished T7th at 2004 U.S. Amateur local qualifier... Earned victory in SCGA Collegiate Golf Series at Murrieta in July.
PERSONAL: Born in Burbank, Calif.... Organizational studies major.. Full name is Ray Michael Sprinkling... Parents are Ray Sprinkling and Michele Thomas... Career highlight was representing the U.S. while competing in Europe.