As a Freshman (2017-18)
Finished his freshman season with a 75.3 stroke average in seven events … finished his collegiate debut T-10th at the Gopher Invitational by carding one eagle, eight birdies, and 33 pars … recorded three eagles to put him third on the team for most eagles in the 2017-18 season … finishing T-65th, he posted his first under par showing on the final round of the Querencia Cabo Collegiate with a score of 79-79-70 – 228 (+15).
Ranked No. 92 in the class of 2017 by Golfweek.com … is a four-time All-District player at Mansfield High School … earned All-Region honors three times and was named to the 6A All-State team in Texas … led his team to a runner-up finish at the 6A State Tournament in 2016 with a fourth place individual finish … finished in the top five at the Texas Cup … Posted a top 10 finish at the Junior Byron Nelson in 2016 … tallied a fourth place showing at the Shell Houston Open Junior Championship and finished 12th at the Southern Junior Championship … finished runner-up at the North Texas Classic.
Is the son of Steve and Kristin Ernst … has two younger brothers, Layton and Larson.