Tyler Sterk played in four tournaments for UCSB in 2009-10...His highest finish was 22nd-place at the Big West Championship where he shot a 227...Shot a season-best 66 in the third round of the Del Walker Intercollegiate...Sterk also shot 69s in the first round of the Barona Collegiate Cup and the Wyoming Cowboy Classic...In all, played 12 rounds and had 888 strokes, 74.00 per round.
Sterk improved immensely in his freshman season...Played in two tournaments and finished the a stroke average of 76.33...In his first collegiate tournament, shot a season-low 69 in the opening round of the John Burns Intercollegiate...He finished the tournament with a stroke average of 73.
Tyler Sterk redshirted during his 2007-08 freshman campaign.
Tyler Sterk attended La Costa Canyon High School where he played for Coach Steve Armstrong...Finished as a 4-year Varsity Lettermen and Scholar Athlete...Guided La Costa Canyon to a 2006 CIF San Diego Runner-up and a 2007 CIF San Diego Section title...Was a member of the San Diego Union-Tribune's All -Academic Team...Trained by Chris Mason.
Sterk was born March 6th, 1989 to parents Kim and Jeff in Encinitas, California... Considers Torrey Pines South and The Farms his favorite golf courses... In 2009, qualified for the California State Amateur and the SCGA Amateur Championships by shooting 72 in both qualifiers at El Camino CC to finish T- 4th and 3rd respectively....Has been swinging a club for over nine years... Considers driving accuracy to be a strength of his game.