Erik Ridley
Erik Ridley
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Allentown, Pa.
High School: Allentown Central Catholic
Major: History
  • Three-year letter-winner who played in 23 events.
  • Averaged 80.47 strokes over 29 career rounds.
  • Had a career-low 1-over-par 72 against Marywood on April 11, 2017, at Glenmaura National Golf Club.

Senior Year (2018-19)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Played in 11 events and averaged 79.64 strokes over 14 rounds
  • Posted eight top-10 results including five top-five finishes on the season
  • Shot a season-low 75 in a dual match win over Misericordia on Oct. 6 at the Scranton Municipal Golf Course
  • Led Scranton at the Landmark Conference Championships, tying for 13th place with a 36-hole score of 158.

Junior Year (2017-18)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Played in six events, averaging 80.63 over eight rounds.
  • Broke 80 in his first four rounds of the season.
  • Shot a season-low 74 in victories over Marywood (306-309) and Clarks Summit (306-454) on April 14 at Glenmaura National Golf Club.

Sophomore Year (2016-17)

  • Match-by-Match Statistics
  • Played in six events, averaging 80.29 over seven rounds.
  • Broke 80 in three different rounds, all at Glenmaura National Golf Club.
  • His 1-over-par 72 in a 310-326 win over Marywood on April 11 at Glenmaura National Golf Club was the lowest round on the team all season.

Awards & Honors

  • Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week (April 23, 2018)
  • Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll (2019)

Career Statistics

Year Rounds    Strokes    Avg. Low Round
2016-17 7 562 80.29 72, vs. Marywood, Glenmaura National G.C., April 11, 2017
2017-18 8 645 80.63 74, vs. Marywood/Clarks Summit, Glenmaura National G.C., April 14, 2018  
2018-19 14 1,115 79.64 75, vs. Misericordia, Scranton Municipal G.C., October 6, 2018
Totals 29 2,322 80.07 72, vs. Marywood, Glenmaura National G.C., April 11, 2017

 

High school/personal

  • Earned four letters in golf and one in track & field at Allentown Central Catholic.
  • Helped the golf team win the PIAA District 11 championship and qualify for states in 2013.
  • The golf team was 30-14 in match play during his career.
  • Was named team MVP and was a Eastern Pennsylvania Conference first-team selection in 2014.
  • Qualified for the PIAA state championship in 2013.
  • Was an Honor Roll member three times.
  • Son of Erik & Courtney Ridley.
  • Has a sister, Brianna.