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20 Questions with Josh Sandman
Sandman holds the Irish career stroke average record at 73.65, entering the spring 2008 season.
 
Sandman holds the Irish career stroke average record at 73.65, entering the spring 2008 season.

Jan. 22, 2008

1. Use five words to describe yourself.
Passionate, Dedicated, Driven, Dreamer, Joker

2. Describe your perfect day- who would you spend it with, what would you do, where would you be?
My perfect day would be a summer day on the lake with good friends and family.

3. What is your pre-game routine?
I like to start with a good breakfast (omelet and fruit), followed by some stretching and then head to the golf course about an hour before tee time to warm up.

4. Other than the Irish, what is your favorite sports team?
North Carolina Tar Heels, and the Yankees

5. What do you miss the most about being at home?
The sun when I wake up in the morning

6. Who was the most famous person you have ever met?
Even though its cheesy, probably Brady Quinn

7. If your life was to be turned into a movie, what genre would it be; what would the title be; what actor would you have star in it?
Probably a comedy, Ben Stiller would do a good job I think

8. If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?
Switzerland, I here it's some of the best skiing in the world

9. What was the most embarrassing thing that has happened to you?
Well, I've made a fool out of myself so many times its hard to really pinpoint one

10. What is the best advice you have received? Who was it from?
My dad always told me since I was a kid, you can always outwork people

11. What are you listening to on your iPod right now?
Juicy J

12. If you had the choice to travel either forward or backward in time, which would you choose? Why?
I would go backward in time to where the biggest issue was whether or not I played kickball or dodge-ball at recess

13. Where is your favorite place at Notre Dame?
During the fall, I love the drive up to main circle and the view of the dome

 

 

14. What is your major? Why did you choose this major?
Entrepreneurship, because I can never see myself working for anyone but myself

15. What is the first thing you think about when you wake up?
I wonder what game is on tonight?

16. Do you have any siblings?
Yes, three: Chris- he's getting his MBA Joel- Senior at UNC Travis- Senior in high school

17. What is your favorite class or professor so far at Notre Dame, and why?
Professor McKenna- he actually cares about every single one of his students

18. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your life, what would you eat?
Cup of Noodles- I've learned to make it through college on it.

19. Who was your role-model as a child? Why? Has your role model changed now that you are older?
I always loved Kenny Lofton- he was one of the best MLB players and you never heard him shooting his mouth off- that's rare. Now its Tiger Woods because he is absolutely amazing

20. How has being a student and athlete at Notre Dame influenced your life?
Being a student-athlete has given me a lot of responsibility; it makes me realize that I no longer represent myself but a whole community.

Event Calendar

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September 3
All Day
Notre Dame Kickoff Challenge
Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
September 12
All Day
U. of San Francisco Olympic Club Intercollegiate
San Francisco, California (Olympic Club)
September 13
All Day
U. of San Francisco Olympic Club Intercollegiate
San Francisco, California (Olympic Club)
September 23
All Day
Georgia State Maui Jim Intercollegiate
Scottsdale, Arizona (Mirabel Golf Club)
September 24
All Day
Georgia State Maui Jim Intercollegiate
Scottsdale, Arizona (Mirabel Golf Club)
September 25
All Day
Georgia State Maui Jim Intercollegiate
Scottsdale, Arizona (Mirabel Golf Club)
October 9
All Day
Fighting Irish Golf Classic
Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
October 10
All Day
Fighting Irish Golf Classic
Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
October 11
All Day
Fighting Irish Golf Classic
Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
October 17
All Day
Georgetown Intercollegiate
Beallsville, Maryland (Four Streams Golf Club)
October 18
All Day
Georgetown Intercollegiate
Beallsville, Maryland (Four Streams Golf Club)
October 24
All Day
McNeese State Quail Valley Collegiate Invitational
Vero Beach, Florida (Quail Valley Golf Club)
October 25
All Day
McNeese State Quail Valley Collegiate Invitational
Vero Beach, Florida (Quail Valley Golf Club)
February 4
All Day
Notre Dame Alumni Match
TBA
February 5
All Day
Notre Dame Alumni Match
TBA
February 13
All Day
Yestingsmeier Match Play
Dade City, Florida (Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club)
February 14
All Day
Yestingsmeier Match Play
Dade City, Florida (Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club)
February 27
All Day
National Invitational Tournament
Tucson, Arizona (Omni Tucson National)
February 28
All Day
National Invitational Tournament
Tucson, Arizona (Omni Tucson National)
March 17
All Day
Georgia Southern Schenkel Invitational
Statesboro, Georgia (Forest Heights Country Club)
March 18
All Day
Georgia Southern Schenkel Invitational
Statesboro, Georgia (Forest Heights Country Club)
March 19
All Day
Georgia Southern Schenkel Invitational
Statesboro, Georgia (Forest Heights Country Club)
April 3
All Day
Seattle University Redhawk Invitational
University Place, Washington (Chambers Bay)
April 4
All Day
Seattle University Redhawk Invitational
University Place, Washington (Chambers Bay)
April 15
All Day
Battle at the Warren
Notre Dame, Indiana (Warren Golf Course)
April 21
All Day
ACC Championship
New London, North Carolina (Old North State Club)
April 22
All Day
ACC Championship
New London, North Carolina (Old North State Club)
April 23
All Day
ACC Championship
New London, North Carolina (Old North State Club)

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