Eric Dietrich
Eric  Dietrich


Cheshire, Conn.

High School:
Cheshire High School




UConn Dominates Field At Til Duty Is Done Invitational

Dietrich Wins Medalist Honors After Course-Record 64


Zaback Leads UConn Golfers To 5th-Place Finish

Senior Ties For Fourth At Loyola Intercollegiate


UConn Finishes Fourth At Connecticut Cup

Zaback Leads Huskies With Three Sub-Par Rounds


UConn Golfers Win Hawks Invitational

Dietrich Leads Victory In Season-Opening Event


UConn Wins Connecticut Cup For 2nd Straight Year

Wiatr Captures Medalist Honors


Till Duty is Done UConn Golf Tournament Final Round

Till Duty is Done UConn Golf Tournament Final Round (photo by Stephen Slade)

WHILE AT CONNECTICUT: Has played in 22 tournaments at UConn, averaging 76.3 per round for 63 rounds, with a low round of 68 and a best finish of a tie for eighth at the 2014 Connecticut Cup. Has one Top 10 and three Top 20 finishes, two sub-70 rounds, and six rounds of par or better. Over the summer of 2015, he finished in a tie for ninth at the Palmer Cup in Waterbury and 39th at the Connecticut Open. As a freshman, selected for the Division 1 All-New England Rookie Team. Over the summer of 2014, he qualified for the Connecticut State Amateur and the Connecticut Open.

SPRING 2015: Played in all six events on UConn’s schedule, averaging 76.2 per round for 17 rounds, with a low round of 71 at the Yale Invitational in New Haven and a best finish of a tie for 27th at the Colleton River Collegiate in Bluffton, S.C. Shot par or better once.

FALL 2014: Played in four events, averaging 74.3 per round for 11 rounds, with a low round of 69 at the 2014 Connecticut Cup (Ellington, Conn.) and a career-best finish of a tie for eighth in that tournament. Had two sub-70 rounds and shot three rounds of par or better.   

SPRING 2014: Played in all six of UConn’s spring tournaments, plus the American Athletic Conference Championships, averaging 76.65 per round for 20 rounds. Shot a low round of 72 at the Snowman Getaway in Phoenix and that was his only round of par or better. Best finish was a tie for 26th at The New England D-1 Championships at Mohegan Sun Golf Club.

FALL 2013: Played in five tournaments, averaging 77.3 per round for 15 rounds, with a low round of 72 at The MacDonald Cup on the Yale Golf Course. Best finish was a tie for 16th at The Connecticut Cup at Ellington Ridge Country Club.  

HIGH SCHOOL: Came to UConn after lettering in golf for three years and serving as team captain for two years at Cheshire High School under Coach Dan Lee. … Two-year All-State, two-year All-Southern Connecticut Conference, three-year All-Housatonic Division. … New Haven Register first-team pick as junior and senior. … Scholar-Athlete as a junior. … Also played basketball four years and was named All-SCC, All-Housatonic Division, and honorable mention All-State as a senior. Holds the school’s all-time record for three-pointers in a season.

ADDITIONAL TOURNAMENT HIGHLIGHTS: Won the 2012 U.S. Challenge Cup Junior Roundup. … Won the 2012 U.S. Challenge Cup Francis Ouimet Junior Stroke-Play Championship. … Finished 3rd at the 2013 AJGA Killington Junior Golf Championship. … Finished 13th at the 2012 AJGA Deutsche Bank Partners for Charity Junior Shootout.

PERSONAL: Eric Russell Dietrich. ... Born December 3, 1994. ... Son of David and Sandra Dietrich. ... Has twin brother, Kevin, younger brother, Mark, and younger sister, Danielle. … Home course is Farms Country Club in Wallingford, Conn.