The son of Erkki and Riitta Nissinen...international law & diplomacy major.
Finland National team member
1997-1998 | Freshman Year
Played in three of the Cougars' 14 events ? Best finish was 30th in the Utah Shootout (231) ? Averaged 76.7 strokes ? Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete ? Shot a low round of 74 ? Finished first in the McDonald's Shootout in Helsinki
1999-2000 | Sophomore Year
Competed in the Cougar Classic
2000-2001 | Junior Year
Competed in the Tucker Invitational ? Competed in the Ping Arizona Intercollegiate Summer 2000: ? Competed in the Finnish Amateur Tour 2000 ? Placed second in the TS-Open (71-66-74) ? Finished 15th in the Finnish Open (73-73-74-71) ? Member of the 2000 Finnish National team ? Competed with the Finnish National team to place second in the Scandinavian Championships