|High School:||La Jolla Country Day School|
-- Qualified for the 2012 U.S. Open, turning 18 on the day of the final round. He shot a 2-over par and was tied for 23rd after the first round of the U.S. Open, but missed the cut after the second round.
SENIOR SEASON (2015-16)
--Opened the season with a strong third-place finish at the Olympia Fields Invitational on Sept.18-20 as he posted 11 birdies on the weekend.
--Has recorded two top-10 finishes in 11 outings over the course of the 2015-16 season.
ALBERTO SANCHEZ 2015-16 ROUND-BY-ROUND
OLYMPIA FIELDS 68-70-69=207/-3/3
ALISTER MACKENZIE 75-70-71=216/+3/T-55
AMER ARI 76-69-67=212/T-20
PRESTIGE AT PGA WEST 75-68-76=219/T-34
SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS 70/77/78=225/T-42
LAMKIN GRIPS SD 71-76-78=225/T-32
ASU THUNDERBIRD 71-76-75=222/+9/T48
WESTERN INTERCOL. 75-74-73=222/+12/T56
PAC-12 CHAMPIONSHIPS 73-74-77-72=296/+12/T38
JUNIOR SEASON (2014-15)
--Shot a career-low 66 in the first round of the Itani Quality Homes Collegiate in the first tournament of the year.
ALBERTO SANCHEZ ROUND-BY-ROUND 2014-15
Itani Quality Homes Collegiate 66-70-79=215/+5/T34
Alister MacKenzie Invite 70-77-76=223/+10/T60
Arizona Intercollegiate 73-76-69=218/+5/T27
Amer Ari Invitational 78-7071=219/+3/T73
Prestige at PGA WEST 75-69-76=220/+4/T43
Southern Highlands Collegiate Masters 75-74-71=220/+4/T48
Duck Invitational 72-72-73=217/+1/T5
ASU Thunderbird 76-69-73=218/+8/T43
Western Intercollegiate 70-79-71=220/+4/T36
Pac-12 Championships 72-73-73-72=290/+10/T34
NCAA Regionals 79-82-73=234/+18/T68
11 TOURNAMENTS, 34 ROUNDS, 73.35 AVERAGE
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2013-14)
--Recorded a top-10 finish at the Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational
--Tied his then career-low 68 in the second round of the Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational and again in the final round of the Amer Ari Invitational
--Averaged 72.00 through six tournaments
ALBERTO SANCHEZ ROUND-BY-ROUND 2013-14
Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational 73-68-72=213/-3/6
Tucker Invitational 71-72-77=220/+4/11
Alister Mackenzie Invitational 70-74-69=213/-3/T16
Bill Cullum Invitational 73-70-74=217/=1/T23
Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational 72-71-74=217/+1/T52
Amer Ari Invitational 74-74-68=216/E/T62
6 TOURNAMENTS, 18 ROUNDS, 72.00 AVERAGE
2012 PATRIOT ALL-AMERICA
--Tied for 18th in the 82-player field at the Patriot All-American with a 6-over 216 (75-69-72). The event was held in late December at The Wigwam in Litchfield Park, Ariz.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2012-13)
--Recorded four top-20 finishes in 12 tournaments, including a season-best seventh-place finish at the 67th Annual Western Intercollegiate
--Shot a then career-low 68 twice--once in the second round of the Pac-12 Preview and again in the second round of the Arizona Intercollegiate
--Averaged 74.24 through 12 tournaments
ALBERTO SANCHEZ ROUND-BY-ROUND 2012-13
Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational 75-75-75=225/+9/T28
Pac-12 Preview 73-68-71=212/-4/T14
Alister MacKenzie Invitational 75-76-69=220/+7/T56
Bill Cullum Invitational 76-70-73=219/+3/18
Arizona Intercollegiate 76-68-71=215/+2/T14
The Amer Ari Invitational 75-72-73=220/+4/T60
The Prestige at PGA West 74-73-81=228/+12/T62
North Ranch Intercollegiate 73-75-76=224/+11/T26
Lamkin Grips SD Classic 80-70-76=226/+10/T44
ASU Thunderbird Invitational 82-77-71=230/+17/T89
67th Annual Western Intercollegiate 77-77-71=225/+15/7
Pac-12 Championship 80-77-73-73=303/+23/52
12 TOURNAMENTS, 37 ROUNDS, 74.24 AVERAGE
PRIOR TO ASU
--At the age of fourteen played in the 2009 Thunderbird Invitational, becoming one of the youngest competitors in the event's history.
--Had a top-12 finish at the 2009 Junior World Championship at Torrey Pines South.
--Along with former Sun Devils Scott Pinckney and Philip Francis represented the Arizona Delegation on the Morse Cup team at the 2010 Pacific Coast Amateur.
--Qualified for the 2010 Pacific Coast Amateur, winning the qualifier while shooting a final round 63 at The Legacy Golf Club.
--Tied for 25th at the 2010 Pacific Coast Amateur.
--At age of 15 was low amateur in Monday Qualifier for the 2009 PGA Tour's Frys.com (69).
--Has played in prestigious events like the Footjoy Invitational, The Rolex Tournament of Champions, The Junior Players Championship, HP Invitational, The Polo Golf Junior Classic, The Western Junior Championship, and twice qualified for the United States Junior Amateur Championship.
GETTING TO KNOW ALBERTO...
What major would you most like to win? The Masters
The best round of my life was a (score) at (course) back in (date): 64 at The Legacy
Three golfers I want to play a round with... Phil Mickelson, My Dad and Tiger Woods
Three people (non-golfers) I want to pay a round with... Jessica Alba, Jennifer Aniston and Selena Gomez
The main reason I picked Arizona State is... Because of the tradition
What is your favorite golf course you have ever played? Los Angeles Country Club
What is the one golf course you have not played but want to? Augusta National
Major League Baseball players pick a song to play on the PA system when they step up to the plate. You are a MLB player. What song is playing as you dig into the batter’s box? ‘Tom Ford’- JayZ
What do you like best about your hometown? Home is home and I love going back
A movie you have watched more than once and will watch again? Batman
Past Sun Devil athlete (any sport) you wish you could have watched compete... Terrell Suggs and Phil Mickelson
Are you a good dancer? When is the last time you danced? Not very good, but I do know how to have a good time
What is one of your favorite quotes and why? “the early bird gets the worm”
What chore do you absolutely hate doing? Washing Dishes
What is your favorite form of exercise? Abs
If you could witness any event past, present or future, what would it be? Ryder Cup
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? How to fly a plane
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be? Ben Hogan
Name one thing about yourself that most people don’t know... I play the guitar
What is your favorite commercial? Geico
Where is the most interesting vacation spot you have ever visited? Hawaii
What toppings do you get on your pizza? Pepperoni
Favorite pro athlete you have been around... Phil Mickelson
Past Sun Devil game/event you wish you have been there live to see... ASU vs. USC football game.
What three words would you use to describe yourself? Funny, Outgoing, Goofy
What is your fondest childhood memory? Going fishing with my grandfather
You have just won the lottery, what is your first purchase? A house
Besides golf, what is your favorite sport to watch? Football
What is your favorite food? Italian
What is your favorite restaurant? Chipotle
What is a place that you have always wanted to visit? Fiji