Missouri State in last place (11th) after 36 holes in Choudrant, La.
Fall 2012: Did not compete.
2011-12: Played in four tournaments, averaging 82.33 in 12 rounds...Best finish was 38th at the Missouri Valley Conference Championship, where he carded 78-77-82--237...Shot 83-85-84---252 and placed 59th in his first collegiate outing, the season-opening Fairway Club Invitational...Also played at UMKC, where he carded 83-78-79--240 and tied for 64th, and UALR, where he placed 88th with 81-83-95--259.
Background: Collected five top-10 finishes in 12 tournaments on the Danish Order of Merit as a senior...Also picked up his first victory on the country's amateur tour, a three-stroke win at the Gilleleje Open, and finished third in the McDonald Open...Member of the prestigious Danish Junior Golf Academy, which features the country's most talented golfers, for four years prior to coming to America.
Personal: Mark Ertmann Karlsen was born November 12, 1991 in Frederiksberg, Denmark...Son of Allan and Christina Karlsen...Majoring in Business.