Andrew Petterson
Andrew  Petterson


Denver, Colo.

High School:
Cherry Creek

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 200




Fourth-year walk-on ranks as the top candidate to handle duties as Michigan State's snapper in 2003...AS A SOPHOMORE: Appeared in five games (vs. Minnesota, Wisconsin, Indiana, Purdue and Penn State) as the snapper in 2002, playing a total of 20.5 minutes...named Spartan Special Teams Player of the Week vs. Minnesota (6 production points)...AS A FRESHMAN: Did not see game action in 2001...2000 SEASON: Redshirted...played quarterback on the scout team...HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Quarterbacked Cherry Creek High School (Englewood, Colo.) to a 10-3 record in 1999, including a trip to the state Class 5A championship game where it lost to Columbine, 21-14...played for Coach Mike Woolford at Cherry Creek where 10 of his teammates signed NCAA Division I-A scholarships...transferred to Cherry Creek from Carman-Ainsworth High School in Flint, Mich., where he served as the back-up quarterback...earned two letters in track and field as a pole vaulter...won the regional pole vault championship with a personal best 13-0 as a senior and qualified for the state meet...a member of the National Honor Society...graduated from high school with a 3.5 grade-point average...son of Dale and Marie Petterson...born Jan. 22, 1982...majoring in economics.