Originally from Denver, Colorado, Andrew went to Denver East high school where he earned 1st team all-state. He went onto the University of Denver and walked on the team as a freshman. Andrew is a member of the first DU class to make a Final Four appearance in the 2011 NCAA Tournament.
By his senior season with DU, he became an important player in the midfield and on the Man-Up units. Most impressive was that Andrew was selected as a team captain his senior year.
In 2011, Coach Lay was drafted by the Denver Outlaws, where he currently plays professionally. He is also the current Denver East HS Varsity offensive coordinator.