Ansel "Andy" Ames is the father of Austin Ames and the owner of a car wash.
Andy was constantly bugging Austin to play football and to college at his school which Austin was annoyed by. He also coaches his son's football game and was shocked when Austin went against him.
In the end, Andy finally comes around and comes to accept his son's desire to attend Princeton University.
He is portrayed by Kevin Kilner.
- Name: Ansel "Andy" Ames
- Physical Appearance: Brown-haired handsome man
- Personality: Kind, pushy
- Relatives: Unnamed wife, Austin Ames (son)
- Occupation: Owner of Big Andy's Car Wash
- Other Names: None
- Fate: Accepts his son's desire to attend Princeton
- His son, Austin
- Cheerleaders (until after the Homecoming football game)
- His son, disobeying him
- Sam Montgomery (until the end)
- Sam's stepfamily
- Princeton (until his fate as proven under Info)