Matt Michel
Matt Michel
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Danvers, Mass.
High School: Danvers

2009 graduate of Danvers High School … outstanding student majoring in corporate finance and accounting … Career entering 2011-12 season: 29 rounds, 79.7 stroke average, career low of 71 … 2010-11: was fourth on the club with a 79.1 stroke average for 19 rounds … shot in the 70s 11 times … was Bentley’s top finisher in three tournaments, including the NCAA Division II East/Atlantic Regional when he tied for 43rd (77-75-78-230) … had a 71 in the second round of the Dowling September Shootout Sept. 25 … Academic All-Northeast-10 … 2009-10: played in six tournaments and finished with an 80.8 stroke average for 10 rounds … shot in the 70s in half of his rounds, with a best of 75 in the Rhode Island College Invitational Oct. 9 … was named the Northeast-10 Freshman of the Week on Oct. 15 … Other Achievements: lost in a playoff in the Patriot Classic at Mount Pleasant CC in Boylston in July 2011 … Before Bentley: was a team MVP and captain at Danvers, who he helped to four straight conference championships … four-time Northeastern Conference All-Star … had a 49-3-3 match record, setting a school record for match play wins … also lettered in baseball … Personal: son of Bob and Sue Michel … father was a basketball captain at Bates College … age as of Sept. 1: 20.