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Matt Ross
Matt  Ross

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Hartland, Wis.

High School:
Arrowhead

Height:
6-0

Experience:
3V

2014-15: Averaged 74.24 strokes per round for a career-best season average which was the fourth-best on the team...went 3-1 in the Big Ten Match Play Tournament (Feb. 15-16) which was good for the second-best on the team...finished second on the team in the Hootie at Bull's Bay tournament (March 19-31) tied for 50th with a 222...earned his first top 10 spot of the year tied for eighth at the NXY Hoosier Invitational where the Badgers placed first...also scored 18, 36 and 54-hole career lows (66, 140, 213) with his 74-66-73--213...tied for 28th in the Boilermaker Invitational alongside Jack Watson to pace the Badgers with a 221...competed in the Big Ten Championship and ended tied for 18th which was the second-best score shared with Rob Jacobsen...tied for 40th in the Gifford Collegiate scoring a 74-72-74--220...earned his spot in the lineup after tying for 29th in the Badger Invitational with a 75 all three rounds (225)...finished tied for 56th in the Erin Hills Intercollegiate with a 81-79-75--226

2013-14:
Recorded a career-best tournament finish and 54-hole, 36-hole and 18-hole career-best scores at the Badger Invitational (Sept. 29-Oct. 1), tying for 10th with 4-over par 72-71-77=220 ... tied for 83rd at the USF Invitational (March 2-4) with 12-over par 79-74-75=228 ... earned Academic All-Big Ten honors

2012-13:
Led UW in collegiate debut at the Firestone Invitational (Oct. 8-9) with a 4-over 73-75=148 ... placed third for the Badgers at the Autotrader.com Collegiate Classic (Oct. 15-16) with a 23-over 73-82-81=236

Summer 2012: Ross finished tied for 17th place at the 2012 Wisconsin State Open at Racine Country Club with a 6-over-par 72-76-69-73--290

High School
Helped Arrowhead to three state titles and one runner-up finish (2011) ... Arrowhead won the 2012 Wisconsin Boys State Championship with a 307-304--611 and was led by Matt Ross and a teammate who both tied for 11th with 71-79--150 ... 2011 player of the year in the Classic 8 Conference ... had a top-three finish in 12 of his 17 events and finished in a tie for seventh at state earning first-team all-state honors .... was runner-up at the 2010 Wisconsin Junior and advanced to the 2010 U.S. Junior ... won the 2009 AJGA Junior All-Star at Penn State and was named to the 2009 AJGA Junior All-Star Team ... tied for 12th at the 2011 USGA Junior Boys Amateur qualifying with a 75-75-150.

Stats

Year Rounds Strokes Avg. Low 18 Low 36 Low 54
2012-13 5 384 76.80 73 148 236
2013-14 12 906 75.50 71 143 220
2014-15 25 1856 74.24 66 140 213
Totals 42 3146 74.90 66 140 213

2014-15 Finishes

Sept. 28-30 Badger Invitational* 75-75-75=225/ T29
Oct. 5-7 Erin Hills Intercollegiate 81-79-75=235/ T56
Nov. 3-5 Gifford Collegiate 74-72-74=220/ T40
Feb. 15-16 Big Ten Match Play 3-1
March 9-10 Palmetto Invitational 75-71-78=224/ 76
March 29-31 Hootie at Bull's Bay 78-71-72=222/ T50
April 11-12 NYX Hoosier Invitational 74-66-73=213/ T8
April 18-19 Boilermaker Invitational 68-75-78=221/ T29
April 24-26 Big Ten Championship 77-72-74-73=296/ T18

*competed individually

2013-14 Finishes

Sept. 15-16 Wolf Run Intercollegiate 76-77-77=230/ T44
Sept. 29-Oct. 1 Badger Invitational 72-71-77=220/ T10
Oct. 6-8 Erin Hills Intercollegiate 75-81-72=228/ T49
March 2-4 USF Invitational 79-74-75=228/ T83


2012-13 Finishes

Sept. 15-16 Wolf Run Intercollegiate did not compete
Sept. 22-23 DA Weibring Intercollegiate did not compete

Oct. 8-9

Firestone Invitational 73-75=148/ T22

Oct. 15-16

Autotrader.com Collegiate Classic 73-82-81=236/ T74
Oct. 28-30 Wendy's Kiawah Classic did not compete
Mar. 3-5 USF Invitational did not compete
Mar. 24-26 Hottie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate did not compete
Apr. 13-14 Hawkeye-Great River Invitational did not compete
Apr. 24-26 Big Ten Championships did not compete

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