Matthew Harvey

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Georgetown, Texas

High School:
Georgetown HS

Height:
5-11

Experience:
3L

Matthew Harvey

2009-10: One of only two golfers to participate in all 11 tournaments during the year ... Recorded a 74.78 scoring average during the year ... Six of his 33 rounds were par or better ... His best round was a 70 shot in the opening round of the first tournament of the year at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate ... His best finish came at the Memphis Invitational when he tied for 10th out of 90 golfers ... Earned the Captain's Award ... Holds the lowest career scoring average at 74.11 in the last 20 years of Bulldog golf ... Played in 45 of 46 tournaments in his career ... Had 94 percent of his rounds counted during competition ... Had 35 rounds of par or better ...

2008-09: Played in a team-high 11 tournaments for the Bulldogs ... Earned the Top Dawg Award given by the team ... Averaged 74.47 strokes over 32 rounds played ... Shot lowest round of 65 at the Squire Creek Invitational ... Finished tied for 2nd at the 2008 SCI ... Finished 25th at the 2009 WAC Championships ...

2007-08: Named first team all-Western Athletic Conference, becoming the first Tech golfer to earn the title since the program joined the league in 2001 ... Named first team all-state by the LSWA ... Played in 10 tournaments during the season ... Averaged 73.13 per round in 30 rounds, the lowest scoring average by a Tech players in more than 15 years ... Won the individual title at the Squire Creek Invitational in October, shooting a 74-71-64 for a total of 209 ... The 64 is the second lowest score in Tech golf history ... Medaled at six of the 10 tournaments in which he participated ... Finished tied for third at the First Tee Intercollegiate (73-74-76=223) ... Tied for sixth at the Jaguar Intercollegiate (71-66-73=210) ... Also tied for ninth at the Louisiana Classics, 12th at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate and 17th at the Scenic City Invitational ... Had to withdraw during the final round of the 2008 WAC Championships due to health issues ...

2006-07: Named state Freshman of the Year by the Louisiana Sports Writers Association ... Also named second team all-state by the LSWA ... Played in 12 tournaments for the Bulldogs during the year ... His 73.91 scoring average was the lowest on the team and the third lowest by a Tech golfer in the last 15 years ... Medaled in a team-best five tournaments ... Finished third in the rain-shortened Squire Creek Invitational ... Tied for ninth at the Hal Sutton Intercollegiate with a 220 (76-73-71) ... Tied for 10th at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate with a 213 (70-70-73) ... Also medaled at the Rice Intercollegiate and the Hawaii Fall Intercollegiate ...

High School: Lettered two years for coach Vernon Killen at Georgetown High School in Texas as a junior and senior ... Lettered for coach Jack Green at St. Fredericks High School in Louisiana as a freshman and sophomore ... Won the 2006 Class 5A state individual title shooting a two-day total of 135 at Roy Kizer Golf Course, including an opening round 64 ... Won the district title team and individual title both years at Georgetown ... Finished second in regionals both team and individual in Texas in 2006 ... Participated in state and regionals both years at St. Fredericks ... Was named all-state both years at St. Fredericks ... Was named all-district both years at Georgetown ... Reached the semifinals of the Cotton States the last three years, upsetting numerous big-time college golfers ... Qualified for the U.S. Junior Amateur as a 15-year-old ... Qualified for the United States Amateur this summer ... Had a top 10 finish in the Texas Junior State Amateur in 2005 ... Won the Texas Legends Junior Tour in Houston in the summer of 2005 ...

Personal: Full name is William Matthew Harvey ... Son of Bill and Michelle Harvey ... His father played college golf at Louisiana-Monroe ... Born Dec. 17, 1987, in Monroe, La.