Michael  Monroe

Michael Monroe

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Franklin, Tenn.

High School:
Independence

Last College:
Chattanooga

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 180

CAREER SCORECARD (Through Sept. 16, 2015)

Year Trns. Rds. Strokes Avg. Low High Par or Better T10 T25
2013-14 1 3 223 74.33 73 76 - - -
2014-15 3 9 680 75.56 68 81 1 - -
2015-16 1 3 238 79.33 75 86 - - -
Totals 5 15 1,141 76.07 68 86 1 - -

CAREER EVENTS

Senior (2015-16)

  • Carpet Capital Collegiate: 86-75-77--241 (+22) / T67

Junior (2014-15)

  • Sea Best Invitational: 75-80-75--230 (+20) / T39
  • John Hayt Invitational: 78-75-81--234 (+18) / T62
  • Jackrabbit Invitational: 75-73-68--216 (E) / T26

Sophomore (2013-14)

  • Gifford Collegiate: 76-74-73--223 (+16) / T41

Senior (2015-16)

  • Competed in the season opener as an individual, finishing T-67 in the Carpet Capital Collegiate

Junior (2014-15)

  • Competed in three tournaments, all as an individual.
  • Highest finish came at the Jackrabbit Invitational, finishing T-26th.
  • Finished with a stroke average of 75.56 and a low round of 68.

Sophomore (2013-14)

  • First start as a Volunteer came on November 4 at the Gifford College where he shot a 223 (+13) and finished T-41st.
  • Walk-on transfer from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC)

Freshman (2012-13)(CHATTANOOGA)

  • Played in three tournaments counting in seven of nine team rounds
  • Best finish was tied for 22nd in his first time out (Brickyard Collegiate) shooting two-over par 218
  • Closed with his low card of the semester (69)
  • Six rounds with three birdies accumulating nine at the Brickyard
  • Seven times marking 10 or more pars with a high of 13 shooting 71 in the second round of the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate
  • Tournament high of 34 at Brickyard
  • Two par or better rounds with one in the 60's
  • Dean's List and Athletic Director's Honor Roll

Prior to College Golf

  • Was the No. 2 junior in Tennessee, 43rd nationally, according to Golfweek's junior rankings
  • Tied for fifth shooting -4 at 2012 Western Junior Championship
  • Won four times in 2011 with 13 total top 10 finishes (five top 10s)
  • Biggest win was 2011 TPC Invitational shooting even par to best a 108-player field at the TPC at Sawgrass
  • Tied for second at the 2011 AJGA Franklin Junior.

Personal

  • Born July 26, 1993, in Knoxville, Tenn.
  • Major: Business Finance
  • Parents are Mark and Debbie Monroe
  • Reason he chose Tennessee: "I have bled orange ever since the day I was born."
  • Family history at the University of Tennessee: Mother, father, and oldest sister are UT grads
  • Favorite pro: Brandt Snedeker
  • High school academic honors: 4.0 GPA throughout high school and a member of the National Honor Society
  • Biggest sporting thrill: Winning the TPC Junior Class at TPC Sawgrass when he was in high school
  • Recipient of the W. W. Potter Athletic Scholarship Endowment

 

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