Played in 11 rounds to earn his first letter at UNCG … Posted a 78.00 stroke average on the year … Played his first career event at the AutoTrader Intercollegiate, posting a 246 (84-83-79) … Carded a career-best round of 74 at the Wolfpack Spring Open with back-to-back rounds finishing with a 10-over par 223 (74-74-75) … Placed 25th at the HeelPack Individual with a 158 (78-80).
Prior To UNCG
Ranked No. 22 in the class of 2016 by the CGA … Four-year letterwinner and three-time team captain at Northern Durham High School for coach Kevin Wicker … Earned team Most Valuable Player honors and is a three-time All-PAC6 Conference selection … Named the PAC 6 Player of the Year in 2014 and 2015 … Has five Junior Tournament wins and over 20 top 10 finishes during his career … Won the State qualifiers at the Big “I” and the N.C. Amateur with a career-low tournament score of 66 … Three-time Junior Club Championship at Lakewinds … Three-time Academic Scholar Award winner and is a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Son of Kevin and Nancy Wicker … Majoring in international business.
|Michael Wicker - 2016-17 Stats|
|Tournament||Rounds||Total||Place/Players (Top 10/25/50)|
|AutoTrader Intercollegiate||84-83-79||246 (+30)||83rd / 84 (-/-/3)|
|Bridgestone Golf Collegiate||77-79-75||231 (+15)||T 78th / 84 (-/-/4)|
|HeelPack Individual||78-80||158 (+14)||T 25th / 34 (-/-/-)|
|Wolfpack Spring Open||74-74-75||223 (+10)|
|High School:||North Durham|