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Matt Younts
Height: 5'5"
Hometown: Stokesdale, N.C.
Matt Younts Bio
Courtesy: UNCGSpartans.com
Release: 07/31/2012

Matt Younts

2012-13(Senior)
Played 25 rounds as a senior, posting a 78.16stroke average in nine tournaments … Posted his best finishof the season with a 33rd-place showing at the VCUShootout (Sept. 24-25) … Posted a 230 score (70-82-78)… His first round score of 70 was a season-low, tying hiscareer-best score … Placed 36th at the PinehurstIntercollegiate (March 10-12) when he posted a 231 (77-81-73)… Turned in a 45th-place finish at theBridgestone Golf Collegiate (Oct. 27-28) with a 229 (74-80-75)… His 229 score was his lowest 54-hole tally of the year… Finished his career with a 65th place finish atthe Bancorp South Intercollegiate (April 1-2) with a score of 236(82-77-77).

Junior(2011-12)
Competed in two tournaments, playing five total rounds… co-president of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee… shot a season-best round during the Bridgestone GolfCollegiate at Forest Oaks Country Club (Oct 29-30) with a 77… carded a three-round total of 247 (83-83-81) at the VCUShootout in Richmond, Va., (Sept 27-28) to finish in90th overall … completed the season with an 82.60stroke average.

Sophomore(2010-11)
Participated in eight tournaments, playing in 24 rounds… finished the season with a 76.71 stroke average …shot a season-low 70 during the final round of the Rod MyersInvitational in October … best finish was 36th at the VCUShootout … also shot 70 in the second round of theGeorgetown Invitational the next week.

Freshman(2009-10)
Appeared in two tournaments, posting a 78.50 strokeaverage … shot a season-low 232 (79-77-76) at the FirelineTowson Invitational … had his best round of the season inthe third round, shooting a 76 … also competed in the UNCGBridgestone Collegiate … member of the Dean’s List andthe Chancellor’s List both semesters.

Amateur
Finished second in the 2008 North Carolina Big “I”Championship … won the 2007 Tarheel Junior Championship… finished third in the 2009 Forest Oaks Invitational… tied for seventh in the 2010 Cardinal Amateur …competed in the 2010 U.S. Amateur Championship after earning hisspot with a second-place showing in the sectional qualifier.

HighSchool
Was the Metro 4A Player of the Year in 2009 for Northwest GuilfordHigh School … also earned All-Metro 4A honors all four years… member of the 2009 “We the People” statechampionship team, which studies the Constitution and its impactand competes against other teams from other schools … memberof the Leadership Class from 2007-09 … earned a Merit Awardscholarship from UNCG’s Bryant School of Business andEconomics.

Personal
Matthew Walter Franklin Younts … son of Andy and JackieYounts … parents are both UNCG graduates … has anolder brother, Drew, who was also a golfer at UNCG …majoring in entrepreneurship.


Matt Younts - 2012-13Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low TopFinish
25 1954 78.16 70 33rd



Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top50)
Tarheel Intercollegiate 78-87-74 239 () 81st / 81 ()
VCU Shootout 70-82-78 230 () T 33rd / ()
Auto Trader Collegiate 81-81-80 242 (+29) 84th / ()
Wolfpack Intercollegiate 79-77-75 231 (+15) T 58th / ()
Bridgestone Golf Collegiate 74-80-75 229 (+13) T 45th / ()
WSU Snowman Getaway 79-78-79 236 (+20) 79th / ()
Pinehurst Intercollegiate 77-81-73 231 (+19) T 36th / ()
C&F Bank Intercollegiate 80 80 (+10) T 124th / ()
Bancorp South Intercollegiate 82-77-77 236 (+20) T 65th / ()

 

Matt Younts - 2011-12Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low TopFinish
5 413 82.60 77 84th

 

Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top50)
VCU Shoutout 83-83-81 247 (+31) 90th / 90 ()
Bridgestone Golf Collegiate 89-77 166 (+22) 84th / 85 ()

 

Matt Younts - 2010-11Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low TopFinish
24 1841 76.71 70 36th

 

Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top50)
Gopher Invitational 77-77-80 234 (+18) T 39th / 60 ()
VCU Shootout 73-75-74 222 (+6) 36th / 78 ()
Gary Koch Invitational 73-78-75 226 (+10) T 42nd / 66 ()
Rod Myers Invitational 77-78-70 225 (+9) T 44th / 66 ()
Georgetown Intercollegiate 75-70-78 223 () T 43rd / 72 ()
UNCG Bridgestone Golf Collegiate 72-79-81 232 (+16) 76th / 77 ()
Pinehurst Intercollegiate 84-73-85 242 (+29) T 80th / ()
Irish Creek Collegiate 78-76-83 237 (+24) T 77th / 81 ()

 

Matt Younts - 2009-10Stats
Rounds Strokes Average Low Top Finish
6 471 78.50 76 66th

 

Tournament Rounds Total Place/Players (Top50)
UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate 80-77-82 239 () 83rd / ()
Pinehurst Intercollegiate 79-77-76 232 () T 66th / ()
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