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Matt Ward
2012-13 Men's Golf
Plainfield, Ill.
Matt Ward

2012-2013: Appeared in four events during freshman season ... recorded a 78.8 scoring average in 10 rounds ... shot a season-best 1-under round of 71 on the way to tying for 16th at the CSU Cougar Classic (151) ... placed 30th at the Bradley Invitational.

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Cougars ... qualified for state tournament in 2010 ... three-time All-Conference honoree ... twice earned Team MVP honors ... helped team capture conference title in 2008 and qualify for sectionals in 2011 ... set school records for low nine-hole score, as well as career and single-season scoring average ... won 2012 Illinois Junior PGA Championship to qualify for the Junior PGA Championship ... two-time Joliet Junior champion ... won iTour season championship in 2011 ... earned six victories on the iTour between 2010 and 2011 ... also won one letter in basketball ... a member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Matt is the son of Scott and Christine Ward ... major is sports management ... born September 16, 1993.

2012-13 Men's Golf
Andrew BeischelSr./Jr.Whitefish Bay, Wis.
Austin GaugertSr.Lake Geneva, Wis.
Joe HarrisSo.Washington, Iowa
Ryan HeckFr.Chippewa Falls, Wis.
Kyle HenningJr.Brookfield, Wis.
Michael HolevasFr.Elgin, Ill.
Josh KalitaSr.Chesterton, Ind.
Jared MagolineSo.Fond du Lac, Wis.
Matt WardFr.Plainfield, Ill.
Andy WebbSr.Bedford, Ind.
Thomas WettsteinJr.Neenah, Wis.
Brad Winters5th/Sr.Elgin, Ill.
Eric WintersSo.Elgin, Ill.
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler