Matthew Mierzejewski - 2012
Suwanee, Ga./South Forsyth
Freshman (2011-12): Played in 18 rounds in six tournaments • Shot a season-low 72 on three occasions • Best finish was a tie for 44th at the Auto Trader Collegiate Classic • Tied for 47th at the Amelia National Intercollegiate • Posted a scoring average of 76 • In summer of 2012, made the cut at the Georgia State Amateur (73-75-81-77-306), made cut at the Southern Amateur Championship (75-73-75-80-303) and finished in the top-20 in the Oglethorpe Invitational (69-70-75-214).
Prep: Four-year letterwinner for head coach Matt Loveless • Served as team captain sophomore and senior seasons.
Personal: Full name is Matthew Gordon Mierzejewski • Born Aug. 20, 1992, in Toms River, N.J. • The son of Ted and Amanda Mierzejewski • Has a younger sister, Rachel • Favorite athletes are Matt Kuchar, Derek Jeter, Tiger Woods and Bobby Jones • Most treasured possession is his car • Favorite foods are Japanese hibachi, sushi, pizza and fish • Favorite Georgia Southern tradition is "Beautiful Eagle Creek."