|| Matt Shin
As a Senior in 2006-07: Competed in three events for the Cardinal with a 77.0 stroke average in nine rounds played ... Recorded one par round ... Top finish was a tie for 51st at the U.S. Intercollegiate ... Shot a season-low round of 70 at the event.
As a Junior in 2005-06: Competed in three events (8 rounds) for Stanford with a 75.5 stroke average...Tallied one par and one under-par performance...Tied for 46th at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational with a three-round score of 220...Tied for 58th at the Corde Valle Classic with a three-round score of 227...Tied for 73rd at the U.S. Intercollegiate with a two-round score of 157...Finished with a season-low round of 70 and tournament score of 220.
As a Sophomore in 2004-05: Competed in two events (six rounds) for Stanford with a 73.6 stroke average...Tallied one under-par performance...Notched one top-25 performance...Tied for 21st at The Nelson Invitational with a three-round score of 213...Tied for 78th at the U.S. Intercollegiate at Stanford with a three-round score of 229...Recorded a season-low round of 68 in the first round of The Nelson Invitational.
As a Freshman in 2003-04: Competed in four events (12 rounds) as a Cardinal with a 76.5 stroke average ... Posted one par and one under-par round during the season ... Tied for 49th at the U.S. Intercollegiate with a three-round score of 225 ... Tied for 64th at The Nelson Invitational and placed 72nd at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational ... Recorded a season-low round of 68 in the second round of the Alister MacKenzie Invite.
High School: A 2003 graduate of Cerritos High School in Cerritos, Calif. ... Four-year letterwinner ... Captained the golf team in 2002-03 ... Coached by Bobby Lasken ... Long Beach Press Telegram 2003 Dream Team ... 2000-03 all-league selection ... '03 MVP ... Four-time scholar athlete ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Helped team to a second place finish at the CIF State Finals ... Shot a round of 62 at the La Mirada Golf Course.
Getting To Know Matthew Shin
|Parents:||Nam and Sun Shin|
|The reason I love golf is:||It gives me time to think on the course|
|Friend from another college golf team:||Daniel Im (UCLA)|
|Opponent I would most like to beat:||Daniel Im|
|Sports teams I followed when I was younger:||Lakers, Cowboys and Dodgers|
|The place I'd most like to visit:||Barcelona|
|The best advice I've ever received was:||Never lose sight of your goals|
|Since coming to Stanford I have learned:||How to do laundry|
|After my Stanford career is over, I'd like to be remembered as:||An intelligent student-athlete|