Michael McCarthy
Michael McCarthy
Height: 6-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tolland, Conn.
High School: Tolland

Tri-Captain

2011-2012: Spent the year studying abroad.

2010-2011: Named second team All-Patriot League … Chosen to the Academic All-Patriot League team … An honorable mention All-New England selection … Competed in 22 rounds, tying the team-lead ... Ranked second on the team with an average of 76.9 strokes per round  … Shot a season-low round of 71 at the Patriot League Championship, and finished in 10th place individually  ... The team’s top performer at the Northeast Invitational, placing 19th overall with a two-round score of 150  … Shot a 148 at the MacDonald Cup, second lowest on the squad.

2009-2010: Named first team All -New England ... Earned second team All-Patriot League honors ... Named to the 2010 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll ... Tied for the team lead by playing 20 rounds ... Was the low scorer for Holy Cross four times on the year ... Averaged 76.2 strokes per round ... Shot a 145 at the Mulekicker Fall Classic ... Marked a 150 at the Southern New Hampshire Invitational ... Carded a 150 at the NEGIA Championship ... Notched a 225 at the George Washington Inivitational ... Tallied his lowest round of the season (71) at the Mulekicker Classic.

Before Holy Cross: A four-year member and two-time captain of the Tolland golf team under head coach Augie Link ... Won the 2008 Connecticut Junior Amateur Championship and advanced to the 2009 Connecticut Amateur Round of 16 ... Finished third at the New England High School Championship ... His Tolland teams twice won the CIAC Division III State Championship ... Honored as team MVP his junior and senior years ... A four-time All-Conference selection, he also received All-State honors on three occasions from the Hartford Courant ... Won an Academic Scholar Award his senior year ... Also played basketball at Tolland.

Personal: Son of Daniel and Darlene McCarthy ... Has two brothers (Brendan and Tom) ... Brother, Tom, played on the Yale golf team.

McCarthy's Career Statistics 

Year Rounds Strokes Average Low Round
2009-2010 20 1524 76.2 71
2010-2011 22 1,691  76.9  71 
Career 42  3,251  76.5  71