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Riccardo Michelini

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Carpi, Italy

High School:
Sotogrande International School, Spain

Height:
6-4

Experience:
1L

Riccardo Michelini

04/13/2014

Men's Golf Finishes Strong at Western Intercollegiate

MG: Aztecs finish fourth at Western Intercollegiate

04/12/2014

Men's Golf Sits in Fourth at Western Intercollegiate

MG: Aztecs in fourth after day one in Santa Cruz

04/10/2014

Men's Golf Gearing Up for Western Intercollegiate

MG: Aztecs gearing Up for Western Intercollegiate

04/06/2014

Schauffele Finishes Fifth at Aggie Invitational

MG: Schauffele places fifth at Aggie Invite

04/05/2014

M. Golf in Sixth after Day One at Aggie Invite

MG: Aztecs in sixth after day on

2012-13 MOUNTAIN WEST FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR

2012-13 Season (As A Freshman)
Became the second Aztec men's golfer to earn Mountain West Freshman of the Year honors after posting a 72.63 stroke average for the season, which ranked 13th overall in the conference ... Finished third on the squad with five top-20 finishes, including a pair of top 10s ... Cracked the starting lineup in all 13 of SDSU's scheduled events, totaling six rounds in the 60s.

Spring: Posted an average score of 72.67 in 27 rounds during the spring schedule ... Was the Aztecs' top finisher in four tournaments, including back-to-back efforts at The Prestige (T33rd - 220 (+7)) (Feb. 11-12) and the North Ranch Intercollegiate where he registered his first top-10 performance as a collegian (T7th - 218 (+5)) (March 7-8) ... Helped SDSU capture the team title at its own Lamkin Grips San Diego Classic with an 8-over 224 to tie for 37th ... Sank six birdies and an eagle en route to consecutive rounds of 68-69 during the first day of the Western Intercollegiate, eventually tying for 17th at 215 (April 13-14) ... Recorded his highest finish of the year at the Mountain West Championships, leading SDSU with a fourth-place showing after logging a season-best 3-under 210 (May 3-5) ... Capped off the year with another strong effort at the NCAA Pullman Regional, topping the squad with a collective 4-under 212, highlighted by a season-low 67 during the first round, en route to a 16th-place finish.

Fall: Saw action in all four of the Aztecs' scheduled tournaments during the fall slate, logging a 72.45 stroke average ... Had all of his 11 completed rounds count toward SDSU's team score ... Tied for 22nd in his first collegiate event at the Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational after shooting a combined 7-over 223 (Sept. 17-18) ... Recorded his first top-20 finish for the Scarlet and Black, tying for the 12th position at the PING/Golfweek Challenge (Sept. 24-25) ... Was the Aztecs' No. 3 finisher at the Alister Mackenzie Invitational where he tied for 45th at 4-over 217 ... Also competed at the St. Regis Princeville Warrior Wave Invitational (Nov. 4-5).

Prior to College
Prepped at Sotogrande International School in Cadiz, Spain, where he played golf for coach Jason Floyd ... Has competed in over 20 events worldwide as a member of the Italian national team ... Won the 2013 South of England Amateur Open championship in July after carding a four-round total of 285 ... Also captured the Italian Match Play title in 2010.

Personal
Born in Sassuolo, Italy ... Son of Giuliano Michelini ... Lists Ernie Els as his favorite athlete ... Majoring in public administration at SDSU.

MICHELINI'S SDSU SCORECARD

Spring 2013
The Prestige				74-75-71--220 (T-35th)
North Ranch Intercollegiate 		74-71-73--218 (T-7th)
Lamkin Grips SD Classic			73-74-77--224 (T-37th)
Don Puckette N.I.T.	 		72-73-77--222 (T-47th)
U.S. Intercollegiate			76-76-72--224 (T-81st)
ASU Thunderbird Invite	 		76-73-69--221 (T-41st)
Western Intercollegiate			68-69-78--215 (T-17th)
MW Championships			71-68-71--210 (4th)
NCAA Pullman Regional			67-70-75--212 (T-16th)

Fall 2012 Kikkor Golf Husky Invite 74-76-73--223 (T-22nd) PING/Golfweek Preview 71-73-68--212 (T-12th) Alister Mackenzie Invite 71-71-75--217 (T-45th) Warrior Wave Invite 72-DQ-73--145 (DQ)