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Gold Mountain G.C. - Bremerton, Wash.
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William H. Tucker Invitational
UNM Championship G.C. - Albuquerque, N.M.
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Riccardo Michelini

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Carpi, Italy

High School:
Sotogrande International School, Spain

Height:
6-4

Experience:
2L

Riccardo Michelini

09/09/2014

M. Golf in Fourth after Day One at SW Intercollegiate

M. Golf in fourth after day one at SW Intercollegiate

09/09/2014

Men's Golf Finishes Fourth at SW Intercollegiate

MG: Aztecs place fourth at SW Intercollegiate

09/05/2014

M. Golf Opens Season at Southwestern Intercollegiate

MG: Aztecs open season at SW Intercollegiate

05/17/2014

M. Golf Ends Season with 8th Place Regional Finish

MG: Aztecs finish eighth at NCAA regionals

05/16/2014

Men's Golf Jumps into Seventh at NCAA Regionals

MG: Aztecs in 7th after day two at regionals

2013-14 ALL-MOUNTAIN WEST SELECTION
2012-13 MOUNTAIN WEST FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR

2013-14 Season (As A Sophomore)
Received all-Mountain West accolades during his second season on The Mesa ... Posted a 72.88 stroke average, which ranked 12th in the conference ... Recorded three top-10 finishes on the year ... Ranked third on the squad with nine rounds below par.

Spring: Logged a 72.44 scoring average in all nine of the Aztecs' scheduled events, which ranked second on the squad ... Recorded his highest collegiate finish at the Mountain West Championship, tying for first place with New Mexico's Gavin Green at 4-under 209 before falling on the first playoff hole in sudden death (April 25-27) ... Shot a season-low 68 during the opening round ... Turned in a runner-up performance at the Jones Invitational, carding 1-over 217 to lead SDSU to its lone team title of the season (Feb. 24-25) ... Was also the Aztecs' top golfer at The Goodwin tournament in Stanford, California, where he fired a collective 5-over 215 to tie for the 34th position (March 28-30) ... Tied for the 10th spot at the highly competitive Texas A&M Aggie Invitational after shooting an 8-over 224 (April 5-6) ... Made his second straight postseason appearance at the NCAA Columbia Regional where he registered a 3-over 219 to tie for 38th place (May 15-17).

Fall: Participated in two of the team's three fall tournaments ... Posted his second-lowest score in relation to par for the season at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational after carding a 2-under 214 to tie for the 18th position (Oct. 13-14) ... Made his season debut at the William H. Tucker Invitational in New Mexico, tying for 65th with a combined 235 (Sept. 27-28).

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 2014
The Prestige at PGA West	        71-72-75--218 (T-43rd)
Jones Invite	                        70-73-74--217 (2nd)
Lamkin Grips SD Classic	                73-75-75--223 (T-28th)
Nat'l Invitational Tournament	        71-76-70--217 (T-36th)
The Goodwin	                        74-73-68--215 (T-34)
Aggie Invite	                        72-75-77--224 (T-10th)
Western Intercollegiate	                70-74-70--214 (T-26th)
MW Championship^	                68-71-70--209 (T-1st)
NCAA Columbia Regional	                74-71-74--219 (T-38th)

Fall 2013 William H. Tucker Invite 79-82-74--235 (T-65th) Alister MacKenzie Invite 70-74-70--214 (T-18th)

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)

^ = Lost in sudden-death playoff