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Matt Gilchrest
Matt Gilchrest

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Southlake, Texas

High School:
Southlake Carroll

Career Highlights
2014 All-SEC Second Team
2014 Freshman All-SEC
2014 UK Bluegrass Invitational Champion

2014-15 (Sophomore):
Tied for fourth at 7-under in the Carpet Capital Collegiate with a 73-66-70--209.

2013-14 (Freshman):
An All-SEC second team selection ... Named to the Freshman All-SEC team ... Had a stroke average of 71.89 ... Counted 31 of 36 rounds ... Had two Top-5 finishes and three Top-10 finishes ... Carded 19 rounds at par or better ... Played 15 sub-par rounds ... Played nine rounds in the 60s ... Named both SEC Player of the Week and SEC Freshman of the Week after his win at the UK Bluegrass Invitational where he fired a 9-under 68-68-71--207 ... Tied for third after a final round 66 at Hootie for Bulls Bay with a 6-under 71-73-66--210 ... Tied for ninth in the Wolf Run Intercollegiate with a 73-72-75--220 ... Tied for 13th in the SEC Championship with a 68-72-68--208 ... Tied for 18th in the Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate with a 69-77-69--215 ... Tied for 20th in the Tiger Invitational with a 74-75-71--220 ... Tied for 29th at the US Collegiate with a 75-70-72--217 ... Tied for 30th at the Amer Ari Invitational with a 68-70-72--210 ... Tied for 34th in the Mobile Bay Intercollegiate with a 73-77-72--222 ... Tied for 52nd in the NCAA Regional with a 75-77-77--229 ... Tied for 55th in the NCAA Championship with a 67-73-74--214 ... Named to the 2014 SEC First-Year Honor Roll ... Finished third at the 2014 Trans-Miss Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Okla.

High School:
Played for Southlake Carroll and was named the Team MVP.

Amateur and Junior: 2013 FJ Invitational Champion ... Finished third at the 2013 Rolex Tournament of Champions ... Captured five AJGA wins ... Part of the 2013 Wyndham Cup winning West Team ... Participated in the 2012 U.S. Amateur.

Personal: Son of Eric and Susan Gilchrest ... Born Feb. 7, 1995 ... Has a sister, Christina ... Swing coach is Cameron McCormick and mental coach is Dr. Bob Rotella ... Home course is Timarron Country Club ... Majoring in Business (Finance).