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Matthew Perrine

Matthew  Perrine


Austin, Texas

High School:
Westlake HS

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Men’s Golf Heads to Third Straight NCAA Championship

Bears qualified for school-record third consecutive season by finish third at Regional


Men's Golf Earns Third Straight NCAA Championship Berth

Bears finished in third place at NCAA Bryan Regional


Men's Golf in Third Place at NCAA Bryan Regional

Bears are 17 strokes ahead of current cut to advance to NCAA Championship


Men's Golf in Second at NCAA Bryan Regional

Cooper Dossey in three-way tie for individual lead at 4-under


Matthew Perrine Named Byron Nelson Award Winner

Perrine is first major award winner in program history

Matthew Perrine Bio and Career Results Get Acrobat Reader

All-American from Austin, Texas, transferred to Baylor following 2014-15 freshman season at Auburn ... Named 2018 Byron Nelson Award winner, becoming first major award winner in Baylor program history ... Lone senior on Baylor’s 2017-18 roster after helping Bears reach program’s first No. 1 national ranking as junior in 2016-17 ... Has 71.90 stroke average over three seasons at Baylor, which ranks fourth on BU’s all-time list ... Currently has 71.29 stroke average over 34 rounds during senior season, which is tied for fifth-best single-season stroke average in Baylor history ... Played 16 of 34 rounds at par or better during senior season and 48 of 103 rounds at par or better during three-year Baylor career ... Has 15 top-10 finishes during Baylor career, which ranks eighth in program history ... Enters 2018 NCAA Tournament on streak of 34 consecutive tournaments played as part of Baylor lineup ... Recognized on GCAA All-America Third Team, Golfweek All-America Honorable Mention, PING All-Central Region Team, All-Big 12 Team and Big 12 All-Tournament Team following 2016-17 junior season ... Also named GCAA All-America Scholar, selected to Academic All-Big 12 First Team and picked up Big 12 Golfer of the Month recognition for October 2016 ... Set school record with nine consecutive top-10 finishes and recorded 71.35 stroke average in 2016-17, which was fourth-best single-season stroke average in school history ... Has played 123 collegiate rounds over four-year Division I career, recording 72.13 stroke average, 57 rounds at par or better and 26 top-25 finishes in 43 tournaments ... Four-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll and three-time Baylor Dean’s List selection ... Last name pronounced puh-RYNE.

2017-18 (SENIOR; BAYLOR)
Enters NCAA Tournament ranked No. 44 nationally in Golfstat Division I player rankings ... Has played in top-three spot in Baylor lineup in all 11 tournaments ... Has 71.29 stroke average across 34 rounds, including 16 rounds at par or better ... Counted 32 of 34 rounds toward team score ... Leads team with three top-five finishes ... Also has four top-10 finishes and eight top-25 results ... Placed among top-six individuals in three of four tournaments during fall season ... Opened senior year playing in No. 2 spot at Gopher Invitational, finishing tied for fifth in 97-player field with 1-under 212 ... Played No. 1 in BU lineup for first time at Fighting Illini Invitational, tied for 48th place at 11-over 221 ... Moved back to No. 2 spot for next three tournaments, beginning with a fourth-place finish with 8-under 202 at Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate, carding 68-66-68 ... Tied for sixth place with 4-under 209 at Royal Oaks Intercollegiate ... Started spring season with tie for 28th place in 92-player field at Arizona Intercollegiate, carding 10-over 223 ... Moved to No. 3 spot in lineup for next four events, beginning with All-American Intercollegiate, where he tied for 11th place in 99-player field with 6-under 210 ... Tied for 20th place with 3-over 216 in Querencia Cabo Collegiate ... Posted season-best finish with tie for third place in 90-player field at Valspar Collegiate, shooting 67-67-72 to record 7-under 206 ... Tied for 15th place with 6-over 222 at Aggie Invitational ... Tied for 31st place with 1-over 214 at ASU Thunderbird Invitational ... Shot 9-over across four rounds to tie for team lead and tie for 14th place individually at 2018 Big 12 Championship.

2016-17 (JUNIOR; BAYLOR)
Played in Baylor lineup in all 12 tournaments, including final four events of season in No. 2 spot ... Also played No. 3 five times, No. 4 once and No. 5 twice ... Led Bears to first No. 1 national ranking in program history, first NCAA Regional title and first NCAA Championship match play berth ... Named to GCAA All-America Third Team and Golfweek All-America Honorable Mention ... Also selected to PING All-Central Region Team, All-Big 12 Team and Big 12 All-Tournament Team ... Recognized as Big 12 Golfer of the Month for October 2016 ... Recorded 71.35 stroke average, which was fourth-best single-season mark in program history ... Counted team-high 85 percent of rounds (31.5 of 37) toward team score ... Tied for team lead with 23 rounds at par or better and four top-five finishes ... Set school record with nine consecutive top-10 finishes and had streak of 15 consecutive rounds at par or better ... Began season with 70th place finish at Fighting Illini Invitational with 22-over 232 ... Placed 88th at Maui Jim Intercollegiate, posting 17-over 230 ... Earned career-first top-five with fourth place finish at Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate, carding 3-under 207 ... Helped team win title and claimed career-first medalist honor by tying for first place at Royal Oaks Intercollegiate with 10-under 203 ... Started streak of 15 straight rounds of par or better by shooting 66-69-68 at Royal Oaks ... Led Bears to second straight tournament title by shooting 72-71-69 to tie for seventh place at The All-American ... Tied for seventh place again at Querencia Cabo Collegiate, shooting 69-69-69 to finish at 6-under 207 ... Took second place in an 84-player field and helped team claim third tournament title of season by shooting 67-69-69 for an 11-under 205 at Linger Longer Invitational ... Earned sixth consecutive top-10 finish by shooting 72-70 to finish at 2-under 142 at Aggie Invitational ... Bears took second place at Aggie Invitational, for seventh consecutive top-three finish, which led to program’s first No. 1 national ranking in April 3, 2017 Golfweek/Sagarin rankings ... Fired 15th consecutive par or better round with first-round 68 at The Maxwell, then shot 2-over 72 in second round to snap streak, but still finished in third place at 1-over 211 ... Tied for sixth place at Big 12 Championship with 14-over 294, earning All-Tournament Team recognition ... Tied for seventh place at NCAA Stanford Regional with 3-under 207, helping Baylor claim its first regional title ... Led Bears to program’s first NCAA Championship match play berth by shooting 2-over 290 to tie for 28th place in stroke play ... Faced Oklahoma’s Brad Dalke in match play quarterfinals ... Was 2-down with two to play, but won next two holes to force playoff, including a memorable must-make-to-continue chip-in on No. 18 ... Lost to Dalke on 19th hole, which gave OU a 3-2 win ... Earned GCAA All-America Scholar and Academic All-Big 12 First Team recognition ... Named to Fall and Spring Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Rolls and Fall Baylor Dean’s List.

Earned spot in Baylor lineup in third tournament during first season at BU and stayed in lineup for remainder of season while helping team to sixth NCAA Championship berth in program history ... Ranked fourth on team with 73.19 stroke average across 32 rounds in 11 tournaments ... Played nine rounds at par or better and recorded six top-25 finishes ... Made Baylor debut at No. 5 spot in lineup for Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate, shot 12-over 222 to tie for 48th place ... Climbed to No. 2 spot in lineup for first tournament of spring season, shot 7-over 220 to tie for 14th place at Oak Hills Invitational ... Played in No. 3 or No. 4 spot in final nine tournaments of season ... Tied for 18th place with 2-over 218 at All-American ... Shot 2-over 215 to tie for 18th place at Querencia Cabo Collegiate ... Shot final-round 69 to help team win tournament title at Border Olympics, tied for 29th place individually at even-par 144 ... Earned career-best tie for eighth place at Linger Longer Invitational with 3-under 213 ... Carded 10-over 226 at Aggie Invitational to tie for 41st place ... Shot 7-over 147 to tie for 52nd place at The Maxwell ... Tied for 16th place at Big 12 Championship with 7-over 295 ... Led team to sixth NCAA Championship berth in program history with huge final round at NCAA Kohler (Wis.) Regional ... Shot 4-under 68 in final round to help Bears pass Idaho and tie for fourth place, securing final NCAA Championship berth awarded at regional ... Made five birdies over final eight holes as Bears mounted rally from six strokes behind Idaho with six holes remaining to claim final NCAA Championship berth awarded at Kohler Regional ... Shot 18-over 228 to tie for 139th place at NCAA Championship ... Named to Fall and Spring Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Rolls and Baylor Dean’s Lists.

Played in seven tournament during freshman season at Auburn, including five times as member of AU lineup ... Recorded 73.30 stroke average across 20 rounds, including nine rounds at par or better ... Counted 50 percent of rounds toward team score (7 of 14) when in Tigers lineup ... Earned spot in AU lineup for team’s third tournament of season and remained in lineup for five consecutive tournaments ... Made collegiate debut at Sagamore Fall Preview, tied for 20th place at 5-over 149 ... Tied for 46th place with 4-over 220 at U.S. Collegiate Championship, including season-best round of 3-under 69 in final round ... Climbed to No. 2 spot in Auburn lineup and shot even-par 216 at Amer Ari Invitational, tied for 63rd place ... Tied for 23rd place with 7-over 223 at Mobile Sports Authority Intercollegiate ... Carded 4-over 220 to tie for 25th place at Tiger Invitational ... Played as individual at Schenkel Invitational, shot all three rounds at par or better and tied for 31st place at 3-under 213 ... Tied for 47th place at 9-over 225 while playing as individual in Gary Koch Invitational.

Played for Westlake High School in Austin, Texas ... Set individual school record with five tournament titles ... Won individual championship at 2014 Texas 5A State Championship ... Named 2013-14 Westlake Male Athlete of the Year ... Set Westlake High School stroke average record at 69.38 ... Named to 2012 & 2013 HP Scholastic Honor Roll Golf Team.

Son of Mike and Alyson Perrine ... Business major.

Best round: 65 at Linger Longer Invitational (spring 2016)
Best finish: t-1st at Royal Oaks Intercollegiate (fall 2016)
Lowest 18-hole score: 65 at Linger Longer Invitational (spring 2016)
Lowest 36-hole score: 134, twice; last at Valspar Collegiate (spring 2018)
Lowest 54-hole score: 202 at Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (fall 2017)
Tournament Titles: one; Royal Oaks Intercollegiate (fall 2016)
Top 3 finishes: four; last at Valspar Collegiate, t-3rd (spring 2018)
Top 5 finishes: seven; last at Valspar Collegiate, t-3rd (spring 2018)
Top 10 finishes: 15; last at Valspar Collegiate, t-3rd (spring 2018)
Top 25 finishes: 23; last at Big 12 Championship, t-14th (spring 2018)

Year Events Rds Strokes Avg Par +
Top 5
Top 10
Top 25
2014-15 7 20 1,466 73.30 9 - - 3
Career 7 20 1,466 73.30 9 - - 3
Year Events Rds Strokes Avg Par +
Top 5
Top 10
Top 25
2015-16 11 32 2,342 73.19 9 - 2 6
2016-17 12 37 2,640 71.35 23 4 9 9
2017-18 11 34 2,424 71.29 16 3 4 8
Career 34 103 7,406 71.90 48 7 15 23
2014-15 (FRESHMAN; Auburn)
Scores +/- Place
Sagamore Fall Preview (5) 73-76=149 +5 t-20th
U.S. Collegiate Championship (4) 75-76-69=220 +4 t-46th
Amer Ari Invitational (2) 72-73-71=216 E t-63rd
Mobile Sports Authority Invitational (5) 76-77-70=223 +7 t-23rd
Tiger Invitational (5) 74-72-74=220 +4 t-25th
Schenkel Invitational (IND) 72-72-69=213 -3 t-31st
Gary Kock Invitational (IND) 80-74-71=225 +9 t-47th
2015-16 (SOPHOMORE; Baylor)
Scores +/- Place
Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (5) 76-74-72=222 +12 t-48th
Oak Hills Invitational (2) 76-74-70=220 +7 t-14th
All-American (4) 72-71-75=218 +2 t-18th
Querencia Cabo Collegiate (3) 70-73-72=215 +2 t-18th
Border Olympics (4) 75-69=144 E t-29th
Linger Longer Invitational (4) 65-75-73=213 -3 t-8th
Aggie Invitational (3) 76-76-74=226 +10 t-41st
The Maxwell (4) 71-76=147 +7 t-52nd
Big 12 Championship (4) 77-77-68-73=295 +7 t-16th
NCAA Kohler (Wis.) Regional (4) 72-74-68=214 -2 t-10th
NCAA Championship (4) 75-76-77=228 +18 t-139th
2016-17 (JUNIOR; Baylor)
Scores +/- Place
Fighting Illini Invitational (3) 82-79-71=232 +22 70th
Maui Jim Intercollegiate (5) 74-85-71=230 +17 88th
Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (5) 68-67-72=207 -3 4th
Royal Oaks Intercollegiate (4) 66-69-68=203 -10 t-1st
All-American Intercollegiate (3) 72-71-69=212 -4 t-7th
Querencia Cabo Collegiate (3) 69-69-69=207 -6 t-7th
Linger Longer Invitational (3) 67-69-69=205 -11 2nd
Aggie Invitational (3) 72-70=142 -2 t-8th
The Maxwell (2) 68-72-71=211 +1 3rd
Big 12 Championship (2) 76-71-73=74=294 +14 t-6th
NCAA Stanford Regional (2) 68-67-72=207 -3 t-7th
NCAA Championship (2) 72-67-71-80=290 +2 t-28th
   Quarterfinals vs. OU's Brad Dalke Lost 1-up on 19th hole
2017-18 (SENIOR; Baylor)
Scores +/- Place
Gopher Invitational (2) 68-73-71=212 -1 t-5th
Fighting Illini Invitational (1) 77-71-73=221 +11 t-48th
Jerry Pate National Intercollegiate (2) 68-66-68=202 -8 4th
Royal Oaks Intercollegiate (2) 70-67-72=209 -4 t-6th
Arizona Intercollegiate (2) 79-75-69=223 _10 t-28th
All-American Intercollegiate (3) 68-73-69=210 -6 t-11th
Querencia Cabo Collegiate (3) 75-67-74=216 +3 t-20th
Valspar Collegiate (3) 67-67-72=206 -7 t-3rd
Aggie Invitational (3) 74-76-72=222 +6 t-15th
ASU Thunderbird Invitational (2) 70-73-71=214 +1 t-31st
Big 12 Championship (3) 71-74-71-73=289 +9 t-14th

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