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  Michael Drake
Michael Drake

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Riverside, Calif.

High School:
Martin Luther King

Height:
5-9

Experience:
3V


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2008-09: Competed in all 11tournaments for the 49ers ... Recorded two top-10 finishes (Pauma Valley, Big West) and three top-20 ... Tied for seventh place at the Big West Conference Championships with a 215 (76-66-73) ... Second round score of 66 was a season low ... Finished tied for 10th at Triumph at Pauma Valley with a 218 (73-70-75) ... Tied for 16th with a 221 (73-73-75) at the Braveheart Classic ... Had a low round of 69 at the Saint Mary's and Turtle Bay Invitationals ... Tied for 14th place at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate with a 222 (72-75-75) ... Tied for 18th at the Turtle Bay Invitational with a 213 (69-72-72) ... Recorded his best finish at the Del Walker Intercollegiate hosted by LBSU as he tied for 21st with a 214 (71-70-73).

2007-08:
Played in all 11 tournaments with an average of 74.12 ... Finished as the top player for the 49ers in five of their 11 tournaments ... Had one top 10 and one top 20 finish on the year ... Finished tied for sixth at the season-opening Saint Mary's Invitational with a 217 (71-72-74) ... Tied for 17th at the Wolf Pack Classic with a score of 217 (70-73-74) ... Had a season-best low round of 67 at the Del Walker Intercollegiate ... Finished tied for 26th at the Big West Conference Championships with a 227 (76-79-72).

SUMMER 2007:
Won the 82nd Annual Long Beach Match Play Championship ... Defeated former teammate Ryan Wood in the championship, 7-and-6 ... Birdied the sixth hole to go one up and then won five of the next seven holes ... Victory earned him an exemption into the Long Beach Open ... Qualified for the U.S. Amateur at The Olympic Club in San Francisco after shooting a three-under 139 (71-68) at the Amateur Qualifying event at Yorba Linda Country Club.

2006-07:
Selected second-team All-Big West Conference ... Had two Top 10 finishes on the year ... Competed in 12 tournaments ... finished third at the John Burns Intercollegiate with an eight-under 206 (65-71-70)... His 65 in the first round was his low score of the season... Tied for eighth place at the USF Triumph with a three-over 216 (71-73-72) ... Tied for 17th at the Western Intercollegiate with a 216 (70-74-72) and tied for 21st at the Big West Championships with a 224 ... Shot an impressive four-under 212 (72-71-69) at the Pacific Coast Intercollegiate, tying for 26th place ... Named the Big West Men's Golf co-Athlete of the Month for February ... Had 15 rounds where he shot even par or better out of 36 total rounds on the year.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Graduated from Martin Luther King High School in 2006 ... Lettered four years in golf ... Was a four-time all-league selection, Sunkist League as a freshman and sophomore and Ivy League as a junior and senior ... As a senior he was named Ivy League MVP and won the league championship ... In 2005 he shot an 18-hole record of 68 while qualifying for the State Championship ... Led MLK to the 2003 Sunkist title and the 2006 Ivy championships... As a senior his team qualified for the CIF team finals and advanced to the second round of the Sectionals.

PERSONAL:
Born in San Bernardino, CA ... Worked at the Victoria Club for two years ... Plans on majoring in sociology at Long Beach State.

Year
Tourneys
Rounds
Strokes
Average
Low
T-10
T-20
2008-09
11
33
2426
73.52
66
2
3
2007-08
11
33
2446
74.12
67
1
1
2006-07
12
36
2632
73.11
65
2
3
Career
31
93
6846
73.62
65
5
7


FALL 2006
T49, Gene Miranda Invitational, 76-74-72--222
T43, Del Walker Intercollegiate (Individual), 78-72-71-221
T49, Northwest Collegiate Classic, 71-76-82--229
T35 Alister MacKenzie Cup, 71-73-74--218
T35, Barona Collegiate Cup, 77-72-69--218

SPRING 2007
T61, Ping Intercollegiate, 73-75-77--225
3, John Burns Intercollegiate, 65-71-70--206
T38, Callawy Golf Invitational, 76-77-72--225
T8, USF Triumph, 71-73-72--216
T17, Western Intercollegiate, 70-74-72--216
T26, Pacific Coast Intercollegiate, 72-71-69--212
T21, Big West Conference Championships, 81-73-70--224

FALL 2007
T6 , Saint Mary's Invitational, 71-72-74--217
T36, Adams Cup of Newport, 73-81-78--232
T17, Wolf Pack Classic, 70-73-74--217
T30, Bill Cullum Invitational, 75-78-73--226
T38, Del Walker Intercollegiate, 76-67-75--218

SPRING 2008
T64, Ping Intercollegiate, 71-80-75--226

T59, John A. Burns Intercollegiate, 76-68-73--217
T38, Fresno State Lexus Golf Classic, 74-71-72--217
T33, 62nd Western Intercollegiate, 74-79-74--227
T21, Pacific Coast Intercollegiate, 74-74-74--222
T26, Big West Conference Championships, 76-79-72--227

FALL 2008
T71, Gene Miranda Invitational, 77-78-76--231
T42, Saint Mary's Invitational, 81-69-71--221
T14, Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate, 72-75-75--222
T21, Del Walker Intercollegiate, 71-70-73--214
T39, Bill Cullum Invitational, 70-79-75--224
T18, Turtle Bay Invitational, 69-72-72--213

SPRING 2009
T31, Arizona Intercollegiate, 73-72-77--222

T16, Braveheart Classic, 73-73-75--221

T10, Triumph at Pauma Valley, 73-70-75--218
T29, Western Intercollegiate, 76-76-73--225
T7, Big West Conference Championships, 77-68-75--220

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