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Matthew Thurmond Athlete Profile

Matthew Thurmond

Matthew Thurmond
Height: 6-0 Weight: 170 Roster Years: 1993-1994 | 1996-1998 Hometown: Burlington, WA Last School: Burlington

Born April 10, 1975 to Joseph and Kathy Thurmond...Was Washington State Golf champion in 1993.

1993-1994 | Freshman Year

Named WAC Freshman of the Year before electing to interrupt his career for an LDS mission to Venezuela.

1996-1997 | Sophomore Year

Played in six tournaments, including the WAC championship where he logged the Cougars' second-highest finish (18th) ... placed second at Idaho State Tournament ... best finish was seventh (214) in the BYU Cougar Classic ... stroke average of 74.5.

1997-1998 | Junior Year

Played in 12 of BYU's 14 events ... had three top-20 and one top-10 finish ... Top-10 finish was third place (218) at the Fresno/Lexus Classic ... stroke average 74.25 ... Cougar Club Scholar/Athlete ... low round 69.