Matt Vitale
Matt Vitale
Year: Junior
Hometown: Elk Grove, Ill.
High School: St. Viator

2011-12:  Played in 23 rounds and posted a season scoring average of 79.2...had one "Top 10" individual finish...matched the team's third-best individual round and shot a season-best score of 68 in the second round of the Butler Fall Invitational...tied for tenth at the Big Four Classic...placed 12th at the Butler Fall Invitational.

2010-11:  Saw action in 27 rounds for the Bulldogs...finished third at the Big Four Classic...posted a scoring average of 78.3...shot a season low 70 and finished ninth at the Butler Fall Invitational.

High School:  Four-year varsity letterwinner and two-year team captain at Saint Viator High School in Arlington Heights, Illinois...helped lead high school squad to two Class 3A state championships (2007, 2008) and one state runner-up finish (2006)...placed 12th in the state as a junior and 25th in state as a senior...played on three consecutive sectional championship teams and four straight regional championship squads...placed second as an individual in the sectionals as a sophomore and third as a senior...finished second in the regional as a sophomore...won four consecutive East Suburban Catholic Conference team titles and was the ESCC individual medalist as a senior...named ESCC Player of the Year as a senior...Saint Viator Athlete of the Year in 2008-09...High School Coach:  Jack Halpin.

Summer Tournaments:
Runner-up at the 2007 PJGT Bridgestone Tradition
Individual champ at the 2007 PJGT Pride Sports Challenge
Individual champ at the 2007 NJGC (North Carolina)
Six regional wins in the IJGA organization