Miguel Echavarria
Miguel Echavarria

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Medellin, Colombia

High School:
The Columbus School

Swing:
Right


04/12/2013

Michigan, Hyun Claim Titles at Detroit Golf Club Invitational

Men's Golf, Hyun Claim Titles at Detroit Golf Club Invitational

04/11/2013

This Week in Michigan Men's Golf: Detroit Golf Club Invitational

This Week in Michigan Men's Golf: Detroit Golf Club Invitational

04/07/2013

Season Bests Help Wolverines Place Third at Hoosier Invitational

Season Bests Help Men's Golf Place Third at Hoosier Invitational

04/06/2013

Michigan, McIntosh Each in Third Place After 36 Holes at Indiana

Men's Golf, McIntosh Each in Third Place After 36 Holes at Indiana

04/04/2013

This Week in Michigan Men's Golf: NYX Hoosier Invitational

This Week in Michigan Men's Golf: NYX Hoosier Invitational

09/09/2012

2012-13 Men's Golf Season Preview

The Wolverines begin fall play this weekend and spring play in February.

10/30/2012

Men's Golf at Stanford Classic (Day Two)

Second day of the Stanford Classic at Cypress Point

10/29/2012

Men's Golf at Stanford Classic (Day One)

First day of the Stanford Classic at Cypress Point

Senior (2012-13) ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Team Captain ...Played in all 12 events with 11 starts ... Played in five fall and seven spring events ... Posted three top-20 finishes, with two top-10 and one top-5 ... Posted a career-best fourth place finish at the Detroit Golf Club Invitational (April 12) ... Competed in second Big Ten Championships (April 26-28), finishing 58th at 321 (77-80-84-80) ... Competed in second Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 8-9), finishing with a 2-1 record ... Helped U-M to the team title at the Detroit Golf Club Invitational ... Posted a 1-2 match play record at the Stanford Classic (Oct. 29-30) ... Ended fourth season averaging 76.29 strokes per round ... Shot 22-of-28 rounds below 80, with 11 at-or-below 75 and one sub-70 round ... Shot a career-best tying three-under 68 in the second round at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational (Oct. 15-16) ... Averaged 228.57 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a career-best 18-hole tournament total of 73 at the C&F Bank Intercollegiate (March 24-26), which was shortened due to weather ... Tallied a career-best 36-hole tournament total of 142 (72-70) at the Detroit Golf Club Invitational (Apr. 12) ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 216 (75-68-73) at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational ... Tallied a season-best 72-hole tournament total of 321 at the Big Ten Championships.

Junior (2011-12) ... GCAA All-America Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... U-M Men's Golf Most Improved Award ... Started all 11 events, one of three Wolverines to do so ... Played in five fall and six spring events ... Posted one top-20 finish ... Posted a season-best 14th place finish at the Wolverine Intercollegiate (Sept. 12-13) ... Competed in first Big Ten Championships (April 27-29), tying for 33rd at 309 (78-79-77-75) ... Competed in first Big Ten Match Play Championship (Feb. 10-11), finishing with a 2-0 record ... Ended third season averaging 74.88 strokes per round... Shot 27-of-28 rounds at-or-below 80, with 13 at-or-below 75 and one sub-70 round ... Shot three rounds of par-or-better ... Shot a career-best-tying three-under 68 in the second round of the Wolverine Intercollegiate ... Averaged 224.71 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a season-best 18-hole tournament total of 76 at the Inverness Intercollegiate (Sept. 26-27), which was shortened due to weather ...Tallied a season-best 36-hole tournament total of 148 (74-74) at the Bridgestone Intercollegiate (Oct. 29-30) ... Tallied a career-best 54-hole tournament total of 214 (71-68-75) at the Wolverine Intercollegiate ... Tallied a career-best 72-hole tournament total of 309 at the Big Ten Championships.

Sophomore (2010-11) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Played in seven tournaments, with four starts ... Played in three fall and four spring events ... Made first collegiate start at the Bridgestone Intercollegiate (Oct. 23-24), tying for 68th ... Helped U-M to team title at the Windon Memorial Classic (Sept. 26-27), non-starter ... Helped U-M to NCAA Central Regional (May 19-21), did not participate ... Helped U-M to NCAA Finals and Match Play team championship (May 31-June 2), did not participate ... Ended second season averaging 77.20 strokes per round ... Shot 13-of-20 rounds below 80, with nine at-or-below 75 and one sub-70 round ... Shot one round of par-or-better ... Shot a career-best four-under 68 in the second round of the Rod Myers Invitational (Oct. 11-12) ... Averaged 230.50 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a season-best 36-hole tournament total of 161 (80-81) at the Illini Spring Classic (April 16-17) ...Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 221 (79-68-74) at the Rod Myers Invitational.

Freshman (2009-10) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... Played in two tournaments, both as an individual ... Played in two fall events ... Made collegiate debut at the Wolverine at Radrick Farms (Sept. 26-27), tying for 61st ... Ended first season averaging 76.40 strokes per round ... Shot five-of-five rounds below 80, with two at-or-below 75 ... Shot a season-best 72 in the second round of the Wolverine at Radrick Farms ... Averaged 228.00 per 54-hole event ... Tallied a season-best 36-hole tournament total of 154 (74-80) at the Brickyard Collegiate (Oct. 10-12) ... Tallied a season-best 54-hole tournament total of 228 (76-72-80) at the Wolverine at Radrick Farms.

Prep Career... The Columbus School (2009) ... Ranked Sixth in the 2009 Colombian Amateur Ranking ... Medalist in the Amateur Division and tied for 16th among all professionals with a 290 (70-67-83-70) at the 49th International Open (Medellin, Colombia), tournament valid for the Latin American Professional Tour (TLA) ... Third in the 2009 Medellin Open with a 287 (75-66-71-75) ... Sixth in the 2008 International Junior Championship (Bogota, Colombia) with a 297 (81-76-71-69) ... Tied for 46th in the Western Junior Amateur (Austin, Texas) with a 299 (77-76-74-72) ... Tied for 48th in the Doral Publix Junior Classic ... Represented Colombia in the 2008-09 Colombia-Venezuela Junior Cup, Colombia won 24-21 ... Represented Colombia in the 2008 Callaway Junior World Golf Championship (San Diego, CA) ... During 2007-08 Amateur play ... Ranked Fourth in the 2008 Colombian Junior Ranking ... Medalist at the 2008 Junior Colombian Western Tournament with a 140 (71-69) ... Medalist runner-up at the 2008 Colombian Juvenile Tournament with a 216 (71-71-74) ... Fourth at the 2008 Colombian Junior National Championship with a 287 (69-73-71-74) ... Represented Colombia in the 2008 International Junior Masters (Buffalo, NY), advancing to the Championship Flight (79-74/153) before losing in the first round match play.

Personal ... Given name is Miguel Echavarria ... Son of Ana Maria and Emilio Echavarria ... Born April 14, 1991 in Medellin, Colombia ... Two Brothers, Andres, played collegiate golf at Florida and plays on PGA Tour Latino America, and Nicolas ... Enrolled in the College of Engineering ... Industrial & Operations Engineering major.

What's In Echavarria's Bag? ... Driver: Ping Rapture V2 ... Woods: Titleist 904F ... Irons: Mizuno MP-57 ... Wedges: Cleveland CG-12 ... Putter: Scotty Cameron Studio Select Newport2 ... Ball: Titleist Pro V1x ... Glove: FootJoy StaSoft ... Favorite Club: Putter ... Favorite Course: Torrey Pines Golf Course (La Jolla, Calif.) ... Best Career Round: 66 (-5), Medellin Country Club (Medellin, Columbia) ... Superstitions/Rituals: None.

Year Events Starts Rds Total Avg. Top 18 Top 36 Top 54 Top 72 Top 5 Top 10 Top 20 Par or Under

2009-10

2

0

5

382

76.40

72

154

228

-

0

0

0

1

2010-11

7

4

20

1544

77.20

68

-

221

-

0

0

0

1

2011-12

11

11

28

2106

75.21

68

148

214

309

0

0

1

2

2012-13

12

11

28

2136

76.29

68

142

216

321

1

2

3

1

Career

32

26

81

6168

76.15

68

142

214

309

1

2

4

5