Men's Golf

Matthias Schwab - blank

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Rohrmoos, Austria

High School:
BORG Radstadt

Matthias Schwab

05/08/2014

Matthias Schwab named to All-SEC Freshman Team

Freshman led Commodores in scoring this season.

10/20/2013

MG in 6th after day one at Isleworth

Ben Fogler and Matthias Schwab each shoot 70 to lead Commodores.

09/17/2013

Men's Golf Notebook

Jon Curran wins NGA Tour Player of the Year, other news and notes from around the program.

09/07/2013

MG advances to Carmel Cup Championship

Vanderbilt finishes second in stroke play, freshman Matthias Schwab wins individual title with a two-round total of 141.

08/14/2013

Schwab advances to round of 32 at U.S. Am

Incoming freshman overcomes late deficit to advance at the U.S. Amateur in Brookline, Mass.

09/12/2013

Carmel Cup - Gallery One

The Commodores' trip to Pebble Beach and the Carmel Cup is chronicled by photographer John Weast.

Honors:
• 2014 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll
2014 SEC All-Freshman Team

As a Freshman (2013-14):
Played in seven events and 20 rounds as a freshman, and led all Commodores with a 72.15 stroke average...Named to the SEC All-Freshman team, Vanderbilt's first honoree on the team...Was first player honored by the SEC since 2010 (Hudson Johnson)...Won medalist honors at the Carmel Cup in his first collegiate start...Finished second at the Osprey/Eagle Intercollegiate, and in a tie for sixth at the SunTrust Gator Invitational...Low round of the year came in the second round of the Carmel Cup, when he carded a 68...Has missed the final five tournaments of his freshman season because of a lower back injury.

Summer of 2013
Advanced match play and the round of 16 at the U.S. Amateur in Chicago...Finished in a tie for 14th on the European Tour Austrian Open, a professional event, and tied for third at the Swiss Amateur...Was the only amateur to make the cut at the Austrian Open, shooting an eight-under par, 280.

High School and Amateur Highlights
Established himself as one of the world's best amateur players during his junior playing days...Was ranked sixth in the world in the 2012 World Amateur Golf Rankings, and was the second-highest ranked European on the list...Finished sixth at the 2012 European Amateur, and made it to the quarterfinals of the 2012 British Boys Amateur...Made it to the finals of the 2012 British Amateur, and was one putt away from qualifying for the 2013 Masters, while also finishing in a tie for second at the 2012 Austrian Amateur...Competed internationally in the fall of 2012 at the Junior Ryder Cup, where he went 2-0-1 in his matches against the best junior players in the United States...Made the cut in two European Tour events, the 2010 and the 2011 Austrian Open, and finished tied for 32nd and 45th, respectively.

Schwab's Statistics:
Year | Rounds | Strokes | Average
2013-14 | 20 | 1,443 | 72.1
Career | 20 | 1,443 | 72.1

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