2007 Fall: Played in four tournaments during the fall ... Posted a 78.30 stroke average ... Finished 70th at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational (20-over par 230) ... Tied for 61st place at the Adams Cup (18-over par 162) ... Tied for 36th place at the Big 5 Classic (13-over par 155) ... Finished in 48th place at the Georgetown Intercollegiate (23-over par 236).
2006-07: Played in five tournaments ... Posted a 78.92 stroke average ... Tied for 40th place at the Adams Cup with a 17-over par 233 ... Tied for 58th place at 20-over par 162 at the Big 5 Classic ... Tied for 34th place at the Hoya Invitational (14-over par 156) ... Tied for 56th place at the BIG EAST Championship (19-over par 235).
High School: Played four years of varsity golf at Georgetown Prep ... Earned Interstate Athletic Conference honors during all four years of high school ... All-Met Player of the Year as a senior ... Named All-Examiner Player of the Year in 2006 ... The Eastern Prep School Boys Individual Champion in 2005 ... Set records at Eastern Interscholastic Boys Golf Tournament by shooting a seven-under par for three rounds, breaking records of PGA Tour player Billy Andrade ... Coached by Robert Barry.
Personal: Born on June 6, 1988 in Washington, D.C. ... The son of Michael and Janice Matese ... His older sister, Tory, went to Boston College and is a Georgetown University law student ... Also has a younger brother, Nick ... His father played basketball at Juniata College in Pennsylvania ... Lists his father as the most influential person in his athletic career ... A government major.