Metz and MacQueen finish tied for 30th to lead WCU
Final 18 holes slated for Tuesday morning at 9:15 am ET / 8:15 am CT
WCU looks to build on season-opening sixth-place finish
Freshman jumps 15 spots over final 18 holes to lead Catamounts
WCU playing in the Mizzou’s Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate
2016-17 (Junior): Played in all 12 seasonal events for 34 rounds ... Finished second on the team -- and ranked 13th in the Southern Conference -- with a seasonal scoring average of 73.76 ... Scoring average ranked 14th in WCU's career ledgers ... Led the team in scoring three times during the season ... Recorded a pair of top 10 finishes including a runner-up showing at the home Hummingbird Intercollegiate and a finishing in a ninth-place tie at the Furman Intercollegiate ... All but three of his 34 rounds were shot in the 70s-or-better with five rounds in the 60s Including a career-low tying round of 66 in the opening round of the Furman Intercollegiate ... Tied for the seventh-best, 36-hole individual score in school history with a personal-low 137 (67-70) at the Hummingbird Intercollegiate.
2015-16 (Sophomore): Played in all 12 events and 31 rounds for the team, finishing second on the squad with a 75.26 seasonal stroke average, ranked 26th in the Southern Conference ... All but three of his rounds were shot in the 70s with a pair of 81s and a career-low round of 69 in the second round at the Furman Intercollegiate ... Led the team in scoring four times during the season ... Recorded three, top 20 finishes during the season including a season-best 18th-place showing at the Southern Conference Men's Golf Championship ... Named to the 2015-16 Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.
2014-15 (Freshman): Played in 10 of WCU's 12 seasonal events, finishing second on the squad in scoring average at 76.48, 38th in the Southern Conference ... Made his collegiate debut at the season-opener at The Invitational at the Ocean Course in Kiawah Island, S.C. ... Shot his career-low round (70) in the second round of the Cardinal Invitational in the fall portion of the schedule ... Finished the year strong with two of his top finishes of his rookie season ... Placed in a career-best 15th-place tie at the Coca-Cola Wofford Invitational before finishing 20th at the Southern Conference Men's Golf Championship.
Prior to Western Carolina: Earned first-team All-GHSGCA All-State honors in both 2012 and 2013, helping Gainesville High School to back-to-back state championships, making three-straight appearances in the championship event ... Was a part of his high school team winning three-straight Hall County Championships as well as back-to-back Georgia-South Carolina Cup Championships and the North Georgia High School Classic in consecutive years ... All told, was a part of winning 10 titles over his junior and senior seasons ... Was a two-time, Gainesville Times All-Area first team selection ... Played on the Southeaster Junior Golf Tour from 2010-2012 recording five, top 10 finishes including a runner-up showing at the Sanctuary Cove Junior Classic in 2010 and a fourth-place finish at the Brunswick Junior Classic in 2012.