Watson Earns All-CAA Honors
By ODU Athletics
April 15, 2006
NORFOLK, VA--Old Dominion University freshman golfer Matt Watson (Chesapeake, VA.-Western Branch HS) has been selected to the second team All-CAA squad.
Watson had two top ten finishes in the fall and two in the spring season. He finished third at Birkdale and the ODU/Seascape, eighth at the Mission Inn and ninth at Wofford. He also had a total of eight top 25 finishes in 11 tournament events. Going into this weekend's CAA Championships, Watson has a 73.3 stroke average.
Jeff Castle of Towson was named CAA Golfer of the Year, while Mark Haastrup of Georgia State was the league's Rookie of the Year and Mat Clark of GSU was the Coach of the Year.
ALL-CAA FIRST TEAM Jeff Castle, Towson Mark Haastrup, Georgia State Mike Kirby, GMU Joe McLister, Delaware Keith Snyder, Drexel
ALL CAA SECOND TEAM Jens Fahbring, VCU Daniel Hurley, GMU Scott Marino, JMU Steve Tiley, GSU Matt Watson, ODU