Watson Earns All-CAA Honors

April 15, 2006
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

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.

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