Miguel Macias
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    Miguel Macias

    Class:
    Graduated

    Hometown:
    Santa Fe, N.M.

    High School:
    St. Michael's

    Height / Weight:
    5-9 / 155

    Major:
    Economics

    2012-13 (Junior)
    Played eight rounds in three events ... fired a season-best 77 in the first round of the Falcon Invitational ... finished 25th at the Service Academy Classic ... posted an 80.3 scoring average.

    2011-12 (Sophomore)
    Competed in five events ... fired a career-low 70 in the second round of the Falcon Invitational ... finished in a tie for 47th at that tournament with a six-over par total of 222 ... posted a 79.5 scoring average for the season ... shot an even-par 72 in the third round of the Samford Intercollegiate.

    2010-11 (Freshman)
    Competed in one event as a freshman, the Falcon Invitational as a member of the `B' team ... posted a score of 234, including a season-best round of 76 in the final round.

    Before Air Force
    Lettered five years in golf ... coached by Lee Sanchez, Jr. ... member of 2009 and 2010 state championship golf teams ... two-time all-state honoree ... three-time St. Michael's High School golfer of the year ... member of 2009 Sun Country Junior America's Cup team ... 2008 champion at PGA Junior Series at Aspen Valley ... 2008 National Junior PGA Championship qualifier ... class salutatorian.

    Personal
    Member of cadet squadron 19 ... nickname is "Miggy" ... son of David and Josie Macias ... has two siblings ... plans to attend graduate school and work as a scientist after leaving the Academy ... completed a cultural immersion trip to Spain this past summer ... also worked Basic Cadet Training and completed the powered flight program ... active in his squadron as support officer ... member of dean's list every semester and commandant's list three times ... favorite food is green chile ... favorite movie is Caddyshack ... hobbies include listening to music and socializing ... favorite golf course is TPC River's Bend ... would most like to play at St. Andrews ... favorite book is Freakonomics ... reality show he would choose to be on is Survivor ... person in history he'd most like to meet is Adam Smith ... greatest moment is sports was shooting a final-round 69 to win a PGA Junior Series event and qualify for the Junior PGA Championship ... credits his father with the biggest influence on his sports career ... favorite professional golfer is Tiger Woods ... started playing golf at age 9.

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