2011 Men's Golf
Badger Profile
# Charles Balsamico
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Height: 5-8
Weight: 150
Class: SR
Hometown: Covington, La.
Previous School: St. Paul's High/Belhaven Univ.
2009-10: Top 2500 World Amateur Ranking ... All GCAC selection ... selected to two All Tournament teams ... best showing at Jim Redagte Invitational in Meridian, Miss., with a -2 score over three rounds for a second place finish ... competed at NAIA Men's National Championships.
2008-09: Sat out sophomore season following transfer from Belhaven College.
Previous College:  Played freshman (2007-08) year at Belhaven University in Jackson, Mississippi, under Coach Matt Collins ... NAIA Top 25 Freshmen selection ... named to four All Tournament teams.
High School: Prepped at St. Paul's High in Covington, Louisiana, under Coach Gene Bennet ... All State selection as a junior ... All District junior and senior years ... listed in Who's Who of American High School Students ... AJGT Points Champion 2005-06.
Personal: Majoring in Marketing/Management with a minor in Pre-Law ... favorite foods are "anything spicy" ... favorite movie is Ferris Bueller's Day Off and favorite TV show is Saved By the Bell ... favorite band is Oar and favorite pro athlete is Chris Paul and Drew Brees ... enjoys college football and "anything on the river" ... plans to attend Law School following college, but dreams of hosting Man vs. Food ... nicknamed "Chuck" ... younger brother of Jessica and Jennifer ... son of Charles and Kathy Balsamico.
2011 Men's Golf Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Charles BalsamicoSR5-8150Covington, La.St. Paul's High/Belhaven Univ.
Chris CartmillSO6-2160Chesterfield, Mo.DeSmet Jesuit High
Nathan CeilleSO6-0210Hales Corners, Wis.Marquette University High
Chris ColemanSR5-7145Mobile, Ala.McGill-Toolen Catholic High
Philip DuganFR6-0140Lake Forest, Ill.Loyola Academy
Ricky EscobarSR5-6170Miami, Fla.Belen Jesuit Prep
Wyatt EstevesJR6-1175New Orleans, La.Brother Martin High
Alan FloodSO6-1155Fort Wright, Ky.Covington Catholic
Lawton KennyFR  Washington, D.C.
Spencer LaneFR5-8145St. Louis, Mo.Chaminade College Prep
Rickie Lee, Jr.FR5-10160Bayou La Batre, Ala.Alma Bryant High
Javier PortalSR5-11180Miami, Fla.Christopher Columbus
Stefan RelFR5-11175Theodore, Ala.Alma Bryant High
John SabioJR5-10190St. Louis, Mo.St. Louis Priory High
Scott ShieldsSO6-4180Atlanta, Ga.Blessed Trinity
Eddie SmithSR6-0170Houston, TexasAcademy of Creative Education
Danny WagnerFR6-2185St. Louis, Mo.DeSmet Jesuit High
Joseph WebsterSO5-11160Trussville, Ala.Hewitt-Trussville
Pat WhalenSR6-3235Rockville, Md.Georgetown Prep
Steve Hodges - Head Coach - 15th season
Paul Ezelle - Assistant Coach - 4th season
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