AT CONNECTICUT: Joined the squad as a sophomore in 2011-12, and will serve as a team captain this year for the second consecutive season. Lone senior on the UConn roster. Has played in 15 events at UConn, averaging 79.36 per round for 42 rounds, with a low round of 70, shot in the 2013 BIG EAST Championships.
SPRING 2013: Participated in all seven events on UConn's schedule, averaging 80.6 per round for 20 rounds. Recorded a career-best finish of a tie for 10th place at the New England Division I Championships, helping Huskies win the event.Finished season with a career-low round of 70 in third round of BIG EAST Championship.
FALL 2012: Played in all five events on UConn's schedule, averaging 76.7 per round for 14 rounds, with a low round of 71 at The Connecticut Cup. Best finish was a tie for 17th place at the Philadelphia Big 5 Invitational.
SPRING 2012: Participated in two tournaments, The Farms Invitational and the Wolfpack Spring Open. At the Spring Open, improved his score by 10 strokes from Round 1 to Round 2.
FALL 2011: Participated in The Connecticut Cup, earning a tie for 45th place and shooting a low round of 71.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity letter winner and three-year captain at Suffield High School under Coach Kyle McCullough. ... Named All-State as a junior and senior. ... Helped Suffield become runner-up in state tournament as a junior, when he was ranked second in the North Central Connecticut Conference. ... Led the NCCC in lowest stroke differential as a senior and also teamed with Andy Mai to win the Chappa Invitational. ... Scholar-athlete all four years.
PERSONAL: Michael V. Masso. ... Born May 1, 1992. ... Son of Peter and Karen Masso. ... Has a brother, P.J., and sister, Jessica. ... Home courses are Lake of Isles in North Stonington, Conn., and The Ranch Golf Club in Southwick, Mass.