Full Name: Michael David Mead Jr.
Hometown: Spotsylvania, Virginia
Home Club/Course: Fawn Lake Country Club
Last School Attended: Riverbend High School
Parents Names: Mike & Stephanie Mead
Pre-College Golf Accomplishments: T2 in stroke play qualifying at the 2013 VSGA Junior Stroke Play, Owner of two course records (66 at Fawn Lake CC & 61 at Bowling Green County Club), 6A All-state golfer in 2013.
What’s in the Bag?
Driver: Callaway X-Hot Pro 8.5
Fairway Metals: none
Hybrids: Callaway X2 Hot 18 & 20
Irons: Titleist CB 3-9
Wedges: Titleist SM4 60, 54, 48
Putter: Odyssey Metal-X 6
Ball: Titleist ProV1x
Favorite Golfer: Rickie Fowler
Ideal Foursome including yourself: Adam Szwed (in Abbey Red), Nick Stafford, Jack Shuber, and myself
Golf Dream: Win a National Championship
Most memorable shot: The hole-in-one I made in the VHSL State Golf Tournament in 2013
Why did you choose Belmont Abbey?
I chose to play golf at the Abbey because I really liked the small school atmosphere. I also think that this golf team is very talented and will have a lot of chances to win championships. My grandfather also played basketball at the Abbey from 1954-1957.