Player Profile: Mike Battiste


Joe Freihofer, Sports Reporter

Mike Battiste

Grade: Junior

Sport: Golf

When he began playing golf: “I started playing back in 2008. I didn’t play competitively, however, until 2012.”

Favorite golfer: Phil Mickelson

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If he could be a pro golfer for a day, he would be: “Dustin Johnson, because I feel like it would be so much fun to hit the ball so far.”

College he wants to attend: “I’m looking at attending Coastal Carolina University.”

What the varsity golf team needs to do this year: “We have to make it to states this year as a team. We have to go all out at practice and put in a lot of work to get there.”