Matt Ball Jr.
Matt Ball Jr.
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Richmond, Va.
High School: Grove Avenue Christian School

Just the facts

Name: Matthew Christian Ball
Born: Dec. 24, 1991
Birthplace: Richmond, Va.
Parents: Matt and Kim Ball
Siblings: Adam (16)
Major: Business
Nickname: Matt

Prior to VCU
  • Placed 20th in a field stocked with collegians at the 2009 Eastern Amateur.
  • Posted a top 25 finish at the 2009 State Open of Virginia.
  • In the summer of 2009, he played 28 competitive rounds and recorded a stroke average of 71.52.
  • Reached a sudden-death playoff at the North/South Junior Tournament after carding a final-round 69 at Pinehurst #2.
Getting to know Matthew Ball
  • Oldest son of VCU Head Coach Matt Ball.
  • Once worked as a golf cart attendant at Willow Oaks Country Club.