Marty Melcher
Height: 5-10
Year: Junior
Hometown: Redlands, Calif.
High School: Redlands East Valley HS
Marty Melcher played 20 of a possible 29 rounds as a sophomore for the Gauchos...Averaged 77.25 shots per round...Shot a season-best 224, 74.67 shots per round, at the Braveheart Classic...His best finish was 29th-place at the Big West Championships when he shot a 230...Finished tited for 29th at the Braveheart Classic...Melcher notched a season-best 72 in ttwo rounds, one apiece at the Wolf Pack Classic and the Braveheart Classic. 2004-05
Melcher finished the season with the fourth best shot average on the Gauchos at 74.56 shots per round...Top finish was tying for sixth place at the Braveheart Classic where he shot 211 over three rounds...Played a total of 16 rounds for the Gauchos...His 73.00 average at the John Burns Intercollegiate was his second best average on the year. Personal
Son of Martin and Carolyn Melcher...Born March 2, 1985 in Van Nuys, Calif....Played for Bob Umeck at Redlands East Valley High School in the Citrus Belt League...Majoring in Political Science at UC Santa Barbara...Earned All-League Honors as a senior at Redlands East Valley HS...Was CBL Champion during his junior and senior years...Shot a single round low of 65 at Redlands C.C....Believes putting is the strength to his game...Claims long irons are his weakness... Considers St. Andrews his favorite course...Desires a career as a professional golfer when finished with school.