Sean Friel
Sean  Friel

RS Senior

Rochester Hills, Mich.

High School:
Brother Rice



Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2017 Spring Season

In total, 141 Spartans earn a 3.0 GPA or higher.


Academic All-Big Ten Honors Announced for the 2016 Spring Season

In all, 96 Spartans were recognized for having a 3.0 or higher GPA.


2015 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honorees Announced

One-hundred and eight Spartans recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.


2014 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2014-15): Did not compete.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2013-14): Played in eight tournaments ... Second on the team with a 75.29 scoring average and tied for second with two top-10 placements ... Tied for the team lead with four sub-par rounds ... Tied for third on the team with 2.3 birdies per round ... Tied for ninth at the Wolverine Intercollegiate with a 214 (75-70-69) ... Was the top Spartan at the Fighting Irish Gridiron Classic, tying for fifth with a season-low 211 (73-70-68); his third round 68 was a season low.

2012-13: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner at Brother Rice High School for head coach Dan Bumpus ... A three-time all-state selection by both the MHSSA and the Michigan Interscholastic Golf Coaches Association (MIGCA), including first-team honors as a junior and senior ... Also a three-time All-Oakland County Team selection ... Has three top-4 finishes at the Division I state championship, finishing second as a sophomore, and fourth as a junior and senior ... Medalist finisher at the state regional tournament his final three seasons ... As a senior, posted a 73.8 scoring average, while having four medalist finishes and eight top-10s ... On the summer circuit, has nine wins during his high school years, including winning an Adams Tour event at Forest Akers in 2011.

PERSONAL: Born on May 11, 1994 ... Son of Jim and Joni Friel ... Majoring in finance ... Has four career holes-in-one.

Year Rounds Strokes Average Low 18 Low 36 Low 54 Top-5 Top-10 Top-20
2013-14 21 1581 75.29 68 138 211 1 2 2
2015-16 6 473 78.83 75 157 232 0 0 0
Totals 21 1581 75.29 68 138 211 1 2 2