Morten Madsen

Morten Madsen

Player Profile


Silkeborg, Denmark

High School:
Silkeborg Gymnasium



Former Beaver Morten Madsen Makes Cut At U.S. Open

Former Beaver Morten Madsen Makes Cut At U.S. Open

OSU 2009-10: Played in 13 out 14 tournaments ... Finished the season with a 72.87 scoring average, which ties for 17th in OSU single season history ... Best finish of the season came was a fourth place finish at the Giustina Memorial Classic (-6, 210) ... Lowest round was a 6-under 65 at the Pac-10 Championships ... Tallied 12 rounds under par ... Finished tied for 11th at the Saint Mary's College Invitational (+4, 220).

OSU 2008-09: Played in seven tournaments during the spring season ... Finished second on the team in scoring average with a mark of 72.41 which ranks seventh on the all-time Oregon State Individual Single-Season Scoring Average list ... Finished second out of 117 at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic (-5, 205) ... Lowest round was a 4-under 66 in the first round of the Wyoming Cowboy Classic ... Finished seventh at the Duck Invitational (+2, 218).

JUNIOR/AMATEUR GOLF: Tied for third at the 2008 European Amateur ... Participated in the 2008 European Amateur team event ... Won the 2008 Houborg Open ... Won the 2008 Wibroe Cup ... Won the Royal Tour 1 in 2008 ... Won the Royal Tour 2 in 2008 ... Participated in the 2007 Portugal Nations Cup ... Participated in the 2007 European Amateur Team Competition.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played one year of varsity golf at Tualatin HS under coach Bob Marling ... Was on the 4A All-League team ... Was on the 4A All-State second team.

PERSONAL: Born in Silkeborg, Denmark ... Son of Marianne and Soren Madsen ... Father is an engineer and mother is a middle school teacher ... Has one sibling, Mette ... Has lived in four different countries and is bilingual ... Chose Oregon State because of the coaching and the quality of competition in the Pac-10 ... Most thrilling moment was getting a bronze medal at the 2008 European Amateur.

FAVORITES: Enjoys playing other sports, especially soccer ... Favorite golfer is Tiger Woods ... Favorite golf course is Western Gailes in Scotland ... Favorite club is the lob wedge ... Favorite shot is the spinning lob wedge ... Favorite book is "How I Play Golf" by Tiger Woods ... Favorite movie is Blood Diamond ... Favorite TV shows are "Friends" and "Two and a Half Men" ... Favorite musical artist is The Killers ... Favorite food is Danish cooking.

2008-09	22	1,593	72.41	-4	-5	2	2nd (Wyoming Cowboy Classic)
2009-10	39	2,842	72.87	-6	-6	1	t4th (Giustina Memorial Classic)
Career	61	4,435	72.70	-6	-6	3	2nd

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