Matthew Sampogna
Matthew Sampogna


Brooklyn, N.Y.

High School:
Monsignor McClancy


2010-2011: Competed in two tournaments...had best round at the Black College Invit. Golf Championship, shooting 83 on first day...finished 28th in the Holiday Inn Colonial Classic.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in golf and hockey ... member of the Eagle Scouts, Troop 26 in Brooklyn.

Personal: Born June 7, 1992 in Brooklyn, N.Y. ... Son of Louise Pizza-Sampogna ... Has two younger sisters, Francesca and Gianna ... Major is PGA golf management ... Lists his dad as the person who has influenced him most ... Plans to teach golf after graduation ... Favorite saying is "Work hard, player harder." ... Favorite movies are The Godfather and Bronx Tale ... Personal athletic goal is to play in Jones Cup and Cropper Cup.