Chris Simione
Chris Simione
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cheshire, Conn.
High School: Cheshire

2015 graduate of Cheshire High School … is majoring in accounting … two varsity letters.

Career entering 2017-18 season: owns a 78.3 stroke average, achieved while playing a total of 34 rounds … lows include 69 for 18 holes, 149 for 36 and 231 for 54.

2016-17: finished sophomore season with a 78.1 average, an improvement of a half-stroke over his freshman year … only top ten finish came Apr. 18 when he tied for ninth of 41 in the Bentley Newport National Classic with a 76 … 13th of 43 in the NEIGA Division  II Championships Oct. 23-24 with a 81-75-156 … finished the year with a three-under 69 during the final round of the NCAA Division II East/Atlantic Regional … tied for 40th in the regional with a 83-79-69-231 … shot in the 70s or better 14 times.

2015-16: posted a 78.6 average during 14 rounds of action … shot in the 70s during 10 of 14 rounds … highest finish was a tie for 16th in the Dowling September Shootout (75-74-149) … also tied for 19th, in a field of 87, in the Barton Intercollegiate (73-79-152) … the 73 was his best as a collegian.

Before Bentley: 2015 Southern Connecticut Conference Most Outstanding Player … team captain.

Personal: age as of Sept. 1: 20 … son of William and Rose Simione … has one sister, Samantha (18) … she is a freshman on the Bentley field hockey team.