Michael  Shine
Michael Shine


River Vale, NJ

High School:
Pascack Valley

Last College:
Mount St. Mary's



Siena’s Top-10 Moments of 2016: Moment #2

Apr. 24 - Men’s Golf Win MAAC Championship


Men’s Picked Tied For Third, Women’s Sixth in MAAC Preseason Poll

Teams Look to Build Off Fall Seasons Success


Men's Picked Tied For Third, Women's Sixth in MAAC Preseason Poll

Teams Look to Build Off Fall Seasons Success


Kim, Christifulli Finish Top Ten

Saints Finish Third Overall


Men’s Golf Tied For Third After Day One of Lehigh Invitational

Kim Top Five After Day One


2014 MAAC Men's Golf Championships

2014 MAAC Men's Golf Championships

SPRING 2015:
  • Team best finish T-12 out of 81 golfers in Lafayette Invite (4/6)
  • Finished T-8th out of 45 golfers with personal best 72pts in round 1 of MAAC Tournament (4/26)
FALL 2014:
  • Finished Cornell Invitational team best T-5th (9/7)
  • Finished UCONN Invite T-25th out of 89 golfers (10/14)
SPRING 2014:
  • Saw action in all six spring tournaments
  • Led team in Lonnie Barton Invitational (3/11) (T-12th)
  • Finished tied for second in the Navy Spring Invitational (4/19)
  • Finished second on the team in the MAAC Championships (4/27) and T-15th overall
FALL 2013:
  • Top Saints finisher at Cornell Invitational (9/22), finished T8 with rounds of 72,74,77
  • Top finisher for Saints at The Connecticut Cup (10/15) finished T25 with scores of 77,77,75
  • Top-10 finish at Lehigh Invitational (10/28) finished T6 in the 36-hole Tournament, scoring 80,74
  • Finished T33 in the 54-hole Colgate Invitational with final score of 233

  • Transferred from Mount St. Mary's Univeristy
  • Attended Pascack Valley High School
  • Three sport athlete (golf, bowling, cross country)
  • He was a member of the golf team for four years, while serving as captain for two years
  • During his senior year, he helped his team to a league championship
  • They also were state sectional runner-ups, and advanced to the State Tournament of Champions
  • Individually, he was named to the All-League team all four years, was All-County his freshman year and All-State his senior season

  • Son of Tim and Janet Shine
  • Has one brother, Tim
  • Planned Business Major at Siena
  • Chose Siena because of its location and the opportunity to play Division-1 athletics

Nickname: Shiner, Sunshine
Major: Undeclared Business
Twitter handle: @MShinerUNO4
What I like most about my sport: There is no one to blame but yourself
Another Siena sport I follow: Basketball, Water Polo
My goal for the upcoming season: Win MAAC's
My biggest fear is: Failure
What is one thing you can't live without: Sugar
If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Australia
My biggest fan: My Parents
My before game/meet routine: Get loose and get prepared
Best advice I have ever received: Believe in yourself
Sport/position I always wanted to try: Slamball
My dream job: PGA Tour Golfer

My Favorite...
Reality TV show: Pawn Stars
Vacation spot: Outer Banks in North Carolina
Twitter account: @jasondufner
Color: Green
Type of ice cream: Cotton Candy
Phone app: Snapchat
Animal: Dog
Movie: Space Jam
Song: "Mambo #5" by Lou Bega
Pro team: New York Yankees
Actor/Actress: Mark Wahlberg/Jennifer Lawrence