Hello, My Name is ... Michael Pisciotta

April 12, 2018

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Georgia Tech senior Michael Pisciotta is in his final semester on The Flats, where he will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in business administration this spring. His home course is also the Yellow Jackets’ home course, the Golf Club of Georgia in Alpharetta. He has played in 12 collegiate events over his four seasons.

Shoe size: 11.5
Roommate: James Clark
Three words that describe me: hard working, direct, focused
Favorite late night snack: peanut butter or Nutella sandwich
Favorite meal to cook: breakfast (eggs and bacon)
Favorite spot on campus: golf office
Favorite activity outside of golf: hanging with friends and adventuring around Atlanta
Favorite TV channel: TBS
Celebrity crush: Olivia Munn/Gisele Bundchen
Job I'd like outside of golf: marketing consultant
Favorite sports movie: “Remember The Titans” or “Greatest Game Ever Played”
Last movie I saw in the theater: “Star Wars 8”
Top three songs on my music playlist: “Candy Paint,” “Narcos,” “Big Amount”
Best sports talent besides golf: throwing football
Best non-golf talent one of your teammates has: James once killed a deer from 40 yards with a bow.
Favorite pro athlete: Tom Brady
Favorite pro team: Patriots
Favorite other Georgia Tech sport to watch: baseball
Most memorable sports moment: Tiger Woods winning the 2007 U.S. Open
Favorite golf course I have played: Augusta National
Golf course I would most like to play: Pine Valley
Club or shot I’m most comfortable playing: putter
Club or shot I need to work on the most: driver…hitting draws
Holes in one in my life (course, hole, club used): 3
Best advice Coach Heppler has given you: “One thing at a time. You can’t eat an elephant in one bite.”
What I like most about Georgia Tech golf: GT Golf brings in such a high caliber of players that everyone on the team makes every player better. We have a team where all of us want to be the best and we all push each other to work harder.
Best table tennis player on the team: Chris Petefish
Best dresser on the team: me