Academic All-American who carries a 3.93 cumulative GPA in Accounting … Returns for his third season as the starting left guard … A candidate for All-Atlantic 10 Conference honors … Good size and physical skills … Named to the preseason All-Atlantic 10 first team … Has earned a perfect 4.0 GPA in five of his first eight semesters on campus … Has played in 26 career games, starting every time.
1998:Started every game of the season at left guard … Named a GTE / CoSIDA second team Academic All-American … Selected to the GTE / CoSIDA Academic All-District I team for the second consecutive season … Named to the Division I-AA Athletic Directors Association Academic All-Star team … An Atlantic 10 Conference All-Academic team selection … Part of the offensive line which paved the way for UMass to average 201.6 rushing yards and 471.6 total yards per game … Named to the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll and the Dean’s List in both the fall and spring semesters.
1997:Started all 11 games at left guard … Part of an offensive line unit which helped UMass rank fourth in the Atlantic 10 Conference in rushing (163.3 yards per game) … The offensive line allowed just 18 sacks, which tied for the third fewest total in the Atlantic 10 … Posted a perfect 4.0 GPA in the fall 1997 semester … Named to the Atlantic 10 All-Academic team … Selected to the University Division GTE/CoSIDA Academic All-District I team … Named to the UMass Athletic Director’s Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters.
1996:Did not see any game action … Posted a perfect 4.0 GPA and was named to the UMass Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (GPA over 3.0) in both the fall and spring semesters.
1995:Redshirted … Posted a perfect 4.0 GPA in the spring 1996 semester … Named to the UMass Athletic Director’s Honor Roll (GPA over 3.0) in both the fall and spring semesters. Before UMass: Three-year starter at offensive and defensive tackle for Jim Gallagher at Sterling High School … Honorable mention All-South Jersey choice as a senior … First-team All-Group II defensive tackle during his senior season … Three-time All-Colonial Conference second-team offensive tackle … Team captain and offensive MVP as a senior … Also lettered in wrestling.
Personal:Full name is Michael Christopher Wynne … Son of John and Jacqueline Wynne … Born October 19, 1976 in Voorhees, N.J. … Majoring in Accounting.