Westside Discs Extends Contract with Star Player Matt Orum
In an exciting announcement today, Westside Discs revealed that they have secured a four-year extension with their renowned MPO player, Matt Orum. Affectionately known as “Matty-O” by his devoted fans, Orum will continue to represent the Trilogy brand until the conclusion of the 2027 season. This extension comes after a successful initial two-year contract with Westside.
Orum’s exceptional performance on the disc golf course has solidified his position as one of the sport’s top players. Earlier this year, he claimed a remarkable victory at the MVP Open during the DGPT Playoff. His outstanding skills and dedication propelled him to a commendable 6th place in the 2023 DGPT Standings. Additionally, Orum showcased his talent by reaching the semifinals at the 2023 DGPT Championship presented by Barbasol.
At the 2023 American Flying Discs Open, Orum’s prowess was on full display. Captured in a stunning photograph by Kevin Huver, Orum’s presence and skill were undeniable. This event was just one of many where he showcased his abilities, securing a remarkable 2nd place finish. Furthermore, he achieved an impressive 3rd place at the Dynamic Discs Open, further solidifying his status as a force to be reckoned with in the disc golf world.
Orum’s remarkable statistics from the 2023 Tour season speak volumes about his talent and consistency. Among all competitors, he ranked within the top ten in three crucial categories. Notably, his circle two putting percentage of 37% secured him the 2nd spot, while his parked percentage of 13% and scramble percentage of 58% both earned him 8th place. These impressive numbers highlight Orum’s ability to excel in various aspects of the game.
With this contract extension, Orum’s future in disc golf looks incredibly promising. As he continues to hone his skills and compete at the highest level, fans can expect to witness even more extraordinary performances. At the time of the announcement, Orum’s winnings amounted to an impressive $66,505, a testament to his success and dedication to the sport.
Matt Orum celebrating his victory at the 2023 MVP Open. Photo: Kevin Huver / DGPT