Hometown: Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
Previous School: Baldwin School of PR
Summer 2008: Successfully defended his titles at the St. Kitts Open and the Puerto Rico Amateur...Finished the two-round tournament at St. Kitts at 5-under (70-69), becoming the first Puerto Rican to win back-to-back titles at the event...Shot 4-over (76-68-74-74) to win by 10 strokes at the Puerto Rican Amateur. His second-round 68 was the only under-par round of the tournament in the 73-player field...Received an exemption to compete in the PGA Tour's 2009 Puerto Rico Open by Banco Popular.
2007-2008 (SOPHOMORE): Started nine of the Rams' 11 events...Was second on the team with a 73.30 average...Missed Pinehurst Intercollegiate Mar. 16-18 to compete in the PGA Tour's Puerto Rico Open. He shot an even-par 144 through two rounds to make the 36-hole cut...Had his best finish of the year at the Shocker Classic in Wichita, Kan., where he tied for sixth place...Record the GolfWeek College Round of the Week with his first round 65 on Feb. 29 at the Ron Smith USF Intercollegiate in Dade City, Fla...Tied for 11th at the CAA Championships with a three-round total of 219, including a final-round 68...Named Second Team All-CAA.
Spring 2007: Finished first at Argonaut Invitational in Pensacola, Fla. (72-67-70--209) ... Had three Top 10 finishes in first four events ... Tied for third at USA Spring Classic in Mobile, Ala. (71-71-66--208) ... Tied for eighth at Cleveland Golf Invitational in Aiken, S.C. (74-72-70--216) ... 72.95 average in seven starts and 21 rounds for 2006-07 season prior to CAA Championships..Named First Team All-CAA.
Fall 2006: Made first career start at Mid Pines Intercollegiate ... Had average of 74.00 in nine rounds ... Shot 70 in opening round of Mattaponi Springs Shootout, finished tied for 20th overall (70-74-74--218) ... Tied for 28th overall at Duke Classic (74-72-76--222).