Christian Castillo - Men's Golf - Arkansas Razorbacks

Christian Castillo

Sr. (2) | 6-3 | El Dorado Hills, Calif. | Allen (Texas) HS / High Point Univ.

Spent three seasons at High Point before transferring to Arkansas for 2022-23 season.

Junior (2022-23 at Arkansas):
» SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
Played in 10 events, five as an individual … Posted a 73.67 scoring average … Was the alternate at the SEC, NCAA Regional and NCAA Championship … Subbed in in the final round of the NCAA Championship … Tied for second playing as an individual at the Bubba Barrett Intercollegiate (74-68-68) and was 6-under thanks to a season-best 16 birdies ,,, Was in the starting lineup in the season opener – the Frederica Cup – and shot 72-70-75 for a 1-over 217.

Sophomore (2021-22 at High Point):
» Big South Golfer of the Week (4/4/22)
Played in all 10 events and led the Panthers with a 72.97 scoring average while also posting team highs in eagles (6), birdies (84), par-3 scoring (3.16), par-4 scoring (4.16), par-5 scoring (4.69) and 12 rounds of shooting par or better … Named Big South Golfer of the Week as he finished third with a 9-under-par 204 – thanks to a career-best 66 in the final round – at the Irish Creek Intercollegiate.

Redshirt Freshman (2020-21 at High Point):
Played six events due to a COVID-shortened schedule … Was runner-up in his collegiate debut, shooting a 70 in the 18-hole Wrangle at the Tangle versus Gardner-Webb. He posted a season-best 69 in the opening-round of the Linger Longer Invitational and finished with a 3-over 219 to tie for 27th. He also tied for 31st the Big South Championship (73-76-71).

Freshman (2019-20 at High Point):

Other Events of Note:
In the summer of 2021, he Monday qualified for the Korn Ferry Tour’s TPC Colorado Championship, shooting a 6-under-par 66 … Made the cut after opening rounds of 72-71 and eventually tied for 81st … Also in 2021, was runner-up at the Dixie Amateur and was eighth at the Sunshine State Amateur.