Mauricio Figueroa

Fr. | 5-9 | Guadalajara, Mexico | Montverde Academy (Fla.)

Prior to Arkansas

Was rated 24th on the Golfweek.com Boys Junior Class of 2019 ranking and 34th for the Class of 2019 by the National Junior Golf Scoreboard … The #2 overall ranked Mexican Junior Golfer … Represented Mexico at the Toyota Junior World Cup and the Junior Americas Cup … Was medalist the Toyota Junior World Cup Qualifier, shooting a 3-under 214 (77- 69-68), and finished 27th at the World Cup Championship shooting a 3-over 287 (69-69-77-72) to lead Mexico to a seventh-place finish … Placed t-17th at the Junior Americas Cup as Mexico finished second … Won a United States Junior Amateur Championship qualifier and went on play at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J., in the 71st U.S. Junior Amateur. Was 51st after stroke play and tied for 33rd after reaching the first round of match play … On the AJGA Tour, placed 8th at the Billy Horschel Junior Championship, 12th at the Thunderbird International and 13th at the Justin Thomas Junior Championship … Claimed a runner-up finish at the Latin American Junior Classics … Playing in the Mexican Golf Federation, won the Copa Yucatan and placed second at the Junior Mexican National Championship … Comes from the same prep school as current Razorbacks Luis Garza and Julian Perico.

 

 

Personal

Son of Mauricio and Claudina Figueroa.