Aaron Guanlao
Aaron  Guanlao

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Haslet, Texas

High School:
Northwest

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Birthdate:
07/05/1996

Experience:
2L

02/18/2017

MG: UTA climbs rankings on Day 2 of spring opener

The Mavs climed four spots to a tie for 15th before heading into the final round

02/17/2017

GOLF: Gore leads Mavs after Day 1 of Wyoming Desert

UTA shot 22-over in the first round of its spring opener.

02/15/2017

GOLF: Mavs open spring slate in California

UTA tees off spring season at Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate for 2nd straight year.

11/01/2016

GOLF: Galliford’s top 10 finish highlights Mavs’ final fall event

UT Arlington concludes its fall schedule with a sixth place finish in Arkansas.

10/31/2016

GOLF: Galliford leads Mavs on Day 2 in Arkansas

UTA senior fired an even par 72 to remain among the top 10 individuals.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16): Competed in nine tournaments with three top-20 finishes ... Season-best seven-place finish at Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate (214, par 72) ... 95th in the nation in par 3 scoring average at 3.10 ... Shot a season-low 6-under 65 at the Sun Belt Championship, good for 123rd-lowest round in the nation. 

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15): Competed in 11 tournaments with three top-20 finishes ... Finished a season-best tie for eighth place at the Sun Belt Conference Championship (215, +2) ... Shot a season-low 68 on Day 2 of the Lone Star Invitational ... Named Sun Belt Conference Second-Team All-Conference.

NORTHWEST HIGH: 2014 Won the 5A Regional tournament ... 2014 Was All State ... 2014 first-team all state ... Three-time second-team all state ... Played in every varsity event ... Won the AJGA Kansas Junior ... 2013 Played in the US Junior AM ... Three-time MVP ... Three-time Varsity captain.

PERSONAL: Son of Lito and Cecilia Guanlao ... Has one sister, Lezelle ... Business management major ... Enjoys Dr Pepper, sweet tea and wings. 

GETTING TO KNOW: 

  • Favorite place on campus: Chick Fil A
  • Favorite course: Kiawah Island (Ocean Course)
  • Favorite Athlete: Rodger Federer
  • Favorite sports team: Dallas Cowboys
  • Favorite TV show: Shark Tank
  • Favorite book: Book of James in the Bible
  • Favorite restaurant: Wing Stop
  • Favorite Music: Anything but country and screamo
  • My dream Foursome: Tiger Woods, Rory McElroy , Jason Day
  • What I've learned from Coach Deane: Preparing better for tournaments, course management
  • Something most people don't know me: I made my first hole in one when I was 11 from 187 yards
  • Secret talent: Dancing
  • One thing I've dreamed about: Living on a hill overlooking a beach with a Range Rover in my driveway

WHAT'S IN THE BAG?

  • Driver: TaylorMade Aeroburner 9.5
  • Woods TaylorMade Aeroburner 16.5 degrees
  • Irons: Nike pro combo victory reds
  • Putter: Odyssey Tank Cruiser #7
  • Ball: TaylorMade Tour Preferred X

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