Men's golfer Camilo Avila, a junior from Santa Cruz, Bolivia, is this week's honoree.
UTA finished fifth in windy conditions at the Little Rock Invitational
UTA looking for a final round move up the leaderboard at the Little Rock Invitational.
UTA golfers travel to Chenal Country Club for the 24th annual Little Rock Invitational
Sun Belt championships mark the final event for seniors Galliford and Radcliff.
The 2017 Sun Belt Championships marked the end of the UTA careers for seniors Zach Galliford and Josh Radcliff.
UTA finishes weather-affected first day at the Sun Belt Men's Golf Championships.
UTA golfers Camilo Avila, Zach Galliford and Josh Radcliff enjoyed a practice round in Florida prior to the 2017 Sun Belt Championships.
AS A JUNIOR (2017-18): Participated in two tournament during the season ... registered a 75.00 scoring average over six total rounds ... best finish was a 14th place tie at the Texas Intercollegiate at Hawks Creek GC in Westworth Village, Texas ... also finished tied for 32nd as an individual entry at the Little Rock Intercollegiate ... best round was an even par 72 at the Texas Intercollegiate.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2016-17): Appeared in the final five tournaments for UTA, including the 2017 SBC Men's Golf Championship for total of 14 rounds ... Best finish was a tie for 46th at the Jim West Intercollegiate, turning in a two-day total of +9 153 ... Lowest round of the season came at the Jim West, an even-par 72 in the final round ... Averaged a score of 77.50 on the season. ... earned Sun Belt Conference Academic Honor Roll honors.
AS A FRESHMAN (2015-16): Competed in three tournaments ... Finished a season-best tie for 56th at the Donald Ross Intercollegiate (225, +15) ... Shot a season-low 74 in the final round of the Donald Ross Intercollegiate.
SANTA CRUZ COOPERATIVE SCHOOL: Top Scratch Golfer at age 15 ... Three-time Bolivian Junior champion ... Participated in several South American tournaments ... Top 10 finish in PGA Tour Latin America event.
PERSONAL: Son of Plinio Avila and Gabriela Salazar ... Has two brothers, Felipe and Arturo ... Born in Santa Cruz, Bolivia ... Business Management major ... Enjoys watching soccer games and listening to music ... massive Boca Juniors supporter.
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