Jorge Villar
Jorge Villar
Height: 5-11
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Puebla, Mexico

Freshman (2017-18): Appeared in all 12 of the team’s tournaments…named to the Golf Coaches Association of America/PING Freshman All-America First Team and the All-South Region Team…was the second ranked freshman in the country according to Golfstat…posted a 72.32 stroke average with two top-10 finishes…made his debut at the Griffin Invite (9/18), shooting rounds of 72-72-73 for a 217 total, tying for 25th overall…shot a second round 68 at the Copperhead Championship (10/17) en route to a 216 total and a tie for 12th place…shot a season-best 66 in the final round of the Miami Intercollegiate (10/31)…earned his first career top-10 finish at the FAU Spring Championship, posting rounds of 72-69-71 for a 212 total and a tie for 10th place…logged his best tournament of the season at the NCAA South/SE Regional (5/9), shooting rounds of 73-69-68 for a 54-hole season-best score of 210 while tying for sixth individually…shot rounds of 80-71-73=224 at the NCAA Division II National Championship (5/23) stroke play…went 1-2-0 in the NCAA National Championship match play portion, falling to Arkansas Tech’s Kellen Gray 76-79, defeating Barry’s Kyle Brey 70-75 in the national semifinals, and falling 67-75 to West Florida’s Carlos Marrero in the national title match.

High School: Attended the San Diego School.

Personal: Born April 22, 1997…son of Enrique Villar and Lizette Abud…has two siblings; Enrique and Emiliano…entrepreneurship major.