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

Sophomore (2018-19): Participated in 11 of the 12 tournaments…named a PING Honorable Mention All-American…earned PING All-South Region honors…named a Second Team All-Sunshine State Conference selection…posted a 72.22 stroke average with four top-10 finishes…14 of his 36 rounds played were for par or better…went 3-0 in match play at the NCAA Division II National Championship to move into seventh place in program history with four match play victories…tied for the second-lowest round in program history with a 64 as he tied for seventh at the NCAA D2 Preview (10/2) with a career-best 54-hole total of 209…swung 69-69-74 totaling 212, tying for 10th individually during the Copperhead Championship (10/15-16)…shot 69-67-74=210 to tie for third at the Matlock Invitational (2/12)…tied for 10th at the NCAA South/Southeast Regional (5/9) with a three-day score of 219 (75-71-73)…tied for 35th after stroke play at the NCAA Division II National Championship (5/20) with a score of 219…went 3-0 in match play, including the clinching match to win the NCAA Division II National Championship.

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.