|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||St. John Neumann HS|
As A Freshman (2012-13) | Tournament-By-Tournament Stats
Named the Atlantic Sun Conference Freshman of the Year … A-Sun All-Conference Second Team selection … ranked No. 101 in the GolfStat Cup … had a team-leading 72.8 stroke average which ranked 5th in the A-Sun … counting score in all 27 rounds played … team low-man in six of nine events … owned four top 10s and six top 20s … seven under-par rounds … ranked 19th in the nation in par-3 scoring (3.08) and tied for 34th in average putts (29.7) … among all freshmen in the nation, his 3.08 par-3 scoring ranked 3rd … that same average also ranked as the second-best for a single season in program history … carded the 15th-lowest round in the country with an 8-under 64 in the final round of the Cobra/PUMA Invitational … went on to win medalist honors at that tournament with a 16-under par 200, good for a program 54-hole record … had 97 birdies on the season, the fourth-most in program history and among the top-5 percent in the nation … A-Sun Player of the Week on Oct. 3 … tied for 4th at the Stetson/CFSC Invitational (Nov. 5-6) with rounds of 75-71-69 (215) … tied for 7th at the Jim West Intercollegiate (75-74-73, 222) … tied for 6th at the A-Sun Championship, bouncing back from a first-round 79 to fire an Even-par 72 and 1-under 71 over the final two days … missed two spring tournaments due to playing in the PGA Tour’s Puerto Rico Open ... shot 73-76 (149) at Trump International GC … advanced through the local U.S. Open Qualifier and took part in sectionals.
Won the American Junior Golf Association (AJGA) 2012 Puerto Rico Junior Open at the Trump International Golf Club with a three-round, 4-under par 212 (72-71-69) … recorded back-to-back birdies to end the tournament and seal the one-stroke victory … with that victory, he earned a sponsor’s exemption into the PGA Tour’s Puerto Rico Open … ranked as high as No. 23 in the AJGA Polo national rankings … over his final two years at St. John Neumann, he qualified for the Class 1A State Tournament, finishing 15th and 16th overall, respectively.
Born on Oct. 17, 1993 … native of Naples, Fla. … son of Edward and Carolyn Figueroa … has one older sibling, Courtney … favorite athlete is Michael Jordan … aspires to play on the PGA Tour.