Coastal Men's Golf Action
2016 General Hackler Championship Day 2
2016 General Hackler Championship Day 1
2015 General Hackler Championship Day 2
2015 General Hackler Championship Day 1
2014-15 (So.): Played in seven events and was third on the team with a season scoring average of 74.95 ... Had two top 20 finishes ... Was Coastal's top finisher at Wendy's Kiawah Classic ... Tied for 12th and shot a 3-over 219 (73-75-71) ... Also led CCU at its own General Hackler Championship, placing 21st-t with a 5-over 221 (72-74-75) ... Tied for 15th at the Big South Championship with a1-over 217 (70-71-76).
2013-14 (Fr.): Saw action in five events ... Posted a stroke average of 76.73 ... Was Coastal's second finisher at the Gifford Collegiate, shooting rounds of 70 in rounds two and three for a 54-hole total of 8-over 218 and tying for 32nd ... Also carded a 70 in the second round of the SunTrust Gator Invitational ... Earned Dean's List for the Fall 2013 semester ... Named to the 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll for posting at least a 3.0 for the academic year.
Prior to Coastal Carolina: Member of the Mexican National Junior Golf team ... Locally, plays for the Associacion de Golf del Valle de Mexico (AGVM), which won two national team championships ... Additionally trained at the Greg Norman Champions Golf Academy in Myrtle Beach ... Ruiz won the gold medal at the Mexican National Olympics with rounds of 68-67, won the Mexican Federation National Junior Tournament "Copa Centro" with rounds of 71-79-70 and placed fourth at the "I Copa Laguna" with rounds of 73-73-78 ... Internationally, Ruiz placed second at the HCBC China Junior Golf Open, carding a 214 (70-71-73) over 54 holes, finished seventh at the Optimist International Junior Golf Championship, played at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., with rounds of 69-72-72-77 and carded rounds of 69-71-69 to place 14th at the AJGA Golf Pride Junior Classic at Southern Pines, N.C. ... Brother of teammate Luis Ruiz.