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Roberto Ballesteros
Roberto Ballesteros

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Cordoba, Mexico

High School:
Centro Educativo Jean Piaget

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 150


Through the spring of 2013, ranks 12th on the Coastal Carolina career scoring average list at 74.59.

2012-13 (Jr.): Played in 13 of the 14 events ... Carded a career-low 66 in the second round of the NCAA Championship and finished with a 4-over 214 to tie for 69th ... The 66 is the fourth-best single-round score in CCU history ... Posted a 68 in the second round of the Big South Championship as CCU shot a tournament-best round of 289 and would go on to win the conference title ... Tied for 17th at the Big South Championship, shooting 228 ... Also had a solid second round, posting a 72, and shot 228 at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional ... Played in all four fall events ... Posted two top 10 finishes ... Tied for sixth at the Gene Miranda, carding a 3-under 213 thanks to an opening-round 68 ... Also tied for sixth at The Ridges, shooting a 4-under 212 with a second-round 68.

2011-12 (So.): Earned All-Big South honors by placing sixth (tied) at the Big South Championship ... Carded rounds of 71-69-73 for a 43-hole score of 3-under 213 ... Suffered an injury in the spring and only played in six of the team's 11 events ... Finished second on the team with a 74.28 scoring average, posting two top 20 finishes, two rounds in the 60's and six rounds of par or better ... Started strong, posting a career-low 67 in the first round of the first event, the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational ... Finished with a one-under 215 to tie for 15th at the Falcon Invitational.

2010-11 (Fr.): Finished third on the team in scoring average, 74.66, playing in 11 events (32 rounds, 2389 strokes) ... Was the team's top finisher at the Linger Longer ... Carded a season-best four-under 68 in the second round of the Cavalier Clasic, finishing even (76-68=144) and placing seventh ... Just missed a top 10 finish at the Big South Championships, tying for 11th (73-75-75=223) ... Fired a season-low 67 (three-under par) at the SunTrust Gator Invitational ... Turned in rounds of par or better in three of his six rounds, including a low of 71 at the Gary Koch Invitational ... Turned in a +6 (222) and placed 31st-t at the Koch and +7 (223) to place 35th-t at the Ridges.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: One of the top junior golfers in Mexico ... Ranked 23rd on the 2009 American Junior Golf Association par 3 rankings with a scoring average of 2.92 ... In December 2009, tied for eighth at the Doral-Publix Junior Golf Classic, carding a 220 (76-69-75) over three rounds and tied for third at the Junior Orange Bowl Qualifier with an even par 140 (74-66) ... Qualified for the prestigious AJGA Polo Golf Junior Classic and tied for 54th in November after finishing eighth at the AJGA Mayakoba Junior Classic with a three-round total of 225 (78-71-76) ... Placed seventh at the 2009 TOYOTA Junior World Cup, shooting a five-under 279 (70-71-71-67), helping Mexico place fifth in the team competition ... Also in the summer of '09, he carded a 223 (74-75-74) to place 25th at the Boys Junior Americas Cup and added a fifth-place finish at the 53rd Annual Texas Oklahoma Junior Golf Tournament (79-69-72-72=292).

Coastal Carolina Results

Career Low Round............................66
Career Rounds in the 60's................8
Career Rounds Par or Better...........23

2010-11 - FRESHMAN

10/2-3 Gary Koch Invitational (72) 72 71 79 222 +6 t-31st
10/15-17 Bank of Tennessee/The Ridges (72) 76 72 75 223 +7 t-35th
2/12-13 SunTrust Gator Invitational (70) 75 77 67 219 +9 t-29th
2/27-3/1 John Hayt Collegiate (72) 71 78 77 226 +10 t-41st
3/13-14 General Hackler (72) 77 80 76 233 +17 t-54th
3/27-29 Linger Longer (72) 76 74 73 223 +7 t-28th
4/2-3 Insperity Augusta State Invitational (72) 75 72 79 226 +10 t-63rd
4/9-10 Irish Creek Collegiate (71) 72 73 73 218 +5 26th
4/18-20 2011 Big South Championship (72) 73 75 75 223 +7 t-11th
4/30 Cavalier Classic (72) 76 68 144 E 7th
5/19-21 NCAA East-Virginia Tech Regional (72) 75 76 81 232 +16 t-54th

2011-12 - SOPHOMORE

9/18-19 Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational (72) 67 72 76 215 -1 t-15th
10/1-2 Rod Myers Invitational (72) 77 76 81 234 +18 t-51st
10/31-11/2 Gifford Collegiate (71) 75 72 75 223 +10 t-30th
1/30-31 Sea Best Invitational (72) 81 75 72 228 +12 t-22nd
2/26-28 John Hayt Collegiate (72) 78 76 70 224 +8 t-36th
4/16-18 2012 Big South Championship (72) 71 69 73 213 -3 t-6th

2012-13 - JUNIOR

9/9-10 Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational (72) 68 73 72 213 -3 t-6th
9/23-24 Windon Memorial (71) 75 74 78 227 +5 t-35th
10/12-14 Bank of Tennessee The Ridges (72) 73 68 71 212 -4 t-6th
11/5-7 Gifford Collegiate (71) 73 75 72 220 +7 t-31st
2/4-5 SeaBest Invitational (72) 78 70 78 226 +10 t-16th
2/24-25 John Hayt Collegiate (71) 79 79 158 +14 t-76th
3/11-12 General Hackler (72) 70 78 79 227 +11 24th
3/15-17 Seminole Intercollegiate (72) 71 75 75 221 +5 t-34th
3/24-25 Seahawk Intercollegiate (72) 85 78 163 +19 t-53rd
4/13 Furman Triangular (72) 73 76 149 +5 9th
4/21-23 2013 Big South Championship (72) 82 68 78 228 +12 t-17th
5/16-18 2013 NCAA Baton Rouge Regional (72) 80 72 76 228 +12 t-34th
5/28-30 2013 NCAA Championship (72) 75 66 73 214 +4 t-69th