Santiago Gavino - Profile


Santiago Gavino

Home Town: San Luis Potosi, Mexico
Class of 2010

2nd - 2009 Toyota Junior Golf World Cup

T4 - 2009 Mexican International Amateur

Favorite food(s): Mexican food

On your iPod: Luis Miguel, Alejandro Fernandez

Favorite movie(s): Wedding Crashers

Biggest fear: Failure

Favorite course: Kiawah Island (South Carolina)

Dream foursome: Tiger Woods, Sergio Garcia, Ernie Els

Favorite golfer(s), alive/deceased: Tiger Woods

Words to live by: Keep on going

Best golf tip: Head down

Shot you love to practice: Bunker shots

Needs improvement: Putting

Favorite club: 3-wood

Ballmarker: Mexican coins

Superstitions: Ballmarker

Holes-in-one: 1

Age you first broke 70: 9

Lowest round ever: 65

Favorite non-golf athlete: Zidane

Best thing about traveling to play golf: Places and people

Do you want to play college golf in the US and why: Yes, because it prepares you for future careers.

What do you like to do off the course when at AJGA tournaments: Eat and rest

Favorite place visited for a tournament: TPC Sawgrass (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.)