MINERS

Jerry Castrellon
 Jerry Castrellon

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Torréon, Mexico

High School:
Tecnologico de Monterrey

Experience:
2L

04/22/2013

UTEP Men's Golf in Sixth Heading to Final Day of C-USA Championship

Martin Simonsen is tied for 11th place with an even-par 144 (72-72), eight strokes behind the individual leader.

04/21/2013

UTEP Men's Golf Team in Fourth After Day One of C-USA Championship

UTEP's Martin Simonsen is part of a four-way tie atop the individual leaderboard with a four-under-par 68.

04/14/2013

UTEP Men's Golf Team Settles in 13th Place at Western Intercollegiate

The Miners' Martin Simonsen had a solid final round, carding a 69 to finish in a tie for 24th place, seven over-par.

03/12/2013

UTEP Men's Golf Team Takes Ninth at General Hackler Championship

Leading UTEP was Martin Simonsen, who tied for eighth place, shooting 219 (73-71-75), just four strokes behind the individual leaders.

03/11/2013

UTEP Men's Golf Shoots 614 on First Day of Hackler Championship

UTEP scored rounds of 298 and 316 while battling a field that features four top-50 programs. The Miners are in eighth place.

10/27/2012

UTEP Men's Golf Miner Invitational

Photo Gallery by Chad Puerling

UTEP ITEMS
Two-time recipient of a C-USA Academic Medal (minimum 3.75 GPA) and four-time member of the C-USA Academic Honor Roll (3.0 GPA or higher) ... member of UTEP's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC).

2012-13 (SENIOR)
Fashioned a 76.1 scoring average in six tournaments ... picked up one top-20 finish, taking 13th place at the New Mexico Collegiate Cup ... low round of 67 came at the Price's Give 'Em Five Invitational, where he also shot his season-low 221.

2011-12 (JUNIOR)
Played in 10 tournaments and logged a 77.1 scoring average ... was the Miners' top finisher at a pair of tournaments, including tying for 17th place at the Arizona Intercollegiate where he fired his season-low 215 ... picked up another top-20 showing at the National Invitation Tournament, tying for 20th place.

2010-11 (SOPHOMORE)
Recorded a 77.8 scoring average while playing in five competitions ... low score of 227 was posted at the National Invitation Tournament, where he tied for 44th place.

2009-10 (FRESHMAN)
Was one of only three Miners to participate in all 12 tournaments ... compiled a scoring average of 77.2 ... shot a low round of 70 at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic ... carded a 222 at the same tournament ... best finish was a tie for 46th place at the Conference USA Championships.

PRIOR TO UTEP
Attended Tecnologico de Monterrey where he competed in golf and soccer ... named to the Zona Norte Team at the Interzonas National Tournament ... finished first at the Mexican Junior Golf Association Tournament in 2008.

PERSONAL
Gerardo Castrellon was born on Dec. 8, 1989 in Torreon, Coachuila, Mexico ... parents are Gerardo Castrellon and Martha Saldaña ... has one brother, Juan, and one sister, Martha ... nickname is Jerry ... Business major.