Joe Kastelic
Joe Kastelic

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Newton, N.C.

High School:
Fred T. Foard



Getting to Know Joe Kastelic

2010-11 Season (Senior):

  • Led team with 74.9 stroke average over 29 rounds.
  • Finished 3rd at BIG EAST Championship, earning all-BIG EAST honors.
  • Posted four Top 30 finishes, including a T3 at the Telich/Sunlife Financial Invitational.
  • Fired first-round 69, a season-low, at the BIG EAST Championship.
  • Carded season-low three-round total of 69-75-72=216 (E) at the BIG EAST Championship.
  • Named team MVP.

  • 2009-10 Season (Junior):

  • Led team with 74.4 stroke average over 29 rounds.
  • UC's top finisher at 2010 BIG EAST Championships at 12th.
  • Fired season-low 70 on five occassions.
  • Finished third at UC Fall Invitational, shooting 76-72-70=218.
  • Had season-best 70-71-72=213 at season-opening Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational, finishing eighth.
  • 2008-09 Season (Sophomore):

  • Ranked second on the team with an average of 74.0.
  • Finished T-2nd at the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational.
  • Recorded a career-low 66 at the same event.
  • Placed 17th at the Cardinal Intercollegiate, firing an average round of 70.7.
  • One of two players to play in all 29 rounds.

    2007-08 Season (Freshman):

  • Had team-best average as a freshman of 74.5.
  • Had a season-best and team-best third place (tied) finish at Cleveland State Invitational with a low score of 69 (one of two players to achieve) in the first round, helping team to an overall first place finish.
  • Had five top-12 finishes, and seven top-30 finishes including a fifth place (tied) finish at the Butler Invitational and fifth place at the UC Invitational, where he scored two consecutive rounds of 72.
  • Finished in top-62 of every tournament in first year of collegiate play, helping team finish in the top-10 eight different times.

    High School: A two-time conference player of the year at Fred T. Foard High School ... qualified for the state tournament in each of last three years of career ... a three-time all-conference selection ... named the Unifour Golfer of the Year as a junior ... helped team to consecutive runner-up finishes in the conference as a junior and senior.

    Personal: Born May 5, 1989 ... son of David and Micheline Kastelic.

    Academic Major: Business.


  • Kastelic's Career Statistics

    Year Rounds Strokes Avg. Low Round
    2010-11 29 2172 74.9 69
    2009-10 29 2157 74.4 70
    2008-09 29 2146 74.0 66
    2007-08 29 2162 74.5 69
    Totals 116 8637 74.5 66