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.
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.
2009-10 Season (Junior):
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.
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