Santiago De La Fuente, University of Houston Men's Golf senior, was named the Big 12 Player of the Year, marking his second consecutive season receiving such an honor.

By the Numbers
  • De La Fuente led the Cougars with a scoring average of 70.20 for the 2023-24 season.
  • He had 20 rounds of par or better, including nine in the 60s, and ranked second in Houston's single-season history for scoring average.
State of Play
  • De La Fuente will be competing at the Arnold Palmer Cup in Lahinch, Ireland, on July 5-7 and has secured invitations to several prestigious golf tournaments.
  • He recently tied for fourth at the Big 12 Championships and finished 14th at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional.
What's Next

De La Fuente's future includes participation in major golf tournaments and continuing his successful golf career.

Bottom Line

Santiago De La Fuente's exceptional performance has solidified his status as a top golfer, earning prestigious accolades and setting records in Houston's golf history.