Player: Emilio Gonzalez
University: St. Mary's University
Area of Study: Business Management
Expected Graduation: 2020
Soldier Honored: Jerome Lemon
GCAA First-Team All-American selection (2018)...PING All-Region selection (2018)...Heartland Conference Player of the Year (2018)...Semifinalist for the Division II Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year (2018)
6-time Heartland Conference Golfer of the Week
Played a total of 34 rounds in 12 tournaments during sophomore year ... In his second year, had an impressive season with an average score of 71.38, setting the program's single-season record ... Finished first on the team for rounds scored in 60s (12) ... Had 21 rounds of par or better, the most by any Rattler in a single season ... Also led the team with four first-place finishes, which were the most in a single season in program history ... His four first-place finishes also ties for the most in a career at St. Mary's ... Most notable win came at the NCAA regional championship, where he tied for first to lead the team to the school's first-ever regional championship.