Freshman Hannes Ronneblad leads Tech with a tie for 13th on the individual leaderboard
Red Raiders will need a strong finish in Saturday's final round
Texas Tech and Texas will battle for the Big 12 title on Sunday morning
Junior Esteban Restrepo leads the tournament field at 4-under, 140
Tech claims its first tournament championship since 2012; Clement Sordet takes medalist honors
2013-14: One of Tech's top golfers all season long as he led the team the majority of the season in stroke average ... finished second overall behind teammate Clement Sordet with a 73.4 stroke average ... put up two top 10 finishes including a season-best tie for fourth place at the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular ... at the Mission Inn he shot a 3-over, 219 in a field of 98 golfers ... tied for 15th place at the NCAA Raleigh Regional where he helped the team to a sixth place finish, just narrowly missing the cut for the NCAA Championships.
2012-13: Played 40 rounds of golf and in all but one tournament (14 total) over the course of the 2012-13 season ... finished third on the team in stroke average at 74.3 ... turned in his best round of the season on Feb. 19 in the second round of The Prestige at PGA West as he fired a 69 ... that low round score led to a 14th place finish overall at 1-over, 214 ... three weeks later he earned a 13th place standing at the Lampkin Grips San Diego Classic with a 3-over, 219 performance.
SPRING 2012: Ended the season with a 76.6 stroke average ... had a tremendous finish to the year as he came on strong at the Big 12 Championships and the NCAA Regionals ... led all Tech players at the NCAA Greensboro Regional with a 28th place finish.
FALL 2011: Competed in two tournaments in the Fall - The Caramel Cup and the Adams Cup of Newport... finished tied for 10th at The Caramel Cup and 23rd at the Adams Cup... posted his lowest round score of the fall in the second round of the Adams Cup with a 72...averaged 75.3 strokes per round.
BEFORE TEXAS TECH: Prepped at The Columbus School... won the 2010 Nacional Juvenil title... tied for eighth place in the 2010 Callaway Junior World Championship... finished second at the 2009 Nacional Juvenil Match Play.
PERSONAL: Esteban Restrepo... born July 1, 1993 in Medellin, Columbia...son of Juan Carlos Restrepo and Carolina Herrera... has one older brother, Juan Pedro... enjoys listening to music.