Skyhawk Golf | Brendon Caballero
COACH CARPENTER ON CABALLERO: “Brendon was a highly recruited player out of high school. He had an outstanding junior golf and high school career. He is very smart and approaches the game as a professional. He learned how to play the game last year and helped lead the team to three victories in the spring plus led the team in scoring average. He also finished second in the 2013 OVC Tournament and made the All-OVC team and the All-OVC Tournament team. He had an outstanding 2013 summer where he finished tied for fourth in the Tennessee SunTrust State Open, losing in the semifinals of state match play to Oklahoma State signee Zach Olson. He also tied for 18th in the 98th Tennessee State Amateur tournament. He is expected to be one of the leading players this year and one of the top players in the OVC for 2013-14."
2012-13: Caballero earned All-Ohio Valley Conference honors, the first Skyhawk to receive all-conference accolades since 1999. He played in 32 rounds as a sophomore, compiling a 73.28 stroke average. His low round was a 68 and his best finish was second place at the OVC Tournament, where he finished one shot shy of medalist honors.
2011-12: Caballero competed in 29 rounds in his freshman campaign. He had a season average of 73.83 strokes per round and shot a season low 68. He won the Frito Lay/Taco Bell Intercollegiate. Led the team in scoring average.
BEFORE UTM: Caballero finished fifth in the Class AAA state golf tournament his senior year. He shot a 69 in the first round and a 74 in the second round for a two-round total of 143. Among his other major accomplishments his senior season, he finished sixth in the American Junior Golf Association’s Palmetto Junior Classic. In 2009, Caballero finished among the top 20 at the Class AAA state golf tournament at Old Fort Golf Club in Murfreesboro. He had a high school stroke average is 35.4 for nine holes and USGA handicap is +1.2.
PERSONAL: Caballero is the son of Donovan and Tammy Caballero. He was born Nov. 6, 1992.
Year Rounds Strokes Avg. Low Best Finish
2012-13 32 2345 73.28 68 2
2011-12 29 2141 73.83 68 T1
2 years 61 4486 73.54 68 T1