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Juan Veloza
Height: 5'6"
Weight: 150
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Cali, Colombia
High School: IMG Academy
Major: Political Science

2013-14 FALL: Started all six events for the Tigers in the fall ... His 73.2 scoring average was best on the team ... Also led the team by shooting five rounds at par or better ... In just his second round as a Tiger, Veloza posted a 65 - the third best round in school history - at the Navy Fall Classic ... Carded a 209 at the Joe Agee Invitational, tied for the 11th best 54-hole score in Towson golf history ... Finished 10th or better in five of six tournaments, including a third-place at the Joe Agee and a fourth-place at the Navy Fall Classic.

PRIOR TO TOWSON:
Member of the Colombian National Team ... Competed at the David Ledbetter School in Bradenton, Fla. ... Named the IMG Junior Golf Tour 2010-11 Player of the Year ... Won numerous tournaments in the state of Florida, including the Pars International in Port St. Lucie, the HJGT Central Florida Junior Open in Orlando, the FCWT Mark Bostick tournament in Gainesville and the IMG Junior Golf Tournament in Fernandina Beach.


BACKGROUND:
Son of Diego Osorio and Sandra Giraldo ... Has an older brother, Nicolas Osorio, who plays golf at Fairleigh Dickinson ... Born on May 17, 1995 in Cali Colombia ... Majoring in Political Science.

GETTING TO KNOW JUAN:

*Would like to play golf professionally or become a lawyer
*Favorite American pro team is the Tampa Bay Rays
*Favorite pro athlete is Tiger Woods
*Most memorable experience was representing his country in international events

COLLEGIATE CAREER LOWS:

18 Holes     65                         Navy Fall Classic, 2013
36 Holes     139 (74-65)          Navy Fall Classic, 2013
54 Holes     209 (73-66-70)     Joe Agee Invitational, 2013

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