The University of Florida All-American earned his first U.S. Open start by being No. 2 in the World Amateur Golf Ranking as of Aug. 19. Enjoyed an oustanding freshman season in Gainesville, despite COVID-19 cutting short the year. He was named the 2019-20 Phil Mickelson Award winner, given annually to the country's top freshman. Castillo, who posted a 70.08 stroke average in 21 tournament rounds this past season, also reached the semifinals of the 2020 Western Amateur and advanced to the Round of 16 in the 2019 U.S. Amateur. He also was a finalist for the Ben Hogan Award. He also was named to the USA Palmer Cup Team. His older brother Derek also was a Division I golfer.
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