Lobos cap tremendous season with an Elite Eight finish in NCAA Championship
Tough final round drops UNM of out contention for title for the second straight week
Morris Williams Intercollegiate features 11 top-50 teams
Erkenbeck, Perez shoot final-round 69 as UNM wins 3rd event of the season
Catlin's sizzling opening round his him in contention
NEW MEXICO: Came on in the spring of 2012 to earn a spot on the starting five for the rest of the season...looking to continue to build on that momentum for the 2012-13 season.
2011-12 (FRESHMAN:) Played in 11 tournaments, including all nine starts during the spring season...had three top-20 finishes including a season-best tie for seventh at the North Ranch Intercollegiate with a 2-over-par 218...had an average of 74.64 strokes per round in 33 rounds...low round was 69 at the ASU Thunderbird Invitational...2011-12 Lobo Scholar-Athlete.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Pleasant Grove High School in Texarkana, Texas ... Played for coach Steve Wren ... Was Texas 3A state champion in 2010 and 2011 ... The 2010 PGA Junior Series at Oak Tree champion ... Captured the 2010 Arkansas State Junior Stroke Play Championship ... Won the 2009 American Junior Golf Association Scissortail Junior Championship.
PERSONAL: Romero was born Sept. 10, 1993 in Texarkana, Texas ... Full name is Sean Romero ... Son of Art and step-mother Lauree Romero, and Karen Romero ... Has one brother, Ryan, a step-brother, Tyler Ashley, and step-sister, Taryn Ashley ... Father is a golf professional ... Favorite athlete is Tiger Woods ... Favorite food is pizza ... Nickname is "Texas" ... Majoring in Business.