DENTON, Texas - The North Texas men's golf team has signed the No. 1 ranked golfer in Colombia to a National Letter of Intent. Juan Munoz, the top-ranked golfer in Colombia and 120th ranked golfer in the world, has signed with the Mean Green.
Munoz has won three tournaments this season. He was the Colombian Open Amateur champion this year thanks in part to a final round of 65.
Munoz won the Canadian International Junior Challenge this year and tied for first place at the South American Amateur Championship. In that event he shot rounds of 66 and 67.
In 2009 Munoz finished second at the Colombian Masters Amateur. He is ranked as the 120th player in the world by Golfweek and the Munoz is the seventh highest rated international amateur player in the world.