Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
John Kostis
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 210
Year: Senior
Hometown: Paradise Valley, Ariz
High School: Brophy College Preparatory School
Experience: 3 Letters

Junior (2009-10): A first-team Pac-10 all-Academic selection ... Five of his seven appearances came with the UA varsity ... Five of 18 rounds at par or better ... A back injury forced him to withdraw from the NIT during the first round on March 17 ... Competed in the Braveheart Classic and Southern Highlands Championship as an individual where he finished 46th and 66th, respectively ... Carded a 73-78-74=225 (+9) in the Gifford Collegiate at CordeValle ... Tied for 38th in the Del Walker Intercollegiate, carding a 70-72-72=214 (+4) ... In only his second tournament as a member of the varsity roster, tied for seventh in the Wolf Pack Classic in his first top-ten finish of his career, carding a 71-72-68=211 (-5) where the closing 68 was a career low ... Shot a 228 (+12) and finished tied for 66th in the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate.

Sophomore (2008-09): A first-team selection to the Pac-10 All-Academic team ... Posts a 76.39 stroke average, a figure that ranks 10th on the team ... Three of his 18 rounds played have been at par or better with a low of 70 ... One top-10 finish to his credit ... Carded a 226 (+16) in the Wyoming Cowboy Classic ... Tied for 76th in the NIT ... Shot a 72 in a dual match with TCU ... Finished tied for 18th in the Cactus Thaw with his 74-78=152 (+10) performance ... Shot a 19-over 232 in the Arizona Intercollegiate to tie for 72nd place ... Carded a 70-74-76=220 (+7) in the Del Walker Intercollegiate, tying for 47th place ... Finished 83rd in the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate, where he opened the season with an even-par 72.

Redshirt Freshman (2007-08): Posted a 76.18 stroke average in 17 rounds played ... Collected one top-20 finish in six starts to go with two rounds at par or better ... Tied for 101st place at the Wyoming Cowboy Classic with a 15-over 225 total ... Finished 55th at the Anteater Invitational after a 27-over 243 tally ... Fired a 76-74=150 (+8) at the WNMU Cactus Thaw to tie for 12th place ... Tied for 64th place at the PING-Arizona Intercollegiate with a 13-over 226 ... Carded an 11-over 224 at the Del Walker Intercollegiate to tie for 60th place ... Tied for 62nd place in his first collegiate event, the Shootout at Angel Park, with a 14-over 227.

Freshman (2006-07): Elected to sit out the season as a redshirt.

High School: A four-year letterwinner at Brophy for coach Mike Ward ... While a member of the varsity, his squads never finished out of the top-four finishers at the state championships ... Earned all-region honors as a junior and senior ... Won the regional as a senior with a 64 ... A two-year team co-captain ... Named an Arizona Interscholastic Association Scholar Athlete in 2006.