Celia Barquin Arozamena Biography
Celia Barquin Arozamena was a Spanish amateur golfer who was found dead at the Coldwater Golf Links golf course in Ames, Iowa, United States on 17 September 2018.
During High School, Celia Barquin Arozamena emerged as a three-time winner of the Gran Prix of Chiberta tournament (2011, 2012, 2013). She was runner-up at the 2013 Annika Invitational and at the 2014 French International Junior and placed second at the 2014 European Girls Team Championship (72-67). She participated at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games ending her high school ranked in the top-60 in the WAGR ratings.
She became the 2018 Big 12 champion and Iowa State Female Athlete of the Year, and was hailed by the university as one of the most accomplished players in its history.
Ranked at 69 nationally by Golfweek, she was only the third ISU women’s golfer to compete in the US Women’s Open Championship.
She ended her university golfing career with a fourth-straight NCAA Regional appearance and earned All-Big 12 Team honours for the third time — only the second player in ISU history to do so.
Celia Barquin Arozamena Age
She was born on 6 July 1996 in Puente San Miguel, Reocín, Cantabria, Spain. She was found dead on 17 September 2018 at the age of 22 years.
Celia Barquin Arozamena Education
For her high school, she attended IES Ortega y Gasset. She ended her high school ranked in the top-60 in the WAGR ratings. She joined Iowa State University where she has been studying for a degree in civil engineering.
Celia Barquin Arozamena Parents
She is the daughter to Marcos Barquin Gonzalez and MaA’ngeles Arozamena.
Celia Barquin Arozamena Nationality
She is Spanish.
Celia Barquin Arozamena Death
Celia was found dead at the Coldwater Golf Links golf course in Ames, Iowa, United States on 17 September 2018. She had been assaulted according to an Ames Police statement. A 22-year-old Collin Daniel Richards, was arrested by police and has been charged with first-degree murder.
***Update*** Ames Police charge Collin Daniel Richards, age 22 with 1st Degree Murder. Please keep the victim and her family in your thoughts and prayers. pic.twitter.com/XmpSx9X0m0
— Ames Police (@AmesPolice) September 18, 2018