July 23rd, 2018

Mussleman shines at Barbasol

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Conor Revell

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Mussleman shines at Barbasol
Cooper Mussleman / photo provided by UK

Justin Thomas isn’t the only St. Xavier alum that’s making a splash in the golf world, Cooper Mussleman particiapted in the Barbasol Championship this past week at Kenne Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, which is just outside of Lexington.

It was his first PGA event of his career.

Mussleman didn’t just participate, he also made the cut, and shot a 7-under-par 281 to tie for 57th place.

His round one 69 only had him four shots back of second-place.

After attending St. X, Mussleman attended the University of Kentucky where he golf for four years.

During his senior season at UK, Mussleman had seven top-20 finishes and four top-10 finishes, which ranked second on the team

Mussleman was a part of two state championship teams at St. X and two state runner-up teams.

 

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