Austin Cook fires 30 on back 9 to finish in top 30 in Rocket Mortgage Classic

Austin Cook fires 30 on back 9 to finish in top 30 in Rocket Mortgage Classic
(Source: PGA Tour Live)

DETROIT, Mich. (KAIT) - Austin Cook finished in style at the Rocket Mortgage Classic.

The Jonesboro High & Razorback alum birdied 6 of his final 9 holes on Sunday. His final round 66 places him -11 overall & tied for 29th.

Cook shot 69 & 70 on Thursday & Friday to make the cut. A 72 on Saturday dropped him down the leaderboard, but Sunday’s effort moves him up into the top 30. His other highlight of the week was holing out for eagle from 116 yards on Thursday.

Austin is projected to move up 12 spots in the FedExCup Standings to 144th.

Cook has made seven cuts & recorded two top 20 finishes in the 2019-20 PGA Tour season. His best result is a T14 at A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier (September 2019).

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