DUBLIN, Ohio (KAIT) - A Jonesboro native makes the cut on the PGA Tour for the 3rd straight week.
Austin Cook rebounded with a 69 in the final round of the Workday Charity Open. He finished -4 overall and tied for 39th. Cook had 5 birdies, 2 bogeys, & 11 pars on Sunday.
The JHS & Razorback alum shot a pair of 70s to make the weekend. He fell back in the pack after a 75 on Saturday. Collin Morikawa beat Justin Thomas in a three hole playoff to claim his 2nd career PGA Tour victory.
Cook continues to build off of a strong weekend in Detroit. He shot 30 on the back nine to close the Rocket Mortgage Classic. Austin has made eight cuts & recorded two top 20 finishes so far in the 2019-20 PGA Tour season. His best result is a T14 at A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier (September 2019).
Austin entered the week 151st in the FedExCup standings. He’s projected to move up to 146th. The top 125 players at the end of the regular season qualify for the PGA Tour Playoffs.