JHS, Arkansas alum Austin Cook finishes top 30 in Barbasol Championship
Nicholasville, Ky. (KAIT) - Austin Cook continued his recent hot streak over the weekend in the Barbasol Championship in Kentucky. The JHS and Arkansas alum finished 13-under-par for the tournament (70-64-73-68), placing him in a tie for 27th.
Cook ended the event on a high note, shooting -4 (5 birdies, 1 bogey). He had to play 29 holes Sunday after weather delays forced him to only play seven holes on Saturday.
After the first two rounds, he sat at -10 for the tournament.
Cook fired an eight-under 64 Friday, tied for his lowest round of the season (64 in the second round of the RBC Canadian Open in June). His scorecard featured a ton of circles, with one eagle and seven birdies with just one bogey.
One highlight from his second round saw him chip in from 23 feet out on the par-4 13th.
That hole-out would be the first of his four straight birdies from the 13th-16th.
When Cook finished his day parring the 18th, he was tied for 9th in the tournament, sitting five strokes behind the leader.
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