Triplett was an Academic All-American for the men’s golf team, graduation with a degree in civil engineering in 1985. Since joining the PGA Tour in 1989, Triplett, 38, was one of the Tour’s most consistent players. He ranked among the PGA’s top 50 money winners five times. 2000 was his finest season to date, as Triplett amassed more than $1,5 million in prize money. He pocketed $558,000 or his winning effort at the Nissan Open on Feb. 20 2000. A native of
STAR OF THE WEEK
2016-17 Student Athlete of the Week
Mitchell Van Patten
University of Nevada sophomore Mitchell Van Patten’s outstanding shooting this season along with his freshman year and his performance at the Winter Airgun Championships this past weekend has earned him a spot on the USA Junior National Team. Van Patten, from Nampa, Idaho is one of 14 shooters on the junior team.
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