Tom Murphy is a reporter for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. A graduate of Louisiana Tech University, he is a member of the Football Writers Association of America, and voter for the Heisman Trophy and AP Top 25 football poll.
Former Hog comes out swinging
Arkansas' Sebastian Cappelen tees off on then 10th hole during the third round of the NCAA college golf championship at Prairie Dunes Country Club in Hutchinson, Kan., Monday, May 26, 2014. (AP Photo/The Hutchinson News, Travis Morisse)
Sebastian Cappelen couldn't have asked for a better start to his professional career last weekend after finishing the best four-year run in the history of the University of Arkansas golf program.
Sebastian Cappelen glance
HOMETOWN Odense, Denmark
STATUS Earned two-year status on Web.com Tour by winning last week’s Air Capital Classic in Wichita, Kan.
NOTEWORTHY Won in his pro debut last week. … Became 14th golfer in Web.com history to win in his debut tournament. … First golfer from Denmark to win on the tour. … Shot two rounds of 65 and two rounds of 66 and finished 18 under to beat Mark Weibring by one stroke. … Four-time All-American at Arkansas. … Medalist at the2013 SEC championships.
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