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Texas golfers claim spots on Golfweek All-American team

Posted June 14th, 2018

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Doug Ghim and Scottie Scheffler earned spots on the Golfweek All-American team, Golfweek announced this week.

Ghim earned a spot on the first team while Scheffler made it on the third team.

Ghim had a 69.66 stroke average in his senior season. In ten events he finished outside the top 18 just once. Ghim was the Ben Hogan Award winner and made the PING All-America first team.

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Scheffler’s stroke average of 70.45 led him to six finishes in the top 11. He shot in the 60s in eight rounds this season.

Ghim will join three other former Longhorns at the U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills beginning Thursday. Dylan Frittelli (2009-12), Jordan Spieth (2012) and Jhonattan Vegas (2004-07) are also competing.

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