Brooke Matthews

RJr | Rogers, Ark. | Rogers HS

HONORS
SEC All-Freshman Team | 2019
Golweek All-American Honorable Mention | 2019
WGCA All-American Scholar | 2019

2019-20 BESTS
Low Round:
68, Round two of the Ruth’s Chirs Tar Heel Invitational (10/19/19)
Low Tournament: 214 (71-73-70) at the Cougar Classic (9/9-9/10/19)
Best Finish: T16 at the Cougar Classic (9/9-9/10/19)

COLLEGIATE BESTS

Low Round:
68, First round of the Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, April 11, 2019
Low Tournament: 214 (71-73-70) at the Cougar Classic (9/9-9/10/19)
Best Finish: T-1st, Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, April 11, 2019

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2019-20)
Competed in all six events in the shortened season … registered three top-30 finishes … Carded her best three-round score in the 2019-20 season debut at the Cougar Classic, firing a 214, good for a share of 16th place … Finished tied for 23rd at the Ruth’s Chris, firing a 215 over three rounds … Finished 29th at the White Sands Invitational, courtesy of her three-round 219.

AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2018-19)
Golweek All-American Honoroble Mention … SEC All-Freshman Team … WGCA All-American Scholar … Earned co-medalist honors with a 68 in the single round of stroke play at the Liz Murphey … Won three matches at the Liz and a fourth at the SEC Championship … Earned SEC Golfer of the Week after the Liz.

As A FRESHMAN (2017-18)
Brooke Matthews redshirted the 2017-18 season.

PRIOR TO ARKANSAS
Began playing golf at the age of 12 and has been improving each year … Finished third in the 7A girls golf state tournament as a freshman … Won back-to-back state titles as a sophomore and junior … Multiple sport athlete at a young age … Picked up the clubs after careers in competitive gymnastics and softball … Grew up in Rogers, Arkansas … Swing coach, former Razorback Philip Walker from Back Nine Academy, was factor in Matthews’ thinking she would like to play at Arkansas … As a senior she picked up wins at the AWGA Match Play and ASGA Match Play Championships, the Arkansas Junior Amateur Championship and the AJGA Otter Creek Junior Championship …Four-time all-state selection and qualified for the U.S. Four-Ball Championship.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Terry and Gwen Matthews … Sister Brittany