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Luke Kluver

Class Soph.
Hometown Norfolk, Neb.
High School Norfolk High School
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PERSONAL

Son of Klayton and Michelle Kluver… Has a sister, Georgia and a brother, Jake… Majoring in sports management.

2020-2021 | FRESHMAN

  • Competed in all nine events on the season for the Jayhawks
  • Finished the season with a scoring average of 72.60, which ranked second on the team
  • Posted seven rounds under par and a team-leading four rounds at even par
  • Saw 21 of his 25 rounds count toward the team score
  • Had his strongest performance of the fall at the Maridoe Collegiate Invite with a T4 finish
  • Posted the low round of the first two days with an opening-round 68 at the Maridoe
  • Went 2-2 at the Big 12 Match Play Championship
  • Finished T34 at the Colonial Collegiate Invite with a low-round of 70 on the first day
  • Had a stretch of five straight Top-20s, spanning from the Maridoe Collegiate to the Hawkeye Invitational
  • Finished T8 at the Lamkin Grips San Diego Classic at even par; Posted a final-round 70 for his low round of the tournament
  • Finished T18 at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate at -1
  • Placed T12 at the Aggie Invitational at -2
  • Picked up a Top-10 finish at the Hawkeye Invitational at -3
  • Finished T25 at the Big 12 Championship, firing rounds of 68 and 67 on the final two days
  • Shot a pair of 67s on the season to equal Ben Sigel for low round by a Jayhawk on the season
  • Earned Big 12 All-Academic 1st-Team honors
  • Earned a sponsor exemption into the PGA Tour’s John Deere Classic

2019-20 | FRESHMAN

  • Finished with a scoring average of 71.12 in his debut season
  • Competed in all seven events for the Jayhawks
  • Went a perfect 5-0 at Big 12 Match Play Championship
  • Secured his best finish of the season with a T5 at the Windon Memorial Classic
  • Finished T6 at the Ka’anapali Classic with three rounds in the 60s to finish -11
  • Placed T21 at the Badger Invitational and Bandon Dunes Championship
  • Also secured a Top-25 finish at the William H. Tucker Intercollegiate
  • Low round of 66 came at final round of Ka’anapali Classic

NORFOLK HIGH SCHOOL

  • Named a Top-10 freshmen to watch by Golfweek.
  • Named the Nebraska Junior Golfer of the year in 2017 and 2018.
  • Won two Class A state titles and helped Norfolk to the 2018 team championship winning medalist honors by eight strokes.
  • Finished tied for fourth at the 2017 Nebraska open, tying former KU All-American and current PGA Tour member Chris Thompson.
  • Broke his own Nebraska state record for lowest score in a round with a 61 at the District A-1 tournament Fremont Golf Club and finished 10-under par.
  • Set a school with a 71 stroke average and for lowest round at 61.
  • Coached by Jerry Cover