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Meet Griffin

MEET GRIFF


5625 Morningside Drive, Crestwood, KY, 40014

Griffin Barke is an American Golfer who is 15 years old.  Griffin currently ranks in the Top 50 nationally for his graduating class in the Junior Golf Scoreboard rankings.  He is a future graduate of South Oldham High School, class of 2025. Griffin had his first hole in one at age 8 and first albatross at age 13.  He is a member of Team Callaway, Team Adidas and on the Callaway Elite Junior Watch List.  His home golf courses, University of Louisville Golf Club & Persimmon Ridge Golf Club, are both ranked as part of the Top 10 toughest courses in the state of Kentucky.  

Griffin maintains a 4.0 GPA and received a score of 24 on his most recent ACT, taken as an 8th grade student.  Griffin is a member of the Beta Club and part of the Oldham County Gifted and Talented Students program.  He is a student of The Golf Academy at Persimmon Ridge and takes weekly TPI classes.  Griffin has also been a student of Sean Foley Performance Academy in Lake Mary, Florida.  Griffin is described by his coaches as someone who is very coachable, with his greatest strengths being ball striking and putting ability.  He is a great student of the game.

Some of Griffin’s recent accolades include being named Golfweek First Team All Midwest Region for his play during the 2020 season, as he won 4 tournaments.  Griffin also won the 2019 US Kids Ohio State Championship, along with the 2018 Kentucky Junior Amateur and the 2018 Kentucky Junior Tour Player of the Year.   

Junior Golf Scoreboard Rank  '25:
Overall:  48
Kentucky:  2
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Achievements

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Youth Golf Tournament Wins
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Tourney Runner-Ups
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Lowest Competitive Golf Round
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Golf Week & Hurricane Tour Wins
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2 Victories in 2022

States Griff Has Won IN


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Awards

2020 Golfweek First Team All Midwest Region

2019 Winner of US Kids Ohio State Championship

2021 KHSAA Region
First Team

Team Callaway Elite Junior Staff Member

tour championship victories

Major Tournaments Played In

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GRIFF'S TOURNAMENT RESULTS

DateTour / EventCourseLocationYardageScoreFinishField SizeAge Division
Jun 14-16AJGA InvitationalThe BlessingsFayetteville, AR7,00080-78-781728Junior All-Star Invitational
Jun 7-8AJGAOhio State ScarletColumbus, OH7,14074-81-763348Open (19U)
Jun 1-2Kentucky Junior PGA Championship Gibson BayRichmond, KY6,82573-7613105Open (19U)
May 21-22Golfweek Elite SeriesNevel MeadeProspect, KY6,67576-69104914-19
Apr 22-24AJGACanebrake Athens, AL7,00079-76-764950Open (19U)
Apr 2-3Golfweek Elite SeriesKearney HillsLexington, KY6,70070-7036514-19
Mar 19-20Golfweek Elite SeriesHarmony LandingGoshen, KY6,75075-75147514-19
Sept 1-3AJGANormanside Golf ClubAlbany, NY6,40067-72-68451Open (19U)
Aug 17-18AJGA Salem Golf ClubSalem, NY6,67579-75-752654Junior All-Stars (16U)
Jul 20-22AJGAUrbana Country ClubUrbana, IL6,60074-77-731950Junior All-Stars (16U)
Jul 6-8AJGA Regents GlenYork, PA6,30076-75-814148Junior All-Stars (16U)
Jun 29-30Barbasol Junior ChampionshipKeene Run Golf ClubNicholasville, KY7,10072-7528106Open
Jun 20-22Future MastersDothan Country ClubDothan, AL6,25072-72-722512013-14

CLUB DISTANCES

Driver

275 yds.

3 Wood

240 yds.

3 Hybrid

220 yds.

4 Iron

205 yds.

5 Iron

190 yds.

6 Iron

180 yds.

7 Iron

165 yds.

8 Iron

155 yds.

9 Iron

145yds.

PW

135 yds.

GW

120 yds.

SW

105 yds.

LW

85 yds.

Upcoming Events

CONTACT GRIFF'S COACHES


GARY BEBELAAR: (502) 648-7188

BETTY KREGOR:  (502) 321-2736

CORY KAUFMAN: (843) 290-0502

JOSH SNIDER: (502) 396-5610