Casper Kennedy
Casper Kennedy
Height: 5-11
Weight: 154
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Tjome, Norway
High School: Wang Toppidrett Tønsberg
Major: Business Management

FMU: First-year player at FMU....Excited about him joining the program this fall....FMU has a long tradition of successful Norwegian and international players and we think the university will be a good fit for him.....Highly ranked in Norway....Has played in a number of events on mainland Europe, so he’ll bring a lot of experience with him, especially for an incoming freshman.

PERSONAL:

  • Born Casper Bjurhalt Kennedy in Tønsberg, Norward
  • A graduate of Wang Toppidrett Tønsberg in Tønsberg, Norway, where he played under the direction of coach Johan Tanum
  • A recently campaign included an average score of 73.5
  • Finished in 10th place in the 2018 OOM Garmin Norges Cup
  • His season included carding a season-low score of eight-under-par 64
  • Nickname is Kennedy

PERSONAL FAVORITIES:

  • As a child what you wanted to be when you grew up: Soccer player
  • Favorite Superhero: Iron Man
  • Favorite Athlete: Mats Zucarello 
  • Favorite Sports Team: Everton Football Club, The English soccer team
  • Favorite Movie or TV Show: White Collar
  • Favorite Food: Norwegian meatloaf with brown sauce
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Anywhere as long as there is a good golf course nearby
  • Twitter Handle: Do not have a Twitter account
  • Instagram Account: 2000kennedy
  • Favorite Thing About FMU: How am I suppose to know, haven't started yet 
  • Favorite Off-Field Activity: Anything, as long it is outdoors
  • Goals for Upcoming Season: Make better decision on the golf course and learn more about better ways for me to play the game
  • Why you first chose your sport: Have no idea, just started
  • The biggest mental challenge to you improving faster: Just accept bad times will come and sometimes the game doesn't go the way I wished it
  • Interesting Notes: I am a distant relative of President John F Kennedy, from the Irish family that emmigrated to the UK instead of the US