Club: Inverness Area: North Date of Birth: 04/12/1998 Coach: Spencer Henderson
The young Scot is into his second year of a golf scholarship at the University of Missouri. In his first year, he helped Missouri to two team wins and three runner-up finishes. He also posted six top-15 individual finishes. Such form helped him secure a European Arnold Palmer Cup place. Back in February 2016, Franssen lead a Scottish one-two into the matchplay stages of the Sanlam SA Amateur Championship. First place and the Proudfoot Trophy went to ex-Scottish Golf Academy member Franssen, who posted rounds of 64 and 68 to win on 12 under on his debut in the event.
Teams: European Boys, Boys’ Home Internationals 2016; Men’s Home Internationals 2017; Arnold Palmer Cup 2017.
Did You Know?
Russell Knox was also a product of Inverness Golf Club.