DENTON, Tex. (12/7/05) The North Texas men’s golf team has signed Dustin Thompson from Granbury,Texas to a national letter of intent in the early signing period. Thompson is a four-year letterwinner at Granbury High School and also serves as the team captain.
“Dustin is going to make an immediate difference at North Texas,” said North Texas head coach Jim Bob Jackson. “We are very excited about Dustin playing at North Texas for the next four years and we can’t wait until he gets here”.
Thompson won the District 8-4A Championship last season as a junior and has also won the Marvin Damron Invitational and the Brazos Classic. He had a third place finish the past summer at the Starburst Invitational and finished third at the Chrysler Cup Championship.
Thompson notched a fifth place finish at the Texas State High School Classic. Thompson won the Hood County News Junior Golf competition at Hidden Oaks Golf Course. In that tournament Thompson shot 2-under-par 70 in the final round and won by eight strokes.