Omaha Men's Golf BIO
Ben Maskus
Player Profile:
Ben Maskus 2255645
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 200
Year: Senior
Hometown: Shawnee Mission, Kan.
High School: St. James Academy
2016-17 (Senior)
Played in all 36 rounds for the Mavericks, one of only two players to do so…led in team scoring with a school record stroke average of 75, a career best…posted the third-best 54-hole score of his career with a 218 at the Summit League Championship…in that tournament, led the team in scoring and posted his best finish relative to par (+2) of the season…tied a career best with an 18-hole tally of 68 in round one of the John Dallio Memorial (Sept. 19) and equaled that score in the second round of the Summit League Championship (May 1)…upon completing his eligibility, had UNO's top career stroke average (75.2)...named to Summit League Academic All-League Team.

2015-16 (Junior)
Competed in 34 rounds for the Mavericks …led the team with a stroke average of 75.4…shot the lowest 54-hole score in school history when he carded 213 at the Desert Shootout (March 18-19)…shot a career-best round of 68 in the final round of the same tournament, the lowest round on the team for the season…also in that tournament, had his and the team's best finish relative to par for the season (-3)…earned UNO's first Summit League Golfer of the Week award (March 23)…was a member of the Summit League All-Tournament Team for finishing in a three-way tie for second with a one-over score of 217 for 54 holes (May 1-3)…was his highest finish relative to the field for the season...led the team with six below-par rounds....was named a member of the Summit League Academic Honor Roll.

Before UNO

Joined the Mavericks from Dodge City Community College, helping the Conquistadors to seventh overall in the national championship in 2014-15…played in every event that season…attended Texas Pan American as a freshman in 2013-14 before transferring to Dodge City…in high school, was a four-year letter winner in golf at St. James Academy in Lenexa, Kan….as a senior, had two individual medalist finishes while posting a scoring average of 74 and helping his team to third place in the state championship…had eight individual medalist finishes in his high school career…also lettered for two years in basketball where he tied for the team scoring lead as a senior while also leading the team in rebounds and assists.

Born Oct. 10, 1994…son of Bryan and Jane Maskus…has a sister, Bri…majoring in business management.
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