Men's Golf

 Joseph Barr
Joseph Barr


Versailles, KY

High School:
Woodford County


Men's Golf Prepares for SEC Championship

Seaside Course set to play host of championships for 11th time in the last 13 years.


Wildcats Finish Tied for Sixth after Strong Final Round

Stow records first career top-10 finish at 1-under-par.


Wildcats in 10th after Day Two of Schenkel Invite

Stow tied for sixth overall at 2-under-par for the tournament.


Men's Golf Tied for Seventh after Round One of Schenkel Invite

Stow tied for 13th, pacing the Wildcats at 1-under-par.


Men's Golf Set for Schenkel Invitational

Wildcats prepare to compete in their second tournament of the week.

- 2011-12 Academic All-SEC
- 2010-11 Academic All-SEC
- 2009-10 Academic All-SEC
- 2008-09 Academic All-SEC

2012-13 (Senior): Competed in seven tournaments during the year for the Wildcats, including 20 rounds played ... Best finish came at the USA Individual Tournament where he placed tied for eighth at 7-over-par ... Season-low round (69) and 54-hole score (226) came at the Wolf Run Invitational where he finished tied for 41st ... Concluded the season with a 77.00 stroke average.

Summer 2012: Finshed first in both the Butler Invitational and the Pub Linx Qualifier ... Recorded a third place finish at the Lexington City Tournament.

2011-12 (Junior): Played in every tournament, including 11 of the 12 tournaments as a member of the team's starting five ... Had the second-lowest scoring average on the team (73.52) ... Finished tied for third at the Bearcat Invitational with an even-par 213, tying his season-low 54-hole score ... Shot a career-low round of 5-under-par 66 in the first round of the Bearcat Invitational ... Tied for the team lead at the SEC Championship with a T19 finish (+4) ... Had 24 of his 30 rounds count toward the team score.

2010-11 (Sophomore): Got off to a great start in the fall, finishing as UK's top golfer in two of the five tournaments played ... Earned two top-10 finishes throughout the season, earning second place at the Philadelphia Big 5 Invitational and tied for sixth in the Hummingbird Intercollegiate ... Barr's best tournament appearance was the second-place finish at the Hummingbird Intercollegiate where he shot even-par both days of competition ... Ended the season with the fourth-best season stroke average on the team with a 74.82 mark, improving on his freshman season average by nearly two strokes ... Lowest round of the season was a 70, four times.

Summer of 2010:
Had a great summer playing in local events, including finishing in the top five in six events ... Barr won the Elizabethtown Country Club Invitational with scores of even-par 72 on both days of competition ... Finished third in the J.E. Butler Invitational and fourth in the Lexington City Invitational and U.S. Amateur Qualifying ... Posted a 12th-place finish in the Kentucky Open with a low round of 70 in the final round ... Posted top-five finishes in J.B. Holmes Invitaional and the Homer Profitt Invitational.

2009-10 (Freshman): Played in three events for the Wildcats, including the Firestone Invitational, Isleworth Collegiate Invitational and UK Bluegrass Invitational to receive his first varsity letter ... Posted a season-stroke average of 76.22 and one top-10 finish ... Best outing of the year came at the Firestone Invitational where he finished tied for fifth with his lowest 54-hole tournament score of the season ... Lowest 18-hole round of the season came at the UK Bluegrass Invitational, scoring a 2-under-par 69 at the Wildcats' home course.

Summer of2009: Finished in a tie for 58th place at the Kentucky Am ... Qualified for the 2009 Kentucky Open at the Lakeside Golf Course ... Was a runner-up in the 2009 Lexington City Tournament after posting a impressive 281 in the 72-hole tournament ... Started the Lexington City Tournament with an opening round of 68, which he duplicated in the final round to finish in second, three strokes better than the third-place finisher ... Also finished as a runner-up in the Lexington City Two-Man Tournament.

2008-09: Redshirt season

High School: 2007 American Junior Golf Association All-American ... 2006-08 Kentucky High School Sports Association All-State selection ... 2007 Bubba Conlee National Junior champion ... 2005-06 Kentucky Golf Association 17-18 year-old division champion ... Has won over 100 junior golf tournaments.

YearTournamentsRoundsStrokesStroke Avg.Low Round
2009-10 3 9 686 76.22


2010-11 8 22 1,646 74.82


2011-12 12 33 2,426 73.52


2012-13 7 20 1,540 77.00


Career 30 84 6,298 74.98 66
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