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The University of Kentucky golfer and Lyon County native passed away following a battle with cancer

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University of Kentucky golfer and Lyon County native Cullan Brown passed away Tuesday evening in the company of his loved ones following a lengthy battle with cancer. Brown’s personality and spirit during difficult times left a lasting impression on all who met him and knew him.

Brown entered the University of Kentucky in 2018 following a decorated high school career at Lyon County High School in western Kentucky, where he was the KHSAA individual state champion in 2016 and was the state runner-up in 2015 and 2017.

In his freshman season, Brown was named to the All-SEC Freshman team and garnered four top-20 finishes.

Below are a few tweets about Brown and the impact he had on others. These messages provide a glimpse into the type of person that he was for many of us who never had the pleasure of knowing him.

I’ll also use some of the links below to share articles and stories written about Cullan, as well as a video.

Tweets of the Day

Quickies

Cullan Brown’s talent, love and personality will be missed by all - Larry Vaught

Larry Vaught shares some stories about meeting Cullan Brown.

Remembering Cullan Brown - Kentucky Sports Radio

A great audio clip of Cullan talking about his experience.

Sit down with Cullan Brown - USA Today

This clip is almost a year old but worth watching.

Don’t overlook John Rhodes - Herald Leader

The Kentucky baseball player showed how much talent he has already.

Devin Booker hits game-winner over Clippers - Bleacher Report

Worth a watch if you haven’t yet.

ESPN Top 100 includes five Wildcats - Cats Pause

But no EJ Montgomery.

Lou Williams has cleared his chicken wing quarantine - Yahoo

That’s one name for it.

TCU Football coach apologizes for use of racial slur - ESPN

The incident has caused a lot of unrest among the TCU football community.

Masks will be required for KHSAA Football spectators - WKYT

If fans are allowed, they will have to wear a mask.