Young golfer’s impressive swing catches the attention of the Golf Channel

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JOHNSON COUNTY, Kan. — The metro could be home to the next big name in golf. His name is Eli and he’s four years old, yes four! Thanks to a video on Facebook, he’s going to be on the Golf Channel next Monday night.

Eli Cowsert picked up a club for the first time way back when he was just about three- and-a-half. His family has a golf simulator in the basement and Eli was watching his dad, Wes. Eli grabbed a club, dad lined him up, and the swinging hasn’t stopped.

On a recent trip to a golf store with an indoor range, Eli’s dad grabbed the camera.

“I took some video of it and my wife posted it on Facebook and some people got ahold of it at the Golf Channel. They said, ‘We’re looking at trying to influence kids into playing golf.’ They saw his…

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