Official Website of Seattle University Athletics
Seattle U
at Ram Masters Invitational
Seattle U
at Husky Invitational
Oct. 01 - All Day
Seattle U
at Nick Watney Invitational
Oct. 22 - All Day
Seattle U
vs 2018 University of Arkansas Little Rock Invitational



Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Ocean Park, Wash.
High School: Ilwaco HS


2016-17: Second Team All-WAC... competed in 10 tournaments and 30 total rounds... average score was 72.80... had four top-15 individual finishes... tied for 11th at the WAC Championship (Apr. 28-30) with a three-round 220 (74-72-74)... also tied for 11th at the Bill Cullum Invitational (Oct. 16-18) with a three-round 211 (68-70-73)... tied for 14th at the Itani Quality Homes Collegiate (Sept. 12-13) and at the Visit Stockton Pacific Invite (Oct. 27-29)... had 12 total rounds of even-par or lower... low round of the season was a four-under 68 at the Bill Cullum Invite... 

2015-16: Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars... competed in 11 tournaments and 31 total rounds... average score was 75.65... placed third overall at the Itani Quality Homes Collegiate (Sept. 28-29) with a 206 (70-67-69)... placed third at the WAC Championships with a score of 216 (70-71-75)... low round of the season was a four-under 67, achieved in his second round at the Itani Quality Homes Collegiate... shot six total under-par rounds during the year...

2014-15: Academic All-WAC ... Tied for 18th at WAC Men's Golf Championship (4/20-4/22) at 222 (74-76-72) … Tied for 24th at Seattle University Redhawk Invite (4/06-4/07) at 225 (72-73-80) … Tied for 38th at 2015 Desert Shootout (3/19-3/21) at 216 (70-72-74) … Tied for 26th at Sacramento State Intercollegiate (3/09-3/10) at 223 (78-75-70) … Finished in 8th at Folino Invitational (2/16-2/17) at 221 (76-72-73) ... Tied for 29th at Barona Collegiate Cup (2/9-2/10) at 218 (70-70-78) ... Tied for 66th at Arizona Intercollegiate (1/25-1/27) at 226 (69-79-78) ... Tied for 2nd at Hawk and Bulldog Individual (1/18-1/19) at 142 (74-68) ... Tied for 14th at the Georgetown Intercollegiate (10/20-10/21) at 146 (73-73) ... Tied for 48th at the OGIO Utah Invitational (10/06-10/07) with a final score of 224 (78-73-73) ... Tied for 52nd at the Mark Simpson Colorado Invite (9/29-9/30) with 150 (77-73) ... Tied for 8th at the Kikkor Husky Individual (9/22-9/23) at 216 (72-76-68)...

2013-14: Finished in 22nd place at WAC Championships with final score of 226 (74-75-77) ... Tied for 57th place at El Macero Classic at 233 (73-80-80) ... Tied for 51st place at Redhawk Invitational at 223 (75-76-72) ... Tied for 39th place at Jackrabbit Invitational at 229 (72-74-83) ... Tied for 48th place at Lamkin Grip San Diego Classic with final score of 230 (75-79-76) ... Tied for 17th at Colleton River Collegiate at 224 (74-74-76) ... Finished in 17th place at Pat Hicks Thunderbird Invitational at 145 (71-74) ... Tied for 30th at the Cabo del Sol Intercollegiate with a score of 228 (79-72-77) ... Finished the Dash Thomas Memorial in a tie for 50th with a cumulative score of 229 (72-79-78) ... Finished in a tie for 58th place at the Itanti Quality Homes Collegiate with a three-round score of 224 (72-80-72).

High School: Kukula graduated from Ilwaco Middle/High School in Ilwaco, Washington, where he was first team All-Southwest Trico League from 2009-2011. He was also Southwest Trico League MVP in 2012 and was in the Eddie Hogan Cup Selection in 2012. He was team MVP in 2009, 2011, and 2012. He was the only Individual State Golf Champion in school history.

Personal: Full name Ross Jon Kukula (Kuh-cool-ah). Kukula was born in Grantspass, Oregon. His parents are Jon Kukula and Brit Pariot and has 4 siblings: Ryan, Blake, Emma, and Elsie. His brother, Ryan, had multiple tournament victories at Willamete University through his 2 years there. Kukula is pursuing a Business/Marketing major. In high school, Kukula was in National Honor Society and was the point guard for his high school basketball team. He also was a big brother in the Big Brothers and Sisters Association for 2 years. 

View Full Bio