Owen Mullen

Shortts Lake, N.S. • National Junior Squad

General Facts

  • Date of birth October 24, 2003
  • Hometown Shortts Lake, N.S.
  • Home club Truro Golf Club
  • School University of Notre Dame (Committed 2021)
  • Years in team 1

Notable moments

  • Champion – 2020 Nova Scotia Junior Boys Championship
  • 4th – 2020 Nova Scotia Men’s Amateur
  • 7th – 2019 Future Links Fall Series (East)
  • Champion – 2018 Future Links Atlantic Championship
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Mullen joins the Junior Boys Squad as the third player from Nova Scotia to ever be selected to the Team Canada program since the program’s inception in 2005. The Shortts Lake, N.S. native and University of Notre Dame commit has picked up wins at the 2020 Nova Scotia Junior Boy’s Championship and the 2018 Future Links Atlantic Championship.

Q & A

  • What are some of your nicknames?

    O, O-Dog, Mully.

  • How did you get into golf?

    I grew up in a small town where I lived right next to the local golf course. I enjoyed spending time at the course with my dad and couldn’t get enough of it.

  • How do you mark your golf ball?

    I draw three red lines on the side of the ball to help with alignment.

  • Do you have any siblings?

    I have two younger brothers, Simon and Elliott.

  • What was the last book you read?

    The Big Miss by Hank Haney.

  • Who would play you in a movie about your life?

    John Krasinski

  • What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?

    I played AAA hockey until my draft year and I played two years of varsity basketball in high school.

  • What exercise do you dread the most?

    Long distance running.

  • What was the last picture that you took on your phone?

    A picture of the 15th hole on the Valley Course at Bear Mountain.

  • What is the best thing about your hometown?

    It’s a small town so everybody knows each other. All of the members at the local golf club support me.

  • Do you have any superstitions?

    I try to follow the same routine before tournament rounds but no superstitions.

  • What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?

    A portable phone charger.

  • If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?

    “Headlines” by Drake.


Woods: Titleist 915 5-wood
Irons: Titleist U510 3i, Titleist T100 4i-PW
Wedges: Titleist Vokey SM8
Putter: Scotty Cameron Newport 2
Ball: Titleist Pro V1x