McKeesport native Brian Cooper, a mini-tour professional in Phoenix, was selected as a competitor for the Golf Channel's "Big Break Invitational."
The tournament is Sept. 28-Oct. 4 at the Reynolds Plantation Resort in Greensboro, Ga., and televised live on the Golf Channel. It will feature past participants from other "Big Break" competitions.
This is the third "Big Break" series for Cooper, 47, who recently shot a course-record 59 at the Kierland Golf Club in Scottsdale, Ariz. He also appeared in "Big Break Greenbrier" and "Big Break NFL," representing the Steelers.