Austin Rustand
Communications Director - Men's and Women's Golf
Phone
(801) 422-8948
Office
SAB 331


Responsibilities

Austin Rustand is the sports information director for BYU's men's and women's golf programs. Rustand oversee interview and information requests, social media and public relations strategy, social media and broadcast media training for coaches and student athletes and more.

Years at BYU

  • Sports Information Director — Men's and Women's Golf (2021-Present)

Education

  • Majoring in Communications (Public Relations)

Prior to BYU Athletics

  • Sports Information Director — BYU Women's Lacrosse (2021)
  • BYUTV Sports Media Production Specialist (2020-21)
  • Assistant Equipment Manager - BYU Men's and Women's Basketball (2019-20)          

Personal

  • Hometown: Tucson, AZ
  • Oldest of four siblings
  • Holds a +1.6 USGA Handicap
  • Served in the Virginia Richmond Mission from 2017-19
  • Attended Jimmer's 49 point game against the University of Arizona in 2009
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