SELECTED

2012 CONTESTANT PHOTOS & BIOS

compliments of the

 

 

"SP World Amateur Ranking" means

Scratch Players World Amateur Ranking

 
   

 
 

Albertson, Anders    

WCoodstock, GA  Towne Lake Hills GC  age 19

Georgia Tech Sophomore

#75 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Amateur & Monroe Inv T4

12 D1 AA HM, All Region & All ACC

11 & 09 US Amateur Qualifier

11 Georgia State Amateur 3rd

11 Dogwood Inv T17  +  Greystone Inv T4

11 Monroe Invitational 4th

10 Atlanta Amateur Match Champion

10 Dogwood Invitational 2nd

09 US Public Links Match

 
       
 

Ancer, Abraham                

Mission, TX   Club at Cimarron   age 21

Oklahoma University Senior

#145 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Trans-Miss Amateur T13

12 D1 National T21  &  All Region

11 Cotton States Invitational Medalist

11 D1 All American Hon Men

11 D1 East Regional 1st

10 NJCAA Player of the Year

10 NJCAA D1 National T2

 
   

 
 

arboleda,  Anton         

La Canada, CA    Angeles Nat'l GC    age 19

UCLA Sophomore

#67 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US PubLinks 16s  +  Northeast Am T12

12 D1 All American HM, All Region & PAC 12 HM

11 US Am T65 & Qualifying Medalist (08 Qual Med)

11 SCGA Match Amateur Champion

11 Pacific Coast Am T2  +  Sahalee Players 8th

10 US Public Links 32s & Qualifying Medalist

10 Cal St Am 16s, Pasadena 5th  +  Farr Junior Champ

09 US Junior 32s & Stroke Play 2nd

09 Mahan Junior & Stockton Junior Classic T2

 
   

 
 

becker,  Rafael                

Sao Paulo, BRA                           age 21

Wichita State University Senior

#100 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Trans-Miss Amateur T8 (T12 in 11)

12, 11 & 10 Brazilian Amateur Champion

12 Mexican Int'l Am T9  +  D1 West Regional T8

12 D1 All Region & Missouri Valley Player of Year

11 & 10 South American Team 12/0/4 (W/H/L)

11 Rice Planters T2  +  US PubLinks Qualifier

11 All Missouri Valley Conference

10 Sao Pablo City 3rd + Faldo Series So America 2nd

09 & 08 Brazilian Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

berger,  Daniel               

Juniper, FL       Seminole GC      age 19

Florida State University Junior

#172 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Am T13  +  Dogwood Inv T8

12 NCAA D1 National T21

12 NCAA D1 Southwest Regional 3rd

11 Dixie Amateur 2nd

10 AJGA All American HM

10 Polo Junior Classic Quarters (T2 in stroke)

10 Junior Players T8

10 US Am Qualifying Medalist

 
   

 
 

birdsey,  Thomas         

Trophy Club, TX     Waterchase GC    age 21

Wake Forest University Junior

#404 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Rice Planters T11

12 Texas State Amateur Champion

12 CPT Woodlands 2nd

11 TACT Gleneagles T3

11 CPT Oklahoma Champion

11 West Texas Amateur T4

10 Kansas State Amateur Semi's

 
       
 

Carpenter,  Alex        

Little Rock, AR    Central Arkansas    age 22

Abilene Christian University Senior

#451 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 D2 All American

11 TCAT Graig Ranch T2  +  Maumelle Classic T2

11 D2 Player of the Year & Palmer Cup Team

10 US Am Qual Co-Medalist + Maumelle Classic T2

10 Southern Amateur Champion

10 & 09 Fourth of July Am Champion

10 D2 All American + Lone Star PoY & FoY

09 Maumelle Classic Champion

4-time Arkansas HS 3A Champion & All State team

 
   

 
 

Catlin,  John                        

Gold River, CA    North Ridge CC    age 21

University of New Mexico Senior

#69 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Monterey City Champion

12 Sunnehanna Amateur T8

12 D1 All American HM, All Region & All MWC

12 & 11 Memorial Amateur Champion

11 & 10 NCGA Amateur Champion

11 Sacramento County Amateur Champion

10 All MWC & Freshman of the Year

10 Southwestern Am T15

09 Southwestern Am & Sun Country Am Top 5

 
       
 

Cerda, Juan                          

Santiago, CHL                               age 18

#70 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Thunderbird Int'l Junior 5th

12 South of Brazil Open Am Champion

12 Serena Open Champion + Santa Augusta Open T7

12 Copa de Oro Champion (URY) + Marbella Open T9

11 Orange Bowl & Montevideo Open Am Champion

11 South American Team 10/2/4 (W/H/L, 10/2/2 in 10)

11 Las Palmas Open T8  +  Simon Bolivar Cup T2

11 Santander Cup T2  +  Chilean Junior Open Champ

11 South America Amateur 2nd (T10 in 12, T7 in 10)

11 Chilean Stroke Am 2nd  +  Lima Int'l 6th

11 Chilean Match Am Semi's & Medalist (10 Finalist)

10 Cordova Int'l & 09 Chile Int'l Junior Champ

 
   

 
 

Clemens,  Mario            

Beverly Hiills, CA         Industry Hills GC        age 21

UCLA Senior

#232 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 D1 All Region & All PAC 12 HM

11 Terra Cotta Invitational T7

09 Footjoy Invitational T19

09 Mahan & Heather Farr Junior T5

09 Terra Cotta Invitational 2nd

09 Verizon Junior Heritage T11

08 Polo Junior Classic 16's

08 Ping Inv T8  +  Las Vegas Junior Open 2nd

08 West Open Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

Cook, Austin                               

Jonesboro, AR                             age 21

University of Arkansas Senior

#128 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Trans-Miss Amateur 3rd

11 Patriot All American T3

11 NCAA D1 National T10

11 NCAA D1 Southeast Regional T14

11 D1 All American Hon Men

10 US Am Qualifying Co-Med

10 Arkansas State Amateur Champion (T2 in 11)

09 Canon Cup 3/0/1 (W/H/L)

 
       
 

Crawford,  Kolton      

Mansfield, TX    Walnut Creek GC   age 20

University of Arkansas Sophomore

#329 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Trans-Miss Amateur T13

12 Texas State Amateur 12th

12 SEC All Freshman

11 US Am Qualifier

11 Texas State Open T25

11 Texas State Amateur T3

 
   

 
 

Dale, Sean                                  

Jacksonville, FL  Jacksonville G&CC  age 22

University of North Florida Senior

#84 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Am T4  +  D1 Southeast Regional T8

12 D1 All American HM, All Region & A-Sun PoY

11 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist (10 Qualifier)

10 Florida State Amateur Champion (T6 in 11)

10 D1 National T25  + Atlantic Sun Player of Year

09 SEC All Freshman (at Ole Miss)

08 Western Junior 4th  +  Canon Cup team

07 AJGA All American  +  07 Polo Junior Finalist

07 FCWT Player of Year  +  US Junior Quarters

 
   

 
 

Erdy,  David                             

Boonville, IN                                age 22

Indiana University Grad

#234 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 North & South Am Semi's

12 New Years Inv T8 (3rd in 11)

11 North & South Am Finalist

11 All Region & All Big 10

10 D1 All Region  +  D1 Central Regional T11

09 US Open Sectionals Alternate (got in Championship)

08 FCWT All American

07 Evansville City Champion (by 9 shots)

 
   

 
 

Erkenbeck, James  

San Diego, CA                               age 22

University of New Mexico Senior

#175 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US PubLinks Medalist  +  Sunnehanna Am T19

12 D1 All Region & All MWC  +  SE Regional T12

11 US Public Links  +  Terra Cotta Inv T11

10 & 09 D1 Top 200 Collegiate ranking

09 Southern California Match Am Quarters

08 California State Amateur Quarters

08 Heather Farr Classic Junior 3rd

07 Junior Americas Cup 3rd

07 Junior World T8  +  US Junior Match

 
   

 
 

Ernst,  Derek                      

Clovis, CA        age 22        UNLV Senior

#39 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US PubLinks Semi's

12 D1 All American HM, All Region & All MWC

11 Dixie Am T11, Western Am 16's + Pac Coast Am T4

11 Sahalee Players T9, USPL Finalist + US Am Qual

11 D1 All Region & MWC Player of Year

10 US Public Links 16s, 2nd in stroke & Qual Medalist

10 All American & MWC Player of the Year

10 D1 Nat'l T25 + 09 US Am Match & Qual Co-Med

09 Memorial Amateur Champion (2nd in 08)

09 All Mountain West Conference  +  08 US Am 16's 

 
   

 
 

Fox,  Steve                                  

Hendersonville, TN                    age 20

Univ of Tennessee Chattanooga Junior

#143 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US PubLinks 16s  +  Tennessee Match Am Semi's

12 D1 All Region & All SoCon + Central Regional T3

11 Tennessee Match Am Semi's & T3 in Stroke

11 Signal Mountain Inv 2nd + Tenn St Open T8

11 All Southern Conference + 10 Tenn State Am T9

10 Palmetto Am T15 + Tennessee Match Am Semi's

10 Rice Planters T9  +  Signal Mountain Inv 4th

09 Bubba Junior 2nd (T7 in 08) + Tenn State Open T2

08 Tennessee Junior Champ  +  AJGA Club Car T3

 
   

 
 

Gooch,  Talor                        

midwest City, OK    Conrad GC    age 20

Oklahoma State Junior

#82 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 USPL Stroke T2  +  D1 All Region & All Big 12

11 US Public Links 16s (10 Qualifier) + Northern Am T13

11 D1 National Match 2/0/0 + SoCentral Regional 3rd

09 US Am Match & Qual Med  +  Scratch Players T7

09 Junior Scoreboard Ranking Top 10

09 Big I Junior T5,  US Junior 32s  +  Rolex ToC T18

09 T-Bird Int'l Jun T7, 08 Polo Jun 16s + Jun Players T3

08 Mahan Junior Open 2nd

 
       
 

Green,  Gavin Kyle       

Selangor, MAS   Monterez G&CC   age 18

University of New Mexico Sophomore

#156 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Monroe Inv T12  +  Saujana Amateur Open Champ

12 Malaysian Open Amateur Champion

11 Junior World T7  +  Perak Amateur Open 3rd

11 & 09 Saujana Amateur Open Champion (7th in 10)

11, 10 & 09 Malaysian Amateur Champion

11 Perlis Am Open 3rd (Champ in 09)

11 Kuala Lumpur Amateur Open Champion

10 & 09 Sabah International U22 Masters 2nd

10 Malaysian Open Am T5  +  Selangor Am Open 2nd

 
   

 
 

Harbin,  Dykes              

Augusta, GA     Augusta CC     age 21

University of South Carolina Senior

#391 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Southeastern Amateur Champion

 
   

 
 

Hebert,  Michael           

Orlando, FL      Rio Pinar GC      age 21

Auburn University Senior

#44 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Amateur 3rd  +  Notheast Amateur T3

12 Jones Cup T5  +  New Years Invitational T4

11 Dogwood Inv T12  +  Northeast Amateur T7

11 D1 All Region & All SEC + 10 US Am Qualifier

10 D1 National T18  +  Central Regional T11

09 AJGA First Team All American (HM in 08)

09 Thunderbird Int'l Junior 2nd + Mizuno Junior T2

09 Florida Azalea T4  +  08 Dixie Amateur T10

08 St Augustine Am T7 + Rolex ToC Junior 10th

 
   

 
 

Homan,  Clay                       

Fulton, MS            Old Waverly GC           age 40

Mississippi State Univ Alum & Head Coach

#432 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12, 11, 05 & 94 Miss St Am Champ (Top 6 in 09, 08 & 07)

12, 11, 10 & 07 Mississippi Mid-Am Champ (T2 in 08)

11, 10 & 09 Greenwood Invitational Top 4

07 Mississippi Match Amateur Semi's

05 Greenwood Invitational Champion

05 US Amateur Qualifier  (94 Match Play)

99 - 95 Tour Professional  +  95 All SEC

 
   

 
 

Hudson, Bobby                 

Memphis, TN      Memphis CC      age 25

University of Texas Alum

#387 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Tennessee State Open T14

11 & 10 Memphis Am 2nd + Tennessee St Am Champ

11 D1 All Region & All Big 12

10 US Am T65  +  Porter Cup T19

10 Sunnehanna Amateur Champion

10 D1 All American Hon Men & All Big 12

09 Tenn Match Am Quarters + D1 SW Regional 11th

08 Western Am T23, D1 All Region & All Big 12

07 Tennessee State Am Champ (3rd in 08, T9 in 06)

 
   

 
 

Johnson,  Michael        

Hoover, AL       CC of Mobile      age 19

Auburn University Sophomore

#142 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Dogwood Invitational T11

12 Greystone Invitational Champion (T4 in 11)

12 D1 All Region & SEC All Freshman

11 US Am Qual Co-Medalist  +  Spirit of America 4th

11 FootJoy Boys Invitational 8th

10 Polo Junior Classic 16s  +  Junior Players Champ

10 Ping Inv Junior 10th + Alabama Match Am Champ

10 Deutsche Junior Open Champion

 
       
 

Johnson,  Pace              

Fresno, CA     Ft Washington G&CC    age 21

University of California Senior

#285 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Sahalee Players T16

11 Cal State Fair T3

11 California State Amateur 16s

10 Cal State Fair T2

10 NCGA Amateur Semi's

10 All Big West & Freshman of the Year (Cal Poly)

08 Junior Americas Cup team

 
   

 
 

Kropp,  Will                           

Edmond, OK     Oak Tree GC     age 22

Oklahoma University Senior

#500 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 D1 AA HM & National T9 + 10 Southeastern Am 7th

10 Cotton States Stroke 2nd  +  Memorial Am T4

09 Dogwood Inv T13, Memorial T7 + Azalea Inv T4

08 T-bird Int'l Junior T2 + 07 Polo Junior Semi's

07 & 06 AJGA All American Hon Men

07 Canon Cup 4/0/0  +  US Junior Qualifier

07 Rolex T of C T4 + OSSO Junior Champion

07 RGWG Wichita Junior T3 + 06 Ping Inv T4

06 AJGA Wildcat Classic Champion

 
   

 
 

Lamb, Richard                        

Sarasota, FL                                    age 21

University of Tennessee Senior

#182 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Am T8  +  Northeast Am T5

12 D1 West Regional T4

11 Northern Amateur 6th  +  D1 West Regional T13

10 Dixie Amateur T18  +  Cal State Fair 4th

09 Deutsche Junior Open T3

09 Indiana State Amateur T8

09 SAP Junior 3rd  +  FCWT National T5

 
   

 
 

LEE,  Tain                                     

San Juan Capistrano, Ca        age 22

Claremont McKenna Grad

#229 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Sahalee Players T7  +  D3 National 5th

12 & 11 D3 First Team All American

11 Western Am T27  +  Southern Am T8

11 California State Am Quarters  +  D3 National 2nd

10 WR All American T2  +  Porter Cup T33

10 D3 Player of the Year (& First Team All American)

10 D3 National Champ + 09 Long Beach Match Semi's

09 D3 First Team All American  +  D3 National T8

 
   

 
 

Lovelady, Tom            

Birmingham, AL     Vestavia CC     age 18

University of Alabama Sophomore

#387 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 & 11 Greystone Inv Top 8  +  Palmetto Am 3rd

11 Dixie Am 5th  +  Dogwood Inv T17

11 & 09 Birmingham Metro Player of the Year

10 & 09 AJGA All American HM  +  Polo Junior 16s

10 Willow Point Inv Champion + US Junior Qual Med

10 Rolex Tournament of Champions Junior T9

10 Footjoy Boys Inv T10 + 09 Junior Orange Bowl T4

09 Footjoy Boys Inv T2 + 08 US Junior 16s

 
   

 
 

McConnell, Paul     

Garland, TX     Twin Creeks GC     age 21

Univ of Texas Arlington Senior

#115 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US PubLinks Quarters & Qual Medalist

12 Dogwood T13, Texas St Am T2  +  D1 SE Reg T15

12 All Southland 1st Tm + 11 Patriot All American T5

11 & 10 CPT National Champion

11 CPT Flintrock Champion

11 US Public Links 32s, T3 in Stroke & Qual Medalist

11 All Southland Conference

10 North Texas Am 2nd  + 10 West Texas Am T4

 
       
 

Mills,  David                        

Evansville, IN                             age 20

Indiana University Junior

#213 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Indiana State Open T4

12 Indiana State Amateur 5th

12 D1 All Region & All Big 10 First Team

11 Evansville City Champion

10 AJGA All American Hon Men

10 Western Junior T6

09 Future Legends Junior Open T2

 
   

 
 

Mitchell, Keith           

Chattanooga, TN    Honors Course    age 20

University of Georgia Junior

#107 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 & 11 Southeastern Am Top 5  +  12 D1 National T9

12 D1 All American HN  +  Azalea Inv 3rd

11 Western Am T24  +  US Am Qualifier

11 Palmetto Am T12  +  10 Tenn Junior Champ

10 Dogwood Inv T16  +  09 Jones Cup Junior 4th

09 Signal Mountain Inv 4th  +  Winstone Junior 6th

08 AJGA All American HM  +  D Ross Junior Champ

08 Southern Junior T3  +  AJGA Ringgold Junior 2nd

 
   

 
 

Moon,  Alex                              

Plano, TX        Medalist GC        age 22

University of Texas Senior

#256 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

11 TACT Gleneagles 2nd  +  US Am Qualifier

11 Western Amateur T18  +  Trans-Miss Amateur 4th

10 North Texas Amateur Champion (3rd in 09)

09 US Amateur Match & Qualifying Co-Medalist

09 West Texas Amateur Champion

07 Byron Nelson Junior Champion

06 Texas State Junior Champion

 
       
 

Mullinax,  Trey            

Mt Olive, CT     Castle Pines CC     age 20

University of Alabama Junior

#315 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/12)

12 Hudson Weinstein Invitational Champion (4th in 11)

12 Spirit of America 2nd  +  Greystone Inv T2

11 Alabama State Amateur 5th

10 Alabama State Junior 3rd

10 Alabama State Amateur T6

09 Alabama State Junior 2nd

08 Walker County Classic Champion

 
   

 
 

Nisbet, Daniel                  

Caboolture, QLD   Caboolture GC   age 20

#17 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Amateur Champion  +  British Amateur 16's

12 Riversdale Cup T4 + Lake Macquarie Am Champion

12 Australian Amateur Finalist + Master of the Ams 2nd

11 Pt Phillip Am 2nd, Dunes Medal T7 + W Aus Op 5th

11 US Am Match & Qual Med  +  11 Porter Cup T15

11 Southern Am & St Andrews Lks Tp 16 + SCO Op T5

09 HK Op Am Champ, Asian Am T11 + Fed Am Op T3

09 Sahalee 2nd, Brit Am 64's + St Andrews Links T4

09 Keperra Bowl Champ + QLD Am Champ & Med

09 So Aus Classic Champ + Mandurah & Tas Op Top 6

09 Master Ams T7, 08 Jun World 2nd + Dunes Med 8th

08 Junior Masters & Australian Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

Pan,  Cheng-Tsung           

Miaoli, TPE       age 20    Washington Soph

#16 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/19)

12 US PubLinks 32s  +  Sahalee Players T7

12 D1 All American, PAC 12 1st Tm & Hogan Semi's

11 US Am T65 (Match in 10) +  Western Am Semi's

11 Porter Cup T11  +  Sahalee Players T2

11 US Open Qualifier  +  Azalea Inv Champ (T3 in 09)

10 Scratch Players 2nd  +  Western Am 16 & Co-Med

10 Southern Am 4th + Northeast Am & Sunnehanna T9

09 AJGA All American + Western Am 16 & Medalist

09 US Junior 16's, Terra Cotta Inv & HP Junior T3

07 US Am Quarters & Qual Med + Jun World Cup 2nd

 
   

 
 

Paolucci,  Anthony   

Rancho Santa Fe, CA  Bridges at RSF     age 20

USC Sophomore

#164 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US Am Qual, Sunnehanna T19 + D1 North Reg T15

11 Southern Am T14  +  Terra Cotta Inv T4

11 Farmers Ins Op T29 (PGA Tour) + 10 Polo Jun Semi's

10 AJGA Player of Year & 09, 08 & 07 All American

10 PGA Junior Nat'l 2nd + US Junior Qrtrs (09 Match)

10 Rolex ToC Champion  +  Footjoy Boys Inv T2

10 Thunderbird Int'l Junior Champ + Azalea Inv 6th

09 Footjoy Boys T2 (T10 in 08) + 08 Jun Ryder C 3/0/0

08 US Am T65 + 08 Junior PGA Champion (3rd in 09)

08 Rolex ToC T7 (T16 in 09) + 07 US Junior Finalist

 
       
 

Papadatos, Dimi       

NSW, AUS        Toukley GC            age 21

NSW State Team

#244 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Sahalee Players T4

12 South Australia Amateur Classic T6

12 Lake Macquarie Amateur T14

12 Master of the Amateurs T13

11 Port Phillip Am T9  +  Dunes Medal 3rd

11 Australian Interstate 4/1/2

11 Aussie Foursomes Champ  +  Keperra Bowl T9

11 Queensland Amateur Quarters (2nd in stroke)

11 New South Wales Amateur Quarters

 
       
 

Pearce,  Daniel                 

Ashburton, NZL                                  age 23

New Zealand National Team

#233 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 New Zealand Amateur 16's & 5th in Stroke

12 North Island Amateur Champion

12 South Island Amateur T10

12 Riversdale Cup T8  +  NSW Amateur Quarters

11 Taranaki Open T13  +  Portsea Open Am T6

11 Scottish Open Am T7  +  10 Shirley Open 5th

10 Waikato Strokeplay 2nd  +  Kapi Tareha 3rd

10 Waikato Winter Strokeplay 6th

 
   

 
 

Perry,  Mathew                 

Hamilton, NZL     Hamilton GC      age 24

New Zealand National Team

#154 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Bonallack Trophy 2/2/1 (W/H/L) + NZ Stroke Am T3

12 TransTasman Cup 3/0/1 + South Island Am T4

12 Australian Amateur 16's  +  11 Shirley Open T12

11 Four Nations Cup 5th  +  Asian Amateur T9

11 Carrus Open T5, Nomura 6th + Muriwai Open 6th

11 New Zealand Am Champion + Aussie Am Quarters

10 Shirley Op T8, Taranaki Op 2nd + Wairakei Op T5

10 New Zealand Am 16's (4th in stroke)

10 Grant Clements Memorial T4 + North Island Am T7

 
       
 

Pumphrey,  Riley         

Georgetown, TX  Cimarron Hills CC  age 23

Oklahoma University Grad

#123 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Trans-Miss Amateur T5

12 Dogwood Inv T19  +  D1 All Region

11 Cotton States Invitational Champion

11 Rice Planters T5  +  Southeastern Am T8

11 USA Collegiate D1 Rank 155

10 US Am Qualifier  +  Palmetto Amateur T2

06 US Junior Qualifying Medalist

06 Texas HS All State

 
   

 
 

Reach,  Nicholas               

Moskow, PA  Glenmaura National GC  age 20

University of Georgia Sophomore

#100 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Sunnehanna Am T3  +  D1 All Region

12 SEC All Freshman Team  +  Azalea Inv T9

11 Pennsylvania State Am T6  +  Palmetto Am 2nd

11 Southern Am T18  +  Junior Invitational Champion

10 Canon Cup team  +  Rolex ToC Junior T12

09 AJGA All American Hon Mention

09 US Junior Semi's

 
   

 
 

Rodriguez, Carlos     

Cali, COL                                       age 22

University of West Florida Grad

#184 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US PubLinks Quarters

12 D2 First Team All American

12 South America Amateur T2 (T6 in 11)

11 Coomeva Cup 2nd  +  Colombian Open T25

11 Coffee Amateur Open Champion

11 Coffee Open 8th  +  Manizales Open Am Champ

10 Coomeva Cup & Coffee Am Open Champion

 
   

 
 

Schneider, Brad         

Valrico, FL   Bloomingdale GC     age 23

University of Central Florida Grad

#174 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US PubLinks Quarters

12 D1 All Region & Conference USA First Team

11 North & South Am Semi's  +  10 Dixie Am T14

11 & 10 All Conference USA

09 D1 Southeast Regional 2nd

09 All Conference USA & All Freshman team

09 New Years Inv 4th  +  06 US Amateur Qualifier

2-time US Junior Qualifier

 
   

 
 

Schniederjans, Oliver  

Powder Springs, GA   Bentwater   age 19

Georgia Tech Sophomore

#174 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Dogwood Invitaional T6

12 D1 All Region & Southwest Regional T15

11 Canadian Am T17  +  Southern Am T22

11 Sunnehanna T11 + US Open Alternate

11 Terra Cotta T10, Azalea Inv 7th + 10 AJGA 1st AA

10 AJGA First Team All American (09 All American)

10 Polo Jun Qrtrs,  Ping Jun Inv T4 + PGA Jun Nat T3

09 Jones Cup Junior & Polo Junior Champ

09 Georgia PGA & 08 Future Masters Junior Champ

 
       
 

Simson,  Paul             

Raleigh, NC      North Ridge CC     age 61

Univ of New Mexico Alum & Insurance Exec

#311 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12, 10 & 08 Senior Hall of Fame Champion

12 Lupton Senior T2, NC Senior Am Champ

12 Carolinas Mid-Am T7 + Crane Cup Senior Champ

11 & 09 Morey Champ + 11 & 06 NC Sen Am Champ

11 US Mid 16s (T3 strk) + 11 & 06 US Sen Am Qrtrs/Med

11 & 09 NorthSouth Sen Champ + NorthSouth Am 16s

10 US, British & Canadian Senior Amateur Champion

10 NC St Am T3, Carolinas Mid & 09 Bogart Sen 2nd

09 NC Mid T2 + US Sen Co-Med + 07 Brit Mid 2nd

07 Carolinas Sen Chp + 06 Brit Sen Am Chp (5th in 07

4-time NC Am Champ  (07 Quarters) + 2 NC Sen Chps

4-time Carolinas Mid-Am Champion  (T5 in 07)

 
       
 

Smith,  Sam                            

Turlock, CA        age 21        USC Senior

#204 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Sahalee Players T16  +  D1 All Region

12 & 11 All PAC 12 Hon Mention

11 Sahalee Players T4  +  California St Am Quarters

10 SCGA Amateur T5  +  09 Pacific Coast Am T15

09 US Amateur Qualifying Co-Medalist

09 California State Amateur Semi's

08 US Amateur Match & Qualifying Medalist

08 NCGA Stroke Amateur T3 + Commuters T9

08 & 07 US Junior Qualifier + 07 NCGA Junior Champ

 
       
 

Trainer, Martin             

Palo Alto, CA          age 21      USC Senior

#132 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 US Open Alternate  +  All PAC 12 Hon Men

11 Pacific Coast Am T7  +  Sahalee Players T15

11 D1 All Region & First Team All PAC 10

11 D1 West Regional 7th & PAC 10 Champion

10 D1 All Region  +  09 California State Amateur 16s

08 Commuters 4th + San Francisco City Champion

08 US Junior 32s (07 Qualifier) + 07 US Am Qualifier

07 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist & USPL Qualifier

 
       
 

Weaver,  Michael          

Fresno, CA        Fort Washington       age 21

University of California Junior (11/12 Redshirt)

#130 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Am T13  +  California State Am 16s

12 Fresno City T2, Commuters Champ + SF City Qrtrs

11 Cal State Fair T6  +  NCGA Amateur Finalist

11 US Am Qual Medalist  +  Pacific Coast Am T12

11 D1 All American Hon Mention & National T8

10 Cal State Fair T5  + Southwestern Amateur T4

10 All PAC 10 HM & D1 Southwest Regional 8th

09 NorCal Junior Champion  +  Canon Cup Team

09 Fresno City Amateur & Junior Champion

 
       
 

Wilkin,  Fraser                 

Ellerslie, NZL                                  age 24

DNew Zealand National Team

#146 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Muriwai Open Champion  +  Taranaki Open T7

12 New Zealand Stroke Am 2nd  +  North Island Am T4

12 NSW Am 16's + 11 NZ Interprovincial 5/1/1 (W/H/L)

11 Auckland Stroke Play Champ + Omanu Classic 2nd

11 North Island Am 3rd  +  Riversdale Cup T7

11 SBS Invitational T7  +  Lawnmaster Classic T3

11 Auckland Anniversary Champion

10 Waikato Strokeplay &  Bay of Plenty Open Am T4

 
   

 
 

Williamson, Peter  

Hanover, NH     age 22     Dartmouth Grad

#50 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Trans-Miss Amateur T8

12 North & South Amateur Champion & Medalist

12 Sunnehanna Am T15  +  D1 North Regional T5

12 D1 All American, All Region & Ivy Player of Year

12 Ivy League Champ  +  11 Patriot All American T13

11 US Amateur 32's  +  Ouimet Memorial T2

11 New England Am T4  +  Northeast Am T18

11 D1 All Region & Ivy Player of Year

10 US Amateur & PubLinks Qualifier

09 D1 All Region & Ivy Player of Year

 
       
 

Winslow, Joseph          

overland Park, KS                 age 19

University of Iowa Junior

#457 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Trans-Miss Amateur T5  +  Watson Challenge 3rd

12 D1 All American Hon Men

12 D1 National T13  +  11 Watson Challenge T9

10 AJGA All American

10 Bobby Chapman Junior Champion

10 Stewart Junior Open T2

10 Kansas Junior Open Champion

10 Kansas Junior Stroke 2nd

 
       
 

Wyatt,  Bobby                    

Mobile, AL        CC of Mobile        age 19

University of Alabama Junior

#1 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 Players Am 2nd  +  Dogwood Inv 4th

12 Northeast Am T5  +  Sunnehanna Am Champ

12 US Open Alternate + D1 Southeast Regional 2nd

12 All America, All Region & All SEC First Team

12 Jones Cup T5  +  11 Patriot All American 2nd

11 Southern Amateur T2  +  Dogwood Inv 2nd

11 Alabama State Amateur 2nd + 10 AL Jun Champ

11 D1 All Amer HN, All Frosh, All Region & All SEC

10 HP Junior Champ (T3 in 09)  +  10 Jones Cup 5th

09 AJGA 1st Tm All American + Junior Players Champ

 
   

 
 

Yeung, Motin                       

Beijing, CHN     age 18     Duke Freshman

#437 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/17)

12 FootJoy Boys Inv 2nd  +  Junior Invitational T10

12 Florida Azalea 4th  +  11 Dixie Amateur 3rd

11 AJGA First Team All American (HM in 10)

11 St Augustine Am T6  +  Thunderbird Int'l Junior T4

10 Jones Cup Junior Champion  +  Polo Junior 32's

10 Virginia Junior Open T3  +  T-bird Int'l Junior T11

10 HP Junior Invitational T8

09 Southeast Junior Open & MacMillan Junior 2nd

09 IJGT Tournament of Champions 2nd

08 Nemacolin Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

 

 

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