2009

CONTESTANT PHOTOS & BIOS

the number by nationality flag represents how many Dogwoods one has played through 08

 

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"SP World Amateur Ranking" means

Scratch Players World Amateur Ranking

 






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08 Photo/Bios
 
                 

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Anderson,  Mark         

Beaufort, SC               Secession GC               age 23

University of South Carolina Alum

#53 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Northeast Amateur T16

09 Sunnehanna T12 + Master of Ams Champ (AUS)

08 US Amateur Match + Oglethorpe Inv Champion

08 Players Am Champ

08 Rice Planters 8th (07 & 06 Top 14)

08 D1 All American Hon Men & All Region

08 & 05 First Team All SEC (05 Freshman of Year)

07 South Carolina St Am T3 + 03 Junior Champ

05 D1 All American & All Freshman team

 

Arendell,  Connor     

cape Coral, FL           Plantation G&CC           age 19

University of Louisville Sophomore

#951 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/10)

08, 07 & 06 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

08 Florida State Amateur 8th

08 Golfweek Boys ranking of #26 (as of 6/4)

08 & 07 FCWT Nat'l Top 3 + 08 Terra Cotta Inv T9

08 Dixie Am T10 + 07 Cape Coral City Champ

07 Southwest Florida Amateur Champion

07 & 06 PGA Junior National Top 10

several other junior/HS wins & top finishes/honors

     
                 
 

Bagdade,  Philip            

EUgene, OR        Shadow Hills CC       age 19

University of Arizona Sophomore

07 Oregon Junior of the Year

07 Oregon Junior Match Champion

3-time Oregon HS All State

 

Beaufils,  Ray               

gold coast, qld, aus   Surfers ParadiseGC     age 22

Queensland State Squad

#397 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Rice Planters T5 (T15 in 08)

09 Riversdale Cup T16 (T5 in 07) + 08 Monroe T11

08 Keperra Bowl T2 + QLD Am Qrtrs (2nd in stroke)

08 & 07 Aussie Am 16s + 07 Sunnehanna Am T14

07 Saujana Am 7th + Malaysian Open Am T3

07 Queensland Amateur Quarters (T2 in stroke)

07 Ashes Matches 2/1/1  +  Tasmanian Open T7

06 Dunes Medal T6  +  06 Keperra Bowl 2nd

06 QLD Am Finalist  +  Lake Macquarie Am T12

05 Federal Open Am T12 + QLD Foursomes Champ

     

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Belk,  Jeff                                   

Marietta, GA          Rivermont GC        age 49

U of Georgia Alum & Real Estate Appraiser

#418 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Birmingham National Invitational 2nd

09 Georgia Mid-Amateur T4

08, 06 & 04 US Mid-Amateur Qualifier

08 Crump Cup Semi's + Georgia St Am T8 (T5 in 07)

08 Birmingham National Invitational T2

07 USGA State Team member

07, 06, 01, 00 & 99 US Amateur Qualifier

02 Atlanta Match Amateur Champ

01 Georgia Best Ball Champion (w/ B Young)

 

Carter,  Brian                 

Augusta, GA                  Augusta CC                  age 18

University of Georgia Freshman

09 Southern Junior T2

08 & 07 SJGT Bartram Trail Classic Champion

08 SJGT Hampton Club Classic 2nd

07 US Junior Match Play  (08 Qualifying Medalist)

07 SJGT Tournament of Champions Champion

07 SJGT Bartram Trail Classic Champion

07 Georgia HS AAAA Medalist (2nd in 06)

07 IJGT Pinehurst Classic 2nd

07 AJGA Burgett H. Mooney 11th

07 Augusta CC Junior Club Champion 

     

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Chang,  Derek                     

Alpharetta, GA            CC of the South            age 19

University of Minnesota Sophomore

#340 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Southeastern Amateur Champion

08 Georgia State Open 4th

08 Dogwood Inv T18 + Southeastern Amateur T2

08 Mizuno Junior Innsbrook 8th

08 Houston Boys In & Verizon Jun Heritage Top 25

07 Bobby Chapman 21st  +  HP Junior 19th

07 Georgia State HS Championship 2nd

07 & 06 Georgia State Junior Top 12

2-time Georgia HS All State team

 

Clendenin,  John T  

Acworth, GA                Blackcreek CC                age 21

Univ of Tennessee Chattanooga Senior

09 Signal Mountain Invitational Champion

09 Big South Freshman of the Year

08 Southern Conference 7th

07 Georgia State Amateur T8

07 Big South Freshman of the Year

     

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Cocha,  Tomas              

Salta, ARG                 Salta Polo GC                 age 1X

Argentina National Team

#142 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Junior World Cup T2  +  Abierto del Norte T5

09 Central Open Amateur Champion (2nd in 08)

09 Norpatagonico Open Amateur T5

08 Argentina Amateur 16's (T2 in stroke)

08 & 07 Tailhade Cup T14 + 08 So Amer Am T9

08 Final Ranking T2  +  Lima International 2nd

08 South America Junior Team 2nd

08 Argentina Stroke Amateur T2

07 Abierto de Salta T15

 

Cody, Austin                           

N Charlestown, SC      Coosaw Creek CC      age 17

High School Senior

#247 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Rice Planters 2nd

09 Western Junior 3rd  +  Azalea Invitational T11

09 HP Junior T8 (3rd in 08)  +  08 US Amateur T65

08 South Carolina St Am T8 + Western Junior T10

08 T-bird Int'l T14  +  08 Verizon Jun Heritage T8

07 D Ross Jun Champ + AJGA All American (08 HM)

07 Polo Junior Classic 32s + Ping Invitational T6

07 Junior World & Bobby Chapman T4

07 Junior Players T22 + Golf Pride Junior T2

07 Heritage Junior 2nd

     
                 

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Davis,  Tripp                          

Norman, OK             Oak Tree Nat'l GC             age 41

Oklahoma Alum & Golf Course Architect

07 US Mid-Amateur 32's

06 Terra Cotta Inv T6  &  05 USGA St Team T10

05 Jones Cup T11  +  05 & 04 Inverness Am 2nd

05 Stocker Cup 2nd  +  04 Porter Cup T9 (T5 in 01)

05 US Mid-Am Qrtrs, 03 & 02 32ís (03 Medalist)

03 Trans-Miss Semiís  +  Azalea Amateur T7

02 Sunnehanna Am 2nd  (T8 in 01 & 04)

02 Stocker T3  (T8 in 04) + 01 Anderson Mem Champ

00 Oklahoma State Am Champion  (98 Run Up)

97 Oklahoma Mid-Am Champion

 

English,  Harris             

THomasville, GA              Glen Arvin CC              age 20

University of Georgia Junior

#38 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Northeast Amateur T9

09 All American & First Team All SEC

08 Southeastern Am T10 + 08 Georgia St Am 2nd

08 Dogwood Inv T3 + Southeastern Am T10

08 D1 All American & East Regional T6

07 US Am Match + Georgia State Am Champ

07 Southeastern Amateur T8

06 US Junior 32's + 04 Southern Junior Champ

04 & 02 Future Masters Champion

16 Southeastern Junior Tour Victories

     

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Forrester, Carlton  

Atlanta, GA        Piedmont Driving Club        age 32

Georgia Tech Alum & Investments Specialist

#662 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Jones Cup T7

08 Dogwood Inv T3  +  Trans-Miss Mid 16's

07 Birmingham Nat'l Inv 2nd (T9 in 08)

07 Coleman Invitational T7  +  US Am Qualifier

06 Crump Cup Champion  +  Southern Am T10

06 US Mid-Am Semi's & Co-Medalist (08 32's)

06 Northeast Amateur Champion  (T4 in 07)

05 US Mid-Amateur Finalist

04 Birmingham National Inv Champion (T4 in 05)

03 Ray Floyd Cup Champion (02 Runner Up)

2-time D1 All American

 

Green,  Michael                

Augusta, GA                    Augusta CC                    age 22

University of Georgia Grad

08 & 07 Dogwood Invitational Top 18

08 Palmetto Am T16  +  Southeastern Am 7th

06 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist  (08 Qualifier)

06 Dogwood Invitational T13

05 & 04 AJGA All American (05 Hon Men)

05 Canon Cup & Junior World Cup teams

04 GSGA Co-Junior of the Year

04 Georgia Junior Champion

04 & 03 Augusta CC Club Champion

     

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GRiffin,  John T                

Wilson, Nc           Wedgewood GC              age 22

Georgia Tech Junior

#443 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 D1 All Region & Central Regional T11

09 Azalea Invitational 10th

08 Players Amateur T17

07 & 05 US Amateur Qualifier

04 US Amateur Match

04 HS AAA State Champion

 

Hall,  Taylor                          

LaGrange, GA                 Highland CC                 age 23

Georgia Tech Grad

#705 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

08 & 07 US Amateur Qualifier

08 & 06 Southern Amateur Top 20

07 Players Amateur T14

05 American Amateur Classic 10th

04 Southeastern Amateur 5th

01 AJGA All American Hon Mention

01 GSGA Junior of the Year

     
                 
 

Hamrick,  Hunter          

Troy, AL                   Wynlakes G&CC                   age 19

University of Alabama Sophomore

#106 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Southeastern Am T9 + Alabama St Am Champ

09 D1 All American HM & All Region

09 D1 Northeast Regional Medalist

08 Montgomery Invitational 2nd

08 Southern Am T11  +  Southeastern Am T14

08 Terra Cotta Invitational T5

07 AJGA All American Hon Mention

07 US Junior 32's & 2nd in stroke

07 Rolex Tournament of Champions 7th

 

Harman,  Brian                

Savannah, Ga               age 22              Georgia Grad

#21 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Northeast Am T22 + Sunnehanna Am 2nd

09 D1 All American, Nationals T9 + Jones Cup T7

09, 07 & 06 All SEC First Team & 06 Fresh of Year

08 Northeast Am T14 + US Am 32's (05 16's)

07 Porter Cup Champion  +  Southern Am T16

07 & 06 Palmer and 05 Walker Cup teams

07 Dogwood, Jones Cup &  D1 Regionals Top 8

07 & 06 D1 All American & 06 All Fresh (08 All Reg)

06 D1 Nationals T20  &  East Regionals T11

05 Players & Georgia State Am Champion

05 Northeast Am T4 (T5 in 04)   +  Sunnehanna T5

04 & 03 AJGA PoY + 03 US Junior Champ (04 Med)

     

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Henley,  Russell               

Macon, Ga                  Idle Hour G&CC                 age 20

University of Georgia Junior

#32 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 British Amateur 64's

09 D1 AA, 1st Tm All SEC, Nat'ls T9 & Match 2/0/0

08 Porter Cup T16  +  Georgia St Am Champion

08 Dogwood Invitational T15  +  D1 All American

08 D1 Nationals 22nd & East Regional T1

07 Dogwood Inv T10  +  Junior World Cup team

06 Georgia-South Carolina Cup Medalist

06 Georgia Junior Champ + Big I Junior Classic 2nd

06 & 05 Georgia Junior of the Year

05 Macon-Middle Georgia Champion

05 US Junior 16's + 3-time Georgia St HS Champ

 

HOdge,  Jonathan             

Jefferson City, TN          Patriot Hills GC          age 22

Univ of Tennessee Chattanooga Grad

#144 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

08 Tennessee St Am T6  +  Porter Cup T9

08 Dogwood Inv 2nd  +  North & South Am 16's

08 Tennessee State Open T8

08 D1 All American  +  08 & 07 SoCon PoY

07 US Am 32's (16's in 06)  +  Southern Am T14

06 NorthSouth Am Qrtrs + 06 Tenn St Open T6

06 Southern Conference First Team

06 True Temper Classic 2nd ((Tennessee PGA)

03 Tennessee Junior Champion (2nd in 04)

     
                 
 

Jeong,  Yeon Jin             

Busan, KOR               Waverly GC (AUS)              age 19

#143 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 & 08 Maekyung Open T21 (Asian Tour)

09 Mandurah Easter Am T8

09 Aussie Am 32's (2nd stroke)   +  TAS Open T10

08 VIC Am Quarters & Medalist  + Federal Am 6th

08 US Amateur Qualifier  +  Sunnehanna Am T4

08 Kew Open Champion (Australia)

08 Victoria Junior Masters Champion

08 Tasmania Open T14 + Lake Macquarie Am T17

07 Australian Junior 3rd  +  Riversdale Cup T11

06 Maekyung Am 15th + Korean Jun Match Semi's

06 Junior World Cup T7

06 & 05 EP Cup 2nd  +  05 C & T Cup Champ

 

Johnson,  Mark             

Tulsa, OK                Quail Creek G&CC               age 20

Oklahoma State University Junior

#899 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

08 Monroe Invitational T28

08 D1 All Region

07 HP Junior T3

07 Junior PGA 2nd

06 Oklahoma State Amateur Finalist

06 Texas Open Junior Shootout 2nd

 

     

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Kim,  Sihwan                          

buena park, ca            Industry Hills GC           age 20

Stanford University Junior

#15 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Northeast Am 5th  +  D1 Southwest Reg T12

08 US Amateur 16's + Western Amateur Quarters

08 Nationwide Children's & Players Am Top 6

08 D1 1st Team AA, Nat'ls T4 & West Regional 5th

07 US Amateur 16's  +  AJGA Rolex Tof C Champ

07 Cal St Am Semi's  +  06 Orange Bowl Champ

06, 05, 04 AJGA AA + 3-time Mission Hills Champ

06 US Junior & PubLinks Quarters + State Fair T7

05 Dixie Amateur T6  +  05 US Am Match Play

05 Western Am T19  +  USPL Match (T2 in Stroke)

04 US Junior Champion  (05 16's)

 

Knox,  Lee                                

Augusta, GA                    Augusta CC                    age 18

University of Alabama Sophomore

09 Southeastern Am T9

08 Georgia State Junior 2nd (4-time top 20)

08 Southern Junior T6  +  Georgia HS Champion

08 & 05 Georgia HS All State

08 Verizon Junior Heritage 8th + 06 FCWT All Amer

06 Belle Meade Junior Classic Champion

06 Callaway Gardens Jun Classic Champ (2nd in 05)

05 Pine Needles Junior Classic Champion

05 Forest Hills Junior Clasic Champion

05 Furman Junior Classic Champion

     

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Koepka,  Brooks               

Wellington, FL               Seminole CC               age 19

Florida State University Sophomore

#205 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Rice Planters Amateur Champion

09 D1 Southeast Regional T5

09 ACC Freshman of the Year

08 Dixie Amateur T10

07 AJGA All American Hon Men

07 Florida Cup team  +  Junior Players T9

07 US Junior Qualifier

07 & 06 Florida HS 1A Champion

 

Kropp,  Will                           

Edmond, OK                   Oak Tree GC                   age 19

University of Georgia Sophomore

#464 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Memorial Amateur T7  +  Azalea Inv T4

08 Thunderbird International Junior T2

07 Polo Junior Classic 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 Invitational T4 (T15 in 07)

06 AJGA Wildcat Classic Champion

     

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Krywulycz, Mitch 

Sylvania, NSW, Australia       NSW GC        age 21

Augusta State University Senior

#777 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/12)

08 Southeastern Amateur Champion

06 Australian Schoolboys Champion

3-time NSW Schoolboy Champion

 

LaRose, Rick                       

Tucson, AZ                        Tucson CC                       age 60

Brockport St Alum & Univ of Arizona Coach

08 Master of the Amateurs Sen Champ (Australia)

03 & 00 Players Am Senior Champion (04 RU)

03 AZ Senior team & 03 US Senior Am Qual Med

01 & 93 Arizona Golfwater Cup team

98 Porter Cup Senior Champion

97 & 96 Dogwood Invitational Senior Champion

91 US Am Qualifying Medalist (99 & 92 Alternate)

90 US Mid-Amateur Qualifying Medalist

89 US Open Alternate + 67 NY Collegiate Champ

Brockport St & Univ of Arizona Athletic Hall of Fame

     

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Main,  Gregor                         

danville, ca                 Blackhawk GC                age 20

UCLA Sophomore

#74 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 D1 All Amer HM, All Region, All PAC 10 & FoY

09 PGA Tour Buick Inv 70th  +  08 State Fair T9

08 Western Am Quarters  +  Players Amateur T13

08 Junior World Cup T10  +  Sunnehanna Am T19

08 Thunderbird Int'l Jun T2  +  Junior Heritage T5

07 & 06 AJGA All American (07 First team)

07 Polo Junior Classic Medalist & 16's

07 Ping Inv Junior Champion + Cal State Am 16s

07 Northern Cal Classic Junior Champion

07 Footboy Boys Invitational T9 (T3 in 06)

06 Canon Cup West team  +  06 Rolex TofC T5

 

Martin, Alex                        

Middletown, OH                                                          age 22

Indiana University Senior

#154 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 D1 All Region & First Team All Big 10

08 Ohio PubLinks 5th  +  Ohio State Open T10

08 GCGA Amateur Champion

07 US Amateur T65 & Qualifying Medalist

07 Ohio State Open 3rd  (T11 in 06)

07 Greater Cincinnati GA Am Champion (06 Qrtrs)

07 Ohio State Amateur T19

05 Ohio HS All State

04 Ohio Junior Champ  +  US Junior 32s

     
                 
 

Martin,  Ben                        

Greenwood, SC            Greenwood CC            age 21

Clemson University Senior

#105 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Sunnehanna Amateur T12

09 US Open Qualifier  +  D1 All Region & All ACC

08 US Open Alternate  +  D1 West Regional T16

07 D1 All Reg & All ACC + SC St Am 9th (T11 in 05)

07 Players Amateur T14  +  Dogwood Inv T10

07 NorthSouth Am Match  +  06 Rice Planters T8

06 Palmetto Amateur Champion  (6th in 08 & 05)

06 Fest of Flowers Champ + 05 SC Match Am 2nd

05 US Junior Qualifying Co-Medalist  (04 Qualifier)

05 & 04 All State HS team

 

McCoy,  Mike                        

west des moines, ia          Wakonda Club         age 46

Wichita State Univ Alum & Insurance

#61 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Lupton Inv, Coleman Inv & Azalea Inv Top 3

09 Jones Cup 6th  +  08 & 8-time Iowa GA PoY

08 & 05 US Mid Semi's (07 16's)

08 US Am 32's & Qual Med + Western Am T19

08 & 00 Trans-Miss Mid-Am Champion (03 16ís)

07, 05 & 04 Crump Cup Champ  (T3 in 06)

07 Terra Cotta T7  +  06 Northeast T9 (T16 in 08)

05 Coleman T4 + 05 Porter T15

05 Southern Intíl B-Ball Champ (w/ Marucci)

5-time Iowa State Am & Mid-Am Champion

26 USGA Championships & 3-time MVC Champ

     

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McCoy,  Nate                        

west des moines, ia          Wakonda Club         age 18

Iowa State Univ Sophomore

09 Shocker Classic 4th

07 Iowa Masters 5th

07 Herman Sani Invitational 9th

07 Iowa HS 1A Champion

 

McKenney, Tim            

scottsdale, az                   Ancala CC                   age 21

University of Florida Senior

#138 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 D1 All Region & All SEC  +  New Years Inv T5

08 AZ Holiday Classic Champ + US Am Qual Med

08 & 07 Players Am top 6 + 08 Southeastern Am T8

07 Holiday Classic T2  +  D1 Nationals T22

07 US v China tm + 06 AJGA All American (04 HM)

06 Arizona Stroke Am & Thunderbird Int'l Jun 2nd

05 & 04 US Junior Quarters (04 Qual Medalist)

05 AJGA Ping Phoenix Champion

04 FCWT Player of Year (4-time All American)

04 FCWT Nationals 2nd + AZ HS 5A State Champ

03 Northern Arizona Amateur Champion

     

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Mitchell,  Adam          

CHattanooga, TN      Chattanooga G&CC      age 22

University of Georgia Grad

#18 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 & 08 Palmer Cup tm + 09 D1 All Region/SEC

09 & 07 Jones Cup T7 + 09 Master of Ams 4th (AUS)

08 US Amateur Semi's  +  Porter Cup Champion

08 British Am Match + D1 AA & All SEC First Tm

08 D1 East Regional & 07 Northeast Amateur T8

07 D1 All American Hon Men  +  D1 National T9

06 Dogwood Inv T6  +  Tennessee State Open 2nd

04 AJGA All American Honorable Mention

04 Bubba Conlee Junior Champ (course record 60)

04 Southern Junior 2nd  +  US Amateur Qualifier

 

Mitchell, Keith             

Chattanooga, TN          Honors Course          age 17

High School Senior

09 Signal Mountain Invitational 4th

09 AJGA Winstone Junior 6th

08 AJGA All American Hon Men

08 Donald Ross Junior Champion

08 Southern Junior T3

08 AJGA Ringgold Junior 2nd

07 Tennessee HS State 2nd

     

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Mitchell, William       

Roswell, GA                 Woodmont GC                 age 45

Moody Bible Ins Alum & Conditioning Trainer

08 Dogwood Invitational T32

08 North Georgia Invitational Champion

08 Florida Azalea T9

08 Georgia Mid-Amateur T14

07 Stocker Cup 9th

07 US Public Links 16's

07 Birmingham National Invitational 4th

07 Georgia Mid-Amateur T6

07 Georgia Public Links 6th

07 Dixie Amateur T8

 

Morrison, Michael    

roswell, ga                   Druid Hills GC                   age 31

Univ of Georgia Alum & VP of Copy Company

#923 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Lupton Inv 2nd  +  Jones Cup T19

08 Signal Mountain Inv Champion (2nd in 09)

07 Lupton Invitational Champion (12th in 06)

07 Gasparilla Invitational Champion

07 Northeast Am T22  +  05 Porter Cup T15

05 Birmingham Invitational Champion

04 to 00 playing pro  +  3-time D1 All American

00 & 99 Dogwood Inv Top 10 (T38 in 08, T16 in 07)

99 Palmer Cup team  +  Monroe Inv Champion

99 NCAA National Champion team

     
                 
 

Moseley,  Jay                   

Bainbridge, GA              Bainbridge CC              age 24

Auburn University Alum

#174 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

08 St Augustine Am T4  +  US Am Qual Med

08 Southern Am T7  +  Georgia State Am T6

08 Southeastern Amateur T4

08 D1 All American HM, All Region & First Tm SEC

07 US Amateur Match & Qualifying Medalist

06 Labor Day Inv 2nd + Georgia State Am 8th

03 Port City Open Champion

several junior wins

 

Nagy, Matt                               

Buena Vista, GA    Bridgemill Athletic Club     age 2X

Kennesaw State University Junior

#733 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 US Open Qualifier

08 Atlantic Sun All Freshman team

06 Georgia / South Carolina Challenge Cup team

several junior wins

     
                 
 

Northcutt, Glenn   

Dothan, AL                       Dothan CC                        age 22

Auburn University Grad

#141 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Greystone Invitational T2

08 Alabama Match Am Champion & State Am T5

08 Labor Day Inv 2nd  +  Dogwood Inv T15

08 D1 All Region + D1 East Regional T8

07 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

07 Alabama State Amateur T7

07 D1 All Region & All SEC + East Regional 6th

05 Alabama Junior Champion

04 AJGA All American + 03 Future Masters Champ

 

O'Mahony, Greg            

Teiquesta, FL                 Dye Reserve                  age 2X

Nova Southeastern University Grad

#845 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 & 08 D2 All American (07 Hon Men)

08 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

08 Dixie Amateur T3

06 Florida State Amateur 7th

04 AJGA All American Hon Men

     
                 
 

Palms, Lee                              

Greenville, SC              Greenville CC               age 40

Emory University Alum & Insurance

#609 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

08 South Carolina GA Player of the Year

08 So Carolina Mid 3rd (2nd in 06 & 02, 1st in 03)

08 US Mid-Am Qual Med  +  US Amateur T65

08 South Carolina State Amateur Champion

08 Carolinas Mid-Amateur 2nd

Emory University Sports Hall of Fame

91 & 90 D3 All American

91 D3 National Champ (2-time Conference Champ)

4-time Greenville CC Club Champion

 

Pipitone,  Chance        

Houston, TX                   Lakeside CC                   age 21

University of Pennsylvania Senior

08 Barton College Intercollegiate T3

08 Small Spring Classic 5th

07 D1 West Regional T5 (while at Duke)

07 First Team All Ivy League

07 D1 West Regional T5

07 Ivy League Championship 2nd

07 George Washington Invitational T4

07 Princeton Invitational 9th

05 AJGA All American Hon Men

     
                 
 

Raney,  Ben                          

Atlanta, GA                 Druid Hills GC                 age 50

Georgia Tech Alum & Real Estate

08, 07 & 06 Frederica GC Club Champion

05 & 7-time Druid Hills Club Champion

85 Atlanta Open 2nd & Low Amateur

85 PGA Tour Provident Classic Qualifier

3 year Varsity Letterman at Georgia Tech

 

 

Rende,  Derek                       

Soddy Daisy, TN       Brown Acres GC       age 22

Univ of Tennessee Chattanooga Senior

#140 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Sunnehanna Amateur T9

09 & 08 D1 All Region & All Conference

08 Dixie Amateur T16

08 Tennessee State Amateur Champion

07 US Amateur Qualifier

07 Tennessee Match Amateur Medalist

07 Spirit of America T7

07 Tennessee State Open Champion

07 Southern Conference Freshman of the Year

     
                 

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Schniederjans, Oliver  

Powder Springs, GA        Bentwater GC       age 16

High School Junior

09 Western Junior T15

09 US Junior & Georgia St Am Qual Medalist

09 Georgia PGA Junior Champion

09 Robertson Memorial T13

09 Aldila Junior Open T15

08 Press Thorton Future Masters Champion

08 Junior Orange Bowl T10

08 Mayors Junior All Star T2

 

Smith, Tanner                      

Alpharetta, GA              Frederica GC              age 20

Penn State University Sophomore

07 SJGT Hampton Junior 2nd (Champ in 05)

06 SJGT Laura Walker Junior Champion

06 SJGT Calloway Gardens T4

 

     
           

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Stauch, Matt                      

Dublin, OH                Tartan Fields GC                age 21

Florida Southern University Senior

#634 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Florida State Amateur T7

09 D2 All American

08 Spirit of America Champion

07 D2 All American Hon Men

06 US Amateur Qualifier

 

Strickland, Mark    

Woddstock, GA                Pinetree CC                age 40

Wake Forest University Alum

#397 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 & 07 Georgia Mid-Amateur T2

08 Dogwood Inv T3  +  Georgia State Open T11

08 Georgia Four Ball Champion (w/ Brown)

07 Atlanta Amateur Match 2nd

07 USGA State Team T2 individually

07 Georgia State Amateur T2

06 Southeastern Challenge 4/1/0

06 Atlanta City Champion  +  US Amateur 16's

 

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Swafford, Hudson    

Tallhassee, FL             Capital City GC             age 21

University of Georgia Senior

#64 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 & 08 D1 All American & First Team All SEC

09 D1 Southeast Regional T7 & 08 Nationals T9

09 & 07 Azalea Inv Top 13  +  09 Jones Cup T16

07 Players Am T6 (4th in 06) + US Open Alternate

07 D1 All Region & All SEC

06 Dogwood Invitational Champion (T3 in 08)

06 Junior World Cup team + US Am Qualifier

05, 04 & 03 UGA Junior Invitational Champion

04 AJGA All American

 

Swan, Matt                               

Montgomery, AL              Wynlakes CC              age 22

University of Alabama Grad

#135 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Jones Cup T16

08 US Amateur 32's  +  Northeast Am T14

08 D1 All American HM + 08 & 07 All Region

07 & 06 Southern Am T6  (T21 in 08)

06 US Amateur 16's  (05 & 04 Qualifier)

06 Alabama State Amateur T10

06 All SEC  +  05 Junior World Cup T8

04 AJGA All America + Alabama State HS Champ

01 Southern Junior Champion

 

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Thornton,  Ryan        

Chattanooga, TN      Chattanooga G&CC      age 19

Vanderbilt University Freshman

08 Footjoy Invitational T23

07, 06 & 05 Tennessee D2 HS All State team

07 Tennessee Preview HS Champion

07 MacDonalds Tournament of Champions 7th

07 Tennessee State Junior 2nd  (7th in 06)

07 Bubba Conlie National Junior T6

07 & 05 Callaway Gardens Junior Classic 2nd

06 Willow Creek Junior Classic 2nd

05 Plantation Millstone Junior Champion

 

Todd,  Gator (Richard)             

Florence, AL           Turtle Point Y&CC           age 23

University of Alabama Alum

09 New Years Invitational T8

07 Dogwood Invitational T18

07 D1 All Region & First Team All SEC

07 Jones Cup T7  +  Dixie Amateur T6

06 Alabama Match Amateur Semi's

06 Greystone Invitational 3rd

06 & 05 Alabama State Amateur Top 4

05 Florence Invitational Champion

04 Alabama State HS Champion

03 AJGA All American

 

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Tracy, Ethan                       

Hilliard, OH                    Heritage GC                    age 19

Univ of Arkansas Sophomore

#222 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 US Open Alternate

09 D1 All Region

09 D1 SouthCentral Regional T13

08 AJGA All American

08 Columbus District Amateur 2nd

08 Ohio State Amateur T2  (5th in 07)

08 Nationwide Junior Champion

08 SAP Junior Champion 

 

Verlander, Philip    

Decatur, GA                  Druid Hills GC                  age 39

Berry College Alum & Insurance Distribution

08 - 95 Druid Hills Bellyflop Champ

07 Druid Hills Club Champion

05 US Mid-Amateur Qualifier

04 Cuscawilla Four Ball Champion

     
                 
 

Wang,  Minghao              

Reunion, FL                  GC of Georgia                  age 19

Georgia Tech Sophomore

09 Rice Planters T11 + Southeastern Am T9

08 US Am Qualifier + 08 Houston Boys Inv T22

08 Junior Heritage T15  +  07 Polo Junior 32s

07 Bobby Chapman Jun T6  +  Lessings Classic 3rd

07 Pate Andrews Institute Junior 4th

07 Players Amateur T14

07 IJGT Tournament of Champions Champion

07 Florida Azalea T7  +  Dixie Amateur T3

06 Prestige Junior & Biltmore Junior Champion

06 Junior Orange Bowl T10 + Bridgestone Jun 2nd

 

Weaver,  Drew                 

High Point, NC                 High Point CC                age 22

Virginia Tech University Grad

#42 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 US Open T40  +  Sunnehanna Am 8th

09 All American & All ACC

09 Southwest Regional T12 + Jones Cup T7

07 & 06 US Am Match Play (T65 in 08, 03 Qualifier)

07 British Amateur Champion (08 Masters)

06 Southern Am 2nd  +  Palmetto Am T14

06 Eastern Am & Carolinas Am Top 16

04 AJGA All American Honorable Mention

04 North & South Junior Champ + US Junior 32's

     
                 
 

Weaver,  Phillip               

Tuscaloosa, AL              Indian Hills CC             age 20

University of Alabama Sophomore

08 US Amateur T65

08 Eastern Amateur T17

07 Dogwood Inv Qualifying Medalist

06 Pate Southern Junior 5th

06 Estes Abilene Junior 9th

06 Alabama State Junior 4th

05 & 04 Alabama HS 5A 2nd

 

White,  James                       

Acworth, GA                  GC of Georgia                 age 19

Georgia Tech Sophomore

09 ACC Championship T6

08, 07 & 06 Georgia HS 5A All State

08 & 06 Georgia HS 5A Champion

07 US Junior 16's

07 Georgia Junior Champion

06 SJGT ToC Champion

     

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Witcher,  Brett                

Duluth, GA                    St Ives GC                    age 2X

Valdosta State University Grad

#212 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Northeast Amateur T13

09 D2 Player of the Year

09 & 08 D2 First Team All American

08 Cardinal Am T11 + US Am Qualifying Medalist

08 Rice Planters Amateur 4th

08 US v Japan team

08 Northeast Amateur 11th

06 Dogwood Invitational T13

 

Wolfe, Chris                       

Warner Robins, GA          Landings GC          age 21

Armstrong Atlantic State University Grad

#499 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

D2 All American (09 HM, 08 1st tm, 07 3rd)

08 Peach Belt Player of the Year (4-time All Conf)

08 St Augustine Amateur T4

08 & 07 Oglethorpe Invitational Top 5

08 US v Japan collegiate team

     
                 
 

Woolf, Travis                      

Ft Worth, TX                   Colonial CC                   age 22

Texas Christian University Senior

#218 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 & 08 Texas State Amateur Top 5

09 Southwestern Amateur Champion (T13 in 08)

09 Palmetto Amateur T7

08 US Amateur Qualifier

08 & 07 North & South Amateur 32s

07 Cotton States Match Play

06 FCWT All American

06 FCWT Bear Creek Champion

06 Byron Nelson Junior T3

 

Wyatt,  Bobby                   

Mobile, AL                    CC of Mobile                    age 16

High School Senior

#709 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 HP Junior T3

08 Junior Players T6

08 US Junior 32's

08 Junior PGA T5

08 Club Car Junior Champion

08 Steelwood Junior T2

     
                 
 

Yun,  Andrew                          

Chandler, AZ                  Whirlwind GC                age 18

Stanford University Freshman

#191 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 6/30)

09 Thunderbird Int'l & HP Junior T5 + HF Jun 3rd

09 & 07 Arizona Stroke Amateur Champion

4-time AJGA All American  (08 & 06 First team)

08 Ping Inv Junior T3  +  US Junior Quarters

08 & 06 Rolex ToC Top 3 + 08 Verizon Junior Chp

07 AZPL 2nd + 06 Polo Junior Semi's (08 Quarters)

06 AJGA Ping Invitational Champion

06 PGA Junior National T6  +  Canon Cup 3/0/1

06 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

06 Western Junior T9  (T14 in 08)

06 Footjoy Boys Invitational Champ (T6 in 09)

 

 

 

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