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2012 CONTESTANT

PHOTOS & BIOS

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compliments of the

"SP World Amateur Ranking" means

Scratch Players World Amateur Ranking

  

 
   

 
 

Aylwin, Kevin                    

New Smyrna Beach, FL              age 22

University of North Florida Senior

#85 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Southern Amateur T6

11 Florida State Am T2  +  Florida Public Links 2nd

11 US PubLinks Qualifying Medalist (Qualifier in 08 & 07)

11 First Team All Atlantic Sun  +  10 Florida Open T5

10, 08 & 06 US Am Qualifier + 10 FL PubLinks Champ

09 Florida Match Am Semi's  +  09 Florida Open T7

08 & 07 Florida Public Links Champ + 08 State Am T6

07 Florida Junior of Year & Junior Match Champion

07 Volusia County Match & 06 Volusia Am Champ

 
   

 
 

barber,  Blayne              

Lake City, fl    Quail Heights CC    age 22

Auburn University Senior

#10 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Walker Cup tm  +  US Am Match (T3 in stroke)

11 Southern Am 5th  +  Northeast Am 3rd

11 Palmer Cup 2/1/1, US Open Alt + Cen Regional T9

11 D1 All American, SEC 1st Team + Hogan Semi's

10 Dixie Am T9  +  US Am 32's & Qual Medalist

10 Western Am 16 (T3 in stroke)  +  Southern Am 3rd

10 Players Am T4  +  10 & 09 NorthSouth Am 16s

10 Sunnehanna T11, Terra Cotta 6th + Azalea 10th

10 Jones Cup 3rd, 09 St Augustine & Florida St Am Cp

09 D1 All Amer & Nat'l All Freshman + 09 C-USA PoY

09 D1 Nat'l T7 & SE Reg 3rd + 08 & 06 FL Jun Champ

06 FSGA Junior of Year & Junior Match Champ

 
   

 
 

Barrett, Chelso         

Keene, NH       Bretwood GC       age 16

High School Junior

#722 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Polo Junior Classic 16s

11 Ouimet Memorial T2

11 US Junior Finalist & Qualifying Medalist

10 New Hampshire Junior Champion (11 Semi's)

10 US Public Links Qualifier

 
       
 

beck,  Evan                                

Virginia Beach, VA  Princess Anne CC  age 21

Wake Forest University Junior

#88 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Patriot All American T10

11 VA St Op T2 (Champ in 10) + Eastern Am T5 (10 T2)

11 Virginia State Am 16s (2nd in stroke)

11 D1 AA HM, All Region, All ACC, Cen Regional T14

10 D1 Southeast Regional T13

09 Byron Nelson Junior Award + Canon Cup Team

08 AJGA 1st Team All American + Polo Jun Co-Medal

08 Junior Players & Golf Pride Junior Champion

08 US Junior Finalist + Chapman & NorthSouth Jun 3rd

 
   

 
 

bedford,  Lee                   

Cary, NC                                              age 21

Wake Forest University Senior

#56 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Amateur 32s  +  Cardinal Am T4 (T3 in 09)

11 Sunnehanna Amateur T2

11 D1 All American HM, All Region & All ACC

11 D1 Central Regional T9

10 North & South Am Quarters + Southeastern Am 4th

10 D1 All American Hon Men, All Region & All ACC

08 Western Junior T7 & 07 Carolinas Junior Champ

 
   

 
 

biddle,  Blake                   

St Charles, IL     Royal Fox CC    age 20

UNLV Sophomore

#140 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Amateur 16s (2nd in stroke)

11 Illinois State Am T6

11 US Open Alternate  +  D1 West Regional T8

11 Mountain West Conference Freshman of the Year

10 Quad Cities Jun Open T3 + 10 & 09 IL HS 2A All St

09 Illinois St Open T10 + Robertson Memorial Jun T5

08 Illinois State Open 5th  +  07 FCWT All American

 
   

 
 

black,  Connor               

Humble, TX     Houstonian G&CC    age 15

High School Sophomore

#371 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 AJGA First Team All American

11 Polo Junior Classic Quarters

11 Junior Players T7

11 AJGA West/East Matches 3/0/1 (W/H/L)

11 US Junior 16s & Qualifying Co-Medalist

11 Western Junior Champion

11 Footjoy Boys Inv 3rd  +  10 Houston City T3

 
       
 

bozzelli, Dominic      

Pittsford, NY    Locust Hll CC    age 20

Auburn University Junior

#135 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

12 New Years Inv 7th + 11 New York State Am Champ

11 Northeast Am T22  +  Sunnehanna Am T17

11 Monroe Inv T10  +  10 & 09 RDGA Amateur Top 4

10 Eastern Amateur Champ + 09 New York St Am T2

09 & 08 RDGA Match Am Champ (10 Finalist)

08 AJGA All American HM  +  US Junior Semi's

08 New York State Amateur 16's & Co-Medalist

08 Monroe Inv T14 + 07 US Amateur Qualifier

07 AJGA Road Runner & 06 Lessings Junior 2nd

 
   

 
 

Buckley, Max                  

Rye, NY      Westchester CC      age 22

SMU Senior

#312 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Amateur Quarters & Qualifying Medalist

11 Metropolitan Amateur Quarters (T2 in stroke)

11 Westchester Open T12

11 Hochster Memorial Champion

09 US Amateur Qualifier

08 Metropolitan Stroke Am 7th

08 Westchester Amateur Champion

 
       
 

Bull, Charlie                          

Wentworth, ENG                         age 20

University of Akron Sophomore

#694 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Canadian Amateur T11 + Florida Azalea 4th

10 Florida Junior Match Champion

10 FCWT First Team All American

10 Florida Junior 4th  +  Western Junior T8

10 Southern Junior T4  +  Future Masters 7th

09 Florida Junior Match Finalist

 
   

 
 

Collins, Will                   

Salisbury, NC                            age 22

University of Virginia Grad

#29 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 South Beach International Amateur 4th

11 Mid-Atlantic Am T2  +  US Am Match & Qual Med

11 Northeast Am T7 + Monroe Inv T10

11 Sunnehanna Am T4  +  Kenridge Inv Champion

11 D1 All Region & East Regional T14

11 Jones Cup T12  + 10 Cardinal & Sunnehanna T3

10 D1 All Region & All ACC + D1 National T25

09 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

07 North Carolina St Am T4 + Cardinal Amateur T3

06 North Carolina Junior Match Champion

2-time HS 2A State Champion

 
   

 
 

Constable, Donald  

Wayzata, MN     Spring Hill GC     age 22

University of Minnesota Grad

#90 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 & 10 US Amateur Match (11 & 10 Qualifying Medalist)

11 Minnesota St Am Champ  +  MN Champions T4

11 D1 All Region & All Big 10

10 Porter Cup T10  +  Minnesota St Am 2nd

10 North & South Amateur Champion (Quarters in 11)

10 Minnesota Match Am Finalist + US Open First Alt

10 Minnesota Tournament of Champions T3

09 MN Match Am Champ + 06 & 05 MN HS Champ

 
   

 
 

Cook, Kenny                           

Noblesville, IN   Sagamore Club   age 31

Ball State University Alum & Accountant

#659 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Mid-Amateur Finalist

10 Pepsi Indiana T8 + Indiana PubLinks T7

09 US Mid-Amateur 32s

09 US Amateur Qualifying Co-Medalist

09 Indianapolis Amateur T7

03 US Amateur Match

 
       
 

Cromie,  Michael           

Cary, NC                                                           age 20

University of Georgia Sophomore

#785 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Western Amateur 17th

11 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

10 Rice Planters Am T17  +  09 Verizon Junior 7th

09 Robertson Memorial Junior T2

09 & 08 North Carolina HS All State

08 FCWT Bermuda Run Open Champion

07 North & South Junior Champion

07 AJGA Jacksonville All Star Champion

 
   

 
 

Dale, Sean                                    

Jacksonville, FL  Jacksonville G&CC  age 22

University of North Florida Junior

#140 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

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  +  Chapman Junior Champ

07 US Junior Quarters  +  FCWT Nationals T2

 
       
 

Elmore,  McCuen          

Palatine, IL                                     age 22

Clemson University Senior

#299 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 South Carolina State Amateur 8th (T4 in 10)

11 & 10 Greystone Invitational Top 4

09 South Carolina Match Amateur Semi's

08 Palmetto Amateur T11 (T17 in 07)

07 South Carolina "Mr Golf"

06 South Carolina Junior of the Year

06 South Carolina State Amateur 10th

 
       
 

Engler,  John                      

Augusta, GA     Augusta CC     age 33

Clemson University Alum

#206 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

12 Crane Cup T2

11 US Mid-Amateur Semi's (2nd in stroke, 10 32s)

11 US Amateur Qualifying Co-Medalist

11 & 10 Palmetto Amateur Top 5

11 Coleman Invi 3rd  +  Azalea Inv T14

09 regained amateur status

07 - 02 playing professional (PGA & Nationwide Tours)

01 US Amateur 16s  +  3-time D1 All American

 
   

 
 

Enoch,  Rhys                         

Truro, WAL          Truro GC         age 23

East Tennessee State Senior (+ Welsh Nat'l Tm)

#110 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 European Am T23 + British Open Final Qual Alt

11 St Andrews Links Tr T2 + Scottish Open Am T10

11 Welsh Op Am T4, 10 Brit Am Qrtrs  +  D1 E Reg T1

10 D1 All American HM & All Region

09 Parman Cup 6th  +  Welsh Am Finalist (07 Quarters)

09 South of England T13  +  British Am 64's (07 32s)

09 St Andrews Links 3rd  +  All Atlantic Sun First Tm

08 European Am T6  +  Parman Cup T2

08 Sunnehanna Am T8  +  D1 All Region

07 St Mellion Int'l Am 2nd  +  Welsh Open Am 12th 

07  Brabazon Trophy T9  +  Spanish Int'l Am 16s

 
   

 
 

Erdy,  David                             

Boonville, IN                                age 22

Indiana University Senior

#219 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

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)

 
   

 
 

Espana,  Edouard            

Bordeaux, FRA Bordelais GC  French Elite Tm

#36 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 South Beach International Amateur T14

11 Masters 13 T9 (Alps Tour) + Turkish Am Open T8

11 French Amateur Semi's (10 Quarters & T2 in stroke)

11 European Am T23  +  European Am Team T13

11 St Andrews Links Trophy T10

11 French Int'l Am 2nd (T9 in 10) + Mouchy Cup 2nd

11 Spanish Int'l Am 16's + Portuguese Int'l Am T3

11 So African Stroke Am T5 + FRA v SA 3/0/1 (W/H/L)

10 Regions 2nd + Italian Int'l Am Semi's (T2 in stroke)

10 Medoc Grand Prix 5th + Landes Grand Prix Champ

10 British Am Quarters + 10 French Int'l Match Am 16's

10 Bordeaux Grand Prix Champion

 
   

 
 

Fendt, Philipp               

Vienna, AUT                                 age 22

University of Louisiana Lafayette Senior

#122 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Austrian International Amateur 5th

11 European Amateur Team Top 20

11 Austrian National Open 3rd  +  British Am 16s

11 D1 All Region  +  10 World Amateur Team T17

10 European Challenge T1

10 Austrian National Open Champion

10 All Sun Belt & First Team All Louisiana

09 Austrian Int'l Am & Slovenian Open 4th (Alps Tour)

08 Hungarian Am 2nd  +  Slovenian Am 3rd

07 Carinthia St Am Champ + 06 Austria Match Am 2nd

05 Austrian Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

Fly,  Jonathan                          

Memphis, TN    TPC Southwind    age 23

University of Memphis Senior

#113 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 South Beach International Amateur T7

11 Memphis Am Champion  +  US Am Qual Medalist

11 & 10 Conference USA First Team

11 Tennessee State Open Champion

10 Tennessee State & Memphis Am Champion

10 Tennessee Match Am Finalist & Medalist

09 US Amateur Match Play  +  Greystone Inv T5

09 Tennessee Match Am Medalist & Semi's

08 & 07 Tennessee Match Amateur Quarters

07 Footjoy Boys Invitational T9

 
   

 
 

Gilliam,  Nick                  

Gainesville, FL   Gainesville G&CC   age 33

Univ of Florida Alum & Footjoy Manager

#760 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Am Qual Medalist  +  Northeast Am T22

11 Travis Inv Champion  +  Terra Cotta Inv 3rd

10 Fall - regained amateur status

07 - 01 Tour Professional (PGA, Nationwide, mini's)

as pro, 6 2nds, 15 top 5's, 26 T10's, 49 T20's, 83 cuts

07-02 PGA Q-School Stage 2 Qualifier

01 D1 First Tm All American & Palmer Award recipient

01 D1 National Champion (Nat'l Champ team member)

99 All SEC + CC of Birmingham Club Champion

97 & 96 Wisconsin Junior of Year + 96 US Junior Qrtrs

 
   

 
 

Hak, Shunyat                            

Hong Kong, CHN       age 18       HS Senior

#193 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 & 09 AJGA First Team All American (2nd tm in 10)

11 Hong Kong Open T46 (Euro Tour, T60 in 09)

11 Ping Inv Junior 2nd (7th in 10) + Putra Lion Cup T3

11 Rolex TofC Champion (T4 in 10 & 09)

11 Innisbrook Jun Champion

11 HP Junior 4th (T8 in 10) + 10 Junior Players 5th

10 US Am Qualifying Medalist  +  Southern Am T10

10 Footjoy Boys Inv 5th  +  T-bird Int'l Junior T14

10 Robertson Mem Junior & Terra Cotta Inv T7

10 Florida Azalea Champ (T4 in 09)

09 Mizuno Junior Champion

 
       
 

Hamrick,  Hunter        

Montgomery, AL   Wynlakes G&CC   age 22

University of Alabama Senior

#67 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Amateur Match  +  Cardinal Am T14

11 Southern Am T8  +  Players Amateur T15

11 D1 All Region, Cen Regional T4 + Jones Cup T8

10 & 09 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

10 & 09 Alabama State Amateur Champion

10 & 09 D1 All American Hon Men & All Region

10 Jones Cup T8 + 09 Montgomery Inv T4

09 Southeastern Am T9  +  D1 NE Regional Medalist

08 Montgomery Inv 2nd  +  Southern Am T11

08 Terra Cotta Inv T5 + 07 AJGA All American HM

 
   

 
 

Harvey,  Scott                   

Greensboro, NC    Sedgefield CC    age 32

University of West Florida Alum

#83 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Bryan Amateur & Eagle Point Inv Champion

11 US Mid-Am 16's  +  North Carolina Mid-Am T2

11 Cardinal Am T10 + NC Match Am Semi's & Medalist

11 Carolinas Amateur Champion (2nd in 10, Semi's in 08)

11 North Carolina Open Champion + Coleman Inv T6

11 & 10 Carolinas Mid Top 3  +  11 Gasparilla Inv T3

10 US Mid Qrtrs & Co-Med  +  10 & 08 NC Mid Top 2

10 US Am 64's (10, 09 & 07 Qual Med)  +  Porter Cup T10

10 NC St Am T8, Bryan Am T2 + 09 US Mid-Am 32s

09 & 07 Bryan Am & 07 Kivett Memorial Champion

08 & 07 North Carolina Players Champion

 
   

 
 

Hebert,  Michael           

Orlando, FL      Rio Pinar GC      age 21

Auburn University Junior

#127 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

12 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

 
   

 
 

Hinton,  Craig                   

Thame, ENG      Oxfordshire GC      age 23

English National Squad

#138 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Euro Tour Stage 1 Qualifying T10

11 European Am T23 + British Open Final Qualifier

11 Brabazon Trophy T5 + St Andrews Links Trophy T10

11 Welsh Open Amateur T9 + Portuguese Int'l Am T6

10 Tillman Trophy T13 + French Int'l Match Am Qrtrs

09 Finnish Open Am T10 + 08 St Andrews Links T20

 
   

 
 

Hofmann,  Adam          

Pittsburgh, PA      Oakmont CC      age 22

Vanderbil University Senior

#258 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Pennsylvania State Open T9

11 US Am Qualifying Co-Med

11 Pennsylvania State Am 3rd + Northeast Am T11

10 Greystone Invitational T5 + 09 Eastern Am T4

07 Pennsylvania State Amateur Champion (T6 in 08)

06 Western Junior T5

 
   

 
 

Homa,  Max                               

Valencia, CA        Valencia GC        age 21

University of California Junior

#40 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Porter Cup T21  +  Players Amateur 4th

11 Sunnehanna Am T8  +  NCAA D1 National T17

11 D1 All Region & All PAC 10  +  10 State Fair T5

10 US Amateur Quarters & Qualifying Co-Medalist

10 Trans-Miss Am T3  +  Los Angeles City 5th

10 D1 Regional T28 + 09 Mission Hills Desert Jun 3rd

09 Robinson Ranch Jun Champ + Long Beach Op 40th

08 Hanmi Junior Open T3 + Midwest Junior Players T6

 
   

 
 

Hossler,  Beau             

Mission Viejo, CA  Mission Viejo CC  age 16

High School Junior

#100 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 AJGA All American  +  Junior Players T7

11 US Amateur 32's (T3 in stroke) + Junior PGA T7

11 US Junior Quarters & Medalist

11 Junior World Champion  +  Sahalee Players T4

11 US Open Qualifier + Los Angeles City Junior T4

10 AJGA First Team All American

10 PING Inv Junior 3rd  +  Emerson Junior 2nd

10 Stockton Junior Open Champion

10 Trader Joe's Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

Hudson, Bobby               

Memphis, TN      Memphihis CC      age 24

University of Texas Grad

#81 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

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)

06 US Amateur Qualifier  +  05 Orange Bowl 6th

 
   

 
 

Hughes, Mackenzie   

Dundas, ON                                   age 21

Kent State University Senior

#55 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Spirit International T1

11 US Amateur Match + Canadian Am Champion

11 Ontario Am 12th  +  Glencoe Inv Champion

10 Canadian Am T5  +  10 Porter Cup T10

10 US Am Qual Med  +   Ontario Am T5

10 D1 All Region & All Mid-America First Team

09 Canadian U22 team + Canadian Amateur T3

09 Canadian & Ontario Junior 2nd

09 & 07 Ontario Amateur Top 7

09 All MAC & Freshman of the Year

 
       
 

Jaeger,  Stephan        

Munich, GER       Munchen GC       age 22

Univ of Tennessee Chattanooga Senior

#34 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

12 New Years Inv T2 + US Amateur 32s

11 & 10 Signal Mt Inv Champ  +  11 TN St Open T2

11 & 10 D1 All Region & SoCon Player of the Year

10 Fleesensee Classic (EDP Tour) T11

10 British Am 32s + 09 Austrian Open Amateur 11th

09 Luxembourg Int'l Am T5 + British Am 32's

09 D1 South Central Regional T13

09 All Southern Conference & Freshman of Year

08 Danish Int'l Am T2 + Signal Mountain Inv 4th

 
   

 
 

Jones,  Alastair                 

Radyr, Cardiff, WAL  Radyr GC  age 21

Texas State University Senior

#178 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 St David's Gold Cross T4 + Tucker Trophy 2nd

11 Brabazon Tr T23 + Brit Am Quarters (2nd in stroke)

10 Welsh Amateur Champion (09 Quarters)

10 St David's Gold Cross Champion (6th in 09)

10 St Andrews Links Trophy T15

10 & 09 Welsh U21 Champ + 09 Aberconwy 3rd

 
       
 

Karlsson,  Jeff           

Gothenburg, SWE                    age 22

Kennesaw State University Senior

#88 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Palmer Cup 2/1/1

11 D1 All American & Atlantic Sun Player of the Year

11 D1 National T20  +  SE Regional T6

10 European Am 4th + The Princess T6 (Challenge Tour)

10 Nordea Masters T6  +  Sturup Park Masters T16

10 Jacobson Masters 2nd  +  D1 SE Regional T8

10 All Atlantic Sun Conference

various Swedish teams & junior wins 

 
   

 
 

Kennerly,  Billy         

Alpharetta, GA    CC of the South    age 19

Clemson University Freshman

#341 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Palmetto Amateur T5

11 FootJoy Boys Invitational Champion

11 Thunderbird Int'l Junior T2  +  Junior Inv T9

11 Exide Junior Open T2  +  HP Junior T5

10 Dixie Amateur T9  +  Junior Players T8

10 North Carolina Junior Open T2

10 US Am Qualifier

 
   

 
 

Kim, Michael                                

Del Mar, CA      Crosby at RSF      age 18

University of California Freshman

#125 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Pacific Coast Am T15  +  Southern Am T8

11 Sahalee Players T12  +  Dogwood Inv T4

11 Junior Invitational 8th + 10 AJGA All American HM

10 Polo Junior Classic Finalist + Scratch Players 12th

10 US Amateur Qualifier  +  Canon Cup 3/0/1

10 Rolex ToC T18  +  Western Junior 2nd

09 Emerson Junior Golf Classic T6

09 TEE UP Junior T7 +  PING Phoenix Junior T4

 
   

 
 

Knox,  Jeff                                   

Augusta, GA  AugustaCC  age 49  Georgia Alum

11 US Mid-Amateur 32s  +  Azalea Inv T14

09 & 08 Georgia St Am T4  +  Rice Planters 8th

09 Palmetto T3, 08 Dogwood 10th + 08 AzaleaT13

09 & 08 GA Mid-Am Champ (3rd in 11 & 10, 5-time 2nd)

08 Charlie Coe Invitational Champion (w/ Kuehne)

07 Alotian Club Champ (AR) + Georgia Open T11

07-05 Oglethorpe Top 3 + 07 Georgia St Am T2

06 & 9-time Peachtree Club Champ + GA St Am 2nd

06 Palmetto T6 + 05 & 3-time Augusta Club Champ

03 USGA State Team 4th individually  (99 team)

01 Southern Am 6th (10th in 00) + 98 GA St Am 2nd

99 US Mid-Am 16's (3-time Match, 5-time qualifier)

99 & 95 US Am Qualifier + 98 Azalea Am Champ

 
   

 
 

Knox,  Lee                                  

Augusta, GA       Augusta CC       age 21

University of Alabama Junior

10 Georgia State Amateur Champion (11th in 11)

10 SEC All Fresh + 10 & 09 Southeastern Am Top 9

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 8th  +  06 FCWT All American

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

 
   

 
 

Kraft,  Kelly                          

Denton, TX   Tenison Park   age 23   SMU Grad

#3 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Master of Ams T4 + South Beach Int'l Am Champ

11 Australian Open T19  +  Spirit Int'l T1

11 Walker Cup Team & US Amateur Champion

11 Western Am T27  +  Porter Cup T6

11 Trans Miss Amateur Champion

11 & 08 Texas State Amateur Champion

11 D1 AA HM & All Region  +  Jones Cup T12

11, 10 & 09 Conference USA First Team (10 PoY)

10 North & South Amateur Finalist  +  D1 All Region

09 Dixie Am & Scratch Players Top 15

08 Dixie Am T16  +  Barrett Amateur T3

08 D1 All Region & D1 East Regional T8

 
   

 
 

Leopold,  Bobby           

Cranston, RI        Potowomut GC        age 27

Bentley University Alum

#273 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 RI PoY, RI Mid-Am Champ  +  US Amateur 16's

11 Rhode Island Open T10 + Northeast Amateur T22

11 RI St Am Qrtrs & Co-Med + Hornblower Mem Champ

10 Dixie Am T9, US State Team T5 + US Am Match

10 FL Azalea T5, NE Am T13  +  Monroe Inv T12

10 Florida Azalea T5  +  09 US State Team 7th

09 Rhode Island PoY + Rhode Island Stroke Am 2nd

09 Rhode Island State Amateur Champ (Semi's in 10)

09 RI Burke & MA Hornblower Memorial Champion

08 RI Tri-State team + NE-10 PoY & Conf Champ

08, 07 & 06 Hankley Common Club Champ (UK)

 
   

 
 

Letson,  Doug                   

Tampa, FL                                        age 21

Florida State University Junior

#991 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Cardinal Amateur T10

11 Spirit of America 5th

09 Gasparilla Invitational 2nd

 
   

 
 

Lewis,  Randy                         

Alma, MI                                      age 54

Central Michigan Alum & Financial Advisor

#490 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Mid-Amateur Champion

09 Michigan Golf Hall of Fame Inductee

09 US Mid-Amateur 16s (Semi's in 99, Finalist in 96)

09 & 08 Michigan Stroke Am Top 10

07 Michigan State Am Semi's (Champ in 92 & 99)

90s Michigan Player of the Decade

98 Michigan Mid-Am Champion

2-time Horton Smith Invitational Champion

has played in 18 USGA Championships

 
   

 
 

Liu,  Jim                                             

Smiithtown, NY     Link at Shirley     age 16

High School Junior

#133 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

12 Puerto Rico Junior Open & New Years Inv T2

11, 10 & 09 AJGA All American  +  11 Orange Bowl T5

11 Polo Junior Classic Quarters (2nd in stroke)

11 St Augustine Am T2  +  Junior Players T3

11 Footjoy Boys Inv T6  +  10 Junior Ryder Cup 2/1/0

10 US Junior Champion  +  Public Links 32s

10 & 09 Footjoy Boys Invitational Top 8

10 Sunnehanna Am T9  +  09 Ping Inv Junior 3rd

09  US Junior 16s  +  Lessings Junior 3rd

 
   

 
 

Loftsson,  Olafur     

Gardabaer, ISL                                age 24

NC Charlotte Senior

#216 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Cardinal Amateur Champion

11 & 08 European Amateur Team Top 20

11 Icelandic Tour #3 3rd  +  British Am 64s

11 All Atlantic 10 Conference

10 World Team Amateur T24

10 D1 All Region & All Atlantic 10

09 Icelandic Amateur Champion

09 D3 National Champion (at Oglethorpe)

08 World Team Amateur T37

 
       
 

Macpherson, Bryden     

Melbourne, VIC    age 20    Georgia Junior

#27 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 JBWere Masters (Australasia Tour) T40

11 British Open T72  +  Dogwood Inv T17

11 British Amateur Champion + D1 Nat'l Match 3/0/0

11 & 10 Australian Am Semi's  +  11 Jones Cup T19

10 Southern Am T16  +  Dogwood Inv T3

10 D1 All Region & All SEC + 09 Argentina Am Qrtrs

09 Tailhade Cup 9th  +  AUS Interstate 7/2/1 (W/H/L)

09 Tennant Cup T7  +  British Am 64's

09 NZ Am 16's & Medalist  +  SA Am Classic 2nd

09 Mandurah Am T15 + AUS Am 32's & Medalist

09 Riversdale Cup T4  +  Victoria PGA T10

08 Dunes Med Chp, Fed Am Op 3rd + Aussie Am 16s

 
   

 
 

McCarthy, Denny    

Burtonsville, MD     Argyle CC     age 18

University of Virginia Freshman

#191 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Amateur Match 

11 Western Am T32  +  Maryland Junior Champion

11 Northeast Am T11  +  Kenridge Inv Champion

10 AJGA First Team All American

10 Junior PGA Champion + 10 & 09 US Am Qualifier

10 US Junior Semi's  +  Maryland State Open Champ

10 Footjoy Boys Inv 6th + Thunderbird Int'l Junior 2nd

09 Polo Junior Classic Quarters + Mid-Atlantic Am T6

09 Big I Junior Champion + New Castle Junior 2nd

 
   

 
 

McCurdy, Will               

Fort Payne, AL   Terrapin Hills CC   age 21

Auburn University Senior

#129 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Amateur Match  +  Montgomery Inv 2nd

11 Palmetto Amateur Champion

11 Eastern Amateur T2  +  Spirit of America 2nd

11 Alabama State Am T3  +  10 Montgomery Inv T6

10 Eastern Am T14 + D1 South Central Regional T11

09 Montgomery Invitational Champion

09 Alabama Match Ama Semi's + Spirit of America T9

09 Alabama State Am T7 + 08 AL Match Am Quarters

08 Alabama State Am T5 + 07 US Junior 32s

 
   

 
 

Mehles, Max                     

Pulhoim, GER     Hubbelrath GC     age 17

German National Team

#555 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Orange Bowl T8

11 Gate American Junior 3rd

11 German Junior Masters 2nd

11 European Boys Team 11

11 French Int'l Boys Medalist

11 German Match Amateur Finalist

10 German Junior 3rd

 
       
 

Nagy, Matt                               

Buena Vista, GA   Bridgemill AC   age 22

Kennesaw State University Senior

#176 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Cardinal Am T2  +  US Am Qualifier

11 D1 All Region & First Team All Atlantic Sun

10 Players Amateur & Jones Cup T6

09 US Public Links 32's  +  Dogwood Inv T9

09 US Open Qualifier

08 Atlantic Sun All Freshman team

06 Georgia / South Carolina Challenge Cup team

several junior wins

 
   

 
 

Nesmith,  Matthew 

N Augusta, SC                           age 17

High School Senior (South Carolina 12/13)

#166 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

12 Carolinas Georgia Junior Champion

11 Jones Cup Junior Champion (2nd in 10)

11 Polo Junior Classic Champion

11 PING Inv Junior 3rd + Bobby Chapman Junior T3

11 AJGA WestEast Matches 3/0/0 + US Junior Match

11 South Carolina Junior 2nd + Junior Invitational 4th

11 HP Boys T13  +  Heritage Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

Paolini,  Brinson     

Virginia Beach, VA  Princess Anne CC     age 21

Duke University Junior

#116 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 D1 National T13

11 D1 AA HM, All Region & All ACC  +  Jones Cup T8

10, 09 & 08 Virginia State Amateur Champ (16s in 11)

10 US Am Qualifier  +  Sunnehanna Am T14

10 D1 All Region + Central Regional T6

10 & 09 Jones Cup Top 8 + 09 & 08 US Am Qualifier

08 Dixie Amateur T3  +  Junior Polo Classic Finalist

08 Eastern Am 3rd  +  Footjoy Boys Invitational T6

08 Junior Players T9  +  Western Junior T8

 
   

 
 

Patterson, Brett     

McMinnville, TN   Wriillowbrook GC   age 20

Middle Tennessee State Univ Sophomore

#258 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

12 Dixie Amateur T14

11 US Open Qualifier + All Sun Belt Conference

11 Tennessee State Open T11

10 Tennessee State Amateur 8th

10 Tennesee State Match Am Champion

10 Spirit of America Champion

09 Future Masters 2nd

 
       
 

Peck,  Cameron                

Olympia, WA  Tumwater Valley GC   age 21

Texas A&M Junior

#45 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Western Am T18  +  Pacific Coast Am 17th

11 & 10 D1 All American HM & All Region

11 D1 National T3  +  Southwest Regional 3rd

10 US Amateur Match  +  Scratch Players T6

10 Pacific Coast Am T3 + Sahalee Players T6

10 D1 Nationals T18 + SoCentral Regional T11

09 Scratch Players 5th + Western Amateur 18th

09 Pacific Coast Am T7  +  US Public Links 16's

08 AJGA Player of Year  +  Canon Cup 2/1/1

08 US Junior Champion + HP Junior Champion

08 Footboy Boys Inv & Mahan Junior Op Champion

 
       
 

Phelan,  Kevin                    

Waterford, IRL    Princess Anne      age 21

University of North Florida Junior

#68 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 European Am T9  +  European Am Team T13

11 First Team All Atlantic Sun

10 World Team Am T24  +  US PubLinks Semi's

10 US Open Qualifier  +  All Atlantic Sun

10 D1 SoCen Regional T2 + 09 FSGA Junior of Year

09 Florida Match Am Semi's  +  Florida St Am 3rd

08 AJGA All American HM + East Canon Cup Team

08 Terra Cotta Inv T5  +  Mizuno Junior Champion

08 Florida Azalea T2 + 07 St Augustine Am T5

 
   

 
 

Porteous, Garrick  

Morpeth, ENG  Bamburgh Castle CC   age 21

University of Tennessee Senior

#118 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Home Internationals 4/2/0 (W/H/L)

11 European Amateur T9  +  Tillman Trophy 2nd

11 British Amateur 64s (T4 in stroke)

11 NCAA D1 Central Regional T4

10 European Amateur T22

10 NCAA D1 Southwest Regional T14

09 Northumberland County Am Semi's

07 Fairhaven Trophy 2nd + Carris Trophy 3rd

 
       
 

Proveaux,  Cody       

Leesville, SC   age 17   High School Senior

#98 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Gate American Junior Champion

11 Polo Junior Quarters + Bobby Chapman Junior 2nd

11 Duke of York Junior 3rd  +  US Amateur Qualifier

11 Junior PGA Champion  +  Players Amateur T18

11 AJGA WestEast Matches 3/0/1 (W/H/L)

11 Rolex ToC Junior T2  +  US Junior Qualifier

11 FootJoy Boys Inv 2nd  +  HP Junior 2nd

10 AJGA All American & Carolinas Junior of the Year

10 Polo Junior Classic Champion & T2 in stroke

10 Bobby Chapman Junior 2nd + Junior Players 4th

10 South Carolina State Am T8 + Carolinas Junior T2

10 US Junior 16's, SC Jun Match Champ + Heritage T3

 
   

 
 

Pugh,  Rhys                              

Pontypridd, WAL  Vale of Glamorgan  age 18

East Tennessee State Freshman

#77 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Walker Cup 3/0/0  +  European Amateur T9

11 Welsh Am Finalist  +  St David's Gold Cross T4

11 European Am Team T23 + Irish Am Open Champ

11 Lytham Trophy T23  +  Trubshaw Cup T2

11 Peter McEvoy Tr 3rd + 10 Abu Dhabi Junior 2nd

10 Duke of York Junior 4th  +  Jacques Leglise 2/1/1

10 Clwyd Trophy Champion (T5 in 09)

10 Fairhaven Trophy & McElvoy Trophy Champion

09 Aberconwy Trophy Champion

09 Trubshaw Cup 6th  +  08 Duncan Putter T8

previous GB&I Boys Team Captain

 
       
 

Reeves,  Crawford       

Greenville, SC     Thornblade Club     age 20

Clemson University Junior

#349 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Northeast Amateur T18  +  Monroe Inv T15

11 D1 All Region & South Central Regional T7

10 South Carolina State Am T10 + Eastern Am T5

09 South Carolina Match Amateur Champion

08 AJGA First Team All American

08 Golfweek Junior Inv T5 + US Am Qual Medalist

08 Rolex ToC T7  +  Palmetto Amateur 9th

08 Robertson Memorial Junior Champion

 
       
 

Rusch,  Ben                            

Weinfelden, SUI                            age 22

University of Virginia Sophomore

#161 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Swiss International Amateur 12th (4th in 10)

11 & 09 Omnium Suisse T2 (T4 in 10, 7th in 08)

11 European Am Team 7th + Brabazon Trophy T23

11 Central Swiss Am T2 + 10 World Team Am T24

10 Swiss Central Open Amateur T3

10 Championnat du Leman Champion (2nd in 09)

10 Championnat de Bale T3

10 Championnat du Tessin Champion

09 Zurich Am Champion  +  Austria Int'l Am T8

09 Tillman Trophy T11 + 08 Champ du Tessin 4th

 
       
 

ShaH, Manav                          

Bakersfield, CA    San Diego CC    age 19

UCLA Sophomore (transfer from USD)

#494 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 SCGA Amateur 2nd

11 D1 West Regional T2

11 All WCC HM

10 Los Angeles City Junior 2nd

10 Bakersfield City 2nd

 
   

 
 

Shufflebotham, Jason

Presatyn, WAL                              age 23

University of Alabama Birmingham Senior

#175 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Home Internationals 5/1/0 (W/H/L)

11 Welsh Amateur Champion (08 Quarters, 06 Semi's)

11, 10 & 09 St David's Gold Cross Top 6

11 & 07 Aberconwy Trophy Champ (T2 in 10, 3rd in 06)

11 All Conference USA + Clwyd Trophy 7th (T2 in 08)

10 Tucker Trophy T2 + 07 British Am Semi's (T66 in 11)

07 Welsh Open U21 3rd  +  Welsh Open Am T14

07 Trubshaw Cup T2 (7th in 06)

06 & 05 North of Wales Four Counties Champion

 
       
 

StaL, Gary                                  

Villette D'Anthon, FRA  Lyon GC  age 20

#12 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 South Beach International Amateur 5th

11 Regions Trophy 2nd (7th in 10) + European Club 3rd
11 Allianz Open Lyon T15 (Challenge Tour)
11 Euro Tour Stage 1 Qualifying T3
11 & 10 Lignel Trophy Top 2 + 11 Swiss Int'l Am T5
11 European Amateur T4 + Biarritz Cup T4 (T11 in 10)
11 Lyon Grand Prix Champion (3rd in 09)
11 British Am 64's + St Andrews Links Trophy T20
11 French Int'l Am Champion (T6 in 10, T3 in 09)
11 Italian Int'l Am Semi's + Mouchy Cup Champion
11 Spanish Int'l Amateur Quarters & Co-Medalist
11 Portuguese Int'l Am T13 + 10 Orange Bowl T6
10 French Boys 3rd + Scratch Players T7

 
       
 

Sutton, Mitch                  

London, ON                                    age 20

North Carolina State Junior

#111 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 US Amateur 32s & Qual Medalist

11 & 10 Monroe Invitational Top 6

11 D1 SE Regional T1  +  All Region & All ACC

10 Ontario Amateur 4th (T9 in 09) +  Glencoe Inv T9

09 & 08 Canadian Junior of the Year

09 Canadian Amateur 2nd + Canadian Junior Champ

09 Ontario Junior Match Champion

09 & 08 Ontario Match Amateur Quarters

08 Canadian & Ontario Junior Champ

 
   

 
 

Taylor,  Ben                      

Leatherhead, ENG  Walton Heath GC  age 19

Nova Southeastern University Sophomore

#182 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Dixie Amateur 4th  +  English Amateur 16's

11 Tillman Trophy T11  +  Surrey County Am Semi's

11 Lagonda Trophy T3  +  SE of England Links 2nd

10 Abu Dhabi Junior Champion

10 South of England Boys Champion

09 British Boys 16s  +  World Schools Challenge 2nd

 
       
 

Thomas,  Justin               

Goshen, KY   Harmony Landing CC   age 18

University of Alabama Freshman

#58 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Patriot All American T13  +  US Amateur 32s

11 Western Am T32, Porter Cup T15 + Southern Am 22

11 Dogwood T10, Sunnehanna T11  +  Junior Inv T5

11 Azalea Inv T10 + 10 AJGA First Team All American

10 Junior Ryder Cup 2/1/1  +  US Amateur 32's

10 Canon Cup 3/0/1 (W/H/L)  +  US Junior Finalist

10 Footjoy Boys Invitational T2  (Champion in 09)

10 PGA Jun Lexington Champ + T-bird Int'l Junior T5

10 Terra Cotta Inv Champ  +  10 Verizon Junior T3

10 Azalea Inv T11  +  09 AJGA All American

09 Junior Orange Bowl T6 + US Jun Masters 2nd

09 & 08 KY St Op Top 4 + 09 & 08 Bluegrass Jun Chp

 
       
 

Thompson, Curtis    

Coral Springs, FL   age 19   LSU Freshman

#171 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Dixie Amateur Champion

11 Players Amateur T2 (T6 in 09)

10 Junior Orange 2nd, US Junior Medalist + NEA T15

10 US Open Alternate  +  Terra Cotta Inv T7

09 Junior Orange Bowl T6 + AJGA All Amer HM

09 Polo Junior Classic 16's & Co-Medalist

09 AJGA Laredo Energy Junior Open Champion

09 Azalea Inv T4  +  08 Bubba Conley Junior T5

 
   

 
 

Wasteney, Daniel   

Sheffield, ENG    Bondhay G&CC   age 20

English National Squad

#847 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 English County CofC T6

11 Westwood Trophy 11th

11 Yorkshire Amateur Champion

10 Westwood Trophy T5

10 Chiberta Grand Prix T9

10 EGU North 4th

 
       
 

Weaver,  Michael         

Fresno, CA        Fort Washington       age 20

University of California Junior (11/12 Redshirt)

#149 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

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

10 Silicon Valley Am Champ + 09 Cal St Fair T5

09 NorCal Junior Champion  +  Canon Cup Team

09 Trader Joe's Junior Champion + Rolex ToC 13th

09 Mission Hills Desert Junior Champion

09 Fresno City Amateur & Junior Champion

08 Hunter Ranch Amateur Champion

 
       
 

Westermann, Philipp        

Pinneberg, GER     Hamburg GC     age 22

Southeastern Louisiana Univ Junior

#181 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 & 10 British Am 64s  +  11 D1 SE Regional T10

11 D1 All Region & All Southland + Jones Cup T8

10 German Int'l Amateur Champion (4th in 09)

10 D1 All Region & First Team All Southland (& FOY)

09 Argentina Amateur Semi's  +  Tailhade Cup T15

09 Irish Amateur Open 7th

 
   

 
 

Whitsett,  Cory           

Houston, TX       Lakeside CC      age 20

University of Alabama Sophomore

#30 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Patriot All American & Western Refining Champion

11 US Am 32s, Western Am T32 + Northeast Am T22

11 D1 All American, 1st Tm, All SEC & Nat'l All Frosh

10 Southern Am T16  +  Dogwood Inv T8

10 Terra Cotta Inv & Azalea Inv 2nd + HP Jun T5

09 Dixie Am T12  +  Polo Junior Classic Finalist

09 Thunderbird Int'l Junior T3  +  Azalea Inv T17

09 HP Junior T8  +  Jones Cup T7

08 & 07 First Team AJGA All American (06 HM)

08 PING Inv 2nd (5th in 07) + Canon Cup 3/1/0

08 Rolex ToC, Western Junior & US Junior Champion

 
       
 

Wright,  Chase                 

Muncie, IN  Players Club Woodland Hills  age 22

Indiana University Senior

#59 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Patriot All American T13

11 US Am 32s,  Western Am T24  +  Northern Am T8

11 Indiana St Open 2nd, St Am T8 + Monroe Inv 2nd

11 D1 All Region & All Big 10 Championship team

10 US Public Links 16's + Indiana PubLinks 3rd

10 Indiana State Open Champion

09 & 08 Indiana Match Amateur Semi's

08 & 06 Indiana State HS Championship 2nd

07 AJGA Bluegrass Open 2nd (5th in 06)

05 AJGA All American HM & Andover Open Champ

4-time Indiana HS All State

 
       
 

Wyatt,  Bobby                    

Mobile, AL        CC of Mobile        age 19

University of Alabama Sophomore

#25 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 2/1)

11 Patriot All American 2nd

11 Southern Amateur T2  +  Dogwood Invi 2nd

11 Alabama State Amateur 2nd + Jones Cup T16

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

10 US Am Qual Medalist  +  Alabama Jun Champ

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

09 AJGA First Team All American + 09 Polo Jun Qrtrs

09 Junior Players Champ (T6 in 08)  +  08 US Junior 32's

08 Junior PGA T5  +  Steelwood Junior T2

08 Club Car Junior Champion

 
   

 
 

 

 

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