2008 CONTESTANT PHOTOS & BIOS

 

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

"SP World Amateur Ranking" means Scratch Players World Amateur Ranking

 

         
                 
 

Alexander, Tyson     

Gainesville, FL                                                                 age 20

University of Florida Junior

#194 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Amateur T15

08 Players Amateur T13

07 Florida Match Am Semi's + Western Am Quarters

07 & 04 US Amateur Qualifier

07 Florida State Amateur T3

06 Florida Junior 2nd

06 Southern Junior & FCWT Gainesville Champion

05 Alachua County Champion

05 & 04 Gainesville Sun Junior of the Year

 

Anderson,  Spencer   

pacific Palisades, CA     Los Angeles GC     age 18

Duke University Freshman

#820 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 SCGA Amateur T4

08 Memorial Amateur T5

08 AJGA Heather Farr & 07 NorCal Classic T13

07 Golfweek Junior Invitational T4

07 Western Amateur 57th

07 US Junior Match Play

07 FCWT Hunter Ranch Invitational Champion

05 SoCal Americas Cup team

04 US Amateur Qualified

     

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Arnold,  Scott                  

caringbah, nsw, AUSTRALIA                              age 22

Australia National Squad

#24 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Am T17  +  British Open Alternate

08 British Amateur 32s  +  Riversdale Cup Champ

08 Mandurah Am T9  +  NSW Stroke 3rd (07 Semi's)

08 Lake Macquarie T8  +  07 Asia-Pacific Am 4th

07 Tasmania & NSW Open + Rice Planters Top 15

07 Jockey Club Rosario 4th (Argentina)

07 Australian Interstate Matches 7/1/1

07 St Andrews Links Trophy 2nd

07 Australian Amateur 16's & 2nd in stroke play

06 Hong Kong Open Amateur Champion

 

Arouca, Philip                 

Wilmette, IL                                                                    age 23

Saint Joseph's University Alum

07 & 05 All Atlantic 10 Conference

05 Saint Peter's Invitational Champion

05 Tom Ruggieri Invitational Champion

     

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barbosa,  Michael       

st petersberg, fl    The Vinoy Club    age 25

Georgia Tech Alum

#592 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Trans-Miss Mid Semi's  +  Lupton Invitational T9

08 Azalea Amateur T7  +  07 Florida Azalea T3

07 New Years Inv T8  +  06 Dogwood Inv T6

06 USPL Qualifier + 05 Monroe Inv T23  &  All ACC

05 Sunnehanna Am & Southern Amateur T22

05 D1 Nationals T27 + Walker Cup practice invitee

04 Cardinal Amateur Champion (4th in 05)

04 Porter Cup T19  +  04 North & South Am 32ís

99 AJGA First Team All American (00 Hon Men)

99 Southern Junior Champion

 

Barsamian, Jarrod   

Pt Vedra Beach, FL    Marsh Landing CC   age 21

Louisiana State University Senior

#474 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifier

08 Louisiana State Amateur Champion

08 SEC Championship T12

07 & 06 Palmetto Amateur 3rd

07 Louisiana State Amateur T6

06 Rice Planters T12

     
                 
 

Benedetti, Joey           

Newport Beach, CA             Seacliff CC             age 23

University of Oregon Grad

#215 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 NCAA D1 West Regional Medalist

08 D1 All American HM, All Region & All PAC 10

07 Cal State Fair T3

 

Bennett, Rob                   

Augusta, GA                     Augusta CC                     age 20

University of Georgia Junior

07 Brickyard Collegiate T21

05 Golfweek Invitational 3rd

05 North & South Junior T5

     

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blizard,  Rohan            

Oyster Bay, NSW, AUS            NSWGC           age 24

Australian National Squad   08 Bonallack team

#7 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Brit Open Qualifier + East Scotland Am Champ

08 Scot Op Am T8, Aussie Stroke T6 + Ashes 3/0/0

08 NSW Medalist & 16's + Lake Macquarie Am T8

07 Tailhade Cup Champ (ARG) + Nomura Cup 2nd

07 Players Am 4th  +  Rice Planters 8th

07 Brit Am 32's, NZ Am Semi's & Keperra Bowl T3

07 Mandurah Easter Am 2nd (T13 in 08, T9 in 06)

07 Aussie Am Champ + Riversdale Cup T3 (T9 in 06)

07 SBS Inv (NZ) & Tasmania Open Champ (08 T9)

07 NSW Am Quarters & 2nd in stroke (06 Qrtrs)

06 Dunes Medal T6 & Federal Open Am T10

 

Bowen,  Wilson                   

Winnetka, IL                                                                     age 18

Stanford University Freshman

07 AJGA Rhode Island Classic T5

07 Midwest Junior Players 9th

07 Future Legends T9

07 Houchens Industries Junior Open T16

07 SAP Junior Open Champion

07 AJGA Cleveland Champion

07 FCWT Plantation Inn Open Champion

     

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Bowers, Jonathan         

Plain City, OH                  Heritage GC                  age 20

Northwestern University Junior

05 US Junior 32s

05 Ohio State HS Champion

 

Bratton,  Alan                 

stillwater, OK          Karstan Creek GC          age 36

Oklahoma State University Alum & Coach

#326 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifier  (06 Qual Medalist)

07 US Mid-Am 32s  +  USGA State Team Champ

07 New Years Invitational 2nd  &  Azalea T17

06 US Mid Quarters  &  Oklahoma Stroke Am 7th

06 Oklahoma State Amateur Champion

00 Buy.com,  99 PGA Tour  &  '96/97 Asian Tour

95 Walker Cup team  +  95 & 92 Big 8 Champion

94 Jack Nicklaus Award Winner (Co-Player of Year)

4-time D1 All American (94 & 95 First team)

94 & 92 Big 8 Player of the Year

     
                 
 

Burgoon,  Bronson      

Woodlands, TX                                                               age 21

Texas A&M University Senior

#246 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 D1 Nationals T23 & All Region

07 Western Amateur T23  +  US v Japan team

07 D1 All American, All Big 12 & Central Reg T14

06 PGA Tour Stage 2 Qualifier

06 US Am T66 & Qualifying Medalist  (05 Qualifier)

06 Texas State Open T13

06 D1 Central Regional T4, All Region & All Big 12

05 & 04 AJGA All American  (05 First Team)

05 US Open Alternate  +  2-time TX HS 5A Champ

 

CHUNG,  David                     

Fayetteville, NC               Highland CC               age 18

Stanford University Freshman

#268 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifier  +  Porter Cup T11

07 AJGA First Team All American (05 2nd team)

07 Polo Junior Classic Quarters

07 Ping Invitational Junior 4th

07 Western Amateur T23

07 HP Junior Invitational 7th

07 Carolinas Amateur Medalist

07 Western Junior 3rd  +  Footjoy Boys Inv T9

06 Junior Orange Bowl T5

04 US Junior Finalist (05 Semi's)

     
                 
 

Cole, Spencer                        

Greer, SC                 Thornblade Club                 age 19

University of Alabama Freshman

07 & 06 Canon Cup team

07 & 06 MCI Junior Heritage Champion

06 Hargray Junior Champion

05 IJGT Player of the Year

05 AJGA All American (06 Hon Mention)

2-time Thornblade Club Champion

 

Datz,  Patrick                         

hilton head, SC                  Belfair GC                  age 22

University of Minnesota Senior

07 US Amateur Qualifier  (04 Alternate)

06 Players Amateur T33

06 Palmetto Amateur T24

06 Minnesota State Open T37

05 South Carolina Match 16's

04 Carolinas Open T28

     
                 

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DeHuff, Bo                            

Coto de Caza, CA                   Xxx GC                   age 20

Univ of Southern California Sophomore

08 North & South 32s

05 AJGA All American Hon Mention

 

DeKeuster, Andy      

Franksville, WI     Meadowbrook G&CC     age 22

Northwestern University Senior

07 Wisconsin Match Amateur Semi's

     

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Dubuisson, Victor   

mougins,, france      St Nom La BretÍche      age 18

French National Training Center & Team

#57 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup T21

08 French Open Amateur T8  (4th in 05, T12 in 06)

08 French Team Champ + England v France 3/0/1

08 MEX Int'l Am Champ + Portuguese Int'l Am T9

08 South African Str Am 3rd + 07 Orange Bowl T4

07 Lignel Trophy 4th  +  Scratch Players 10th

07 EATC Team  +  Lytham Trophy T19  (Eng)

07 Northern Open Amateur Finalist (So Africa)

07 South African Am Semi's  +  06 Euro Youth 2nd

06 French Amateur Champion (youngest in history)

06 Brabazon T16 + 05/04 French Jun Masters Chp

 

Dupont, Josh                      

Poway, CA                   Stoneridge CC                   age 19

Northwestern University Sophomore

#424 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 SCGA Amateur T9

08 California State Amateur Quarters

07 US Amateur 32s

07 Western Amateur T19

07 & 06 US Amateur Qualifier

07 SCGA Amateur T11

     

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Echavarria, Andres  

Medellin, COL                                                                  age 20

University of Florida Junior

#611 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Amateur T11

07 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

07 Copa de las Americas T3

06 AJGA All American  +  World Amateur T28

06 South American Junior Champion

06 US Amateur Match  +  06 Western Junior 3rd

06 FCWT Plantation Orange Lake Champion

05 Junior Orange Bowl T2  +  Junior World Cup 3rd

05 Doral PubLinks Champion

04 Colombian Amateur Finalist

 

Etulain,  Julian            

Coronel Suarez, Argentina                                 age 20

#225 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Lima International Amateur 3rd (T2 in 07)

08 Copa de Oro Champion (Uruguay)

06 Copa La Prensa 2nd (Argentina)

07 South American Amateur 3rd

07 Norpatagonico Open T4 (Argentina)

07 Argentina Amateur Quarters

07 Argentina Stroke Amateur Champion

06 Tailhade Cup T11

     
                 
 

Eustaquio, Jude   

Tay Tay, Philippines                                                       age 20

Florida Southern University Sophomore

#71 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Amateur T2

08 Eastern Amateur Champion

08 Rice Planters Amateur 10th

08 Florida State Amateur Champion

08 D2 First Team All American

08 D2 Freshman of the Year

08 D2 Nationals 2nd

 

Flores,  Erik                         

Grass valley, CA      Scratch Players GC     age 21

UCLA Senior

#43 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup T5

08 Pac NW Am Quarters/Co-Medalist + Sahalee 3rd

08 & 06 D1 All American + 06 All Freshman team

08 D1 West Regional T8 + 07 Western Am T19

07 US Am Qual Medalist + Pac NW Am Quarters

06 Western Am Quarters  &  Scratch Players 10th

06 US v Japan team & D1 East Regional T18

06 All Pac 10 1st team & Freshman of the Year

05 State Fair Champ (T2 in 04) + World Jun Cup Chp

05 Azalea Am 2nd & Sacramento Player of Year

04 & 03 AJGA & FCWT First team All American

     
                 
 

Foley,  Kevin                         

Somerville, NJ        Neshanic Valley GC        age 21

Penn State University Junior

#123 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Public Links 32's  (07 & 06 16s)

08 Metropolitan Stroke Champion

08 Monroe Invitational T4

08 D1 All American Hon Men + Nationals T23

08 & 07 D1 All Region

07 Metropolitan Amateur Semi's  (06 Finalist)

07 Metropolitan Stroke Am T3  +  Monroe Inv 5th

07 Big 10 Freshman of the Year (All Big 10 2nd team)

06 IJGT Tour Championship Champion

06 Metropolitan Open T15

 

Fowler,  Rickie                  

Murrieta, CA            Murrieta Valley GC            age 19

Oklahoma State University Sophomore

#1 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 USPL 16s + Palmer Cup team + US Open T60

08 & 07 Sunnehanna Am Champ + 08 Hogan Award

08 D1 First Team All American & Freshman of Year

08 D1 Nationals T4  +  Big 12 Champ, PoY & FoY

07 Walker Cup 3/0/1 + US Am T65 + Western Qrtrs

07 Players Am Champion  +  07 Northeast Am T11

07 Jones Cup T11 + 06 & 05 AJGA 1st Tm All Amer

06 Cal St Open T6 + US Am Qrtrs + US Jun Str T2

06 Polo Junior Classic Finalist + HP Junior Champ

05 Western Junior Champ  +  Orange Bowl T4

     
                 
 

FRANCIS,  Philip                

Scottsdale, AZ        Desert Mountain GC        age 19

UCLA Sophomore

#208 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 John Deere Classic T34  (PGA Tour)

08 Northeast Amateur T10 (T25 in 07)

08 D1 collegiate ranking of #85 (as of 5/13)

07 Porter Cup T20  +  Southwestern Am T13

06 AJGA Player of the Year

06 US Junior & Rolex T of C Champion

05 & '04 AJGA First Team All American

05 Western Amateur Quarters

05 US Junior Quarters (16's in 03)

05 AZ PubLinks Champ + 04 Western Junior 2nd

 

Geyger,  Nicolas           

santiago, chile                                                               age 21

University of Tulsa Senior

#264 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 D1 All Region

08 Rocas & Marbella Opens Top 14 (Chile)

07 Chilean Amateur Champion

07 Northeast Amateur T11

07 D1 Central Regional T9

06 South American Amateur Semi's

06 Conference USA Freshman of the Year

04 South America Junior Cup 2nd

04 & 03 International Junior Cup Champion

     

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Gielow,  Brendan           

muskegon, mi                 Stonegate GC                 age 20

Wake Forest Univ Junior

#44 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 & 06 Porter Cup Top 13

08 Northeast Amateur Champion

08 D1 Central Regional T2

08 D1 collegiate ranking of #77 (as of 5/13)

07 US Amateur 32's & Qualifying Medalist

06 US Am Qualifying Co-Medalist (05 Qualifier)

06 Eastern Amateur T5  +  Monroe Inv 3rd

06 Terra Cotta Inv T11  +  05 US Amateur Qualifier

05 & 04 Michigan HS Player of the Year

4-time Michigan HS All State First team

 

Giles,  Matt                           

Sydney, NSW, AUS          Australian GC         age 18

USC Sophomore

#106 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Sahalee Players 2nd

08 Dogwood Invitational T12

08 D1 All American HM, All Region & All PAC 10

07 Junior World 3rd  +  Pacific Northwest Am Semi's

07 Junior World Cup T6 (Japan)

07 Mandurah Easter Amateur 4th (Australia)

07 Tasmanian Open T15

07 Lake Macquarie Amateur T18 (Australia)

06 New Zealand U19 4th

06 Junior World Champion

     
                 
 

Gill,  James                            

hamilton, NZ                   Hamilton GC                   age 22

Univ of Waikato Grad & Nat'l Team Captain

#72 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 British Amateur Match & Stroke T5

08 & 06 Bonallack team  +  07 Turkish Am Champ

07 Euro Am T13, Players Am 5th & Italian Am Med

07 NZ Am Med & Semi's (06 Semi) + Nomura Cup T3

07 Dunedin Champ, Keperra T9, 07 South Isl T5

07 Lake Macquarie T9  +  07 & 05 NZ U23 Tm Med 

06 Bay of Plenty Open Champ + NZ Open Low Am

06 NZ Taranaki Open 9th  +  Greek Amateur T3

06 Singapore Open Am 2nd  +  Saujana Am T5

06 Aussie Am 16's (07 32's)  +  Riversdale Cup T9

 

Gillespie,  Nick            

Hastings, NZ                    Hastings GC                    age 20

New Zealand National Team

#87 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 New Zealand Amateur 16's  (07 Finalist)

08 Australian Amateur Quarters

08 South Island Amateur 2nd

08 North Island Amateur T4  (07 Champion)

08 New South Wales Amateur Semi's

07 New Zealand Interprovincial Matches 6/0/0

07 Singapore Open Amateur 7th

07 Tauranga Open T7

07 NZ U23 IndividualT8

07 NZ U23 Team T4 (as individual)

     

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Glissmeyer, Tom      

colorado Springs, co     CC of Colorado    age 21

USC Senior

#91 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/20)

08 D1 All American HM, All Region & All PAC 10

08 D1 West Regional T6  +  07 Southern Am T2

07 Colorado Match Amateur Finalist

07 British Amateur 16's  +  Colorado Open T6

07 All Region & All PAC 10 Hon Mention

06 Pac NW Am Quarters  +  Colorado Open T15

04 & 03 US Amateur Match Play  (06 Qualifier)

04 & 03 Colorado HS Champion

04 US Junior Match Play

03 US Open Qualifier

 

Green,  Michael                 

Augusta, GA                    Augusta CC                    age 21

University of Georgia Senior

#859 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifier  (06 Qual Medalist)

08 Palmetto Am T16  +  Southeastern Am 7th

07 Dogwood Invitational T16

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

     
                 
 

Gribble, Cody                  

Dallas, TX                 Brook Hollow GC                 age 17

High School Senior

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

08 US Junior 2nd in stroke  +  Sunnehanna Am T8

08 Thunderbird International Junior T25

08 Houston Boys Inviational Champion

07 & 06 AJGA All American (07 First Team)

07 Western Junior Champion

07 US Junior 32s (16s in 06)

06 Canon Cup 3/0/1

06 Rolex Tourney of Champions 8th

 

Griffin,  Matthew        

beaumaris, vic, aus           Victoria GC           age 25

Australia National Squad

#6 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Rice Planters Am & Keperra Bowl Champion

08 Porter T13, Players Am T3 + Dogwood Inv T18

08 Australian Am Quarters & T6 in Stroke

08 Mandurah Am Champ + Master of Amateurs T3

08 Lake Macquarie Am 2nd + Riversdale Cup T6

07 Tailhade Cup T6  +  Jockey Club Rosario 2nd

07 Eastern Amateur T10  +  Rice Planters 3rd

07 St Andrew Links Trophy T12 + Dunes Medal 4th

07 SAGA Inv, Riversdale Cup & Tas Open Top 3

06 Victoria State Am Medalist (05 Quarters)

06 Dunes Medal 9th + Master of the Amateurs 2nd

     

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Hahn,  John                             

Hudson, OH                    Firestone CC                    age 19

Kent State University Sophomore

#204 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Northeast Amateur T4

08 D1 All Region

07 Rolex Tournament of Champions T10

07 Scott Robertson Memorial Champion

06 US Amateur 32's

06 US Junior Match

06 Junior PGA T3

06 German Junior Masters 2nd

 

Han, Ren                                  

Shenzhen, China                                                            age 20

University of Indiana Sophomore

07 Pacific Northwest Amateur 32s

07 Rice Planters T23

07 China Open T73 (Euro Tour)

05 AJGA All American Hon Mention

05 Fidelty Junior Classic Champion (2nd in 06)

     
                 
 

Harrell,  Mark         

hazlehurst, Ga               Ol' Colony GC              age 22

University of Alabama Grad

#48 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Amateur T7

08 D1 All Region & All SEC

07 US Amateur 32's  +  Western Amateur 16's

07 Porter Cup T7  +  Southern Amateur T11

07 US PubLinks Medalist  +  US Open Contestant

06 US Amateur Match Play & T2 in stroke

06 Southern Amateur T6

06 Greystone Invitational Champion

06 D1 All Region

02 Georgia State HS Champion

 

Hebert, Benjamin      

Varetz, France                  Palmola GC                  age 21

French National Training Center & Team

#18 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Euro Am team  +  British Amateur Match Play

08 Brabazon Trophy 2nd  +  French Team T4

08 Aussie Am Stroke T13  +  European Nations 2nd

08 Mexican Int'l Am T10  +  Spanish Int'l Am Qrtrs

08 Portuguese Int'l Am T6  (Quarters in 07)

08 South Africa Stroke Amateur 4th

07 Lignel Trophy T6  +  Portugal Nations Cup 2

07 European Amateur Champion

07 Grand Prix des Landes 4th  +  Biarritz Cup T3

07 Mouchy Cup T1  +  South African Amateur 16s

     
                 

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Hie,  Rory                                  

Los  Angeles                   Lamirada GC                  age 19

USC Junior

#10 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Dogwood Invitational Champion

08 Northeast Am T4  +  Sunnehanna T11

08 D1 First Team All American  +  Nationals T13

08 D1 West Regional T2  (T14 in 07)

07 Southern Am T8 (14th in 08) + Dogwood Inv 9th

07 & 06 US Public Links 32's  (05 Quarters)

07 D1 All Fresh Team & All Region

06 US Am Match, Dogwood T6 & Northeast Am T17

3-time AJGA All American (05 & 04 First team)

05 Western Am T19 + US Jun 32's + 2-time Canon

 

Hoffmann, Morgan  

Wyckoff, NJ                      Arcola GC                      age 18

Oklahoma State University Freshman

#75 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 North & South Amateur Quarters

08 Metropolitan Stroke 2nd  +  Northeast Am T16

08 Terra Cotta Inv T5  +  Houston Boys Inv 2nd

07 Junior Orange Bowl 11th

07 AJGA First Team All American

07 Polo Junior Classic Semi's (06 Champion)

07 Junior Players & Golfweek Junior Inv Champion

07 & 06 US Junior 16's + 07 US Am Qual Medalist

07 Azalea Am T13  +  06 Junior Orange Bowl 4th

06 Metropolitan Amateur Quarters

     

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Holland, Charlie          

Dallas, TX                    Lakewood CC                    age 22

University of Texas Junior

#171 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup T16

08 D1 All American  +  D1 West Regional T16

07 Cotton States Invitational Quarters

07 Texas State Amateur Champion

07 D1 Nationals T22

04 Dallas Morning News MVP

4-time HS All State, All Region & All District

03 AJGA All American Hon Mention

03 Justin Leonard Invitational Champion

03 Canon Cup team

 

Hopfinger,  Brad        

Lake Forest, IL             Exmoor CC             age 19

University of Kansas Sophomore

08 Big 12 Championship T7

07 AJGA Future Legends 2nd

06 Illinois HS All State

     
                 
 

Hu,  Mu                                       

China & fl             Champions Gate GC             age 18

University of Florida Freshman

#70 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Am Qualifier  +  Players Amateur T10

08 Sunnehanna Am T11  +  08 Asian Open T35

08 Kunming T12 (China Tour) + 07 US Am Qualifier

07 St Augustine Am T5  +  Western Am T23

07 Scratch Players 2nd  +  HP Junior Champion

07 Ping Inv & Footjoy T6  +  Florida Azalea T3

07 Dixie Amateur Champion  (T13 in 08)

06 Asian Games T11 + 07, 06 & 05 AJGA All Amer

06 & 05 St Augustine Amateur T10

05 Orange Bowl T4  +  Nomura Cup T11

 

Hudson, Bobby                

Memphis, TN                     Memphis CC                     age 21

University of Texas Junior

#295 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 D1 All Region & All Big 12

07 Tennessee State Amateur Champion (T9 in 06)

06 US Amateur Qualifier

05 Orange Bowl 6th

     

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Hughes,  Matt                   

Dalton, GA                    Dalton G&CC                    age 23

University of Alabama Senior

#239 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Morroe Invitational T8

08 D1 All Region

07 Labor Day Invitational T8

07 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

06 Rice Planters 4th

05 Montomery Invitational Champion

04 HS AAAA State Champion

 

Jager,  Matt                        

Willetton, WA, AUS   Melville Glades GC  age 19

Australian National Squad

#19 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Amateur T7  +  Players Amateur 2nd

08 Sahalee Players T4  +  Dogwood Inv T18

08 Keperra Bowl T8 + Perth City Champion

08 Australian Amateur 32's (5th in stroke, qrtrs in 07)

08 Mandurah Easter Amateur 2nd  (6th in 07)

08 Tasmanian Open & Lake Macquarie Am Top 6

07 Victoria State Am 16's  +  Dunes Medal 3rd

07 Federal Open Am 6th  +  07 Riversdale Cup T5

07 Gosnells Open & WAGC Am Open Champion

06 Victoria & South Australia Junior Master Champ

     

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Jeong,  Yeon Jin              

Busan, KOR               Waverly GC (AUS)              age 18

#373 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Am Qualifier  +  Sunnehanna Am T4

08 Maekyung Open T21 (Asian Tour)

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 Amateur 15th (Korea)

06 Korean Junior Match Play Semi's

06 Junior World Cup T7

06 & 05 Emerson Pacific Cup 2nd

05 Culture & Tourism Cup Champion

 

Johnson, Ryan               

New Boston, MI                                                             age 23

Wayne State University Grad

08 & 05 D2 All Region

07 D2 All American

07 & 05 GLIAC Player of the Year

05 US Amateur Qualifier

05 & 02 US Public Links Qualifier

04 GLIAC Freshman of the Year

04 GLIAC Champion

02 Michigan State HS D3 Champion

     
                 
 

Kaleka,  Alexandre   

Orleans, france                Marcilly GC               age 21

French National Training Center & Team

#80 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup T13

08 St Andrews Links T15 + Bonallack Trophy 3/1/0

07 US Am Qual Med, EATC T9  +  British Am 32's

07 St Andrews Links & Scottish Open Am top 3

07 Brabazon & Lytham top 8  +  Mexican Am 7th

07 Northern Open Amateur Quarters (So Africa)

07 South African Am 16's (T2 in stroke, 32's in 06)

06 Swiss & French Open Am top 8  + French Open

06 Open de St Cyprien T20 (French Pro Tour)

05 French Int'l Jun Champ + 03 French Am Finalist

01 French Junior Champion & Medalist (02 Finalist)

 

Kang,  Jason                           

valencia, ca        TPC Valencia        age 20

UCLA Junior

#320 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Pacific Northwest Amateur Champion

06 US Amateur Match

05 AJGA All American

05 Dixie Amateur 6th

     
                 
 

Kennedy, Chris              

Sarasota, FL                Laural Oak CC                age 19

University of North Florida Sophomore

#573 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Atlantic Sun Conference All Freshman team

08 New Years Invitational T8

07 FCWT First Team All American

07 US Amateur 32s & Qualifying Medalist

07 Florida Match Amateur Finalist

07 Sarasota City Champion

07 FCWT National T7

07 FCWT Innsbrook Open Champion

06 FCWT Golfweek Invitational Champion

 

Khan,  Jonathan                 

Tucson, AZ             Tucson National GC             age 19

University of Arizona Sophomore

05 AJGA All American Hon Mention

05 AJGA Hiwan Champion

     
                 

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KIM,  Brian                                  

Yorba linda, ca             Black Gold GC             age 20

Duke University Junior

07 US Am Qualifier Alternate

07 US Public Links Qualifier

07 North & South Match Play

06 Pasadena City Amateur Champion

06 Los Angeles City 7th

05 US Junior Quarters

 

Kim, Lion                                    

Lake Mary, FL              CC at Heathrow              age 19

University of Michigan Sophomore

#599 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

07 US Amateur T65 & Qualifying Medalist

07 Canon Cup 3/0/1

07 North & South Am 64s & T2 in Stroke

07 Footjoy Boys Invitational T3

07 Dixie Amateur T3

06 Polo Junior Classic Quarters

06 US Amateur Qualifier

06 Canon Cup team

06, 05 & 04 AJGA All American (06 & 05 Hon Men)

     

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KIM,  Sihwan                          

buena park, ca            Industry Hills GC           age 19

Stanford University Sophomore

#12 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 CHI Nationwide Tour T6  +  Players Amateur 6th

08 D1 First Team All American

08 D1 Nationals 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 All American

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)

 

Klaasen, Clark               

Grand Rapids, MI                    Xxx GC                    age 21

Duke University Senior

#298 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifier

08 D1 Golfweek Collegiate Rank of #95

07 Michigan Stroke Amateur T4

07 Southeastern Amateur T3

06 D1 Nationals T39

     
                 
 

Kropp,  Will                           

Edmond, OK                   Oak Tree GC                   age 18

University of Georgia Freshman

#387 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Thunderbird International Junior T2

07 Polo Junior Classic Semi's

07 AJGA Ping Inv T15

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

07 Rolex Tournament of Champions T4

07 OSSO Junior Champion

07 RGWG Wichita Junior T3

07 & 06 AJGA All American Hon Men

06 Ping Invitational T4

06 AJGA Wildcat Classic Champion

 

Langley, Scott                  

St Louis, MO           GC at Pevely Farms           age 19

University of Illinois Sophomore

#267 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 MAGA Open Champ  +  US Public Links 32s

08 North & South Am 16s  +  Western Junior T5

08 Big 10 Freshman of the Year

07 MAGA Amateur 2nd  +  MAGA Open T6

07 HP Junior Invitational T3

07 AJGA Midwest Junior Players Champion

07 Thunderbird International Junior T8

06 Champions Tour First Tee Open Champ (w/ pro)

06 Western Junior 2nd

     
                 
 

Lee,  Danny                             

rotorua, NZ                   Springfield GC                  age 18

Rotorua Boys Academy Grad

#4 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter T9, British Open Alt  + Dogwood Inv T7

08 NE Am 9th + Aus Am Semi's + North Isl Am Chp

08 Lake Macquarie Champ  +  Riversdale Cup T6

08 NZ U23 Team Champ (as individual, 3rd in 07)

07 & 06 NZ Wairakei Open 2nd + 07 US Am Match

07 Western Am T19 + 07 & 06 Junior World Top 3

07 Dogwood Inv 2nd + USPL 32's & Qual Medalist

07 US Open Sec'ls T9  +  Maekyung Open 3rd

07 New Zealand & South Island Amateur Champ

07 North Is Am 3rd (T7 in 06)  + SBS Inv 2nd

07 & 06 NZ U23 Champ (2nd in 08) + 06 US Jun Qrtrs

 

LEE,  Lucas                               

Torrance, ca                     Harbor GC                    age 21

UCLA Junior

#23 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup 4th

08 NorthSouth 16s  +  D1 All Region & All PAC 10

07 Scratch Players T5  +  Western Am Medalist

07 Porter Cup T11  +  Southern Am T16

07 USPL Quarters & T2 in Stroke  (06 Match)

07 All American, All PAC 10 & D1 Nationals T22

07 & 06 US Amateur Qualifying Alternate

06 Scratch Players T16  +  Western Am T21

05 Cal State Fair T14  +  HS League MVP

04 & 03 AJGA All American Hon Mention

4-time HS All League & 2-time League Champion

     
                 
 

Lipsky, David                      

La Canada, CA            Wood Ranch GC            age 20

Northwestern University of Junior

#809 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Sahalee Players T4

08 Big 10 Championship T13

07 Notre Dame Invitational Champion

07 Windon Memorial Classic 4th

07 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

07 Western Junior T4

05 Greater Hartford Jaycees 2nd

04 Junior Tour PGA West Champion

03 Ashworth Mission Hills Champion

 

Main,  Gregor                          

danville, ca                  Blackhawk GC                 age 19

UCLA Freshman

#218 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 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

     

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Marsh, Caleb                      

Strawberry Plains, TN   Holston Hills CC   age 19

Western Carolina University Sophomore

08 Nationwide Tour Knoxville Open T56

08 Tennessee State Open T16

07 Mizuno Southbridge Intercollegiate 8th

07 Xavier Invitational 10th

06 USJGT Willow Creek Champion

04 Tennessee Junior PGA Champion

 

Marshall, Jamie        

Castle Rock, CO        CC at Castle Pines        age 20

University of Arkansas Junior (07/08 redshirt)

#938 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/10)

08 Cotton States Invitational 16s

08 Southwestern Amateur T11

07 Southwestern Amateur 4th

06 Colorado HS All State

05 US Junior Match Play

     
                 
 

Martin, Alex                        

Middletown, OH                    Xxx GC                    age 21

Indiana University Junior

#313 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 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 Champion

04 US Junior 32s

 

McCoy,  Mike                        

west des moines, ia              Glen Oaks              age 45

Wichita State Univ Alum & Insurance

#215 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

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)

07 US Mid 16's  +  05 Coleman T4  &  Porter T15

05 Southern Intíl Four Ball Champ (w/ Marucci)

05 & 5-time Iowa Mid-Am Champion

01 US Am & Mid-Am Match Play  (05 Mid Semi's)

01 & 7-time Iowa GA Player of the Year

5-time Iowa State Amateur Champion

24 USGA Championships & 3-time MVC Champ

     
                 

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McCumber, Tyler         

Pointe Vedra, FL         Pointe Vedra I&C         age 17

High School Senior

08 Western Junior T2

08 Robertson Memorial Junior T9

07 US Junior Qualifier

 

McKenney, Tim            

scottsdale, az                   Ancala CC                   age 20

University of Florida Junior

#248 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

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

04 East Valley Tribune Golfer of the Year

03 Northern Arizona Amateur Champion

     

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McLean,  Jon                        

weston, fl                                                                          age 22

Oklahoma State University Senior

#166 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup T21  +  US Public Links 32s

08 Northeast Am T27  +  Monroe Invitational T14

07 Porter Cup T7  (T6 in 06)  +  Northeast Am T17

07 Collegiate Ranking of #49

07 Jones Cup T5  +  06 US Am 16's (07 Qualifier)

06 & 05 Sahalee Players top 3  +  06 Monroe T18

05 Western Am 16s  +  American Am Classic 2nd

04 Dixie Amateur Champion (08 T5, 03 16ís)

04 AJGA First team All American (03 Hon Men)

04 Canon Cup team

 

MicKElson,  Tim         

san diego, Ca            The Farms at RSF            age 31

Oregon State Univ Alum & USD Head Coach

#341 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

07 US Mid-Amateur Quarters

07 Western Amateur T19

07 Pacific Coast Am T3  +  US Open Alternate

06 The Farms CC Club Champion

01 PGA Tour Stage 2 Qual  +  00 PAC 10 2nd

holds 18, 36, 54 & 72 hole records at Oregon St

2-time US Amateur Qualifier

99 US Public Links 16's

99 PGA Tour Buick Invitational Qualifier

96 ASU National Champion team member

     
                 
 

Newman,  Jack                  

Des Moines, IA                 Waveland GC                age 20

Michigan State University Junior

#314 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Public Links Champion

08 All Big Ten Conference

07 US Open Local Qualifying Medalist

07 Spartan Invitational Co-Champion

06 US Public Links Qualifier

05 US Junior Qualifier

05 Iowa HS 4A Player of the Year

 

Norman,  Greg                 

Hobe Sound, FL                 Medalist GC                age 22

University of Miami Senior

08 Fountains Champion

08 PBGCA Stroke Play 9th

08 South Florida Open T-25

08 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Participant

07 Collegiate National Championship 3rd

07 Del Webb Father/Son 6th

     
                 
 

Ottenweller, Brian  

Grand Rapids, MI      Thousand Oaks GC      age 22

University of Michigan Grad

08 Southeastern Amateur T10

07 Michigan State Amateur Quarters & Medalist

 

Patel, Ravi                             

Naperville, IL                                                                   age 19

Northwestern University Sophomore

#779 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/20)

07 Illinois State Amateur Champion

06 Midwest Players Junior Champion

06 US Junior Match Play (05 Qualifier)

06 FCWT Cog Hill Classic Champion

2-time FCWT All American

     
                 
 

Pisani,  Ben               

Brisbane, QLD, Aus   Indooroopilly GC   age 21 Minnesota Junior

06 Australian National Squad

06 Mandurah Easter Amateur Champion

06 NZ U23 Teams Championship Medalist

06 Queensland Amateur Quarters

05 Gary Player Classic Champion

05 Dunes Medal & Fed Open Am Top 7

05 Kennedy Trophy & Twin Towers Open Champ

04 VIC & Mastercard Junior Masters Champion

04 Australian Junior Order of Merit

04 Queensland & Tasmanian Junior Runner-Up

03 BDGA Junior & 02 Metro St Schools Champion

 

Putnam,  Andrew            

University Place, WA      Fircrest GC      age 19

Pepperdine University Sophomore

#115 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

08 Sunnehanna Amateur T17

08 D1 All Region, All WCC & WCC Fresh of Year

07 US Amateur 16s

07 Pacific Northwest Amateur Quarters

07 Junior World Cup 8th

06 AJGA All American

06 US Junior Semi's

     
                 
 

Ragland,  Toby               

Jacksonville, FL                                     age 21

University of Florida Senior

#497 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Bulls Bay Invitational T10

07 Players Amateur T14

07 D1 Nationals T29

07 Jones Cup T23

05 Gary Koch Invitational T2

04 US Amateur Qualifier

04 US Junior Match

 

Rankin, Bill                           

Traverse City, MI                                                          age 20

University of Michigan Senior

#582 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 British Amateur 32s

07 Maxwell Intercollegiate Champion

07 Big 10 Championship 3rd

07 Midwest Shootout Champion

07 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

07 Eastern Amateur Champion

07 Michigan State Open T10

04 Michigan PGA Junior Champion

04 & 03 Michigan HS All State

     
                 
 

Roach,  Justin                    

Bringelly, NSW, Aus   Bonnie Doon GC  age 27

Australia National Squad & Hertz/Qantas Valet

#109 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Am T17  +  08 & 05 NSW Am Quarters

07 Dunes Medal T10  +  Tailhade Cup 2nd

07 Southern Cross 4/0/2 + Aussie Am 2nd  (T4 in strk)

07 Tasmanian Open T12 + NSW Am 16's (06 32's)

07 & 06 Lake Macquarie Amateur Top 2 (T4 in 05)

06 Eastern Amateur T16  +  Riversdale Cup T5

06 Avondale Medal & Monash Masters Champion

05 Bonnie Doon Open Amateur Champion

05 Long Reef & Brighton Cup Runner Up

04 Victoria Am Medalist  +  Lakes Medal Champ

 

Rotz, Clayton                        

Chambersburg, PA     Chambersburg CC     age 19

Louisiana State University Sophomore

#526 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifier  (07 Qual Med, 05 Qualifier)

08 Eastern Amateur T13

08 SEC All Freshman team

07 Western Junior 2nd

07 Sunnehanna Amateur T5

06 Pennsylvania Junior Champion

06, 05 & 04 US Junior Qualifier  (06 Match Play)

     
                 
 

Sacheck, James              

Zionsville, IN                   Wolf Run GC                   age 22

Texas Christian University Senior

#673 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 D1 Central Regional T9

07 US Amateur Match Play  (08 Qual Medalist)

07 Southwestern Amateur T29  (T20 in 05)

06 & 05 US Amateur Qualifier

05 & 01 Indiana State Amateur 2nd

03 AJGA & FCWT All American

03 US Junior Semi's

03 PGA Junior National 2nd

 

Saferian, Rich                

Wixom, MI                     Lyon Oaks GC                     age 19

University of Arizona Junior

#621 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Michigan Open T18

08 NJCAA D1 Nationals T2 & Regional 3rd

08 & 07 Michigan State Amateur 16s

08 & 07 NJCAA All American

08 Arizona Stroke Am 13th

07 NJCAA D1 Nationals Champion (Palmer Award)

07 NJCAA D1 Regional Champion

06 Northern Amateur 3rd

05 Michigan HS All State

04 Michigan Junior of Year  +  US Junior Qualifier

     

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Sainz, Carlos                         

Elgen, IL                  Highlands of Elgin                  age 22

Mississippi State University Senior

#799 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Chicago District Amateur Champion

07 Illinois State Amateur T10

07 Chicago District Amateur Finalist

 

Sandman, Josh                

Greensboro, NC           Forest Oaks CC           age 21

University of Notre Dame Senior

#338 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 D1 All Region

07 Cardinal Amateur T6

06 US Amateur Qualifier

05 North & South Amateur 16s

05 North Carolina HS 3A Champion (2nd in 03)

04 Bobby Chapman Inv T2

2-time North Carolina HS 3A All State

     

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Santos-Ocampo, Carl  

Naples, FL                                                                         age 20

University of Notre Dame Junior

08 & 07 Spirit of America Top 30

08 South Florida Open T11

08 Irish Invitational T10

08 Dixie Amateur T24

07 Eastern Amateur T7

07 Florida State Amateur T32

07 Greystone Invitational T26

05 Optimist TofC Champion

 

Schaetzel, Tim            

Atlanta, GA                       Ansley GC                       age 22

University of Michigan Grad

#96 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Southern Amateur T21

08 Rice Planters Amateur 12th

08 Dogwood Invitational T7

08 Southeastern Amateur T8

08 All Region & First Team All Big 10

07 Cardinal Amateur T3

07 Georgia State Open T11

07 & 06 US Amateur Qualifier

04 AJGA All American Hon Mention

     
 

Schneider,  Garrett  

Pointe Vedra Beach, FL    Marsh Landing    age 22

Furman University Senior

08 Southern Conference T24

08 Wexford Intercollegiate T5

08 Raines Intercollegiate T18

06 Adams Cup T17

06 Wolverine Intercollegiate T15

Schwab, Dustin                

Waunakee, WI          Lake Wisconsin GC          age 21

Marquette University Senior

#720 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Wisconsin State Amateur T6

08 Ray Fischer Amateur 3rd

08 Wisconsin Match Amateur Champion

06 Wisconsin Match Amateur Quarters

05 Wisconsin State Junior Champion

 
 

Scrivener, Jason      

Erskine, WA, AUS          Mandurah CC          age 19

Australian National Squad

#45 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Players Am T8  +  Keperra Bowl T4

08 Western Australia Am Finalist

08 Mandurah Easter Am 3rd (T11 in 07)

08 Riversdale Cup & Tasmanian Open Top 5

08 Lake Macquarie Am T5

07 Australian Junior of the Year

07 Dunes Medal 2nd

07 Spirit International T2

07 Aussie Junior & Junior Masters Champion

06 New Zealand U19 Champion

Shindler, Conrad        

Coppell, TX                   Vaquero Club                   age 20

Texas A&A University Sophomore

07 Western Junior T8

07 North & South Am 32s

06 AJGA First Team All American

06 Ping Invitational 2nd

06 US Amateur Qualifier

06 AJGA Smithfield Champion

06 AJGA Stars of Texas Champion

2-time FCWT All American

 
 

Smith, Nicolas                      

Ocala, FL                        CC of Ocala                        age 21

Florida State University Senior

07 Florida Match Amateur Semi's

07 Spirit of America T7

06 D1 East Regional T18

05 World Junior Cup team

05 & 04 AJGA All American (03 & 02 Hon Mention)

Spears, Ryan                      

Del City, OK               Lincoln Park GC               age 22

Wichita State University Grad

#98 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Am Qualifying Medalist  +  US v Japan team

08 D1 All American & MVC Player of the Year

07 US Amateur Qualifying Medalist

07 Southeastern Amateur T8

07 & 06 All Missouri Valley Conference team

06 Oklahoma Stroke Amateur 2nd

06 Missouri Valley Conference Champion

04 US Public Links Qualifying Medalist

3-time Oklahoma HS All State

 
 

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STANLEY,  Kyle                  

gig Harbor, WA        Canterwood G&CC        age 20

Clemson University Junior

#5 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 & 06 Southern Am Champ + North & South Qrtrs

08 US Open Qualifier  +  D1 National T7

07 Walker Cup team  +  US Am 32's (06 qual Med)

07 Players & Sahalee 3rd  +  Scratch Players T14

07 Northeast Am T4  + Sunnehanna Am 11th

07 D1 First Team All American & ACC PoY/FoY

07 D1 Nationals 2nd & Regionals T3

06 Sahalee Players Champion

06 Players Amateur 3rd  +  Junior World Cup T4

06 & 05 AJGA All American (05 First Team, 04 HM)

06 & 05 Canon Cup team + 04 Wash Junior of Yr

Strickler,  Will           

Charlottesville, VA        Farmington CC        age 22

University of Florida Senior

#120 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 & 07 Connecticut State Amateur Champion

08 Northeast Amateur T10

08 Monroe Invitational T4

08 Sunnehanna Amateur T19

08 John Hayt Invitational T2

08 New Years Invitational T3

07 Connecticut Open T3  (T17 in 06)

06 Florida Azalea T10 (11th in 05)

 

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Sucher, Zack                                 

Mobile, AL                     CC of Mobile                       age 21

UAB Senior

#8 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup 2nd

08 Palmetto Amateur 2nd  +  Monroe Inv T19

08 D1 All American  +  D1 East Regional T1

08 Azalea Amateur & 07 Cardinal Am Champion

07 & 06 Labor Day Invitational Top 10

07 US Am Qualifier  +  Southern Amateur T18

07 Alabama State Am T4  (06 Match Am Quarters)

07 D1 All American Honorable Mention

07 D1 Nationals T4  &  East Regional T8

05 Southern Junior 2nd

Swan, Matt                                

Montgomery, AL              Wynlakes CC              age 21

University of Alabama Senior

#58 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Amateur Qualifier

08 Southern Am T21  +  Northeast Am T14

08 D1 All American Hon Men & All Region

07 & 06 Southern Amateur T6

07 D1 All Region

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

06 Alabama State Am T10  +  All SEC

05 Junior World Cup T8  +  04 AJGA All America

04 Alabama State High School Champion

01 Southern Junior Champion

 

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Tobon, David                              

Medellin, COL                                                                age 21

Johnson & Wales Senior

#398 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 NAIA First Team All American

08 & 07 NAIA Nationals T10

08 Terra Cotta Invitational T2

07 South American Team T4 individually

Todd,  Gator (Richard)              

Florence, AL       Turtle Point Y&CC       age 22

University of Alabama Grad

#371 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

07 Dogwood Invitational T18

07 D1 All Region & First Team All SEC

07 Jones Cup T7

07 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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Tway,  Kevin                           

edmond, OK                    Oak Tree CC                    age 20

Oklahoma State University Sophomore

#39 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Players Am T17  +  Northeast Am T4  (T15 in 07)

08 US Open Qualifier

08 D1 All Region & All Big 12

08 D1 Central Regional Medalist

08 Azalea Amateur T3

07 Sunnehanna Amateur T5

06 & 05 AJGA All American (06 First team)

06 US Amateur 32's

05 US Junior Champion (06 Semi's)

 

Uihlein,  Peter                     

Mattapoisett, MA         BC of Mattapoisett         age 18

Oklahoma State University Freshman

#36 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Northeast Amateur T21

08 Azalea Am 5th + Florida Azalea Champion

08 New Years & Houston Boys Invitational Top 7

07 & 05 AJGA Player of the Year  (06 First team)

07 & 05 Junior Orange Bowl 2nd

07 AJGA Footjoy Inv Champ  +  05 Dixie Am T3

07 Sunnehanna Am 2nd  +  Players Amateur T10

07 Terra Cotta Invitational Champion (T2 in 06)

07 US Junior Quarters (05 16's) + New Years Inv 6th

06 St Augustine Champ (3rd in 05)  +  Labor Day T6

     
                 

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Vegas,  Jhonattan          

Maturin, Venezuela                                                     age 23

University of Texas Grad

#64 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter Cup T5

08 Monroe Invitational T8

08 Mexican International Amateur 7th

07 US Amateur Semi-Finals

07 Texas State Amateur T6

07 D1 All Region

06 Western Amateur T21

06 Venezuelan Amateur Champion

 

Vongvanij, Bank(Arnond) 

Bradenton, FL                                                                 age 19

University of Florida Sophomore

#429 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

07 AJGA Thunderbird Invitational Champion

07 & 06 Porter Cup Top 17  +  07 Azalea Am 5th

06 & 05 AJGA First Team All American (04 HM)

06 US Junior Medalist  &  Canon Cup team

06 British Amateur 64's  +  Sunnehanna Am T15

06 Terra Cotta Invitational Champion  (T3 in 07)

05 St Augustine Amateur Champion (5th in 07)

05 US Amateur 32's  +  US Junior Semi's

     
                 
 

Winings,  Andy                 

Brownsburg, IN     The Trophy Club    age 21

University of Kentucky Senior

#119 Golfweek Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 US Public Links 16s

08 Sunnehanna Amateur T4

08 D1 All Region & All SEC

07 Indiana State Amateur Champion  (T3 in 06)

06 D1 All American Hon Mention

06 D1 Nationals T15

04 US Junior Qualifier

04 AJGA MidWest Junior T3

04 AJGA Memorial Junior 3rd

03 PGA Junior National 7th

 

Woltman,  Dan              

Beaver Dam, WI    Bull at Pinehurst Farms    age 21

University of Wisconsin Senior

#51 Golfweek Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Porter & Northeast Am T16 + Sunnehanna 2nd

08 D1 All Region & All Big 10

07 Wisconsin State Open Champion

07 Sahalee Players T9  +  Northeast Am T17

06 Wisconsin State Am Champ (2nd in 07, T10 in 05)

06 & 04 US Amateur Qualifier (05 Alternate)

06 Northeast Am T4  &  05 Cannon Cup team

05 AJGA First Team All American (04 Hon Men)

04 AJGA Footjoy Invitational Champion

04 Junior PGA Nat'l Champ + 03 WI Junior of Year

     
                 
 

Younger,  Josh              

bacchus Marsh, VIC, AUS           BMGC          age 24

Australian National Squad

#22 SP World Amateur Ranking (as of 7/30)

08 Players Am T3  +  Rice Planters Am 3rd

08 Australian Amateur 16' (T2 in stroke)

08 & 07 Northern Open Am Champion (VIC, AUS)

08 & 06 Riversdale Cup top 16

08 Tasmanian Open 5th + Lake Macquarie Am T8

08 Master of the Amateurs 2nd

07 Victoria State Am Semi's + Rice Planters 2nd

07 Saujana Amateur Open 2nd (Malaysia)

07 Malaysian Open Amateur T7

07 Mandurah Easter Amateur Champion (8th in 08)

07 SBS Inv 3rd  (NZ) + 06 Dunes Med 5th (T10 in 07)

 

Zhang, Dustin                   

Calgary, AB          Silver Springs G&CC          age 18

University of Notre Dame Sophomore

08 Alberta Match Amateur 16s

08 Alberta Open T6

08 Big East Championship T18

08 Irish Spring Invitational T4

07 Rutgers Invitational T8

07 Canadian National Junior team

06 Canadian Amateur 32's (T6 in stroke)

06 US Junior Qualifier

06 Alberta Amateur T26

06 FCWT Mission Hills & Escena Classic Top 2

     

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