Biography

THE FACTS

  • BORN: 3/7/83
  • COLLEGE: Dixie State College
  • HOMETOWN: Vallejo, CA
  • CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: All-American, junior year of college. Q-School Qualifier.

OUTSIDE THE ROPES

  • LIFE ICON/BIGGEST HERO: Mark McGwire, Tim Hardaway and Tiger have always been my favorite athletes.
  • FAVORITE BOOK: The Giver
  • BEST GOLF COURSE CAFE AND/OR HALFWAY SHACK AND MEAL: Tuna sandwich.
  • DRINK OF CHOICE: Chocolate milk.
  • VACATION CHOICE: Would like to visit New Zealand.
  • DREAM CAR: M5
  • STYLE TIP: During tournaments make sure the shirt stays tucked in. Nothing hanging out.
  • FAVORITE ALBUM: Incubus, Make Yourself
  • SWING FOR THE AGES: Tiger’s early 2000s swing.
  • SWING TIP FOR AMATEURS: Stay relaxed.
  • FAVORITE HOLE EVER PLAYED: Hole 4, Palisade Golf Course (canyon hole).
  • Served as Jay Don Blake’s caddie when Blake, a fellow Utahan, won the Champions Tour’s Songdo IBD Championship in South Korea in 2011.
  • Worked in retail sales after college.
  • Never travels without sunflower seeds.
  • Favorite college team is BYU.
  • Follows the Utah Jazz and the Oakland A’s and Raiders.
  • Dream foursome would include Tiger Woods, Ben Hogan and Bobby Jones.
  • Favorite quote is “Man’s reach exceeds his imagination.”