Played high school golf with PGA TOUR member Heath Slocum. TOUR member Bubba Watson later attended and played golf at Milton High School, and nearby resident Joe Durant is a close friend. Slocum's dad, Jack, served as his caddie during finals of the PGA TOUR Qualifying Tournament.
Nicknamed after cartoon hero Yogi Bear's sidekick, "Boo Boo" Bear.
Studied turfgrass science in college and later worked as a laborer at the Monsanto chemical plant in Pensacola, Fla.
Used to wear rain pants because cotton pants caused him to break out in a rash.
Sponsored by the outdoors apparrel company Mossy Oak, which specializes in camouflage apparrel.
Lists Ben Hogan as his hero.
Because of his infectious personality, was a regularly featured player on "Inside the PGA TOUR" in 2002.