Grandmother got him started playing golf. Lists his grandmother as his hero.
Family owns a large farm in Richmond, Mo., 40 miles from Kansas City, where they grow soybeans, wheat and corn…Coach is Jeff Southwick, his high school golf coach and seventh-grade science teacher.
Cites Payne Stewart and Travis Pastrana, a motocross rider, as his heroes. Lists playing in the Big Stakes Tournament as his biggest thrill in golf.
Loves fast boats and says he would love to own a Super Boat team one day.