Will Claxton Personal Notes
Biggest thrill in golf was playing in the 2011 Transitions Championship. Biggest thrill away from the game is getting married.
Says Seaside GC in Sea Island, Ga., is his favorite course and someday hopes to play Augusta National.
Never travels without his fishing pole.
Favorite teams are the Auburn Tigers and Atlanta Falcons. Favorite TV show is "Criminal Minds," and "The Shawshank Redemption" is his favorite movie. Morgan Freeman is his favorite actor, and Michael Jordan his favorite athlete to watch. He enjoys eating steak and likes visiting Rochester, N.Y. Favorite vacation spots are St. Lucia in the Caribbean and Lake Tahoe.
Would round out his dream foursome with his father, Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods.
Grew up on a nine-hole golf course.
Bucket list includes winning on the PGA TOUR.
Supports Jason Dufner Charitable Foundation and Mission Ministries.
Attended Swainsboro (Ga.) High School.
Has one sister.
Usually carries a cinnamon, raisin and peanut butter sandwich in his bag.