Got his start in golf at age 5 when he would go to the golf course with his dad. Lists his parents as his heroes. Was a two-time, first-team all-state basketball player in high school. Wears black on Sundays in memory of his father, who passed away on Easter Sunday in 2004. Lives in Nunez, Ga., with a population of 200 and located just outside of Swainsboro. Was featured in the March 2010 issue of Men's Journal.