Chose to play golf over other sports because he loved the challenge and the constant pursuit of perfection.
Has three bothers and one sister, and all were or are involved in athletics. Brother Kevin is pursuing a professional golf career, as well, after playing at Delaware. Sister, Tricia, played softball at Delaware. Another brother, Tim, played college football at McDaniel University and is currently attending law school. A younger brother, Jack, is a ranked tennis player in Virginia.