Featured Foursome -- June 21, 2007June 21, 2007
PGA TOUR Staff
Born in Providence, RI ... Resides in Hallandale, FL ... Age 35 ... Married w/one child ... 1996 graduate of Miami (Ohio) University where he earned a degree in sports management and First-team All-Mid-America Conference honors his senior year ... Since turning professional in 1996, he has played in six PGA TOUR events (best finish T76, 2004 Buick Classic) and 107 Nationwide Tour events (best finish T3, 2006 Northeast Pennsylvania Classic).
Born in Mission Hills, CA ... Resides in Valencia, CA ... Age 39 ... Married w/ two children ... Attended California State University-Northridge where he won NCAA Division II medalist honors as well as All-America honors in 1990 ... Since turning professional in 1991, he has played in 260 PGA TOUR events (won 2002 Disney Golf Classic) and 113 Nationwide Tour events (winner of 2002's Dominion Open and Tour Championship) ... Best finish in Knoxville Open T15 in five appearances ... Lists beer brewing as a special interest.
Born in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada ... Resides in Indiana, PA ... Age 29 ... Married ... 2000 graduate of Kent State University where he earned a degree in recreation management while also receiving First-team All-America honors 2001 (Third-team All-America 2000, First-team All-MAC honors final three years at Kent State and Second team as a freshman) ... First Canadian to win the Canadian Order of Merit since Mike Weir in 1997 ... Since turning professional in 2001, he has played in 34 PGA TOUR events (best finish T42, 2006 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am) and 86 Nationwide Tour events (won 2005 Canadian PGA Championship) ... Best finish in Knoxville Open T26 in four appearances.
Born in Dublin, Ireland ... Resides in Knoxville, TN ... Age 35 ... Married w/ two children ... Played collegiately at East Tennessee State...Great Britain/Ireland Walker Cup team member in 1997 ... Winner of 1996 Irish Amateur, 1995 and 1996 Irish Stroke Play, 1996 Hong Kong Amateur and 1996 Waterford Scratch Cup ... Since turning professional in 1997, he has played in 48 PGA TOUR events (best finish T20, 2000 Southern Farm Bureau Classic) and 108 Nationwide Tour events (best finish T5, 1999 Oregon Classic) ... Best finish in Knoxville Open T43 in six starts...Non-golf jobs included working at Starbucks.