Grandfather, Roy Cootes, played professional baseball for Texas teams in San Angelo and Odessa and in Bakersfield, Calif. His grandfather also attended Pepperdine.
Beach volleyball, baseball
Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada Q-School-CANADA: After opening with back-to-back 72s, shot a 6-under over the last two rounds to finish T14, forcing him into a three-players-for-one-spot playoff for the final fully-exempt slot. Made birdie on the playoff hole to earned the full exemption through the first half of the Mackenzie Tour season.
As a sophomore, was a first-team All-West Coast Conference and All-West Regional team selection in 2016-17.
Made it to the round of 16 at the 2016 Pacific Northwest Men’s Amateur Championship.