Became a good friend of former NBA basketball star Doug Collins while at Illinois State
Enjoys watching reruns of "The West Wing," and "Seinfeld."
Best friend in golf is Peter Jacobsen
Got started in golf when his dad cut down a wooden-shafted putter for him when he was 5
Is the Chairman of Golf Resources Inc. which he founded in 1987. During this time the design division, Weibring Wolfard Golf Design has been involved in over 80 golf course design, renovation, and consulting projects worldwide. Projects include the TPC at Deere Run, which hosts the John Deere Classic and the TPC at Las Colinas, which hosts the HP Byron Nelson Championship, both on the PGA Tour. Golf Resources Group, the management division of the company, provides the leadership to golf properties that are in need of operational improvement. GRG currently manages Glen Oaks CC in West Des Moines, Iowa, which formerly hosted the Champions Tour's Principal Charity Classic. The company's corporate headquarters is in Plano, Texas. Its website addresses are weibringwolfard.com and golfresourcesgroup.com
Son, Matt, was a two-time All-America at Georgia Tech and has played on both the Web.com Tour and the PGA TOUR. He played full time on the PGA TOUR in 2009 after finishing in the top 25 on the 2008 Web.com Tour money list
Oldest daughter, Katey, is a professional dancer and actress
Youngest daughter, Allie, graduated from the University of Oklahoma with honors from the Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication and is working in Dallas.
Son Matt was honorable mention All-American as sophomore at Georgia Tech in 2000. Georgia Tech lost to Oklahoma State in playoff for NCAA title; Matt finished fifth individually. Georgia Tech still finished No. 1 in both polls.
Basketball, golf course design
PGA TOUR Victories (5)
1979 Ed McMahon-Jaycees Quad Cities Open
1987 Beatrice Western Open
1991 Hardee's Golf Classic
1995 Quad City Classic
1996 Canon Greater Hartford Open
PGA TOUR Champions Victories (5)
2003 SAS Championship Presented by BusinessWeek
2004 Allianz Championship
2005 Bruno's Memorial Classic
2007 3M Championship
2008 Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship
PGA TOUR Champions (3)
1985 Golf Digest Polariod Cup, Shell-Air New Zealand Open.