Attended New Hartford High School in New York, where he was also a member of the hockey team. Comes from a family of athletes. His father, David, played college football at Hamilton (N.Y.) College, his brother, Alec, is on the Penn State golf team and his sister, Sydney, plays hockey at Colgate University.
Biggest thrill in golf was playing in the 2016 Masters Tournament. Favorite professional teams are the New York Giants, the New York Yankees and the New York Rangers. "Game of Thrones" is his favorite TV series.
Underwent open-heart surgery right after birth to correct heart stenosis, a narrowing of the aortic valve opening.
2016 Palmer Cup
CURRENT YEAR HIGHLIGHTS
Guatemala Stella Artois Open: Finished T12 at the PGA TOUR Latinoamérica season-opening Guatemala Stella Artois Open. Held the tournament's 36-hole lead after setting a new course record of 11-under 61, thanks to 11 birdies and no bogeys in the second round at the Fuego Maya GC at La Reunion Golf Resort. Shot 71-73 on the weekend.
PTLA Qualifying Tournament-USA: Joined PGA TOUR Latinoamérica with a solo-sixth finish at Mission Inn in Howey-In-The-Hills, Fla.
Made his PGA TOUR debut, missing the cut at the Masters Tournament (9-over) and the U.S. Open (15-over) at Oakmont CC.
Finished runner-up at the 2015 U.S. Amateur, losing to winner Bryson DeChambeau, 7 and 6. Earned an invitation to the 2016 Masters Tournament and U.S. Open because of that performance.
Competed for the U.S. team at the 2016 Palmer Cup.
Won the 2015 Sunnehanna Amateur and the 2017 Monroe Invitational.
At the University of Virginia, had three collegiate wins, including the Palmetto Intercollegiate as a senior. Earned All-Atlantic Coast Conference honors three times and was an honorable mention All-American in his final two seasons.
Won the 2012 New York State Public High School Athletic Association Championship.