Earned his second consecutive U.S. Open start, thanks to a tie for ninth last year at Erin Hills, where he posted weekend rounds of 69-68. Lone professional win to date came in 2016 Rex Hospital Open on the Web.com Tour. Won two tournaments and earned All-America honors while at the University of Alabama. Helped Alabama reach the match-play portion of the 2013 and 2014 NCAA Championships. In 2014, the team, which also featured current PGA champion Justin Thomas, won the national championship. Member of 2014 USA Palmer Cup Team.