Qualified for his first U.S. Open a week after ending a stellar career at the University of Illinois. Shot 4-under 136 at Springfield (Ohio) Country Club to garner one of the five available berths. Concluded his college career with a T-4 at the NCAA Championships at Karsten Creek Golf Club in Stillwater, Okla. Advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2016 U.S. Amateur, a month after winning the Western Amateur. Turned professional two days before his U.S. Open sectional qualifier. Advanced out of a local U.S. Open qualifier in St. Louis. Missed the cut in his PGA Tour debut last summer at the John Deere Classic in Sylvis, Ill.
Road To Shinnecock Hills