The Gallup, N.M., native earned his first U.S. Open start by finshing among the top 3 points leaders in the 2019 PGA Professional Player of the Year standings. While this is Jertson's first U.S. Open, he has qualified for four PGA Championships, finishing 82nd last year at Bethpage State Park. Jertson played his college golf at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, earning Division II All-American honors in 2002. He currently is the director of product development for Ping, where he is credited with many of the manufacturer's club designs and is listed on more than 125 patents. He is a member of the Southwestern Section of the PGA, which encompasses Arizona and Clark County in Nevada.
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