Qualified for his sixth U.S. Open by posting 7-under 137 in the Columbus, Ohio, sectional at The Lakes Golf & Country Club and Brookside Golf & Country Club. All three of his professional victories have been on the Web.com Tour, the last coming in the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Championship. His younger brother, Andrew, also competes with him on the PGA Tour. Graduated from Pepperdine University in 2005, the same year he competed on the victorious USA Walker Cup Team at Chicago Golf Club and the victorious U.S. Palmer Cup Team. Won the 2004 Pacific Coast Amateur.

U.S. Open Record
2018 Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 78-76 +14 MC
2017 Erin Hills 73-70-71-75--289 +1 T-35
2015 Chambers Bay 70-77 +7 MC
2011 Congressional Country Club 74-71-73-71--289 +5 T-45
2007 Oakmont Country Club 73-74-72-83--302 +22 T-55
2005 Pinehurst Resort & C.C. (Course No. 2) 76-79 +15 MC