Ian McConnell - Profile


Ian McConnell

Home Town: Riverview, Florida
Class of 2010

2009 Rolex Junior All-American

Signed National Letter of Intent with Liberty

On your iPod New Divide by Linkin Park

Favorite movie Shooter

Dream foursome Francis Ouimet, Bill Murray, and Boo Weekley

Favorite course Sedgefield Country Club (Greensboro, N.C.)

Favorite club 47 degree wedge from 130 yards

Ballmarker Either a JFK half dollar, bicentennial quarter, or 1960's quarter (to shoot in the 60s)

Superstitions 5 tees in my pocket, two different socks, clean my clubs with one corner of a towel, dress from left to right, many others...

Holes-in-one Four, most recently at the 2009 Rolex Tournament of Champions

Love to trade places with Anybody on Tour or someone in Congress (but only for a short period of time on that one)

Favorite sports team Tampa Bay Rays

Favorite non-golf athlete Carl Crawford

Best thing about traveling to play golf Getting to see parts of the country you wouldn't otherwise see plus getting to play great courses

Favorite place visited for a tournament Southern Hills for the U.S. Amateur