Justin Thomas - Profile


Justin Thomas

Home Town: Goshen, Kentucky
Graduation: Class of 2011

Became the third-youngest player ever to make a PGA Tour cut (2009 Wyndham Championship)

Second-team Rolex Junior All-American, 2009

Hidden Talent: Fishing

Favorite course: Cypress Point

Dream foursome: Dad, Tiger Woods, and Jack Nicklaus

Favorite golfer(s), alive/deceased: Tiger Woods and J.B. Holmes

Superstitions: I always put three coins in my pocket and if I'm putting bad, I'll change to a different three coins.

Holes-in-one: 17 – I have all the balls in a box in my dad's office at the pro shop.

Best shot you've ever hit: First hole-in-one when I was 6 – driver from 144 yards

Lowest round ever: 64 (4 times)

Favorite sports team: Boston Red Sox

Favorite non-golf athlete: Michael Jordan

Five words to describe your experience at the 2009 Wyndham Championship: amazing, eye opening, fun, unforgettable

Best thing about traveling to play golf: Playing amazing courses, doing it with all of my friends from around the world, and having a blast doing it

Favorite place visited for a tournament: France, for the Evian Junior Masters in summer of 2007 (represented U.S.A. along with teammates Jordan Spieth, Grace Na and Erynne Lee)