Cody Proveaux Player profile


Cody Proveaux

Home Town: Leesville, SC
Class of 2012

   2010 Polo Golf Junior Classic Champion

2010 Rolex Junior All-America Second Team 


Cody Proveaux steamrolled the field at this year's Polo Golf Junior Classic. After qualifying as the tournament's No. 2 overall seed with rounds of 71 and 68, Proveaux cruised through match play. He never trailed in any of his five matches. Proveaux defeated Michael Kim in the tournament's championship match, 4 and 3. caught up with this year's Polo Golf Junior Classic champion to learn about some of his interests both on and off the course.

Birthday: April 6, 1994

Birthplace: Columbia, SC

Favorite Food: Shrimp

On your iPod: Hawk Nelson

Favorite movie: Blind Side and Facing the Giants

Favorite television show: My Wife and Kids

Favorite book: Walk-On

Favorite hobby other than golf: Basketball

Favorite store: American Eagle

Dream foursome: Lee Trevino, Kenny Perry, Jay Haas, and Myself

Words to live by: I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me.

Needs improvement: There is always room for improvement.

Favorite club: Putter

Ballmarker: TPC Sawgrass coin

Superstitions: None

Holes-in-one: Four

Age you first broke 70: 12

Love to trade places with: Kobe Bryant

Favorite non-golf athlete:  Tim Tebow

Best thing about traveling to play golf: Seeing new places and playing at some great golf courses.

Favorite place visited for a tournament: Sedgefield Country Club

College golf plans: I plan on attending Clemson University when I graduate in 2012.