Was a member of the UNLV team that placed 2nd in the 1996 NCAA Championship, a team that included current professionals Chris Riley and Ted Oh. . . Winner of two Hooters Tour events in 1998 - the Camellia City Classic and Jackaroo Steakhouse and Sauce Classic. Was the leading money winner on the Hooters Tour in 1998 with $185,430 and Player of the Year. Also leading money winner on the Hooters Tour in 2000 with earnings of $188,279. . .The closest competitor was over $110,000 behind. Won 13 times on the Hooters Tour. . . .Member of the 2004 Ryder Cup team.
3 - 2001 Buy.Com Richmond Open, Buy.Com Permian Basin Open, Buy.Com Monterey Peninsula Classic.
2 - 2004 Tour Championship, 2004 Bay Hill Invitational
2001 Nationwide Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 21; top-10 finishes -8; scoring average 69.69 (ranked 2nd); money $394,552 (ranked 1st); winner Buy.Com Richmond Open, Buy.Com Permian Basin Open, Buy.Com Monterey Peninsula Classic.
2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 3; rounds played - 8 ; in money - 1; top-10 finishes - 1; money $259,200 (ranked 167th-unofficial); best finish 2nd at the Southern Farm Bureau Classic.
2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 34; rounds played - 109 ; in money -21; top-10 finishes - 2; money $825,474 (ranked 81st); best finish T-3rd at the Greater Greensboro Chrysler Classic
Scoring - 71.10 / (88th); driving distance - 281.5 / (82nd); driving accuracy -72.2% / (34th); GIR - 69.2% / (18th); putting - 1.773 / (103rd); birdie average - 3.78 per rd / (54th) / total birdies - 412; sand saves - 49.4% / (108th); all-around rank - 605 / (47th).
Had nine top-ten finishes in addition to his three runner-up finishes, one coming at the PGA Championship.
2003 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; Rounds Played - 102; in money - 25; top -10 Finishes - 9; money $3,912,064 Rank (7th); Best finish: Won at The Tour Championship.
Scoring - 69.68 / (9th); Driving Distance - 294.6 / (31st); Driving Accuracy - 68.9% / (51st); GIR - 71.8% / (4th); Putting - 1.768 / (69th); Birdie Average - 3.91 per rd / (29th) / Total Birdies - 399; Sand Saves - 40.3% / (170th); All-Around Rank - 376 / (8th).
Finished seventh on the Ryder Cup Team points list to make his first Ryder Cup Team.
2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; Rounds Played - 93; in money - 22; top -10 Finishes - 4; money $2,264,985 Rank (24th); Best finish: Win at the Bay Hill Invitational
Scoring - 70.81 / (60th); Driving Distance - 288.0 / (87th); Driving Accuracy - 63.9% / (102nd); GIR - 67.7% / (31st); Putting - 1.799 / (160th); Birdie Average - 3.32 per rd / (145th) / Total Birdies - 309; Sand Saves - 46.1% / (139th); All-Around Rank - 786 / (103rd).