Final Match: Tale of the Tape July 19, 2019 | Toledo, Ohio By Joey Geske, USGA

17 Age 16
People's Republic of China Hometown/Country Scottsdale, Ariz.
No. 777 World Amateur Golf Ranking No. 208
First U.S. Junior Amateur Appearances First
1 up, over Kelly Chinn Semifinal Win 4 and 2, over Joseph Pagdin
Winning putt on 18 for his semifinal victory
Favorite Moment of the Week Defeating Pagdin in the semifinals
"One of my friends was first to text me" First Phone Call After Semifinal Win "Haven't checked my phone"
Hole 18 Favorite Holes at Inverness Holes 1 & 10
9-iron Favorite Club Driver
Cut Go-to Shot Baby cut
Skittles Favorite Snack on Course Uncrustables
Inverness Club Favorite Golf Course Pebble Beach Golf Links
Tiger Woods Favorite Golfer Tony Finau
Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus & Hideki Matsuyama Dream Foursome Tony Finau, Tiger Woods & Rory McIlroy
Chinese Music Favorite Range Music "I don't listen to music"
New England Patriots Favorite Pro Sports Team Utah Jazz
Tennis and Ping-Pong Favorite Hobby Away From Golf Fishing

Joey Geske is the USGA's communications summer intern.

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