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A 2014 graduate of NC State's PGA Golf Management program, I spent two and a half years as a golf writer for our school's daily paper while becoming a Best Practice writer and Social Media Developer at PGA Magazine for three years. I am now a PGA Professional and work as the Reader Engagement Coordinator for The Post. 

Fun Fact: I was convinced to start playing golf after watching Tiger battle Bob May in the 2000 PGA Championship.

Handicap: 2.6

Favorite Courses: Have played TPC Sawgrass, TPC Scottsdale, Glen Abbey, We-Ko-Pa, Blue Monster at Doral, Tobacco Road, Raleigh Country Club, Mid Pines, and others... Dream to play Augusta National, the Old Course, Pine Valley, and Riviera.

Twitter: @FairwayFairholm

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NEWS: Lyle’s Passing Prompts Social-Media Outpouring

Jarrod Lyle
Jarrod Lyle, seen here at the 2005 Dubai Desert Classic, was warmly regarded by fellow tour pros. (Photo Credit: Action Images / Brandon Malone)

Following the untimely passing of former PGA Tour player Jarrod Lyle on Wednesday, many Tour players shared heartfelt condolences on social media. Lyle, 36, battled acute myeloid leukemia on three occasions, twice returning from sickness to play on Tour. He is survived by his wife, Briony, and daughters Lusi, 6,…

NEWS: Jarrod Lyle Dies After Lengthy Battle With Leukemia

Jarrod Lyle plays a shot during the 2016 Australian PGA Championship. (Photo: Chris Hyde, Getty Images)

Jarrod Lyle, the 36-year-old Australian golfer who battled acute myeloid leukemia on three occasions, died Wednesday night. The news was confirmed by Golf Australia. The former PGA Tour player had recently entered palliative care after his body, worn down by years of chemotherapy and harsh treatments, began to fail to…

QUICK TAKE: Groups to Watch at the PGA Championship

Justin Thomas and Rory McIlroy find themselves in the same group for the first two rounds of the PGA Championship. (Photo: Aaron Doster, USA Today Sports)

The final major of the year is upon us with the 100th PGA Championship on tap from Bellerive Country Club in suburban St. Louis. Here are some of the top groups to watch come Thursday. Tiger Woods – Rory McIlroy – Justin Thomas This is probably the biggest group of…

QUICK TAKE: Groups To Watch At The Open Championship

Dustin Johnson waits with his caddie Austin during a practice round at the Open Championship. (Photo: Andrew Yates, Reuters)

The 147th Open Championship is about to get under way at Carnoustie, a brute of a course that promises to punish some of the best players in the world. Unlike most other tournaments, the Open Championship tends to space out the best players in the game rather than putting them…

NEWS: USGA Revises International Team Selection Process

Walker Cup
Team USA poses with the Walker Cup at Los Angeles Country Club in 2017. (Photo Credit: Chris Keane/USGA)

Aiming for transparency and clarity, the USGA on Thursday announced several changes to the selection process for international team competitions. The most notable change will be the move to automatic selections for the U.S. squads in the World Amateur Team Championships, Walker Cup and Curtis Cup. The U.S. Amateur and…