Meet Georgia Tech's freshman golfer from Providence, R.I.
Hello, my name is ... Will Dickson. Spend five minutes getting to know the Yellow Jackets' freshman golfer from Providence, R.I. https://t.co/aUXGQ3OxzY— Georgia Tech Golf (@GT_GOLF) March 8, 2018
Junior Golf: A qualifier for the U.S. Amateur in August and the U.S. Junior Amateur in July of 2016 ... Advanced to the Round of 16 in the 2014 U.S. Junior Amateur, losing to eventual champion Will Zalatoris ... Also finished seventh at the 2016 Junior Orange Bowl International Championship ... Won the 2012 Rhode Island Junior Amateur at age 13.
High School: Attended Moses Brown High School in Providence, where he won four consecutive state high school championships in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, becoming the first Rhode Island golfer to accomplish that feat ... Led Moses Brown to three state team titles (2014, 2015, 2016) under coach Ransom Griffin ... Earned all-state honors by the Providence Journal all four years of high school ... Also swam freestyle and backstroke events for three seasons on the Moses Brown HS team.
Personal: Full name is Will Greene Dickson ... Born October 29, 1998 in Providence ... Son of John and Camille Dickson ... Has an older brother, Jim, and an older sister, Sara, who played college golf at Methodist University ... Began playing golf at age 3 ... Enjoys swimming and caddying ... Plans to study business administration with the aim of becoming a financial advisor.