Hello, My name is ... James Clark

March 1, 2018


Get to know James Clark, Georgia Tech's senior golfer from Columbus, Ga. Clark has played three years for the Yellow Jackets, appearing in 30 events with four top-10 finishes. He is red-shirting this season.


Shoe size: 8.5

Roommate: Michael Pisciotta
Three words that describe me: determined, focused, believer
Favorite late night snack: ice cream
Favorite meal to cook: shrimp creole
Favorite spot on campus: GT golf range
Favorite activity outside of golf: going on a boat ride
Favorite TV channel: Tennis channel
Celebrity crush: Jennifer Aniston
Job I'd like outside of golf: sports agent
Favorite sports movie: Moneyball
Last movie I saw in the theater: National Treasure
Top three songs on my music playlist: So will I, Most People Are Good, New York at Night

Best sports talent besides golf: tennis

Best non-golf talent one of your teammates has: Luke doing kendama tricks

Favorite pro athlete: Roger Federer
Favorite pro team: Braves
Favorite other Georgia Tech sport to watch: basketball
Most memorable sports moment: Winning ACCs freshman year
Favorite golf course I have played: Cypress Point
Golf course I would most like to play: St. Andrews
Club or shot I’m most comfortable playing: 6 foot par putt

Club or shot I need to work on the most: Driver

Holes in one in my life (course, hole, club used):  1, 6-iron, 106 yards

Best advice Coach Heppler has given you: You eat an elephant one bite at a time
What I like most about Georgia Tech golf: the places we travel to

Best table tennis player on the team: Ben Smith

Best dresser on the team: Will Dickson