#ProJackets Golf Update

Nov. 24, 2015

THE FLATS - Anders Albertson and Ollie Schniederjans became the fifth and sixth former Georgia Tech players to qualify for the final stage of the Web.com Tour Q-School by advancing out of their respective second-stage events last week in Plantation, Fla., and Beaumont, Calif.

Albertson tied for eighth place last week in Plantation, Fla. The 2015 Tech graduate and two-time Atlantic Coast Conference champion shot rounds of 71-69-69-69 to finish at 6-under-par 278 at the Plantation Reserve Golf Course. Schniederjans rallied from an opening 76 to fire rounds of 69-70-69 for a 4-under-par 284 and grab one of the 25 spots that moved on from Beaumont, Calif.

The week before, Kyle Scott advanced out of the second-stage event in Kingwood, Texas, while Paul Haley qualified out of McKinney, Texas. They join Richard Werenski and Matt Weibring, 2015 Web.com Tour members, in the finals that will be conducted Dec. 10-13 in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

Q-School Finals information

PGA Tour - Three Yellow Jackets made the cut at last weekend’s RSM Classic in Sea Island, Ga., the final tournament of the seven fall PGA Tour events. Matt Kuchar led the way on his home course by tying for 25th place at 8-under-par 274, while Roberto Castro (277, -5) tied for 52nd and Stewart Cink (279 (-3) tied for 63rd.

 

 

Castro, who played mostly on exemptions last year and finished fourth in the Web.com Finals to earn back his PGA Tour card, completed the fall portion of the schedule 38th in FedEx Cup points. He made the cut in all five events in which he entered, posted one top-10 finish and two top-25s.

UPCOMING EVENTS

PGA Tour: Hero World Challenge • December 3-6, 2015 • Sea Island Resort (Seaside course) • Albany, New Providence, Bahamas • Purse: $3,500,000 • Winning Share: n/a • FedExCup Points: n/a
Web.com Tour: Web.com Tour Q-School Finals • December 10-13, 2015 • PGA National (Champion and Fazio courses) • Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
Champions Tour: PNC Father-Son Challenge • December 12-13, 2015 • Ritz-Carlton Golf Club • Orland, Fla. • Purse: $1,085,000 • Winning Share: unknown
PGA Tour China: Hainan Open • November 26-29, 2015 • Dragon Valley Golf Club • Sanya, Hainan Province, China • Purse: ¥1,200,000 • Winning Share: tba
SwingThought.com Tour: regional series events in progress

This Week’s Hot Links


In the final round of The RSM Classic 2015, Matt Kuchar’s 32-foot bunker shot crashes into the flagstick settling to 6 feet and converts the putt for birdie on the par-5 15th hole on the Seaside Course.

Here’s a look at the 2015-16 PGA Tour eligibility ranking

2014-15 PGA Tour rankings via Rivals Cup (Georgia Tech is 6th)

  PLAYER LAST WEEK SEASON STATS
 ANDERS ALBERTSON
 Woodstock, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2015
 Career earnings: 
n/a
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2011-15
 High School: Etowah
 Status: Web.com Q-School
  Last Week
T-8 (advanced)
71-69-69-69—278 (-6)
 Money rank
8th (SW.com ATL)
Earnings
$13,705
 BO ANDREWS
 Raleigh, N.C.
 Turned pro:
2014
 Career earnings: 
n/a
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2010-14
 High School: Fike
 Status: No status
  Last Week
did not play
n/a
 Money rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 ROBERTO CASTRO
 Alpharetta, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2007
 Career earnings: 
$3,958,326
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2003-07
 High School: Milton
 Status: PGA Tour
 Last Week
T-52
68-70-71-68—277 (-5)
 FedEx/Money Rank
38
Earnings
$252,677
 STEWART CINK
 Duluth, Ga.
 Turned pro:
1995
 Career earnings: 
$33,641,269
 Years at Georgia Tech: 1991-95
 High School: Bradshaw (Florence, Ala.)
 Status: PGA Tour
 Last Week
T-63
67-70-68-74—279 (-3)
 FedEx Rank
100
Earnings
$127,742
 DREW CZUCHRY
 Auburn, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2015
 Career earnings: 
n/a
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2010-14
 High School: home schooled
 Status: Web.com Q-School
  Last Week
did not advance
n/a
 Money rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 DAVID DUVAL
 Denver, Colo.
 Turned pro:
1993
 Career earnings: 
$19,196,243
 Years at Georgia Tech: 1989-93
 High School: Jacksonville (Fla.) Episcopal
 Status: No status
 Last Week
did not play
n/a
 FedEx Rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 JOHN-TYLER GRIFFIN
 Wilson, N.C.
 Turned pro:
2011
 Career earnings: 
$52,151
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2007-11
 High School: Fike
 Status: Web.com Q-School
  Last Week
did not advance
n/a
 eGolf/ST Money rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 CHESSON HADLEY
 Raleigh, N.C.
 Turned pro:
2010
 Career earnings: 
$2,866,552
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2006-10
 High School: North Raleigh Christian Academy
 Status: PGA Tour
 Last Week
missed cut
68-73—141 (-1)
 FedEx Rank
185
Earnings
$27,708
 SHUN YAT HAK
 Hong Kong, China
 Turned pro:
2013
 Career earnings: 
n/a
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2012-13
 High School: Lake Mary (Fla.) Prep
 Status: Web.com Q-School
  Last Week
did not advance
n/a
 Money rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 PAUL HALEY
 Dallas, Texas
 Turned pro:
2011
 Career earnings: 
$348,201
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2007-11
 High School: Highland Park
 Status: Web.com Tour
 Last Week
advanced to finals
n/a
 Money Rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 MATT KUCHAR
 Sea Island, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2000
 Career earnings: 
$33,939,980
 Years at Georgia Tech: 1997-2000
 High School: Seminole (Lake Mary, Fla.)
 Status: PGA Tour
 Last Week
T-25
69-67-69-69—274 (-8)
 FedEx Rank
128
Earnings
$52,267
 TROY MATTESON
 Austin, Texas
 Turned pro:
2003
 Career earnings: 
$10,023,486
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2000-03
 High School: L.C. Anderson
 Status: Web.com Q- School
 Last Week
did not advance
n/a
 FedEx/Money Rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 LARRY MIZE
 Columbus, Ga.
 Turned pro:
1980
 Career earnings: 
$11,657,039
 Years at Georgia Tech: 1975-79
 High School: unknown
 Status: Champions Tour
 Last Week
did not play
n/a
 Schwab Cup Rank
69
Earnings
$216,825
 BRYCE MOLDER
 Scottsdale, Ariz.
 Turned pro:
2001
 Career earnings: 
$9,726,795
 Years at Georgia Tech: 1998-2001
 High School: Conway (Ark.)
 Status: PGA Tour
 Last Week
did not play
n/a
 FedEx Rank
108
Earnings
$154,570
 SETH REEVES
 Duluth, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2014
 Career earnings: 
$2,750
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2010-14
 High School: Peachtree Ridge
 Status: No status
 Last week
did not play
n/a
 eGolf Money rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 OLLIE SCHNIEDERJANS
 Powder Springs, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2015
 Career earnings: 
$213,165
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2011-15
 High School: Harrison
 Status: Web.com Q-School
  Last Week
T-17 (advanced)
76-69-70-69—284 (-4)
  FedEx rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 KYLE SCOTT
 Johannesburg, South Africa
 Turned pro:
2011
 Career earnings: 
$4,530
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2009-11
 High School: Edenglen
 Status: Web.com Q-School
  Last Week
advanced to finals
n/a
  Money rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 NICHOLAS THOMPSON
 Coral Springs, Fla.
 Turned pro:
2005
 Career earnings: 
$5,720,607
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2001-05
 High School: Stoneman Douglas
 Status: Web.com Q-School
 Last Week
missed cut
70-74—144 (+2)
 FedEx Rank
T-210
Earnings
n/a
 CAMERON TRINGALE
 Laguna Niguel, Calif.
 Turned pro:
2009
 Career earnings: 
$8,328,472
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2005-09
 High School: Mission Viejo
 Status: PGA Tour
 Last Week
did not play
n/a
 FedEx Rank
17
Earnings
$494,213
 MINGHAO WANG
 Xian, China
 Turned pro:
2013
 Career earnings: 
n/a
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2008-13
 High School: Celebration Academy
 Status: PGA Tour China
 Last week
missed cut
78-dnf
  Money rank
n/a
Earnings
¥3,342
 MATT WEIBRING
 Plano, Texas
 Turned pro:
2002
 Career earnings: 
$1,635,583
 Years at Georgia Tech: 1999-2002
 High School: Bishop Lynch
 Status: Web.com Q-School
 Last Week
in finals field
n/a
 Money Rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 RICHARD WERENSKI
 South Hadley, Mass.
 Turned pro:
2014
 Career earnings: 
$62,086
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2011-14
 High School: Fike
 Status: Web.com Q-School
  Last Week
in finals field
n/a
  Money rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 JAMES WHITE
 Acworth, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2012
 Career earnings: 
$40,109
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2008-12
 High School: Harrison
 Status: No status
  Last Week
did not play
n/a
 Money Rank
n/a
Earnings
n/a
 CHAN (SONG) WONGLUKIET
 Atlanta, Ga.
 Turned pro:
2006
 Career earnings: 
$39,080
 Years at Georgia Tech: 2001-05
 High School: Bradenton Academy (Orlando, Fla.)
 Status: PGA Tour China Series
 Last Week
did not play
n/a
 Money Rank
n/a
Earnings
¥18,252