James Evans White Jr.
BIRTHDATE February, 8 1990
BIRTHPLACE Wilmington, Del.
James Evans White Jr., has been very busy this summer. White, No. 22 in
the World Amateur Golf Ranking, started with a T8 finish at the Sunnehanna
Amateur in Pennsylvania. He followed that with a runner-up showing at the
Northeast Amateur and, just recently, White posted a T5 finish at the Players Amateur, a tournament he finished second in last year. White has also
enjoyed a solid collegiate career at Georgia Tech University. Last year, he was
named a first-team All-American, thanks to a Junior season that included
nine top- 10 finishes and two victories.
LOVE TO TRADE PLACES WITH FOR A DAY A bird, so I can fly.
SHOT I LOVE TO PRACTICE A low, check-and-run pitch shot.
NEEDS IMPROVEMENT All parts of my game can get better.
FAVORITE GOLFER(S) Matt Kuchar and Stewart Cink.
ON MY iPOD “Needtobreathe” by Lay ’Em Down.
SUPERSTITIONS Can’t think of any.
FAVORITE FOOD Burrito.
FAVORITE CLUB Putter.
DREAM FOURSOME Me, Bobby Jones, Jack Nicklaus
and Ben Hogan.
FAVORITE NON-GOLF ATHLETE Jason Heyward
(MLB, Atlanta Braves).
WORDS TO LIVE BY Life is about who you are today
and aspire to be tomorrow.
LOWEST ROUND EVER 61.
AGE I FIRST BROKE 70 13.
FAVORITE COURSE Augusta National.
BIGGEST FEAR Wasting a day in my life.
BALL MARKER ”Armor of God” medallion.
BEST GOLF TIP Rhythm is key in all strokes.
HIDDEN TALENT Blowing bubbles off my tongue.
FAVORITE MOVIE(S) “Avatar,” “Braveheart” and “The 5th Quarter.”
WHAT’S IN THE BAG
DRIVER Titleist 910 D3, 8. 5 degrees with Tour AD by Graphite Design shaft,
3-WOOD Titleist 910F, 13. 5 degrees with Tour AD shaft, HYBRID Titleist 910H, 17
degrees with Tour AD shaft, IRONS Titleist 710 AP2 (3-PW) with Dynamic Gold Tour
Issue shafts, WEDGES Titleist Vokey (54 and 58 degrees), PUTTER Scotty Cameron
Newport 2 Studio Style.