Vol 22 March 2014

Mac Everett
General Chairman

Kym Hougham
Executive Director

Jan Ivey
Director of Marketing and Partner Relations

Tony Schuster
Director of Operations

Gwen Crow
Tournament Coordinator

Paula Burnett
Volunteer Coordinator

Christine Lockett
Tournament Project Manager

Champions Profile

J.B. Holmes

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  • He is 5-foot-11 and 190 pounds
  • He is 32 years old
  • The initials J.B. stand for John Bradley
  • He was born in Campbellsville Kentucky and still lives in Campbellsville.
  • He loves fishing
  • He grew up playing mostly baseball until he played his first junior golf tournament. After winning the first four junior events he played, he switched to golf full time.
  • In 2011, he led the PGA TOUR in Driving Distance with a 318 yard average by season's end.
  • With his victory at the Wells Fargo Championship, he earned a spot in this year's PGA Championship, which will be held in his home state of Kentucky this year.

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  • He attended the University of Kentucky and is a member of its Sports Hall of Fame

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  • He was on his high school golf team as a third-grader and was No.1 or No.2 on that team by fifth grade.
  • He won the Kentucky High School state title as a sophomore.

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  • He was a member of the victorious 2008 United States' Ryder Cup team. He won his singles match bringing the United States to within one point of clinching. Jim Furyk would eventually clinch it for the U.S. which has not won a Ryder Cup since.