Biography

Get to Know Jason

Attended Ashland High School in Oregon.
Both brothers were national whitewater rafting champions.
Worked as a whitewater raft guide after college.
Golf instructors include Mike Bender, Pia Nilsson, and Lynn Marriott.
Biggest thrills in golf include winning the 1997 U.S. Junior and competing in the British Open and U.S. Open.
Biggest thrill outside of golf is the birth of son and daughter.
Favorite golf courses he’s played include Royal County Down (Ireland), Pebble Beach, and St. Andrews.
Course he would most like to play but never has is Augusta National.
Never travels without a good book, computer, and the Bible.
Only real superstition is that he uses the same coin to mark the ball.
Favorite websites include pgatour.com, espn.com, southwest.com and priceline.com.
Favorite college teams are the Pepperdine Waves and the Oregon Ducks.
Favorite TV show is Jeopardy!
Favorite movies are Chariots of Fire and Courageous.
Favorite food is pasta, pizza, and barbecue.
Favorite cities to visit are Carmel, Calif., and Greenville, S.C.
Favorite gadget is his iPhone.
Oldest club in his bag is a 3-wood (six years).
Is extremely scared of heights.
Bucket list includes taking a mission trip with his kids, adopting a child, and winning on the PGA TOUR.
Charities he supports include Compassion International (third world child sponsorship program), Young Life (Christian Youth Ministry), and College Golf Fellowship.