Nick Taylor
Japan

Nick Taylor

DOB:

4.17.88

AGE:

22

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:

Canada

University of Washington senior spent 21 weeks atop the World Amateur Golf Ranking from June through November last year. ... Finished T-36 at Bethpage Black to earn low amateur honors at the 2009 U.S. Open. ... Runner-up at last year's U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship and at the NCAA championship one year earlier. ... Has won multiple national amateur titles in his native Canada.

"[The U.S. Open] is something you experience only once in a lifetime. I'm having a fun time with friends and meeting new people. It's where I want to be."

CAREER BEST FINISH:

T-36 and low amateur at 2009 U.S. Open