Jul 28th, 2016

GolfPunks at the USPGA: Tony Finau

This guy is blazing it up!!

Representing For The GolfPunks at The Shriners: Tony Finau

GolfPunks at the USPGA: Tony Finau

They call it the Finau Finess... probably

 

Odds to win The Shriners: 28/1

 

Bullets:

- Born: Salt Lake City, Utah

- Practices his golf in his parent's garage.

- Turned down scholarship in basketball to turn pro golfer aged 17.

- Played mini tours including Hooters Tour and National Pro Tour.

- Has a brother called Gipper. Both competed in Big Break 2009. 

- Graduated to PGA Tour Canada 2013, made 7 cuts in 8 starts.

- Got his PGA Tour card 2013, finishing 3rd on the Web.com

- Won the Stonebrae Classic in 2014.

- Goes for every shot. Hits it miles. Average 309.1 yards driver (8th ranked).

- Birdie average 4.11 (9th ranked).

- Looks like a nice bloke. Smiles a lot.

- Blazing it up at Whistling Straits after 2nd round 66.

- First Tongan and American Samoan descendant to play on the PGA Tour.

- 100% GolfPunk.

 

Tony Finau's Guide To Hitting With Power

 

Finau stops his ball with the flag stick!

 

Finau driver swing at Whistling Straits

 

 

GolfPunks at the USPGA: Tony Finau

This one's for The Gipper

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