|Hometown:||Thousand Oaks, CA|
|High School:||Westlake HS|
2010-11 -- Averaged 76.7 strokes over 17 rounds as a sophomore, competing in six tournaments ... best finish was a tie for 22nd place in Palouse Cougar Collegiate hosted by Washington State with rounds of 73, 68 and 75 ... the 68 was his career best and his 216 total for 54 holes was two strokes shy of his career best ... also placed 27th in Lamkin Grip Challenge hosted by Cal Poly and 28th in Big West Conference Championships ... enters junior season with 75.86 career scoring average over 36 rounds.
2009-10 – As a redshirt freshman, played 19 rounds and averaged 71.5 strokes per round with a pair of top-20 finishes … as an individual placed seventh in Cal State Bakersfield Spring Invitational, carding a pair of 72s for his first career top-10 finish … also finished tied for 11th in Giustina Memorial Classic with a career-best 54-hole 214 total which included a 69 and 71 … also had a 71 in Del Walker Intercollegiate.
2008-09 -- Redshirt.
High School -- Lettered four times in varsity golf at Westlake High School ... second-team All-Marmonte League honors ... averaged 74.0 strokes per round as a senior in 2008 and placed second in the FCWT at Turkey Creek ... ranked 90th in senior class ... a scholar-athlete ... also lettered four years in cross country and one year in freshman basketball.
Personal -- Son of Geoff and JoAnne Patterson ... one brother, Matt ... born January 19, 1990, in Calabasas, CA ... majors in business administration with a concentration in marketing.