He almost gave up on the sport a couple of years ago but a former Gamecock All-American is back on the PGA Tour. Kyle Thompson placed fifth on the top 25 of the Web.com Tour Money list to secure a PGA Tour Card for next season.
Thompson tied for second in the Lincoln Land Charity Championship on Sunday and has 3 top 10 finishes on the Web.com tour this year.
The Greenville native and 2001 USC grad has played in 55 PGA tour events and missed out on the US Open by one stroke. This is the second career PGA Tour Card for Thompson.