One of the best golfers in recent South Carolina history, Wesley Bryan has spent much of his professional career playing on the Web.com Tour — where he was Player of the Year last season — as he attempted to work his way up to the highest level: the PGA Tour.
Bryan got that chance when he was promoted in August, but still, but he really took a big step forward on Sunday, as he won his first ever PGA Tour tournament: the RBC Heritage:
.@wesleybryangolf is a PGA Tour winner!!!
— GOLF.com (@golf_com) April 16, 2017
Unsurprisingly, Bryan felt right at home at the RBC Heritage, as the tournament was held in South Carolina, his home state.
Bryan is originally from Columbia, South Carolina, and was named to the SEC academic honor roll in multiple years during his time with the Gamecocks.
Update: Bryan wrapped things up in Hilton Head with this putt:
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) April 16, 2017