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Sam Meek

Sam Meek

Biography

Date of Birth
Aug 12, 1998
Hometown
Peterborough, Ont.
Home Club
Public Player
School
University of Nevada
Years on Team
First year

Meek joins the team following a strong summer season highlighted by a 4th place finish at the 2019 Canadian Men's Amateur Championship. As a member of the University of Nevada men's golf team, the senior has captured two collegiate wins, first at the 2018 El Macerco Classic and more recently at the 2019 Olympic Club Intercollegiate. In 2016, Meek won the Canadian Junior Boy's Championship by two strokes.

Q & A

Q: What are some of your nicknames?

Meeker

Q: How did you get into golf?

Playing with my dad at a young age on Sunday nights. Just going out there and playing from the 150yd marker.

Q: How do you mark your golf ball?

Black line through the Titleist.

Q: Do you have any siblings, If so, how old?

Brother Ben, 24 years old.

Q: What was the last book you read?

An ancient history book for school.

Q: Who would you play in a movie about your life?

Miles Teller

Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?

I couldn’t pronounce the letter R when I was younger.

Q: What exercise do you dread the most?

Pull-Ups.

Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?

A video of my swing.

Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?

A video of my swing.Being with my family and high school friends.

Q: Do you have any superstitions?

Nothing too crazy, try and keep things the same on tournament days.

Q:What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?

Old bushnell batteries.

Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?

Ice ice baby.

Highlights

  • 4th – 2019 Canadian Men’s Amateur Championship
  • 1st – 2019 Olympic Club Intercollegiate (NCAA)
  • 1st – 2018 El Macerco Classic (NCAA)
  • 5th – 2019 Husky Invitational (NCAA)
  • 1st – 2016 Canadian Junior Boys Championship

Equipment

Driver: Titleist TS3
Woods: Titleist TS2
Irons: Titleist T100
Wedges: Hokey SM7
Putter: Scotty Cameron Newport 2
Ball: Pro V1