Jr. PROfiles Jacob Tinsley How did you get started playing golf? My great-grandpa took me to the course when I was 7 and have been playing ever since. Who taught you how to play golf? My great-grandpa and grandma. Who has been the most influential person in your life? My grandma. She has always taken me to the golf course to play and help me get better. She always wants the best for me. If you could play any golf course in the world, what would it be and why? Augusta National because it is the most prestigious golf course in the world and some of the best players in the world have played there. What are your favorite clubs in your bag? My 9 iron and my driver. When you are not playing golf, what are you doing? Hanging out with friends or just living life. As a junior golfer, who do you look up to for inspiration? Phil Mickelson or Tiger Woods or Fred Couples. What has been your favorite memory so far on the golf course? Qualifying for the OHSAA District Golf tournament 3 times. What do you hope to accomplish as a golfer? I hope to one day be a member on the PGA Tour.