Jr. PROfiles Megan Dressel How did you get started playing golf? I injured my back so I couldn’t do gymnastics or cheerleading anymore, so I took up golf. Who taught you how to play golf? My dad and I also took lessons. Who has been the most influential person in your life? My mom and dad because they encourage me and provide me with the opportunities to improve my game. If you could play any golf course in the world, what would it be and why? Sawgrass because it seems like a very challenging course. What are your favorite clubs in your bag? My driver and 7 iron. When you are not playing golf, what are you doing? I enjoy good food, shopping, and hanging out with my friends. As a junior golfer, who do you look up to for inspiration? Rory McIlroy because he has accomplished a lot at a very young age. Do you have any superstitions on the golf course? I always need to be chewing gum. What has been your favorite memory so far on the golf course? Playing Tiburon with my dad for my 15th birthday. What do you hope to accomplish as a golfer? Improve as I get older and hopefully get a college scholarship.