Name: Jimmy Ferguson
Athlete of the week achievement: Ferguson won the Wheeling Invitational at Sunnehanna on Monday. He shot a 73 in the first round and a 70 in the second round. On Thursday, Ferguson shot a 69 to lead the Golden Eagles over Hollidaysburg and Huntingdon at Sinking Valley.
Season update: Tyrone is 13-0
Coach Greg Ferguson's quote: "As a senior, he has been a leader since he was a freshman. His game is to the point where he pretty much just goes on his own. He is a good leader and increases your chances to win every week. He is self-sufficient."
Favorite teacher: Mr. Rutter and Mr. Funicelli
Favorite subject: English
Favorite movie: "Happy Gilmore''
Favorite food: Grandma's beef stroganoff
Favorite music: Rock
Outside interests: Watching and playing many other sports
Favorite professional team: Steelers
Favorite college team: Penn State football
Pro athlete most admired: Tim Tebow
Best athlete I ever played with: My father, Greg
Best athlete I ever competed against: Artie Fink
Most influential person on my athletic career: My father, Greg
Proudest athletic achievement: Winning districts and winning the Wheeling Invitational two years in a row.
How I got my start in golf: I wanted to follow in my dad's footsteps and started at the age of 2.
Future goal: Play Division I golf and hopefully professionally.