Player: Maxwell Ford
University: University of Georgia
Area of Study: Sport Management
Expected Graduation: 2025
Soldier Honored: Justin R. Jarrett
2021-2022: Made his Georgia debut with a 20th-place finish in The Carmel Cup ... Named the recipient of the C. Read Morton Men’s Golf Scholarship.
High School: Graduated from Rivers Academy … Led Rivers to the 2019 and 2021 GISA AA state titles … Won the 2019 and 2021 and 2019 GISA AA individual state championships … Won the 2019 and 2021 Region 5-AA titles.
Amateur Highlights: Won the 2021 Wyndham Invitational … Finished as the runner-up in the 2021 Dustin Johnson World Junior Championship and the Terra Cotta Invitational … Had top-10s in the 2021 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship, the Team TaylorMade Invitational, the AJGA Simplify Boys Championship at Carlton Woods, and the Polo Golf Junior Classic at Liberty National … Placed third in 2020 in the Dustin Johnson World Junior Championship and the Georgia Amateur Championship and sixth in the Press Thornton Future Masters … Won the 2019 Jones Cup Junior Invitational, came in second in the Press Thornton Future Masters and the Ollie Schniederjans Junior Classic, third in the E-Z-GO Vaughn Taylor Championship, and fourth in the Wyndham Invitational … Won the 2018 Evitt Foundation RTC Junior All-Star and the AJGA Junior All-Star at Cooks Creek … Won the SJGT's 2018 Chattahoochee Junior Classic, the 2017 Berkeley Hills Junior Classic and Furman Junior Classic, and the 2016 Berkeley Hills Junior Classic.
Personal: Born Sept. 14, 2002 … Son of Patrick and Karen Ford … Is a triplet with sister Abigail and brother David (who plays collegiately for North Carolina) … Currently undecided on a major.