An avid golfer since the age of 3, Sam’s passion and love for the game creates a perfect fit as the V.P. of Bettinardi Golf. Growing up, Sam split his time between learning about golf manufacturing , and playing in and winning numerous Illinois junior golf and nationally ranked tournaments as an amateur. Sam received a scholarship to Marquette University and played for the Golden Eagles from 2008-2010. In 2012, Sam graduated from DePaul University with a degree in Business Management. Sam also has attended many PGA Tour events and Major Championships and carries the ability to talk shop with greatest players in the world. He carries a scratch handicap and takes his passion for the game of golf into his everyday work at Bettinardi.