Height: 5 ft. 10 in
Weight: 145 lbs
College: University of Alabama
Turned Pro: 2013
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
Country: United States
While playing golf at the University of Alabama, Thomas won six times. He was part of the team that won the 2013 NCAA Championship. He was named the College Player of the Year in 2012. He was part of the victorious Palmer Cup and Walker Cup teams in 2013 as well as being the Eisenhower Trophy winner in 2012. In 2009, he was the third youngest player to make the cut in a PGA Tour event. He achieved this feat at the Wyndham Championship at the age of 16 years and, 3 months and 24 days. He finished the week in a tie for 78th.
After graduating in 2013, he turned pro. He earned a card on the Web.com Tour for the 2014 season after playing well enough at Q School. He played 20 events in his first season, making the cut on 18 occasions. He won his first pro event at the Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship after a play-off with South African Richard Sterne. He was runner-up at the El Bosque Mexico Championship and had a total of seven top 10 finishes n his way to ending the year 5th on the money list. He also played in the web.com Tour Finals event, finishing 3rd. As a result, Thomas earned a full PGA Tour card for the 2015 season.
So far in his rookie season, Thomas has played in 23 events, making the cut on 16 occasions. He has registered ten top 25s so far including five top 10s. His best result to date was a tie for 4th at the Sanderson Farms Championship.