AT PLAYERS: Opened with triple bogey on second hole, then birdied three of next five. Made three straight birdies on front and back sides during Friday 66.
FINISH: -4, 23rd
CLAIM TO FAME: The Thompson who is not Lexi's brother. Runner-up at 2007 U.S. Amateur.
WORLD RANK: 99th
WHO DAT? Won three events at Tulane. SEC player of the year in 2008 after transferring to Alabama. Great on greens—ranks eighth in strokes gained putting.
AT PLAYERS: Rode hot stretch in opening round—birdied 8th and 9th, eagled 11th, birdied 12th. Six bogeys in disappointing third round.
FINISH: +2, 51st
CLAIM TO FAME: Missed short putt in playoff or would have won first Nationwide start in 2011.