HIGH SCHOOL: Three-year letterwinner for Leon Braisted III at Birmingham Seaholm High School ... First sophomore in state history to be named Michigan's Mr. Golf, after posting a 71.5 average in 2011 ... Won the 2013 Michigan Jr. Championship stroke play, shooting 71-65 at The Medalist GC ... Won the 2012 Michigan Junior PGA Championship ... . In 2010, qualified for the U.S. Amateur Championship and also won the AJGA Cleveland Junior Open Championship.
PERSONAL: Son of Chris and Susan Ruffino ... His dad attended Michigan State and his mother played tennis at Guilford College.