PERSONAL: Born Evan Maxamilian Katz on July 1, 1998 in Washington, D.C. … son of Marcia and Aaron Katz … father graduated from Duke in 1984 … member of the Cum Laude Society.
12 Questions with Evan Katz
1. Biggest accomplishment in golf to date: Being an Honorable Mention Rolex All American in High School
2. Something I’d like Duke fans to know about me: I have a twelve-year old Chocolate Lab named Duke
3. Greatest strength as a golfer: Ball control
4. If I didn’t play golf, the sport/activity you would find me playing/doing: Probably playing baseball
5. Pre-round superstition/ritual: Not too superstitious
6. Anticipated major: Undecided, maybe psychology
7. What I like to do in my free time: Workout or sleep
8. Favorite TV Show: Friends
9. Favorite professional athlete: Jordan Spieth
10. Job I’d like outside of golf: No clue
11. Follow me on Instagram: evan__katz (two underscores)
12. Why I chose Duke: My dream school; in fact, read something the other day that I wrote in fifth grade about my goals and one of mine was to attend Duke, so it was an easy choice when it worked out. It’s been a life-long goal.