Hello, My Name is ... Will Dickson

March 8, 2018

Meet Will Dickson, Georgia Tech’s freshman golfer from Providence, R.I. Dickson was ranked the No. 2 junior player in the state of Rhode Island and No. 72 nationally. Prior to his senior year at Moses Brown High School, he worked at a caddie camp to network and improve his game.

Shoe size: 13
Roommate: Ben Smith, Noah Norton, Chris Petefish
Favorite late night snack: milkshake
Favorite meal to cook: pasta
Favorite spot on campus: hammocks by student center
Favorite activity outside of golf: sports in general
Favorite TV channel: ESPN
Job I’d like outside of golf: sports agent
Top three songs on my music playlist: Gods Plan (Drake), Notice Me (Migos ft. Post Malone), I get the bag (Gucci mane ft. Migos)
Best sports talent besides golf: swimming
Best non-golf talent one of your teammates has: ping pong
Favorite pro athlete: Tom Brady, Tiger Woods
Favorite pro team: New England Patriots
Favorite other Georgia Tech sport to watch: basketball
Favorite golf course I have played: Winged Foot
Golf course I would most like to play: Augusta National
Club or shot I’m most comfortable playing: 80-yard pitch
Club or shot I need to work on the most: long irons
Holes in one in my life (course, hole, club used): 1, 6th hole at Naples National, pitching wedge
Best advice Coach Heppler has given you: “it all starts with the hands, nice and light”
What I like most about Georgia Tech golf: teammates are awesome, commitment to excellence
Best table tennis player on the team: me, not Ben Smith
Best dresser on the team: Andy Ogletree or Ty Strafaci


Hello, My Name is … Will Dickson
September 23, 2018 Jackets Prevail at Maui Jim Intercollegiate

No. 7 Georgia Tech golf stages back-nine rally to down Arizona State by 2

Hello, My Name is … Will Dickson
September 22, 2018 Jackets in 3rd Place at Maui Jim Intercollegiate

No. 6 Georgia Tech just 2 strokes off the lead after 36 holes, three Jackets in top 12