The 54-hole tournament runs Monday and Tuesday at the Jeremy Golf and Country Club in Park City.
At Utah Valley... Sophomore (2012-13): Competed in four tournaments for UVU, compiling a scoring average of 79.09 ... recorded a season-low round of 75 in the first round at the Battle in the Tetons, and went on to finish in a tie for 35th.
Before Utah Valley ... Played basketball at Montana State-Billings where they were the GNAC Champions and earned a berth into the Div. II National Tournament ... was a two-time all-state basketball player and golfer at Jordan High School.
Personal... Son of Kerry and Doug Richards ... Graduated from Jordan HS in 2008 with a 3.4 GPA ... Served an LDS Church mission to Fort Worth, Texas ... Father was an all-American basketball player at BYU and was drafted by the Portland Trailblazers ... Uncle Golden Richards played wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys ... Plans to major in business finance.