|High School:||Mangum HS|
Redshirted the season.
Played in five of the six spring tournaments and was in the starting five for four of those ... in 13 total rounds, held a stroke average of 76.0 and carded two top 20 finishes ... finished tied for 18th (75-71-75--221) at the Little Rock/First Tee Classic, and followed it up with a 76-69--145 (+1) in a tie for 17th at the Jim West Intercollegiate.
Played for his grandfather Merlin Nippert at Mangum HS and is one of the first golfers from MHS to play at a Division I school ... ranked ninth in Oklahoma by Junior Golf Scoreboard for 2016 ... class 2A state runner-up in 2015 and was the class 3A runner-up in the state preview ... also an all-conference honorable mention basketball player.
Son of Doug and Lori Laughlin ... grandfather was a baseball player at Oklahoma State and the Boston Red Sox ... also recruited by Colorado State and UMKC.