Harrison High alumnus James White of Acworth was named the co-winner of the 2012 Byron Nelson Award on Thursday.
The award goes to a college senior—or, in this case, two college seniors—based on academics, golf career, character and integrity. Good citizenship is a key factor because the winner must emulate Byron Nelson, according to the announcement from the Golf Coaches Association of America.
“I’m extremely excited to be one of the winners of the Byron Nelson Award this year,” White said in a news release from Georgia Tech. “I couldn’t