Meet the caddie: Billy Spencer
How long have you caddied?
Players I’ve caddied for…
C.T. Pan, Daniel Berger, Stephan Jaeger, Jason Bohn, Bret Stegmaier, Will MacKenzie, Bo Van Pelt, Jason Bohn, Russel Henley, DH Lee, Tag Ridings and Doug LaBelle
High School attended…
Aurora High School Class of 1993
Carleton University 1994
Did you play college golf?
Did you play other sports in college?
What is your golf handicap?
What is your greatest golf memory?
First round of golf with my Dad and son in the same group. Pretty cool for the 3 of us to play 18 holes.
What is your greatest memory as a caddie?
First trip to The Masters.
Favorite professional golfer growing up?
Favorite city to visit?
Maui & Charlotte
Favorite course to caddie?
Favorite course to play?
Colonial Country Club
Professional interests outside of golf?
Coaching youth hockey. Helping out local high school and college kids playing competitive golf.
Anything off the grill in the backyard
Tito’s w/ ice – light on the water!
Favorite sports team?
Toronto Maple Leafs
Who would be in your dream golf foursome, as a player?
Dad, my son Zack, Jim Spencer
Hobbies outside of golf?
Watching my son play baseball, coaching youth hockey in Dallas.
Who is your inspirational role model?
Do you have a nickname on Tour, what is the story behind it?
Spence, pretty unoriginal, took the r off my last name.
What has been the biggest highlight of your caddying career?
Tie, first Masters and first W
What is your favorite stop on Tour and why?
Augusta, everything is perfect, no other event can compare.
Where do you reside during the offseason?
Greatest golf shot you have personally witnessed on Tour?
Tiger got it up and down shortsided on a downslope in a bunker left of 14 green at Congressional. No room and hit it an inch. He played like a dog the first 2 days we were paired together. Won the tournament.