Meet the caddie: Val Lopez

Which college did you attend? 
UC Davis

Did you play any sports? 
Yes, baseball

What is your golf handicap? 
6

Favorite sports teams… 
A’s

What are your hobbies/passions outside of caddying? 
All mountain sports

Do you have any side businesses that you own or operate? 
Yes

Who is your inspirational role model? 
Dad

Alternate career choice… 
Travel guide

What three golf players would fill out your dream foursome? 
Arnie, Seve and Mo Norman

What has been the biggest highlight of your caddying career? 
Taking time off to raise a family

What is your favorite stop on Tour and why? 
Hilton Head and Fort Worth, small towns and same traditional courses

What is your favorite restaurant on Tour and why? 
STK, it never disappoints

Where do you reside during off season? 
Edwards, CO

What is one thing about you that most people would be surprised to know? 
Was a pretty decent junior Olympian

Greatest golf shot you have personally witnessed on Tour? 
A 45 yard hook shot around a tree from 110 yards

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