Behind the Scenes with Ryan Camp
Nov. 12, 2003
Ryan Camp is a senior and team captain of the Cougar men's golf team. Camp is from Spokane, Wash. and ranks fifth in WSU career Top 25 finishes with 16 and sixth in career Top 10 finishes with six. He has also tied the Cougar all-time low single round score by firing a 65, Sept. 7, 2002 at University Ridge Golf Course, at Madison, Wis.
Athlete: Gary Payton
Professional Team: Seattle Sonics
TV Show: Everybody Loves Raymond
Movie: Top Gun, Braveheart
Music: Rock 'n Roll
Class at WSU: Management 401 with Professor Heidi Connole
If you were stuck on a deserted island, what three CD's would you take? Howie Day, Tupac, All Eyez on Me, Guns N' Roses, Use Your Illusion 2
If you could meet anyone dead or alive who would it be? Ghandi because the way he helped world peace. I would also like to meet JFK.
What was the last book you read? Shock Wave by Clive Cussler
What do you do the evening before a tournament? I watch a little TV, go through every hole in my head and figure out what I am going to do, then get as much sleep as possible.
Most confident shot on the course: 6-iron
Most difficult shot on the course: 60-70 yard bunker shot
If you had the opportunity to play any course what would it be? St. Andrews, Great Britain
If you could be paired up with any golfer for a round who would it be? Tiger, for sure
When you are not playing golf what are you doing? Hanging out with friends, studying, or sleeping
If you could be on any reality show, what would it be? The Joe Schmo Show as an actor
Best thing about Pullman: It's a tight knit community and everybody's really nice. Everyone rallies behind the school and athletics.
Dream vacation spot: Tahiti
Most prized possession: TV remote
In ten years where do you see yourself? Playing pro golf somewhere
Do you prefer to live in the city or the country? The country
Advice for aspiring golfers: Practice, practice, practice. You can never have too much.