Rising PGA Star Tony Finau on Talkin' Sports

Tony Finau prepares for a tee shot off the 11th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

(KUTV) - Former West High Panther Tony Finau is now one of the rising stars on the PGA Tour. With six top-10 finishes this season Finau is getting plenty of national recognition from the golfing world. Finau has also performed well on golf's biggest stage, at Augusta National the 31st ranked player in the world took 10th place, despite an injured ankle. Then at the U.S. Open, he was in the last group on Sunday and contended for the championship but eventually finished in 5th place. Dave Fox spent a lot of time talking to the former teenage phenom at his Lehi home, here's part 1 of that interview.