Prior to Marquette: McKinney played his freshman season at Maryville University in St. Louis, Mo., where he led the team in scoring average ... Set Maryville's single-round scoring record, and Aberdeen Golf Club course record, with a 7-under-par 64 in the final round of the 2011 Maryville Fall Invitational ... Graduated from Marquette University High School ... Won the 2011 WSGA Junior Championship with a playoff victory at La Crosse Country Club ... Finished runner-up at the Wisconsin PGA Junior Championship in June 2011 ... Closed out his prep career at Marquette High by finishing second at the WIAA 2011 Boys State Championship, leading the Hilltoppers to a third-place overall finish ... McKinney was also co-captain of the 2010 Marquette High squad that placed second in the 2010 state tournament ... Three-time all-state selection and was twice named Greater Metro Conference Player of the Year ... Helped Marquette High capture three conference championships and three sectional titles (including four regional championships) during his tenure ... Also holds a share of the Marquette High single-round scoring record (68).
Personal: Born in Allentown, Pa., on Dec. 7, 1992, and raised in Big Bend, Wis. ... Son of Gary and Rachel ... Majoring in Journalism.