Baylor graduate Luke List eager to build off best career showing

Luke List watches his shot from the 17th tee at PGA National during the first round of the Honda Classic last Thursday in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. List, a former Ringgold, Ga., resident who starred at the Baylor School, finished second in the tournament, losing a playoff to Justin Thomas on Sunday.

Luke List is not lacking for incentive after last weekend's runner-up finish to Justin Thomas at the Honda Classic.

Especially with the start of the Masters just five weeks from today.

The former Baylor School and Vanderbilt University golfer would have qualified for the year's first major had he topped Thomas in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., but List still has other avenues to earn an invitation to Augusta National.

"Last year was one of the better years in my career, if not the best, and I was still disappointed," List said this week, "because I put in a lot of hard work and still didn't get to play in the Masters.