Danny is a professional golfer on the European tour. As an amateur golfer, he won the English amateur championship in 2017 and was a member of the GB&I 2007 Walker Cup team In 2008 he was the number one ranked amateur in the world.
He turned professional in 2008 after graduation from Jacksonville State University.
His biggest achievement to date is winning the famous Green Jacket at the 2016 Masters tournament.
In 2005 Danny was placed at Jacksonville State University.
He was named Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the year and won medal honours in 2007 at the OVC Championship.
He was also an all-conference award winner and all-tournament team member in both 2006 and 2007.
Jacksonville State University (JSU) is a public university in Jacksonville, Alabama. Founded in 1883, Jacksonville State offers programs of study in six academic schools leading to bachelor's, master's, education specialist, and doctorate degrees in addition to certificate programs and continuing education opportunities. In the Fall semester of 2011, JSU began offering the school's first doctoral degree, Doctor of Science in Emergency Management. In 2016, the university gained approval to offer its second doctorate, a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree. The university was founded as Jacksonville State Normal School, and in 1930 the name changed to Jacksonville State Teachers College, and again in 1957 to Jacksonville State College. The university began operating as Jacksonville State University in 1966.