- 30WAGR position
- 1032.0165Points average
Ellis staged arguably the greatest comeback in Amateur Championship history when he came from four down with five holes to play to defeat Australian Dylan Perry at the 38th hole to become the 2017 champion. The Hampshire native added the trophy to the one he picked up as a 16 year old for winning the 2012 English Amateur, when he broke Sir Nick Faldo’s record as youngest winner.
The Florida State University student made the 2017 Great Britain & Ireland Walker Cup team as a result of his Amateur Championship victory.
The sports management student went on to win his first college tournament for FSU in October 2017 when he was declared joint winner of the Marquette Intercollegiate.