Golf Draft Kit: 2017-18 Sleepers & Busts
Golf Draft Kit: 2017-18 Sleepers & Busts

This article is part of our Golf Draft Kit series.

SLEEPERS

Seamus Power

Power showed flashes as a rookie last season with four top-25s but ultimately just missed keeping his card at No. 130 in the point standings. He regained it, barely, finishing 25th in earnings in the Web.com Tour Finals. Last season, Power was 63rd in strokes gained tee to green on the PGA Tour, 66th in SG approach, 32nd in SG around, 64th in SG putting and 53rd in SG total. How in the world did Power not do better than 130th? He will this season.
– Len Hochberg


Sam Ryder

Every year we're looking for the breakout stud from the Web.com Tour. There was no Wesley Bryan this time. Ryder (no relation to the Cup) is a 27-year-old Floridian who was second on the regular-season money list, securing his card with a whopping eight-shot win in July. He also had a second and a third and six top-10s. He was first in total driving, 11th in GIR. So if you're looking for a late-round gamble, Ryder seems one. One caveat: He missed 7 of 23 cuts.
– Len Hochberg


Scott Piercy

Piercy couldn't get anything going in 2016-17, but that was his first bad stretch on the PGA Tour in several years. Piercy has earned more than $2.7 million in two of his last three seasons on the PGA Tour and one bad stretch doesn't mean he's lost his game. He's a great salary cap pick this season and his number from last season will have him

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