- Valedictorian of his senior class
- Ranked No. 2 on All-American Junior Golf Tour in 2007-08
- Cancer survivor (Hodgkin Lymphoma) diagnosed before his junior year of high school
Did not compete in an event…earned Dean’s List and Athletic
Directors Honor Roll…transferred to Lee at the end of the semester.
Did not compete in an event...earned Dean's List and Athletic Directors Honor Roll.
McMINN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered four seasons for Jelly Quirk at McMinn County...earned all-district and all-region honors all four years...made three appearances in the TSSAA AAA State Tournament leading the Cherokees there as a sophomore in 2007...invited AJGA Championship (2007) and AAJGT Championship (2007-10)...tied for fourth in 2007 AJGA Junior All-Star at PGA National shooting 218 (+2) with a second round 69 (-3)...several top five finishes on AAJGT winning the 2007 event at Creekside Golf and Country Club (Hiram, Ga.).
McKeehanon Clarence Rue was born on May 26, 1992 in Athens, Tenn....son of Danny and Marlene Rue...graduated high school as valedictorian with a 4.0 grade point average...in remission from Hodgkin Lymphoma which was detected and he played through in high school...undecided on his major.