2016 ended in a flurry of wins for students of Chris Mayson. Brendan Steele started the 2016-2017 season in the best way possible winning the first event of the season on the PGA tour. Brendan won the Safeway Classic in Napa, CA and it was his 2nd win on tour, and his first since the 2011 Valero Texas Open.
In-Kyung Kim capped a stellar come back year, first with a win at the Ladies European Masters in Germany, and then winning on the LPGA Tour in China at the Reignwood Classic. It was IK's 4th victory on the LPGA Tour and first since the 2011 Lorena Ochoa Invitational.