University Place’s Michael Putnam has been playing some of the best golf of his professional career. And of the non-winners on the Web.com Tour, he has arguably had the best start to 2013.
Look at some of these numbers put up by the Life Christian Academy graduate:
* Money: $96,088, ranking No. 10 on tour (and No. 2 among non-winners behind close friend Jim Renner).
* Scoring average: 69.50 strokes, ranking No. 4 on tour (and on pace for career-best average).
* Greens hit in regulation: 77.22 percent, ranking No. 7 on tour.
* Driving distance: 302.2 yards per drive, …