Hammer, a junior at The Kinkaid School earned Rolex Junior All-America honors for the second time in his junior golf career and first time as a first-team Rolex Junior All-American after three top-10 finishes in national junior golf events. The University of Texas verbal commit reached the round of 16 at the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship and recorded a T10 finish at the Junior PGA Championship. His year was capped off finishing second at The Junior PLAYERS Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf. Hammer represented the West Team in the Wyndham Cup with a 2-2-0 record in his first appearance at the event. He is No. 7 in the Polo Golf Rankings.
|2||2016 The Junior PLAYERS Championship presented by TaylorMade-adidas Golf||67||67||72||206|
|T10||2016 Junior PGA Championship||67||74||69||71||281|
|T9||2016 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship||65||78||143|
|T14||2016 Thunderbird International Junior||76||71||70||217|
|12||2016 Junior Invitational at Sage Valley Golf Club||74||73||73||220|
|T12||2016 CB&I / Simplify Boys Championship at Carlton Woods||72||73||72||217|