Brian Gay

Brian Gay

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 165 (75 kg)
Age: 48
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas
Residence: Windermere, Florida
Family: Wife, Kimberly; Makinley Kathryn, Brantley Olivia

Education: University of Florida
Special Interests: Stock market, Florida Gators football, Orlando Magic basketball
Turned Professional: 1994
City plays from: Windermere, FL, United States


Exempt Status


Top 125 in 2018-19 FedExCup standings (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (4):
2008 (1) Mayakoba Golf Classic at Riviera Maya-Cancun. 2009 (2) Verizon Heritage, St. Jude Classic presented by FedEx. 2013 (1) Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2018 Wyndham Championship (Round 3)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2013 Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#35 : 2009 John Deere Classic

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,026,000 : 2009 Verizon Heritage (Finished 1)

2019-20 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open - Carded four scores in the 60s to finish T7 at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, his first top-10 in 18 starts at the event. Bermuda Championship - Finished T3 at the Bermuda Championship, his best result in an individual stroke-play event since The 2017 RSM Classic (3rd).

National Team Selections


Walker Cup : 1993

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 1)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 591 1881 4 4 5 51 138 363 221 8 $22,845,260
2020 15 47 1 2 4 8 7 77 $644,962
2019 28 89 1 2 6 19 8 1 119 $1,029,440
2018 30 101 1 6 12 22 8 59 $2,152,501
2017 25 78 1 3 4 16 9 112 $942,372
2016 13 34 1 1 4 9 $280,619
2014 26 79 1 2 15 10 1 140 $605,368
2013 24 79 1 1 2 16 7 1 57 $1,426,017
2012 28 87 3 4 18 10 109 $960,658
2011 26 90 3 9 18 8 82 $1,157,525
2010 30 98 1 2 10 21 9 1 54 $1,521,663
2009 27 96 2 4 8 21 5 1 21 $3,201,295
2008 31 102 1 1 6 12 20 10 1 42 $2,205,513
2007 32 107 2 8 21 11 78 $1,114,571
2006 31 107 2 10 22 9 $1,037,600
2005 33 99 1 1 5 19 13 1 $689,862
2004 32 94 1 6 16 16 $645,194
2003 34 97 1 4 15 19 $447,647
2002 34 115 1 4 10 24 10 $926,735
2001 32 112 1 5 12 23 9 $1,299,361
2000 33 99 1 8 17 16 $482,028
1999 26 69 1 8 17 1 $74,329
1996 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 34 104 1 4 19 14 1 $29,506
2016 4 9 1 2 1 109 $2,795
1999 1 4 1 $1,380
1998 23 77 1 4 16 7 $24,591
1996 4 10 1 3 $740
1994 2 4 2
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Mexico WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv
2020 CNL
2019 T56 W/D
2018 T72 79 T20
2017 CUT
2016 CUT
2014 CUT T46
2013 CUT T38 CUT T35 T63
2012 T46
2011 T12 CUT T63
2010 CUT CUT T65 CUT CUT T30 T9
2009 W/D CUT CUT CUT T25 79
2008 T32 T20
2007 CUT
2006 CUT
2005 T75
2004 CUT
2003 CUT T51 CUT
2002 T63 T53 CUT
2001 T40 T22 CUT
2000 CUT
1996 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 CUT
2018 70 T62 T45
2017 CUT
2013 T43 T27 T65
2012 T54
2011 CUT CUT
2010 T21 CUT T30
2009 T12 T54 T55 T28
2008 CUT T50 T13
2007 T41 T70

Personal


  • An only child, is the son of a U.S. Army officer who grew up learning the game at Fort Rucker Golf Course in Alabama. Spent much of his early teenage years playing with his father and other military retirees.
  • In 2010, was inducted into the University of Florida Athletic Hall of Fame. Competed for the Gators from 1991-94, winning four consecutive SEC Championships and the 1993 NCAA National Championship.