D.A. Points

D.A. Points

Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 195 (88 kg)
Age: 43 (December 01, 1976)
Birthplace: Pekin, Illinois
Residence: Windermere, Florida
Family: Wife, Lori; Laila Jane

Education: University of Illinois (1999, Speech Communications)
Special Interests: Fishing, wine
Turned Professional: 1999
City plays from: Pekin, IL, United States


Exempt Status


Major Medical Extension

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (3):
2011 (1) AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. 2013 (1) Shell Houston Open. 2017 (1) Puerto Rico Open.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (4):
2001 (1) BUY.COM Inland Empire Open. 2004 (2) Northeast Pennsylvania Classic, Pete Dye West Virginia Classic Presented by National Mining Assn.. 2008 (1) Miccosukee Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2010 The Greenbrier Classic (Round 3)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#2 : 2011 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#45 : 2013 HP Byron Nelson Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,134,000 : 2011 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am (Finished 1)

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 1)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 344 1009 3 2 1 19 54 167 173 3 $11,830,020
2020 6 13 6
2019 13 33 3 9 1 $43,246
2018 25 61 1 1 6 19 $377,265
2017 22 68 1 1 3 12 10 104 $893,700
2016 18 51 3 11 7 $305,250
2015 26 70 3 11 15 $390,607
2014 27 73 1 12 13 1 173 $364,653
2013 28 87 1 1 3 5 15 13 30 $2,658,887
2012 29 88 1 3 9 15 14 63 $1,533,361
2011 26 89 1 3 6 18 8 56 $2,034,156
2010 29 90 3 7 15 14 82 $975,433
2009 29 99 1 4 8 19 10 72 $1,320,021
2008 3 12 1 3 $126,918
2006 28 80 1 3 12 16 $405,984
2005 33 90 4 15 17 1 $400,540
2004 2 5 2
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 3 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 155 508 4 2 1 19 43 101 53 1 $1,094,285
2020 2 4 2
2016 4 16 1 1 4 35 $40,138
2015 4 12 2 2 102 $7,518
2008 25 80 1 5 10 16 9 $266,696
2007 29 91 1 4 5 16 13 $156,799
2004 24 79 2 1 4 9 16 7 1 $332,815
2003 24 84 1 2 7 18 6 $95,613
2002 23 74 1 7 15 8 $68,341
2001 20 68 1 2 4 14 6 $126,366
(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
2018 CUT
2017 CUT T54
2015 T58
2014 CUT CUT CUT T32 T68 T62
2013 T48 T38 T40 CUT CUT T59
2012 CUT CUT
2011 CUT CUT T10 CUT T66 T45 T19
2010 CUT T16 CUT
2008 T69
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2017 T54
2013 T6 CUT T57 T26
2012 CUT T20 T56
2011 CUT CUT T53
2010 T47 CUT
2009 T31 T49

Personal


  • Is a personal friend of actor Bill Murray, with whom he played in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am on multiple occasions. The duo won the pro-am in 2011 and Points went on to win the tournament, his first career win on the PGA TOUR. The pair also joined forces for the pro-am at the 2015 John Deere Classic.
  • Is a big follower of University of Illinois athletics.