Jason Dufner

Jason Dufner

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
Age: 43 (March 24, 1977)
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio
Residence: Auburn, Alabama
Family: Single

Education: Auburn University (2000, Economics)
Special Interests: Football, baseball
Turned Professional: 2000
City plays from: Auburn, AL, United States


Exempt Status


Winner, Arnold Palmer Invitational or Memorial Tournament (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (5):
2012 (2) Zurich Classic of New Orleans, HP Byron Nelson Championship. 2013 (1) PGA Championship. 2016 (1) CareerBuilder Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation. 2017 (1) the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2001 (1) BUY.COM Wichita Open. 2006 (1) LaSalle Bank Open.
Other Victories (1):
2015 Franklin Templeton Shootout [with Brandt Snedeker].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

63 - 2019 Wells Fargo Championship (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2012 U.S. Open

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2013 Ryder Cup : 2012

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 2 - 3)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 346 1135 5 6 2 47 104 240 104 1 $27,016,959
2020 12 38 7 5 186 $164,950
2019 25 72 2 4 13 12 136 $926,365
2018 22 64 1 2 7 14 8 100 $1,497,655
2017 24 82 1 2 14 21 3 30 $3,310,341
2016 28 102 1 6 12 25 3 19 $2,879,884
2015 21 73 2 6 17 4 88 $1,007,997
2014 17 54 1 4 6 13 3 1 90 $1,651,491
2013 22 77 1 5 9 19 3 19 $3,132,268
2012 22 82 2 1 8 14 21 1 14 $4,869,304
2011 23 78 2 1 6 8 15 8 25 $3,057,860
2010 25 87 2 7 18 7 65 $1,121,695
2009 26 90 1 1 6 8 19 7 11 $2,190,792
2008 16 49 2 8 8 172 $284,138
2007 32 100 1 5 18 14 123 $574,992
2006 2 6 1 1 $29,459
2004 28 79 1 2 11 16 $317,770
2001 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: 123 404 2 1 2 24 43 81 42 $862,851
2008 5 16 1 3 2 $8,341
2006 24 88 1 1 7 11 20 4 $310,666
2005 28 81 1 2 6 13 15 $97,435
2004 2 8 2 $5,545
2003 26 92 1 10 14 20 6 $237,637
2002 25 73 2 4 12 13 $51,832
2001 13 46 1 3 7 11 2 $151,394
(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 T74 CUT T35
2018 T5 CUT CUT T25 T51 T55 T17
2017 T60 T33 T58 CUT T14 T23 T51 T50
2016 T49 CUT T60 T8 T22 T11 T38 51
2015 CUT T49 T68 T18 T58 T10 T49 T34
2014 T48 CUT W/D CUT T51 T34 T9 T9 T66
2013 T62 T20 1 T4 T26 T12 T33 T4
2012 T68 T24 T27 T4 T31 T2 T29 T33 7
2011 T6 2 (P) CUT CUT
2010 CUT T30 T5 T33 CUT T18
2009 T32 CUT T40
2007 62
2006 T40
2001 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2018 CUT CUT
2017 T20 T69 T58 T20
2016 T22 T33 60 T8
2015 T30 T60
2013 T37 T9 T54 T9
2012 T18 T28 T20
2011 CUT T31 T6 T13
2010 CUT T18 T45
2009 CUT T2 T30 T19
2007 T25

Personal


  • Born in Cleveland, Ohio and family moved to Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. when he was 14.
  • Did not start playing golf until age 15.
  • Walked on at Auburn University where he won three times.
  • Lists Ben Hogan as his hero.
  • Since 2011, the Jason Dufner Foundation has focused on ending childhood hunger in Lee County, Alabama, through partnerships with local, regional, and national organizations. Currently the foundation provides food for more than 1,400 children on the weekends throughout the school year. The foundation also helps with summer feeding assistance in the county as well as partnering with other organizations who share its mission of ending childhood hunger in Lee County.
  • Delivered the pre-game locker room speech prior to Auburn University's 45-41 road victory over nationally-ranked Texas A&M in 2013.