Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 195 (88 kg)
Age: 41 (November 12, 1979)
Birthplace: Greenville, South Carolina
Residence: Tequesta, Florida
Family: Wife, Krista; Lucille, Lucas Glover, Jr.
Clemson University (2005, Communication Studies)
Special Interests: Music, fishing
Turned Professional: 2001
City plays from: Jupiter, FL, United States
PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2022-23)
PGA TOUR Victories (4):2005 (1) FUNAI Classic at the WALT DISNEY WORLD Resort. 2009 (1) U.S. Open Championship. 2011 (1) Wells Fargo Championship. 2021 (1) John Deere Classic.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):2003 (1) Gila River Classic at Wild Horse Pass Resort.
Other Victories (1):
Career Low Round:61 - 2019 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Round 3)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#5 : 2009 Wyndham Championship
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#15 : 2009 Frys.com Open
Career Largest Paycheck:$1,350,000 : 2009 U.S. Open Championship (Finished 1)
2020-21 Season Highlights
PGA TOURValero Texas Open - In his fifth start at the Valero Texas Open, finished solo-fourth at 10-under 278. Led the field in Greens in Regulation Percentage (76.39 percent). Marked his best result on TOUR since the 2016 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (3rd). John Deere Classic - Shot a final-round 64 to win the John Deere Classic by two strokes, earning his fourth PGA TOUR title and first since the 2011 Wells Fargo Championship. Victory came in his 454th career PGA TOUR start at the age of 41 years, 7 months, 29 days. Ended a winless drought of 3,717 days, the longest snapped since Stewart Cink won the 2020 Safeway Open. Trailed by four strokes and stood T12 after the third round, becoming the first player to enter the final round outside the top 10 and go on to win since Francesco Molinari at the 2019 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard. Led the field in Par-4 Scoring Average (3.73).
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|THE PLAYERS Championship||Masters Tournament||PGA Championship||U.S. Open||The Open Championship||WGC-HSBC Champions||WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play||WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv||WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession|
|THE NORTHERN TRUST||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- A passionate Clemson Tigers sports fan.
- An avid reader, particularly mysteries and thrillers. Read four books during the week of his rainy 2009 U.S. Open victory.
- Credits his grandfather, Dick Hendley, for giving him his start in golf. Grandfather gave him a cut-down club when he was 3 and first took him to the Masters at age 6. Hendley was a standout in football and baseball at Clemson, where he is a Hall of Fame member and played one season (1951) with the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers. Was inducted into the Clemson Athletic Hall of Fame in the fall 2007.
- Swing coach Dick Harmon passed away in February 2006, and Glover served as a pallbearer and was among those who delivered eulogies at the funeral.