John Merrick

John Merrick

Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 170 (77 kg)
Age: 40 (March 20, 1982)
Birthplace: Long Beach, California
Residence: Long Beach, California
Family: Wife, Jody; Chase Sampson (7/11/11), Gemma Marie (1/3/13)

Education: UCLA (2004, Sociology)
Special Interests: Movies, watching sports, Los Angeles Lakers
Turned Professional: 2004
City plays from: Dallas, TX, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURPast champion beyond 150 in 2021-22 FedExCup (thru 2022-23)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2013 (1) Northern Trust Open.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2006 (1) Peek'n Peak Classic.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2013 RBC Canadian Open (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#4 : 2013 Northern Trust Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#73 : 2014 Frys.com Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,188,000 : 2013 Northern Trust Open (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


World Cup : 2009

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 296 909 1 2 2 15 50 175 116 5 $9,156,550
2022 9 19 2 6 1 239 $19,502
2021 4 8 4
2020 7 16 1 2 5 218 $40,707
2019 5 11 2 3 249 $13,611
2018 11 22 2 3 8 199 $119,407
2017 9 24 1 4 5 216 $74,648
2016 12 31 2 6 4 2 198 $162,969
2015 27 74 3 11 16 162 $391,513
2014 25 83 2 20 4 1 133 $516,148
2013 23 79 1 2 6 16 7 39 $1,969,478
2012 26 79 1 2 4 16 9 1 72 $1,084,628
2011 21 71 1 5 15 6 100 $704,789
2010 31 109 1 1 4 23 8 110 $658,815
2009 28 91 1 4 5 17 11 75 $1,438,892
2008 28 98 1 4 7 22 6 40 $1,312,005
2007 29 92 1 8 16 13 129 $649,438
2005 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
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
2014 T75 T55
2013 CUT CUT T47 T19 T60
2012 CUT
2010 T47 CUT CUT
2009 T66 T6 T10 CUT
2008 T27 T52 T6
2005 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2013 T50 T53 T18
2012 CUT T20
2011 T43 CUT
2010 T68
2009 CUT CUT
2008 T38 T33 T60
2007 CUT

Personal


  • Married to the former Jody Schmidt, who was a member of UCLA's 2003 national championship water polo team.