Brendan Steele

Brendan Steele

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 175 (79 kg)
Age: 39 (April 05, 1983)
Birthplace: Idyllwild, California
Residence: Irvine, California
Family: Wife, Anastassia; Victoria Everly

Education: University of California-Riverside (2005, Business Administration)
Special Interests: Hockey, music
Turned Professional: 2005
City plays from: Idyllwild, CA, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 in 2021-22 FedExCup Playoffs and Eligibility Points List (thru 2022-23)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (3):
2011 (1) Valero Texas Open. 2017 (1) Safeway Open. 2018 (1) Safeway Open.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2010 (1) Nationwide Tour Championship at Daniel Island.
Other Victories (1):
2011 Franklin Templeton Shootout [with Keegan Bradley].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2021 Sony Open in Hawaii (Round 3)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2018 CIMB Classic

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#35 : 2018 Waste Management Phoenix Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,116,000 : 2018 Safeway Open (Finished 1)

2021-22 Season Highlights


Qualified for the FedExCup Playoffs for the third consecutive season and 10th total, advancing to the BMW Championship for the eighth time and finishing No. 61 in the official FedExCup standings. Recorded four top-10s, his most in a season since 2016-17 (4), and made 15 cuts in 23 starts. Best result of the season came at the ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP (T2).

PGA TOUR
ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP - Finished T2 at the ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP, his third career runner-up on TOUR and first since losing in a playoff at the 2020 Sony Open in Hawaii. Co-led the field in Par-4 Scoring Average (3.90). Zurich Classic of New Orleans - Earned his second top-five of the season with a T4 at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (with partner Keegan Bradley). PGA Championship - Finished T9 at the PGA Championship, his first career top-10 in a major championship.

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: 289 925 3 3 3 35 87 198 91 $19,873,003
2023 1 2 1
2022 23 73 1 4 7 15 8 61 $2,531,909
2021 24 76 1 3 5 17 7 105 $1,358,526
2020 20 64 1 3 5 14 6 47 $1,739,131
2019 22 62 3 12 10 171 $515,139
2018 22 67 1 1 3 7 16 6 56 $2,291,128
2017 25 84 1 4 10 20 5 33 $2,907,095
2016 25 84 1 2 11 19 6 63 $1,589,266
2015 24 84 1 4 11 20 4 50 $1,759,484
2014 26 85 4 8 18 8 79 $1,359,890
2013 26 82 2 6 17 9 70 $1,004,161
2012 24 73 3 6 14 10 130 $840,965
2011 27 89 1 3 8 16 11 52 $1,976,310
(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
2022 T13 T9
2021 T41 77 T67
2020 CNL T22
2019 CUT
2018 T79 CUT CUT 63 T47 T17 T60 T20
2017 T6 T27 CUT T13 CUT T30 T24 T48
2016 T57 CUT T15 CUT
2015 CUT T12
2014 T26 T58 CUT
2013 CUT CUT
2012 CUT CUT
2011 CUT T19 T48
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2022 CUT T32
2021 CUT
2020 T44 T33
2018 CUT CUT 64
2017 CUT T56 T44
2016 T22 72 T64
2015 CUT T44 T13
2014 T57 T50
2013 CUT T20 61
2011 CUT T10 68

Personal


  • Got his start in golf at the late age of 13.
  • Uncle, Anthony Geary, played Luke on "General Hospital."
  • Grew up in a small town (Idyllwild, Calif.) that didn't have a golf course or a driving range.
  • Favorite pro team is the Los Angeles Kings but will watch any hockey game, any team.
  • Other sport favorites include the Tour de France, Fantasy Football and Olympics.
  • Made his TV acting debut on an episode of Bones in 2015.