William McGirt

William McGirt

Height: 5'8" (1.73 m)
Weight: 195 (88 kg)
Age: 41 (June 21, 1979)
Birthplace: Fairmont, North Carolina
Residence: Spartanburg, South Carolina
Family: Wife, Sarah; Miles Cameron, Caroline James

Education: Wofford College (2001, Business Economics)
Special Interests: Fishing, watching TV
Turned Professional: 2004
City plays from: Spartanburg, SC, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURMajor Medical Extension

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2016 (1) the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2016 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#8 : 2016 Sanderson Farms Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#38 : 2016 PGA Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,530,000 : 2016 the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide (Finished 1)

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: 231 744 1 3 1 23 53 147 83 2 $10,715,889
2021 1 4 1 109 $13,728
2020 1 4 1 247 $19,158
2018 26 78 3 6 16 10 116 $933,327
2017 28 83 1 3 6 17 10 1 85 $1,225,005
2016 28 98 1 1 7 13 20 8 24 $3,614,972
2015 30 103 1 7 22 8 1 69 $1,004,696
2014 29 96 4 8 19 10 61 $1,275,738
2013 24 75 1 2 3 14 10 100 $867,384
2012 30 96 1 3 6 18 12 50 $1,228,947
2011 32 103 4 19 13 83 $532,933
2010 1 2 1
2007 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-Mexico WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv
2018 CUT
2017 T22 T22 CUT T55 CUT T28 T9
2016 T43 T10 CUT CUT T7
2015 CUT
2014 CUT
2013 T43
2012 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2018 CUT
2017 T54 T30
2016 T41 CUT T20 T17
2015 CUT T12 T49
2014 T5 T69 65
2013 CUT CUT
2012 T10 T26 68
2011 T24 T42

Personal


  • Got his start in the game because, in his own words, "My aunt had me on the golf course as soon as I could walk."
  • Only marks his ball with a quarter.
  • Favorite professional team is the Atlanta Braves and favorite college team is the Wofford Terriers.
  • Favorite book is Caddy for Life, the story of Tom Watson's caddie, by Bruce Edwards.
  • Received scholarship offers to play golf and baseball in college. Was all-conference in baseball twice in high school.