Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 195 (88 kg)
Age: 36 (May 21, 1984)
Birthplace: Topeka, Kansas
Residence: Delray Beach, Florida
Family: Wife, Gabby; Jaxson Lynn, Maddox Jean, Lennox Lee
University of Kansas (2007, Sociology)
Special Interests: Basketball, working out, ping-pong
Turned Professional: 2007
City plays from: Topeka, KS, United States
Winner, PGA Championship or U.S. Open (thru 2023-24)
PGA TOUR Victories (4):2011 (1) Transitions Championship. 2013 (1) Reno-Tahoe Open. 2018 (1) Waste Management Phoenix Open. 2019 (1) U.S. Open.
Other Victories (1):
Career Low Round:61 - 2019 CIMB Classic (Round 2)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#2 : 2019 Sentry Tournament of Champions
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#12 : 2019 John Deere Classic
Career Largest Paycheck:$2,250,000 : 2019 U.S. Open (Finished 1)
2019-20 Season Highlights
PGA TOURTHE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES - Earned his second consecutive top-three finish at THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, tying Hideki Matsuyama and Cameron Smith for third. Was tied for 33rd after two rounds before recording scores of 65-66 in the third and final rounds. ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP - Held a share of the 18-hole lead at the inaugural ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP before finishing fifth, his second consecutive top-five on the PGA TOUR. Opening 64 was the fourth sub-65 first-round score of his career and first since the 2018 PGA Championship. Fell to 0-for-4 in his career in converting the 18-hole lead/co-lead to victory.
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 2)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(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|
|(A) - Amateur|
|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|
|THE NORTHERN TRUST||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Named all-state in basketball in high school, where his school won two state titles.
- Doesn't eat anything that comes out of the sea.
- Favorite college team is the Kansas Jayhawks and favorite professional team is the Kansas City Chiefs.
- Marks his ball with a 1984 half-dollar coin given to him by his mother. The year 1984 signifies the year he was born.
- Owns two ping-pong tables, having started to play regularly when he had left shoulder surgery during his rookie season in 2009. Ping-pong was one activity he could participate in with his left arm in a sling.
- Supports junior golf through his namesake American Junior Golf Association event, the Gary Woodland Championship in his collegiate hometown, Lawrence, Kansas.