Tano Goya

Tano Goya

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 187 (85 kg)
Age: 34 (June 01, 1988)
Birthplace: Alta Gracia, Cordoba, Argentina
Residence: Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida

Special Interests: Reading, training, traveling
Turned Professional: 2007
City plays from: Cordoba, Argentina


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 50 from 2022 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2022-23)

Career Victories


International Victories (7):
2008 77 Abierto VISA del Centro presentado por Personal [EurChall]. 2008 Apulia San Domenico Grand Final [EurChall]. 2017 Swedish Challenge hosted by Robert Karlsson [EurChall]. 2009 Madeira Islands Open BPI - Portugal [Eur]. 2011 Angel Cabrera Classic [Arg]. 2019 1010 Campeonato Abierto del Sur [Arg]. 2014 Dimension Data Pro-Am [Sunshine].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

67 - 2009 Puerto Rico Open presented by Banco Popular (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#98 : 2009 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard

Career Largest Paycheck:

$42,000 : 2014 World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational (Finished 72)

2021-22 Season Highlights


Earned his first PGA TOUR card via the Korn Ferry Tour Finals, making the first two Finals cuts and closing with a T5 at the season-ending Korn Ferry Tour Championship presented by United Leasing & Finance to finish No. 19 on the Korn Ferry Tour Finals Eligibility Points List. Only other top-10 came in the regular season, a T6 at the Visit Knoxville Open, which propelled him to No. 57 on the Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season Eligibility Points List and into the Korn Ferry Tour Finals. Ranked 16th on Tour in ball striking and 18th in total driving.

Korn Ferry Tour
Visit Knoxville Open - Carded a final-round 6-under 64, tying the lowest score of the day, and totaled a 14-under 266 for T6, his first top-10 on the Korn Ferry Tour, at the Visit Knoxville Open. Korn Ferry Tour Championship presented by United Leasing & Finance - Posted his first top-10 since May, carding a 7-under 65 in the third round and 1-under 71 in the final round to total 17-under 271 and finish T5 at the Korn Ferry Tour Championship presented by United Leasing & Finance, earning a place in The Finals 25 for his first PGA TOUR card.
PGA TOUR Latinoamerica
115 VISA Argentine Open presented by Macro - Shot four under-par rounds at Nordelta GC—one of three players (Jorge Fernández-Valdés and Nicolo Galletti) to accomplish the feat—to T4 with five others in his national open in early December 2021.

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 6 16 2 4 $9,364
2023 1 2 1
2014 1 4 1
2013 2 4 2
2010 1 2 1
2009 1 4 1 $9,364
(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 72
2013 CUT CUT
2010 CUT

Personal


  • His hometown of Alta Gracia is located 46 kilometers southwest of downtown Cordoba, in Argentina.
  • Says he would be a psychologist is he weren’t a professional golfer.
  • First tee entrance song would be “Happier” by Marshmello.
  • Favorite golf course he has played is Le Golf National in Paris, France.
  • A Coldplay concert in London is the best event he has ever attended.
  • Roger Federer is his favorite athlete.