Patton Kizzire

Patton Kizzire

(kuh-ZY-ur)

Height: 6'5" (1.96 m)
Weight: 215 (98 kg)
Age: 34 (March 03, 1986)
Birthplace: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Residence: Sea Island, Georgia
Family: Wife, Kari; Palmer James

Education: Auburn University (2008, Business)
Special Interests: Bow hunting, fishing
Turned Professional: 2008
City plays from: Sea Island, GA, United States


Exempt Status


Tournament winner (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (2):
2018 (2) OHL Classic at Mayakoba, Sony Open in Hawaii.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2015 (2) Utah Championship presented by Zions Bank, News Sentinel Open presented by Pilot.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2018 OHL Classic at Mayakoba (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2018 Waste Management Phoenix Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#51 : 2018 Valspar Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,278,000 : 2018 OHL Classic at Mayakoba (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: 126 375 2 2 13 25 71 55 $7,214,153
2020 13 37 5 8 208 $86,098
2019 25 74 1 6 13 12 122 $995,341
2018 29 89 2 4 7 18 11 30 $3,541,151
2017 28 76 1 3 5 14 14 99 $1,110,395
2016 27 89 1 5 7 20 7 82 $1,468,624
2015 2 6 1 1 $12,544
2009 1 2 1
2008 1 2 1
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 1 - 1)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 29 96 2 2 1 12 14 19 9 1 $572,092
2015 23 81 2 2 1 12 14 18 4 1 1 $567,866
2014 1 4 1 $4,227
2011 1 2 1
2009 4 9 4
(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
2020 CNL
2019 T79 T18 CUT CUT CUT 67 T27
2018 CUT CUT CUT CUT T12 T36 T31
2017 CUT
2016 76 T49 CUT T68 T9
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 CUT
2018 T60 T71 T61 T21
2017 CUT CUT
2016 CUT CUT

Personal


  • Was born in Montgomery and at age 2 moved to Tuscaloosa, where he stayed through the beginning of college.
  • Played for three different high schools in four years: Tuscasloosa Academy, Central High School and Northridge High School.
  • His father, Maxie, played baseball at the University of Alabama.
  • Went to high school with Major League Baseball pitcher David Robertson.
  • Attributes his move to Sea Island, Georgia in 2012 as the key to his success in 2015 on the Korn Ferry Tour and eventually on the PGA TOUR.
  • Dream foursome would be rounded out by his father, Aaron Rodgers and the late Payne Stewart.