Kyoung-Hoon Lee

Kyoung-Hoon Lee

Height: 5'9" (1.75 m)
Weight: 176 (80 kg)
Age: 29 (August 24, 1991)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Residence: Goyang City, Korea
Family: Wife, Joo Yeon Yu

Education: Korea National Sport University (2014)
Special Interests: Singing karoke
Turned Professional: 2010
City plays from: Seoul, South Korea


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 in 2019-20 FedExCup standings (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


International Victories (4):
2012 Nagashima Shigeo Invitational Sega Sammy Cup [Jpn]. 2015 Honma Tourworld Cup [Jpn]. 2015 Kolon Korea Open [OneAsia]. 2016 Kolon Korea Open [OneAsia].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

64 - 2020 The RSM Classic (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#76 : 2020 The Honda Classic

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#115 : 2017 OHL Classic at Mayakoba

Career Largest Paycheck:

$256,413 : 2019 Zurich Classic of New Orleans (Finished 3)

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: 58 164 1 3 9 30 27 1 $1,867,024
2021 1 2 1
2020 25 72 1 4 13 12 97 $781,808
2019 30 84 1 2 5 16 13 1 108 $1,061,457
2018 1 4 1 $23,759
2014 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
2020 CNL
2019 CUT
2014 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2020 T29
2019 CUT

Personal


  • Goes by "K.H. Lee."
  • Graduated from high school in Seoul in 2010. Attended Korean Sports University, the same school as fellow 2018 Korn Ferry Tour grad Sungjae Im.
  • Is an only son.
  • If not a professional golfer, would be a singer. Took lessons in South Korea and considered a career as a singer. While he is shy singing in front of others, has a very good voice. Enjoys listening to rock music.
  • Was a shot put athlete before taking up golf at age 13. Started golf to lose weight, but ended up falling in love with the game.
  • Motto is "A rolling stone gathers no moss."
  • Bucket list item is a tour around the world and riding a motorcycle.
  • Started a junior golf tournament in Seoul, titled the Lee Kyoung Hoon Junior Golf Tournament held every April/May. Grew up playing junior golf tournaments and wanted to return the favor.
  • Close with LPGA players Sei Young Kim and Hana Hang.