Bud Cauley

Bud Cauley

Height: 5'7" (1.7 m)
Weight: 160 (73 kg)
Age: 30 (March 16, 1990)
Birthplace: Daytona Beach, Florida
Residence: Jacksonville, Florida
Family: Single

Education: University of Alabama
Special Interests: Ping pong, watching movies, Alabama football, spending time with family and friends
Turned Professional: 2011
City plays from: Jacksonville Beach, FL, United States


Exempt Status


Top 125 in 2018-19 FedExCup standings (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2014 (1) Hotel Fitness Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2012 The McGladrey Classic (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#7 : 2018 Safeway Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#53 : 2012 The McGladrey Classic

Career Largest Paycheck:

$353,600 : 2012 Wyndham Championship (Finished 3)

National Team Selections


Palmer Cup : 2009 Walker Cup : 2009

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: 176 562 3 23 52 110 63 4 $8,760,132
2020 12 42 2 4 9 3 61 $854,195
2019 25 82 2 7 16 9 1 95 $1,090,018
2018 17 53 2 7 11 5 1 124 $900,591
2017 28 88 1 5 7 18 10 65 $1,553,685
2016 14 47 3 5 9 5 135 $760,430
2014 19 56 1 4 9 9 1 143 $647,886
2013 24 63 3 10 13 1 131 $443,698
2012 28 99 1 6 10 21 7 38 $1,774,479
2011 8 30 1 2 5 7 1 $735,150
2010 1 (A) 2 1
(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
Total: 17 49 1 3 4 8 8 1 $273,504
2015 7 15 1 5 1 $4,484
2014 3 10 1 1 1 2 1 4 $184,460
2013 4 14 1 2 3 1 18 $55,900
2011 2 8 1 1 2 $28,660
2010 1 (A) 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 T47
2018 CUT
2017 T33 CUT
2013 CUT T32
2012 CUT CUT
2011 T63
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 W/D
2017 CUT T47 T27
2012 T10 T57 T56

Personal


  • Supports Birdies for the Brave. His father and grandfather are both U.S. Navy veterans. His father, Bill, retired in 2010 after 20 years of service. His mother is a reading coach at an elementary school.
  • His father, Bill, introduced him to the game, at age 5.
  • Was homeschooled so he could practice golf during the day.
  • Dream foursome would include Megan Fox, Carrie Underwood and Jack Nicklaus.
  • Favorite quote is "Winners never quit, and quitters never win."
  • Bucket list includes scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef.