Russell Henley

Russell Henley

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
Age: 31 (April 12, 1989)
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia
Residence: Kiawah Island, South Carolina
Family: Wife, Teil; Robert Russell, Ruth Teil

Education: University of Georgia (2011, Consumer Economics)
Special Interests: Movies, music, all sports
Turned Professional: 2011
City plays from: Kiawah Island, SC, United States


Exempt Status


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

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (3):
2013 (1) Sony Open in Hawaii. 2014 (1) The Honda Classic. 2017 (1) Shell Houston Open.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (3):
2011 (1) Stadion Classic at UGA. 2012 (2) Chiquita Classic, Winn-Dixie Jacksonville Open Presented by Planters.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2019 John Deere Classic (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2013 Sony Open in Hawaii

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#43 : 2014 Masters Tournament

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,260,000 : 2017 Shell Houston Open (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


Arnold Palmer Cup : 2010, 2011 Porter Cup : 2010 Walker Cup : 2011

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: 190 614 3 2 2 24 55 126 64 $14,416,433
2020 11 35 1 2 6 5 133 $414,707
2019 25 70 1 1 5 13 12 87 $1,133,773
2018 23 74 3 8 16 7 96 $1,516,438
2017 27 97 1 1 5 11 22 5 13 $3,413,876
2016 25 76 4 7 13 12 87 $1,228,347
2015 24 84 1 4 11 20 4 63 $2,110,774
2014 29 92 1 1 3 5 17 12 19 $2,590,493
2013 24 78 1 3 5 17 7 44 $2,008,026
2011 1 (A) 4 1
2010 1 (A) 4 1 1
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 2 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 31 104 3 1 1 8 10 21 9 1 $404,391
2012 26 86 2 1 1 7 9 17 8 1 $400,116
2011 2 6 1 1 $4,275
1 (A) 4 1 1 1 1
2010 2 (A) 8 2
(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
2018 CUT T15 T50 T25 CUT T36 T58 T36
2017 T35 T11 T71 T27 T37 T66
2016 CUT T22 CUT
2015 T24 21 T12 CUT T20 T35 T56 T34 T17
2014 T17 T31 CUT T60 CUT T47 T41
2013 CUT CUT CUT CUT T73 T28 T17 T27
2011 T42
2010 T16
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 T59
2018 CUT T58
2017 T25 T40 T47 T3
2016 T48 CUT
2015 72 CUT T49
2014 T61 T2 T59 12
2013 CUT T62 T39

Personal


  • Wife, Teil Duncan, is a well-known painter based out of Charleston, South Carolina.
  • Is an avid guitar player himself and has played onstage with O.A.R. and Darius Rucker at PGA TOUR events.
  • Superstitions include never talking about a score in an upcoming round.
  • Bucket list includes skydiving, visiting Italy and winning the Masters.
  • Established Kevin Brown Celebrity Classic Golf Tournament to benefit the Macon Rescue Mission and FCA which gives medical care to those in need in his hometown.