Patrick Cantlay

Patrick Cantlay

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 190 (86 kg)
Age: 30 (March 17, 1992)
Birthplace: Long Beach, California
Residence: Jupiter, Florida
Family: Single

Education: UCLA
Special Interests: Ping pong, watching movies
Turned Professional: 2012
City plays from: Jupiter, FL, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, TOUR Championship (thru 2026-27)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (8):
2018 (1) Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. 2019 (1) the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide. 2021 (4) ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP @ SHERWOOD, the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, BMW Championship, TOUR Championship. 2022 (2) Zurich Classic of New Orleans, BMW Championship.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2013 (1) Colombia Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

60 - 2011 Travelers Championship (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2021 BMW Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#3 : 2022 BMW Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$2,700,000 : 2022 BMW Championship (Finished 1)

2021-22 Season Highlights


Won two events, the Zurich Classic of New Orleans (with partner Xander Schauffele) and the BMW Championship, and went on to finish in a tie for No. 7 in the FedExCup standings, earning a bonus of $1.75 million. With playoff losses at the WM Phoenix Open and RBC Heritage, became the first player since Joaquin Niemann in 2020-21 to fall in multiple playoffs in the same season. Became the first player to lose in a playoff (RBC Heritage) and win the following week (Zurich Classic of New Orleans) since Dustin Johnson during the 2020 FedExCup Playoffs. Qualified for the FedExCup Playoffs for the sixth consecutive season and advanced to the TOUR Championship for the fifth time. Finished the FedExCup Regular Season No. 5 in the FedExCup standings, earning a bonus of $2 million via the Comcast Business TOUR TOP 10. Was one of three players to finish the Regular Season in the top 10 in 2021 and 2022, joining Sam Burns and Justin Thomas. Earned one of the six automatic qualifying spots for the United States in the 2022 Presidents Cup.

PGA TOUR
The American Express - Held a share of the 18-hole lead and the outright 36-hole lead at The American Express before finishing solo-ninth. Marked his third consecutive top-10 at the event. WM Phoenix Open - Lost to Scottie Scheffler in a playoff in his first appearance at the WM Phoenix Open, earning his sixth runner-up finish of his career. Fell to 3-2 in playoffs in his career. Marked his fourth top-10 of the season and sixth consecutive on TOUR. RBC Heritage - Lost to Jordan Spieth in a playoff at the RBC Heritage, falling in extra holes for the second time on the season. Fell to 3-3 in playoffs in his career. Held a two-stroke lead after the second round. Led the field in Greens in Regulation Percentage (75.00 percent). Zurich Classic of New Orleans - Earned his seventh career PGA TOUR title at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, teaming with partner Xander Schauffele to win the event in wire-to-wire fashion. Became the first player since Dustin Johnson in the 2020 FedExCup Playoffs to lose in a playoff one week (RBC Heritage) and win the following week. The duo became the first in tournament history to break 60 in either format with a first-round 59 in Four-ball. Victory came in his 131st career start at the age of 30 years, 1 month, 7 days, marking his first victory since turning 30. the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday - Finished T3 in his title defense at the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday, his fourth top-five in six starts at the event. Genesis Scottish Open - Carded a final-round 67 to finish T4 at the Genesis Scottish Open, his 40th career top-10 on the PGA TOUR. The Open Championship - Finished T8 at The Open Championship, his third career top-10 in a major championship and first since the 2019 PGA Championship (T3). Rocket Mortgage Classic - Finished T2 in his tournament debut at the Rocket Mortgage Classic, his third runner-up of the season. BMW Championship - Successfully defended his title at the BMW Championship, earning his second PGA TOUR title of the season and eighth of his career. Became the first player to successfully defend a title in a FedExCup Playoffs event and first reigning FedExCup Champion to win an event in the Playoffs. Victory came in his 140th career start at the age of 30 years, 5 months, 4 days. Paired with Xander Schauffele in all four rounds, with whom he paired to win the Zurich Classic of New Orleans earlier in the season.

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2019, 2022 Ryder Cup : 2020 Walker Cup : 2011 Palmer Cup : 2011

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 3 - 3)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 141 480 8 8 5 44 84 118 22 1 $31,650,364
2022 20 68 2 3 1 12 14 18 2 7 $9,369,605
2021 24 78 4 1 1 7 17 19 5 1 $7,638,805
2020 12 46 1 3 7 11 1 34 $2,118,336
2019 21 72 1 2 2 9 17 18 3 21 $6,121,488
2018 23 80 1 7 15 21 2 20 $3,963,962
2017 13 48 1 1 4 8 13 29 $2,049,632
2015 1 4 1 257 $11,468
2014 5 14 1 2 3 217 $76,131
2013 7 18 1 1 2 4 1 $195,411
2012 7 22 6 1 $105,526
2012 3 (A) 10 2 1
2011 5 (A) 20 1 4 5
(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
2022 CUT T39 CUT T14 T8 T26
2021 CUT T17 T23 T43 CUT T18 T23
2020 CNL T43 T35
2019 CUT T9 T3 T21 T41 T7 T24 T12 T6
2018 T23 CUT T27 T45 T12 T15 T17 T6 T30
2017 T22 T33
2012 T47 T41
2011 T21
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2022 T57 1 T7
2021 T11 1 (P) 1
2020 CUT T12
2019 T12 2 T21
2018 T8 T24 T55 T21
2017 T10 T13 T9 T20

Personal


  • Started playing golf at age 3.
  • Attended UCLA even though both his parents are USC grads.
  • Film enthusiast; favorite director is Quentin Tarantino.
  • Enjoys The Lord of the Rings franchise.
  • Has three younger siblings, all of whom play golf competitively.