Mackenzie Hughes

Mackenzie Hughes

Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 180 (82 kg)
Age: 29 (November 23, 1990)
Birthplace: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Residence: Charlotte, North Carolina
Family: Wife, Jenna; Kenton Robert

Education: Kent State University (2012, Business Management)
Special Interests: Being outdoors, playing other sports
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Dundas, Ontario, Canada


Exempt Status


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

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2017 (1) The RSM Classic.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2016 (1) Price Cutter Charity Championship presented by Dr Pepper.
Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada Victories (1):
2013 (1) Cape Breton Celtic Classic.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2017 The RSM Classic (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#4 : 2017 The RSM Classic

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#104 : 2017 Sony Open in Hawaii

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,080,000 : 2017 The RSM Classic (Finished 1)

2019-20 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
The Honda Classic - Made the cut at The Honda Classic on the number and went on to finish solo-second, recording a pair of 66s in the final two rounds. Played the final 36 holes three strokes better than any other player in the field. Marked his best result on TOUR since winning The RSM Classic in 2016. Made a 53-foot, 8-inch birdie putt on the 17th hole in the final round, marking his fifth career event making a putt of 50 feet or more.

National Team Selections


Eisenhower Trophy : 2012

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: 101 298 1 2 6 19 51 50 $4,690,701
2020 13 34 1 1 1 3 10 71 $794,590
2019 25 76 1 2 6 15 10 98 $1,022,081
2018 28 76 1 3 11 17 $518,476
2017 31 104 1 2 9 22 9 36 $2,355,553
2016 1 2 1
2013 2 4 2
2012 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: 44 132 1 3 4 21 23 $222,221
2016 23 75 1 3 4 14 9 28 $209,439
2015 1 3 1
2014 20 54 7 13 $12,782
(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
2018 T57 CUT
2017 T16 CUT CUT T32 T66
2013 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 T67
2017 T62 T13 T44

Personal


  • Is the first player in TOUR history to win on the Mackenzie Tour–PGA TOUR Canada (PGA TOUR-era), Korn Ferry Tour and the PGA TOUR.
  • Got his start in golf at the age of 7 when his parents brought him along to the driving range instead of hiring a babysitter.
  • Dream as a child was to play in the NHL.
  • Was a standard bearer in Mike Weir's group at the 2004 RBC Canadian Open, shortly after he won the Masters.
  • Favorite pro teams are the Toronto Maple Leafs, Cleveland Cavaliers, Carolina Panthers, and the Toronto Blue Jays.
  • Favorite college team is the Kent State Golden Flashes.
  • Dream foursome would include "Messrs. Hogan, Nicklaus and Woods".
  • Motto is "Success is never owned. It is rented, and the rent is due everyday."
  • Dislikes anything with chocolate in it.