Stephan Jaeger

Stephan Jaeger

("Steven" YAY-gur)

Height: 5'9" (1.75 m)
Weight: 170 (77 kg)
Age: 33 (May 30, 1989)
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Residence: Chattanooga, Tennessee
Family: Wife, Shelby

Education: University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (2012, Psychology)
Special Interests: Soccer, hockey, tennis, fishing
Turned Professional: 2012
City plays from: Chattanooga, TN, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 in 2021-22 FedExCup Playoffs and Eligibility Points List (thru 2022-23)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (6):
2016 (1) Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae. 2017 (2) BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation, Rust-Oleum Championship. 2018 (1) Knoxville Open. 2020 (2) Albertsons Boise Open presented by Kraft Nabisco, Emerald Coast Classic at Sandestin.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2022 Wyndham Championship (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#30 : 2018 Safeway Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#110 : 2021 BMW Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$344,400 : 2022 Rocket Mortgage Classic (Finished 5)

2021-22 Season Highlights


Qualified for the FedExCup Playoffs for the first time in his career, finishing the season No. 94 in the official FedExCup standings. Recorded two top-10s, the first two of his career, and made 15 cuts in 31 starts.

PGA TOUR
Wells Fargo Championship - Recorded his first career top-10 on the PGA TOUR with a T6 at the Wells Fargo Championship. Rocket Mortgage Classic - Finished solo-fifth at the Rocket Mortgage Classic, his first career top-five on the PGA TOUR.

National Team Selections


World Cup : 2016

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: 94 261 2 15 48 45 1 $2,476,458
2023 1 4 1 42 $24,760
2022 31 85 2 6 15 16 94 $1,289,503
2021 5 14 4 1 $92,489
2020 1 2 1
2019 26 71 6 13 12 1 152 $623,145
2018 26 75 3 14 12 165 $422,260
2017 2 6 1 1 $24,301
2015 1 2 1
2013 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-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession
2022 CUT
2021 T34
2017 T60
2015 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2022 T46

Personal


  • Son of Sophie and Klaus Jaeger. Has one sister, Michaela.
  • Came to America in 2006 at the age of 17 as an exchange student his junior year. Attended Baylor School in Chattanooga, where high school teammates were current PGA TOUR members Harris English and Keith Mitchell. Stayed on at Baylor for his senior year, then went to UT-Chattanooga.
  • His family remains in Germany and he still speaks German fluently.
  • Grew up playing soccer and tennis.
  • Loves cars and racing. Would be a rally car driver if he were not a golfer.