Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 165 (75 kg)
Age: 29 (July 14, 1993)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Residence: Houston, Texas
University of California-Berkeley
Special Interests: Sports, sleeping, listening to music
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Dallas, TX, United States
PGA TOURPast champion beyond 150 in 2020-21 FedExCup (thru 2021-22)
PGA TOUR Victories (1):2018 (1) John Deere Classic.
Career Low Round:63 - 2018 John Deere Classic (Round 1)
Career High FedExCup Rank:#3 : 2017 Safeway Open
Career High Official World Golf Rank:#199 : 2018 The Open Championship
Career Largest Paycheck:$1,044,000 : 2018 John Deere Classic (Finished 1)
2021-22 Season Highlights
Made a late-season surge and played his way onto the bubble for one of the 25 PGA TOUR cards awarded through the regular season, and recorded back-to-back T5s in the final two events of the regular season to secure a return to the TOUR. Closed the regular season with top-25s in seven consecutive starts. Finished No. 17 on the season-long Korn Ferry Tour Eligibility Points List. Ranked fourth on the Tour in putts per green in regulation (1.707), fifth in scoring average (68.91), and 11th in the all-around ranking. Also recorded a solo-seventh on the PGA TOUR at the Barbasol Championship.
Korn Ferry TourMemorial Health Championship presented by LRS - Opened with a 10-under 61 and finished the week at 23-under 261 for solo-third at the Memorial Health Championship presented by LRS, his best finish in a Korn Ferry Tour event since a T3 at the 2015 AdventHealth Championship. Utah Championship presented by Zions Bank - Posted his sixth consecutive top-25 and second top-five in his last three starts, closing with a 6-under 65 to total 19-under 265 and finish T5 at the Utah Championship presented by Zions Bank, which moved him from No. 31 to No. 25 on the Regular Season Points List. Pinnacle Bank Championship presented by Aetna - Entered the regular season finale at No. 25 on the Regular Season Points List, the final spot which awarded a PGA TOUR card via the regular season, and solidified a return to the PGA TOUR with a T5, highlighted by a final-round 7-under 64 en route to 14-under 270 at the Pinnacle Bank Championship presented by Aetna.
National Team Selections
|PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)|
|Season||Events||Rounds||1st||2nd||3rd||Top 10||Top 25||Cuts Made||Cuts Missed||WD||FedExCup Rank||Earnings|
|(A) - Amateur|
|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|
|FedEx St. Jude Championship||Dell Technologies Championship||BMW Championship||TOUR Championship|
- Attended Torrey Pines High School in San Diego.
- If not a golfer, would like to be an ESPN golf analyst.
- Favorite athletes are Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan and Aaron Rodgers.