Michael Kim

Michael Kim

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 165 (75 kg)
Age: 26 (July 14, 1993)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Residence: Houston, Texas
Family: Single

Education: University of California-Berkeley
Special Interests: Sports, sleeping, listening to music
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Dallas, TX, United States


Exempt Status


Tournament winner (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2018 (1) John Deere Classic.

Player Statistics


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)

National Team Selections


Walker Cup : 2013 Palmer Cup : 2013

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: 122 341 1 1 2 15 58 61 3 $3,184,673
2020 8 14 1 4 3 240 $17,258
2019 26 59 4 22 $104,936
2018 27 70 1 1 4 10 17 81 $1,379,736
2017 28 90 1 1 6 19 9 100 $1,018,204
2016 29 96 4 22 7 118 $664,539
2014 2 4 2
2013 2 (A) 8 1 2
(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: 41 139 1 2 7 14 30 10 1 $318,637
2015 24 84 2 5 8 19 4 1 35 $199,203
2014 17 55 1 2 6 11 6 61 $119,434
(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
2019 CUT CUT CUT
2018 CUT CUT T35
2017 T60
2013 T17
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2018 CUT CUT
2017 CUT CUT
2016 CUT

Personal


  • 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.