Tyler McCumber

Tyler McCumber

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 176 (80 kg)
Age: 29 (April 04, 1991)
Birthplace: Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Residence: Lyons, Colorado
Family: Single

Education: University of Florida (2013, Family Youth and Community Science)
Special Interests: Surfing, spending time with friends
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Lyons, CO, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 50 from 2019 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Latinoamerica Victories (3):
2014 (2) Ecuador Open, Transamerican Power Products CRV Mazatlan Open. 2016 (1) Lexus Peru Open Presentado por Diners Club.
Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada Victories (3):
2018 (3) Osprey Valley Open, Syncrude Oil Country Championship presented by AECON, Players Cup.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2021 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#5 : 2021 Sanderson Farms Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#189 : 2019 RBC Heritage

Career Largest Paycheck:

$436,000 : 2021 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship (Finished 2)

2020-21 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship - Finished solo-second at the Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship, earning his first top-10 on the PGA TOUR. Prior best result on TOUR (T19) came at the 2018 Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship, his first career start. Led the field in Par-3 Scoring Average (2.81).

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: 28 77 1 2 6 14 12 2 $1,007,330
2021 6 16 1 2 2 2 4 27 $637,300
2020 20 53 2 10 8 2 161 $284,230
2019 1 4 1 1 $46,800
2018 1 4 1 1 $39,000
(A) - Amateur

Personal


  • Son of 10-time PGA TOUR champion Mark McCumber, whose TOUR career record includes victories at the 1988 PLAYERS Championship and the 1994 TOUR Championship.
  • Played baseball before focusing on golf as a teenager. Figured out his swing on the driving range at TPC Sawgrass.
  • Started surfing before he played golf. In winter of 2017, embarked on a six-week trip in Australia and New Zealand where hitchhiked with just his surfboard and backpack.
  • In addition to surfing, has enjoyed extreme activities like downhill BMX trail riding and skydiving.
  • Loves traveling the world and experiencing different cultures.
  • Favorite college team is the Florida Gators and favorite professional team is the Jacksonville Jaguars.
  • Favorite quote is "If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much room."