Austin Cook

Austin Cook

Height: 5'7" (1.7 m)
Weight: 160 (73 kg)
Age: 30 (March 13, 1991)
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas
Residence: Jonesboro, Arkansas
Family: Wife, Crys; Cameron, Carson Ann

Education: University of Arkansas (2013, Biology)
Special Interests: Hunting, cooking, woodworking
Turned Professional: 2014
City plays from: Jonesboro, AR, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2020-21)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2018 (1) The RSM Classic.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2018 The RSM Classic (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#3 : 2018 The RSM Classic

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#96 : 2018 The Open Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,116,000 : 2018 The RSM Classic (Finished 1)

2020-21 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Shriners Hospitals for Children Open - Lost to Martin Laird in a playoff at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, with the runner-up representing his best result since winning The RSM Classic in 2017. Participated in a playoff for the first time in his PGA TOUR career. Held a share of the 36-hole lead, falling to 1-for-3 in his career with the 36-hole lead/co-lead.

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 1)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 97 303 1 1 8 24 60 37 $5,081,433
2021 15 42 1 1 2 6 9 91 $768,257
2020 20 60 2 11 9 155 $386,353
2019 23 64 2 6 12 11 130 $837,788
2018 29 107 1 3 8 24 5 38 $2,448,920
2017 1 2 1
2016 1 2 1
2015 7 22 2 5 6 1 $537,648
2014 1 4 1 1 $102,467
(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
2021 CUT
2019 CUT
2018 T46 CUT T50 T28 T53
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2018 T60 T62 T29

Personal


  • Favorite book is The Bible. Favorite place to visit is Big Mountain in Montana.
  • Dream foursome includes Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer.
  • Would like to trade places with "Duck Dynasty's" Willie Robertson for a day because he thinks it would be a lot of fun.
  • Most famous person he's met is Evander Holyfield at baggage claim at the Jacksonville International Airport.
  • Is involved with the St. Jude Children's Hospital and loves hanging out and working with special-needs children.