Robby Shelton

Robby Shelton

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 190 (86 kg)
Age: 24 (August 25, 1995)
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama
Residence: Birmingham, Alabama
Family: Single

Education: University of Alabama
Special Interests: Fishing, Bow hunting
Turned Professional: 2016
City plays from: Wilmer, AL, United States


Exempt Status


Top 50 from 2019 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2019 (2) Nashville Golf Open Benefitting the Snedeker Foundation, Knoxville Open.
Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada Victories (1):
2017 (1) GolfBC Championship.
Other Victories (1):
2017 GolfBC Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2020 A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#7 : 2020 A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#130 : 2020 A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier

Career Largest Paycheck:

$252,000 : 2020 Mayakoba Golf Classic (Finished 6)

2019-20 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier - Opened with an 8-under 62 to hold a two-shot 18-hole lead at A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier and shared the second-round lead before finishing T7. Marked his second top-10 on TOUR and first as a professional. Led the field in Birdies (23). Mayakoba Golf Classic - Shot a final-round 65 to finish T6 at the Mayakoba Golf Classic. Recorded a back-nine 30 in round one, the first back-nine score of 30 or better in his career.

National Team Selections


Arnold Palmer Cup : 2014, 2015 Aruba Cup : 2017 Walker Cup : 2015

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: 30 95 1 3 5 17 13 $976,719
2020 16 51 2 3 9 7 70 $777,576
2017 8 26 1 5 3 $157,512
2016 4 12 2 2 $41,630
2015 1 (A) 4 1 1 1 1
2014 1 (A) 2 1
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 1 - 1)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 46 146 2 2 7 11 28 17 1 $465,477
2019 22 71 2 1 5 9 14 7 1 4 $356,760
2018 22 67 1 2 2 12 10 111 $105,728
2016 2 8 2 $2,989
(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
2014 CUT

Personal


  • Son of Robert and Deby Shelton. Has three sisters: Haley, Heather and Hunter.
  • Obsessed with hunting and fishing and spends his off-season outdoors.
  • Competed at the University of Alabama where his grandfather played football before reaching the professional ranks with the Pittsburgh Steelers.