Will Zalatoris

Will Zalatoris

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 175 (79 kg)
Age: 25 (August 16, 1996)
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Residence: Dallas, Texas
Family: Single

Education: Wake Forest University (2018, Psychology)
Special Interests: Baseball, basketball, football
Turned Professional: 2018
City plays from: Dallas, TX, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 non-member 2020-21 (thru 2021-22)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2020 (1) TPC Colorado Championship at Heron Lakes.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2022 The American Express (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#10 : 2022 Fortinet Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#14 : 2022 PGA Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,620,000 : 2022 PGA Championship (Finished 2)

2021-22 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Sanderson Farms Championship - Held a share of the second-round lead at the Sanderson Farms Championship before finishing T14. Marked his first career 36-hole lead/co-lead on TOUR. Carded an 11-under 61 in the second round, his first career score of 63 or better on the PGA TOUR. Farmers Insurance Open - Fell to Luke List in a playoff at the Farmers Insurance Open, earning his second career runner-up on the PGA TOUR in his 40th start. Held a share of the lead after the third round, his first career 54-hole lead/co-lead on TOUR, before recording a 1-under 71. Marked his first playoff appearance on TOUR. Masters Tournament - Finished T6 at the Masters Tournament, his second consecutive top-10 at the event. Co-led the field in Par-4 Scoring Average (3.98). Zurich Classic of New Orleans - Finished T4 at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans with partner Davis Riley, recording his third consecutive top-10 on TOUR.

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 2)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 48 151 3 14 22 34 13 1 $7,974,376
2022 15 46 2 6 8 12 3 13 $4,472,150
2021 25 87 1 8 14 21 3 1 $3,487,352
2018 6 14 1 5 $14,874
2016 1 (A) 2 1
2015 1 (A) 2 1
(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
2022 T26 T6 2 (P) T5
2021 21 T8 T6 W/D T28 T8 T22
2018 CUT

Personal


  • 2017 First-Team All-American, 2017 Walker Cup Team Member and 2017 ACC Player of the Year.
  • 2014 US Junior Amateur champion.
  • Favorite place to visit is his place of birth, San Francisco.
  • His mom was a track-and-field athlete at the University of Oregon.
  • Favorite memory off the course was being at Game 5 of the 2010 World Series and witnessing the San Francisco Giants winning the title.
  • Favorite sports teams are the Golden State Warriors, San Francisco Giants, Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Stars.