Sam Burns

Sam Burns

Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 185 (83 kg)
Age: 26 (July 23, 1996)
Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana
Residence: Choudrant, Louisiana
Family: Wife, Caroline

Education: Louisiana State University
Turned Professional: 2017
City plays from: Shreveport, LA, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2025-26)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (4):
2021 (1) Valspar Championship. 2022 (3) Sanderson Farms Championship, Valspar Championship, Charles Schwab Challenge.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2018 (1) Savannah Golf Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2022 Hewlett Packard Enterprise Houston Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#9 : 2022 John Deere Classic

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,512,000 : 2022 Charles Schwab Challenge (Finished 1)

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2022 Arnold Palmer Cup : 2017

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 2 - 1)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 115 362 4 3 2 23 44 77 34 4 $15,344,993
2023 5 17 1 2 4 1 62 $740,250
2022 24 80 3 1 8 14 18 6 23 $7,073,986
2021 26 84 1 2 1 8 13 19 6 1 18 $5,160,030
2020 19 58 1 5 11 8 111 $757,500
2019 26 78 1 3 6 16 8 2 94 $1,117,312
2018 11 35 1 3 8 3 $495,916
2017 1 (A) 4 1 1 1
2016 1 (A) 2 1
2015 2 (A) 4 2
(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 CUT T20 T27 T42
2021 CUT W/D T76 T2 (P)
2020 CNL
2019 T29
2018 T41
2016 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2022 T20 T19 24
2021 T21 8 T18
2020 CUT

Personal


  • Watching David Toms win 2011 Crowne Plaza Invitational is his favorite golf memory.
  • Loves to hunt and fish.
  • Is passionate about charities helping those with Juvenile Diabetes. Best friend is a type 2 diabetic.