Eric Cole

Eric Cole

Height: 5'9" (1.75 m)
Weight: 155 (70 kg)
Age: 34 (June 12, 1988)
Birthplace: Palm Springs, California
Residence: Delray Beach, Florida

Education: Nova Southeastern University
Special Interests: Fishing
Turned Professional: 2009
City plays from: Delray Beach, FL, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 50 from 2022 Korn Ferry Tour (thru 2022-23)

Career Victories


None.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2023 The American Express (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#115 : 2023 The RSM Classic

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#350 : 2023 The American Express

Career Largest Paycheck:

$58,630 : 2023 World Wide Technology Championship at Mayakoba (Finished 27)

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: 12 36 1 6 6 $217,630
2023 9 28 5 4 119 $189,630
2021 3 8 1 1 2 $28,000
(A) - Amateur

Personal


  • His mother, Laura Baugh, was the 1973 LPGA Rookie of the year and finished with 70 top-10s across a 25-year LPGA career. She also won the 1971 U.S. Women's Amateur as a 16-year-old, making her the youngest winner in history at the time. She eventually worked at Sawgrass Country Club for four years as a teaching professional before establishing her own golf school in St. Augustine.
  • His father, Bobby Cole, a native of South Africa, won the 1977 Buick Open on the PGA TOUR, in addition to becoming the youngest winner of the British Amateur as an 18-year-old in 1966.
  • Is a type 1 diabetic.
  • Earned his 54th career Minor League Golf Tour win in December 2021.