Raul Pereda

Raul Pereda

(puh-RAY-duh)

Height: 5'9" (1.75 m)
Weight: 140 (64 kg)
Age: 27 (June 29, 1996)
Birthplace: Cordoba, Veracruz, Mexico
Residence: Jacksonville, Florida

Education: Jacksonville University 2018, International Business
Special Interests: Soccer, Netflix
Turned Professional: 2018
City plays from: Cordoba, Mexico


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop five from PGA TOUR Q-School (thru 2024)

Career Victories


None.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2023 Mexico Open at Vidanta (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#737 : 2023 Wells Fargo Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$16,940 : 2023 Mexico Open at Vidanta (Finished 60)

2022-23 Season Highlights


Earned PGA TOUR membership for the 2024 season with a T4 finish at Final Stage of 2023 PGA TOUR Q-School presented by Korn Ferry. Also saw action in 10 PGA TOUR Latinoamérica tournaments, making seven cuts and claiming four top-10s to finish No. 22 in the Totalplay Cup standings, which earned him an exemption to Second Stage of 2023 PGA TOUR Q-School presented by Korn Ferry.

PGA TOUR
PGA TOUR Q-School presented by Korn Ferry - Earned his first PGA TOUR card with a T4 finish at Final Stage of 2023 PGA TOUR Q-School presented by Korn Ferry, where the top five finishers and ties earned TOUR membership for 2024. Stood T5 through 54 holes and closed with a final-round 1-under 69 at TPC Sawgrass' Dye's Valley Course. Totaled 8-under 272 across two rounds at both Dye's Valley and Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Previously advanced through Second Stage of 2023 PGA TOUR Q-School presented by Korn Ferry. Was exempt to Second Stage by virtue of his No. 22 finish in the 2022-23 PGA TOUR Latinoamerica Totalplay Cup standings (Nos. 6-25 earned exemptions to Second Stage).

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: 4 11 1 3 $16,940
2024 3 7 3
2023 1 4 1 $16,940
(A) - Amateur

Personal


  • Was hospitalized from December 31, 2019 until January 3, 2020 because of myocarditis, an inflammation in the heart.
  • Grew up by a nine-hole golf course.
  • Uses two different ball markers, one for short putts and one for long putts.