Ben Taylor

Ben Taylor

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 200 (90 kg)
Age: 28 (June 11, 1992)
Birthplace: Epsom, London
Residence: Champions Gate, Florida
Family: Single

Education: Louisiana State University (2015, Sports Administration)
Turned Professional: 2015
City plays from: London, England


Exempt Status


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

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2018 (1) Club Colombia Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

66 - 2020 Bermuda Championship (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#100 : 2020 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#399 : 2018 Masters Tournament

Career Largest Paycheck:

$43,900 : 2020 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open (Finished 29)

National Team Selections


Arnold Palmer Cup : 2013

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: 16 43 5 11 $116,743
2020 13 36 4 9 193 $99,775
2016 2 5 1 1 $16,968
2015 1 (A) 2 1
(A) - Amateur
Korn Ferry Tour (Playoff Record: 0 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD Priority Rank Earnings
Total: 70 218 1 1 5 15 39 31 $388,408
2020 1 2 1
2019 22 70 1 3 9 13 9 19 $166,346
2018 25 75 1 1 3 12 13 118 $163,343
2017 22 71 1 3 14 8 $58,718
(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
2015 CUT

Personal


  • Grew up in England with parents, Phil and Suzanne, and older sister, Katie. Father, Phil, is a PGA professional who owns a public driving range where Ben learned to play. Uncle, Max, is also a PGA professional and teaches at the driving range.
  • Played soccer, ice hockey, rugby, cricket and tennis until he started focusing on golf at age 14.
  • Enjoys traveling to the Florida Keys where he enjoys being on the water.
  • Big LSU football fan and his favorite soccer team is Arsenal.
  • Idolized Lee Westwood growing up.
  • Competed at Nova Southeastern University for two years before transferring to LSU where he would play and graduate. Became the first player to win a NCAA championship at both a D-2 and D-1 school.
  • Always carries exactly nine tees in his pocket to start a round.