Ben Taylor

Ben Taylor

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 200 (90 kg)
Age: 31 (June 11, 1992)
Birthplace: Epsom, London
Residence: Champions Gate, Florida
Family: Wife, Taryn

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


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 in 2022-23 FedExCup Fall standings (thru 2024)

Career Victories


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

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

65 - 2023 The Honda Classic (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#22 : 2023 Sony Open in Hawaii

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#101 : 2023 AT&T Byron Nelson

Career Largest Paycheck:

$579,600 : 2023 Cadence Bank Houston Open (Finished 3)

2022-23 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Cadence Bank Houston Open - Finished solo-third at the Cadence Bank Houston Open, earning the first top-10 of his PGA TOUR career. Sony Open in Hawaii - Recorded his second top-five of the season with a T4 at the Sony Open in Hawaii. The Honda Classic - Finished T5 at The Honda Classic. Led the field in Strokes Gained: Putting (2.300 per round).

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: 79 218 1 4 8 33 46 $2,281,104
2024 5 13 1 4 179 $19,080
2023 35 106 1 4 6 18 17 75 $1,912,677
2021 19 50 2 9 10 186 $232,604
2020 17 42 4 13 210 $99,775
2016 2 5 1 1 $16,968
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
2023 T69
2015 CUT

Personal


  • Grew up in England with parents, Phil and Susanne, 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.
  • 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.