Sebastián Muñoz

Sebastián Muñoz

(Moon-yos)

Height: 6'0" (1.83 m)
Weight: 185 (83 kg)
Age: 27 (January 04, 1993)
Birthplace: Bogota, Colombia
Residence: Bogota, Colombia
Family: Single

Education: University of North Texas (2015, Business Administration and Entrepreneurship)
Special Interests: Sports, movies
Turned Professional: 2015
City plays from: Bogota, Colombia


Exempt Status


Top 125 in 2018-19 FedExCup standings (thru 2019-20)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2020 (1) Sanderson Farms Championship.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2016 (1) Club Colombia Championship Presented by Claro.
International Victories (2):

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

61 - 2017 The Greenbrier Classic (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2020 Safeway Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#92 : 2020 Travelers Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,188,000 : 2020 Sanderson Farms Championship (Finished 1)

2019-20 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Sanderson Farms Championship - Defeated Sungjae Im in a playoff at the Sanderson Farms Championship to earn his first PGA TOUR victory. Birdied the 72nd hole to force extra holes with Im and made a par to win on the first playoff hole. Became the first Colombian player to win on the PGA TOUR since Camilo Villegas at the 2014 Wyndham Championship. Became the sixth consecutive player to make the Sanderson Farms Championship his first TOUR win. Posted the week’s lowest score with a bogey-free 9-under 63 in the third round. The RSM Classic - Finished third at The RSM Classic, the third top-three finish of his career and second of the season. Led the field in Total Driving (20), ranking seventh in Driving Distance (299.5 yards) and 13th in Driving Accuracy Percentage (83.93%).

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 0)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 65 197 1 2 7 13 36 29 $3,953,874
2020 20 62 1 1 3 6 11 9 13 $2,425,633
2019 26 80 3 6 16 10 117 $946,666
2018 2 6 1 1 $17,675
2017 17 49 1 1 1 8 9 $563,900
(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: 56 171 1 3 1 11 17 30 26 $537,976
2019 2 8 1 2 2 $32,998
2018 23 77 2 1 6 10 16 7 19 $243,593
2017 8 26 1 2 2 5 3 82 $104,713
2016 23 60 1 2 3 7 16 46 $156,671
(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
2020 CNL T14
2018 CUT
2017 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2019 T43

Personal


  • Got his start in golf from his father at the age of 3.
  • Was proficient in volleyball and disc throwing before concentrating fully on golf.
  • Played college golf at the University of North Texas (2011-15) with fellow professionals Carlos Ortiz and Rodolfo Cazaubón.