J.T. Poston

J.T. Poston

Height: 6'2" (1.88 m)
Weight: 165 (74 kg)
Age: 27 (June 01, 1993)
Birthplace: Hickory, North Carolina
Residence: St. Simons Island, Georgia
Family: Single

Education: Western Carolina University (2015, Finance)
Special Interests: Hunting, fishing, other sports
Turned Professional: 2015
City plays from: St. Simons Island, GA, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2021-22)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (1):
2019 (1) Wyndham Championship.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2019 Wyndham Championship (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#10 : 2021 Sanderson Farms Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#60 : 2021 THE CJ CUP @ SHADOW CREEK

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,116,000 : 2019 Wyndham Championship (Finished 1)

2020-21 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
Sanderson Farms Championship - Held a share of the 54-hole lead en route to a third-place result at the Sanderson Farms Championship. Marked his first career 54-hole lead/co-lead on TOUR. Co-led the field in Par-5 Scoring Average (4.31).

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: 109 354 1 1 9 27 75 34 $5,954,965
2021 7 22 1 1 2 4 3 46 $607,595
2020 23 78 2 6 16 7 67 $1,282,929
2019 29 96 1 3 9 21 8 32 $2,461,215
2018 22 71 2 6 14 8 117 $940,661
2017 28 87 1 4 20 8 132 $662,565
(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
2021 CUT CUT
2020 CNL T75 T24 T30
2019 T22 T60
2017 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2020 T39 T59
2019 T59 T16
2018 CUT

Personal


  • Earliest golf memory is playing golf with his father and grandfather in the father-son tournament at Lake Hickory Country Club.
  • Favorite sports teams are the North Carolina Tar Heels, Carolina Panthers and Atlanta Braves.
  • Always marks his golf ball with three dots under the number and only uses 1s and 3s.
  • Enjoys hunting and fishing when away from the golf course.