Sepp Straka

Sepp Straka

Height: 6'3" (1.91 m)
Weight: 235 ( kg)
Age: 28 (May 01, 1993)
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Residence: Athens, Georgia
Family: Wife, Paige

Education: University of Georgia (2016, Business Management)
Turned Professional: 2016
City plays from: Vestavia Hills, AL, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 125 in 2020-21 FedExCup standings (thru 2021-22)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2018 (1) KC Golf Classic.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

63 - 2020 3M Open (Round 4)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#13 : 2021 Safeway Open

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#129 : 2021 Vivint Houston Open

Career Largest Paycheck:

$301,500 : 2020 The American Express (Finished 4)

National Team Selections


Olympic Games : 2020

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: 85 248 1 7 17 43 42 $3,230,059
2022 4 10 1 3 171 $18,109
2021 31 96 3 7 19 12 106 $1,136,615
2020 25 70 3 5 10 15 79 $1,140,441
2019 25 72 1 1 5 13 12 115 $934,894
(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
2021 CUT
2020 CNL T66
2019 T28
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2021 CUT
2020 CUT
2019 CUT

Personal


  • Was born in Austria and lived in Vienna until age 14 when his family moved to Valdosta, Georgia. Played for the Austrian National Team. First Austrian-born player to earn a PGA TOUR card.
  • Has a twin brother, Sam, who also played on the University of Georgia golf team.
  • Personal motto is "Sprechen ist Silbern, Stille ist Golden (Speech is silver, silence is golden)".
  • Huge University of Georgia football fan and Atlanta Braves fan.
  • Travels to tournaments with Diet Coke if he knows the event provides Pepsi products.