Cameron Young

Cameron Young

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 185 (84 kg)
Age: 25 (May 07, 1997)
Birthplace: Scarborough, New York
Residence: Jupiter, Florida
Family: Wife, Kelsey; Henry

Education: Wake Forest University (2019, Economics)
Turned Professional: 2019
City plays from: Scarborough, NY, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTop 30 in 2021-22 FedExCup Playoffs and Eligibility Points List (thru 2023-24)

Career Victories


Korn Ferry Tour Victories (2):
2020 (2) AdventHealth Championship, Evans Scholars Invitational presented by First Midwest Bank.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2022 The Genesis Invitational (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#5 : 2022 Sanderson Farms Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#17 : 2022 TOUR Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,455,000 : 2022 The Open Championship (Finished 2)

2021-22 Season Highlights


Recorded five second-place results and advanced to the TOUR Championship in his rookie season, finishing No. 19 in the FedExCup standings. Became the seventh player since 1980 to collect five runner-up finishes in a season and the first since Vijay Singh in 2003, finishing second at the Sanderson Farms Championship, The Genesis Invitational, Wells Fargo Championship, The Open Championship and Rocket Mortgage Classic. Also recorded T3s at the RBC Heritage and the PGA Championship, finishing one stroke out of a playoff in both events. With $6,520,598 in Official Money, became the first PGA TOUR rookie to earn $5 million or more in a season, surpassing Xander Schauffele's mark of $4,312,674 in 2016-17. Also became the first player to not win and make more than $6.5 million in a season. Ended the season No. 17 in the Official World Golf Ranking, the highest position of any player that had not won on the PGA TOUR as of the end of the season. Finished the FedExCup Regular Season No. 9 in the FedExCup standings, earning a bonus of $1.1 million via the Comcast Business TOUR TOP 10. Made 18 cuts in 25 starts. Named one of six captain's picks for the United States at the 2022 Presidents Cup.

PGA TOUR
Sanderson Farms Championship - Finished T2 at the Sanderson Farms Championship in his fifth career start on the PGA TOUR. Led the field in Birdies (27). The Genesis Invitational - Finished T2 at The Genesis Invitational in his tournament debut. Marked his second runner-up finish of the season (T2/2021 Sanderson Farms Championship). Co-led the field in Birdies (23). RBC Heritage - Recorded his third top-three finish of the season with a T3 at the RBC Heritage. Led the field in Birdies (22). Wells Fargo Championship - Carded a final-round 66 to finish T2 at the Wells Fargo Championship, earning his third runner-up of the season. PGA Championship - Finished T3 at the PGA Championship after making a cut in a major for the first time in his fourth attempt. Finished one stroke out of the playoff between Justin Thomas and Will Zalatoris. the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday - Held a share of the first-round lead at the Memorial Tournament presented by Workday before finishing T60. The Open Championship - Held a two-stroke lead after the first round of The Open Championship and went on to finish solo-second, his fourth runner-up of the season and first in a major championship. Made eagle at the 72nd hole to move from third to second on the leaderboard. Made 25 birdies, the most in the field. Rocket Mortgage Classic - Carded a second-round 63 and went on to finish T2 at the Rocket Mortgage Classic, earning his fifth runner-up of the season.

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2022

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: 28 88 5 2 7 12 18 10 $6,520,598
2022 25 82 5 2 7 12 18 7 18 $6,520,598
2021 2 4 2
2019 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
2022 CUT CUT T3 CUT 2 T35
2019 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
FedEx St. Jude Championship Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2022 T31 T23 19

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