54th PGA Professional Championship

Michael Block

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United States
Michael Block
Michael Block

Michael Block

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United States
PGA Championship Appearances
3
Age
46
Turned Pro
1998
Hometown
Mission Viejo, Calif.

Team of 20

PGA Section
Southern California
Home Club
Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club, Mission Viejo, CA
PGA Classification
A-1, PGA Head Professional

Bio

Is making his fourth career PGA Championship appearance, first since 2018…Winner, 2014 PGA Professional Championship after a two-hole playoff with Jamie Broce in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina...Has played in three previous PGAs, including 2018 at Bellerive in his hometown of St. Louis...Qualified for the 2018 U.S. Open at Shinnecock...Southern California PGA Section Player of the Year (2013, '14, '15, '16, ‘17, ‘18, ‘19, ‘20 & ‘21)...Member of the 2015 U.S. PGA Cup Team (3-1-0 record)...Winner, 2021 Southern California PGA Section Match Play Championship; 2019 Southern California PGA Section Stroke Play Championship; 2017 & '18 Southern California PGA Section Professional Championship; 2001 California State Open…Qualified for the 2007 (Oakmont) and 2018 (Shinnecock Hills) U.S. Opens…In 2007, made a 22-foot birdie putt on the first hole of a Sectional playoff…Had played in over 20 PGA Tour events and made four cuts, with the most recent coming at the 2015 Barbasol Championship (71st)...He has imprinted on his TaylorMade golf balls the words, "WHY NOT?"

Scorecard

Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN TOT
Par 4 4 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 35 4 3 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 70
R1 5 5 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 37 3 3 4 5 4 6 6 6 4 41 78
R2 4 4 4 5 5 3 4 3 5 37 4 3 4 5 4 4 4 4 4 36 73
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+

Stats

Strokes Gained R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Off the Tee -0.418 0.172 - - -
Approach the Green -3.538 -1.495 - - -
Around the Green -2.073 0.718 - - -
Tee to Green -6.029 -0.604 - - -
Putting 0.862 0.207 - - -
TOTAL -5.167 -0.397 - - -
Driving R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Average Driving Distance 340.6 330.5 - - -
Driving Accuracy 57.14% 57.14% - - -
Longest Drive 368 366 - - -
Approach R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Greens in Regulation 27.78% 50.00% - - -

Articles

Previous Performances

Year
Location
Finish
Year
2022
Location
Southern Hills Country Club
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Finish
CUT
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN TOT
Par 4 4 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 35 4 3 4 5 3 4 4 4 4 35 70
R1 5 5 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 37 3 3 4 5 4 6 6 6 4 41 78
R2 4 4 4 5 5 3 4 3 5 37 4 3 4 5 4 4 4 4 4 36 73
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+