49th PGA Professional Championship

Wyatt Worthington II

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United States
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Wyatt Worthington II

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United States
PGA Championship Appearances
1
Age
35
Turned Pro
2010
Hometown
Reynoldsburg, Ohio

Team of 20

PGA Section
Southern Ohio
Home Club
The Golf Depot at Central Park, Gahanna, OH
PGA Classification
A-6, PGA Golf Instructor

Bio

Returns for second career appearance in the PGA Championship, first since 2016 debut... Finished T-6th in the 2016 PGA Professional Championship at Turning Stone Resort to garner first berth in the PGA Championship (2016, Baltusrol)...In doing so, became the second African-American PGA Club Professional to earn a PGA Championship berth, following Tom Woodard (1990) of Denver, Colo., who played in the 1991 PGA Championship...In Nov. 2016, became the first African American to win a PGA Tournament Series event (Event No. 1) at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla…Winner, 2021 Southern Ohio PGA Section Professional Championship; 2014 Southern Ohio PGA Southeast Chapter Stroke Play Championship; 2014 Southern Ohio PGA Section Classic...Tied course record, 64, at Methodist University...Shared the stage with Gary Sheffield as guest speaker at the Welcome Dinner for the 2016 PGA Minority Collegiate Championship…Credits meeting Tiger Woods in July 2001 as one of the most memorable moments in his life…Has worked diligently with mentor, PGA Professional Gerry Hammond, on his growth competitively…Is a 2011 Graduate of the PGA Golf Management program at Methodist University (N.C.).

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 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 4 4 38 5 3 4 5 3 5 4 5 5 39 77
R2 4 4 4 5 4 2 4 4 3 34 5 3 4 7 4 5 5 4 6 43 77
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+

Stats

Strokes Gained R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Off the Tee 0.371 -0.933 - - -
Approach the Green -1.597 -0.815 - - -
Around the Green -2.414 -1.487 - - -
Tee to Green -3.640 -3.234 - - -
Putting -0.527 -1.163 - - -
TOTAL -4.167 -4.397 - - -
Driving R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Average Driving Distance 342.9 360.0 - - -
Driving Accuracy 50.00% 64.29% - - -
Longest Drive 374 381 - - -
Approach R1 R2 R3 R4 Rank
Greens in Regulation 50.00% 38.89% - - -

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 4 4 4 4 5 4 5 4 4 38 5 3 4 5 3 5 4 5 5 39 77
R2 4 4 4 5 4 2 4 4 3 34 5 3 4 7 4 5 5 4 6 43 77
Eagle+
Birdie
Bogey
Double+