PGA Grand Slam of Golf -- Webb Simpson Profile

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Webb Simpson

PLAYER PROFILE
AGE: 27
BIRTHPLACE: Raleigh, N.C.
RESIDENCE: Charlotte, N.C.
TURNED PROFESSIONAL: 2008
MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIP WINS: 2012 U.S. Open
PGA TOUR WINS: 3 — 2011 Wyndham Championship and Deutsche Bank Championship, 2012 U.S. Open.
HIGHEST WORLD RANKING: 5 (June 2012, following his victory at the U.S. Open)
PGA GRAND SLAM OF GOLF: This is his first appearance
INTERNATIONAL TEAMS AS A PROFESSIONAL: Ryder Cup in 2010 and 2012; Presidents Cup in 2011.
NOTEWORTHY: En route to being named Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year at the end of his senior season at Wake Forest, he won the ACC Tournament with a record score of 14-under-par 202.
DID YOU KNOW: In the spring of 2012, he played 220 consecutive holes without recording a three-putt until he did so at the 11th hole in the final round of the Quail Hollow Championship.