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Sonny Skinner

United StatesUnited States

Start Position
1
Current Position
To Par: +5
Total Strokes: 70 - 73 - 72 - 75 : 290
T51   T52
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Updated: Monday, 27 Jun 2011 04:11 PM
  • Birthplace: Portsmouth, VA
  • Residence: Sylvester, GA
  • Age: 50
  • Turned Pro: 1982

PGA head professional at River Pointe Golf Club in Albany, Ga. … Tied for sixth in the 2010 Senior PGA Professional National Championship . . .Runner up, 2008 and 2010 PGA Professional National Championship. . .Only player in PGA of America history to capture both the PGA Professional Player of the Year (2008) and Senior PGA Professional Player of the Year (2010) Awards. . .Finished as the Low PGA Club Professional in the 2011 Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid. . .Winner, 1993 Nike/Nationwide Shreveport Open, 1994 Nike/Nationwide Richmond Open, 2010 PGA Match Play Championship, three PGA Tournament Series events (2006, ’09, ’10); the 2006 Georgia PGA Match Play Championship and the 2000 Griffin Classic Championship … Competed in 287 Nationwide Tour events from 1990 through 2008, earning $591,480. ..Undefeated (4-0-0) member of the victorious 2009 U.S. PGA Cup Team that defeated Great Britain & Ireland in Loch Lomond, Scotland. . .Qualified four times through PGA Tour Q-School (1990, ’92, ’97, ’98) … 2006 Georgia PGA Section Player of the Year

Nationwide Tour Victories

(2) 1993,NIKE Shreveport Open. 1994,NIKE Dominion Open.

2010 Nationwide Tour Money and Position

$1,672 (160)

Nationwide Tour Best Round

72 at Round 2, South Georgia Classic Pres'd by First State Bank and Trust Company.

Career Best Nationwide Tour Finishes

1-- NIKE Shreveport Open, NIKE Dominion Open.

Wife, Genia; Children: Marlee