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Kenny Perry

Residence:
   Franklin, Ky.
Birthplace:
   Elizabethtown, Ky.
Turned Pro:
   1982
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 190
Birthdate:
   August 9, 1960
Age: 42
College:
   Elizabethtown, Ky.

Player Notes

Started to play golf when he was seven when his father got him started. He played his first competition at 11, and went on to win the 1978 Kentucky State High School Championship. . . Designed, built, owns and runs Country Creek GC, in his hometown.

Career Victories

PGA Tour
7 - Memorial Tournament, 1994 New England Classic, 1995 Bob Hope Classic, 2001 Buick Open, 2003 Bank Of America Colonial, Memorial Tournament, Greater Milwaukee Open

Career Summary

1990 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 17; top ten finishes - 2; stroke average 70.57 (ranked 31st); money $279,880 (ranked 50th); best finish 2nd AT&T Pebble Beach...

1991 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 16; top ten finishes - 3; stroke average 70.90 (ranked T69th); money $368,784 (ranked 44th); winner Memorial Tournament...

1992 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 17; top ten finishes - 3; stroke average 71.02 (ranked T-65th); money $190,455 (ranked 81st); best finish, T-6th Heritage Classic...

1993 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; in money - 18; top ten finishes - 3; stroke average 70.82 (ranked T-52nd); money $196,863 (ranked 88th); best finish, T-5th Canon Greater Hartford Open.

1994 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; in money - 22; top ten finishes - 4; stroke average 70.46 (ranked T-33rd); money $585,941 (ranked 26th); winner New England Classic.

1995 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 21; top ten finishes - 5; stroke average 70.35 (ranked T-29th); money $773,388 (ranked 21st); winner, Bob Hope Chrysler Classic.

1996 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 17; top ten finishes - 9; stroke average 70.44 (ranked 24th); money $925,079 (ranked 13th); best finish 2nd, PGA Championship were he lost playoff to Mark Brooks

1997 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 17; top ten finishes - 2; stroke average 70.85 (ranked 66th); money $270,081 (ranked 90th); best finish T-4th Phoenix Open.

1998 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 16; top ten finishes - 5; stroke average 70.45 (ranked T-35th); money $487,551 (ranked 58th); best finish 3rd, Quad City Classic.

1999 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 16; top ten finishes - 1; stroke average 70.84 (ranked T-51st); money $426,184 (ranked 94th); best finish T6th, Phoenix Open.

2000 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 20 / Rounds Played: 76 / Cuts made: 18 / Top-10 finishes: 4; Best finish: 3rd at the BellSouth Classic, Greater Milwaukee Open & Southern Farm Bureau Classic; Earnings: $889,381 Rank (52nd)

2000 Stats
Scoring - 70.30 / (25th); Driving Distance - 282.8 / (21st); Driving Accuracy - 68.9% / (96th); GIR - 71.9% / (3rd); Putting - 1.776 / (90th); Birdie Average - 4.00 per rd / (10th) / Total Birdies - 304; Sand Saves - 54.5% / (93rd); Scrambling - 63.9% / (15th); All-Around Rank - 385 / (14th)

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 26 / Rounds Played: 89 / Cuts made: 22 / Top-10 finishes: 6; Best finish: Winner at the Buick Open; Earnings: $1,786,066 Rank (24th)

2001 Stats
Scoring - 70.22 / (24th); Driving Distance - 292.3 / (10th); Driving Accuracy - 68.5% / (100th); GIR - 71.4% / (8); Putting - 1.748 / (35th); Birdie Average - 4.26 per rd / (6th) / Total Birdies - 379; Sand Saves - 52.1% / (94th); Scrambling - 63.8% / (20th); All-Around Rank - 339 / (10th).

2002 Notes
Also finished 3rd at the Mercedes Championship and 4th at the Greater Milwaukee Open.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 27 / Rounds Played: 95 / Cuts made: 23 / Top-10 finishes: 6 / Best finish: T-2nd at the Phoenix Open & MasterCard Colonial / Earnings: $1,928,598 Rank (27th)

2002 Stats
Scoring - 70.21 / (18th); Driving Distance - 286.4 / (37th); Driving Accuracy - 68.2% / (87th); GIR - 70.8% / (6th); Putting - 1.764 / (75th); Birdie Average - 4.20 per rd / (4th) / Total Birdies - 399; Sand Saves - 51.4% / (86th); All-Around Rank - 433 / (15th).

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