Along with brother, Deane, they became first brother combination to earn PGA Tour cards by graduating from 2001 Nationwide Tour via the Top 15. Began rookie year on Nationwide Tour with three top-5s in first seven starts. Finished second at 2001 Nationwide Tour Charity Pro-Am at The Cliffs, one stroke behind Jonathan Byrd. . . Struggled with game much of the season before a T2 at the Nationwide Tour Championship moved him from No. 23 to No. 10. . . Member of the Southern Africa Tour since 1994. Finished third on the Order of Merit in 1995-96. Named Rookie of the Year in 1993-94. . .Holds record for best front nine, 28 (8-under par), at Gary Player Golf Club during the 1995-96 Dimension Data Pro-Am. Was the TearDrop Tour money winner in 2000 after winning the Virginia Beach Open. His other two brothers, Sean and Craigen, are also golf professionals.
2001 Buy.com Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 11; Top-10 finishes -6; scoring average 71.31 (ranked 90th); money $188,152 (ranked 10th); best finish 2nd, Charity Pro-am and T2nd Tour Championship.
Regained PGA TOUR for 2003 with T8th at 2002 PGA TOUR Qualifying Tournament
2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; rounds played - 62 ; in money - 6; top-10 finishes - 0; money $83,519 (ranked 206th); best finish T-27th at the Tampa Bay Classic
Scoring - 72.80 / (199th); driving distance - 290.1 / (17th); driving accuracy -55.4% / (200th); GIR - 63.5% / (158th); putting - 1.817 / (190th); birdie average - 3.10 per rd / (184th) / total birdies - 192; sand saves - 49.0% / (114th); all-around rank - 1100 / (171st).
2003 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 33; Rounds Played - 103; in money - 18; top -10 Finishes - 5; money $1,307,809 Rank (51st); Best finish: 2nd at the Southern Farm Bureau Classic
Scoring - 70.85 / (71st); Driving Distance - 300.3 / (9th); Driving Accuracy - 59.7% / (172nd); GIR - 67.2% / (57th); Putting - 1.749 / (35th); Birdie Average - 4.03 per rd / (14th) / Total Birdies - 415; Sand Saves - 50.0% / (97th); All-Around Rank - 475 / (22nd)
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