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John Huston

John Huston

Player Data
  • Birthplace: Mt. Vernon, Ill.
  • Residence: Palm Harbor, Fla.
  • College: Auburn
  • Birthdate: May 1, 1961
  • Age: 43
  • Turned Professional: 1983
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Player Notes

Sister Julie Jones caddied for him during record-breaking performance at 1997 United Airlines Hawaiian Open. "She never said one word to me all week, she was scared stiff," Huston said...With daughter Jessica, won the Father-Daughter tournament at 1997 National Car Rental Golf Classic at Walt Disney World Resort...Suffered with bursitis in left shoulder in 1997. Sleeps on magnetic mattress cover and wears magnets in soles of shoes for relief...Medalist at 1987 Q-School...Used his one-time top-50 career money list exemption to play on tour in 1998...Won the 1998 United Hawaiian Open with a PGA Tour record score of 28 under par.

Career Victories

PGA Tour
7 - 1990 Honda Classic, 1992 Walt Disney World Classic, 1994 Doral Ryder Open, 1998 United Airlines Hawaiian Open, National Golf Rental Golf Classic/Disney, 2000 Tampa Bay Classic, 2003 Southern Farm Bureau Classic

Other
1988 J.C. Penney With Amy Benz

Career Summary

1988 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; in money - 17; top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average 71.18 (ranked 98th); money $150,301 (ranked 78th); best finish, 3rd,Hawaiian Open.

1989 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; in money - 14; top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average 71.67 (ranked 145th); money $203,207 (ranked 68th); best finish, 2nd, Kmart Greater Greensboro Open.

1990 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 15; top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average 71.61 (ranked 147th); money $435,690 (ranked 30th), winner Honda Classic

1991 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; in money - 23; top-10 finishes - 5; scoring average 70.34 (ranked 22nd); money $395,853 (ranked 40th); best finish, T3rd, Kmart Greater Greensboro Open.

1992 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; in money - 23; top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average 70.60 (ranked T32nd); money $515,453 (ranked 26th); Winner, Walt Disney Classic.

1993 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; in money - 26; top-10 finishes - 6; scoring average 70.60 (ranked T37th); money $681,441 (ranked 15th); best finish, 2nd, Shell Houston Open and T2nd The Tour Championship.

1994 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 19; top-10 finishes - 8; scoring average 70.17 (ranked 22nd); money $731,499 (ranked 24th); winner Doral Ryder Open.

1995 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; in money - 15; top-10 finishes - 5; scoring average 71.20 (ranked T91st); money $294,574 (ranked 64th); best finish, T6th, Motorola Western Open.

1996 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 18; top-10 finishes - 6; scoring average 70.80 (ranked T51st); money $506,173 (ranked 37th); best finish, 2nd, Bob Hope Classic.

1997 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; in money - 12; top-10 finishes - 1; scoring average 71.81 (ranked 154th); money $151,840 (ranked 141st); best finish, 9th, in MasterCard Colonial.

1998 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; in money - 21; top-10 finishes - 8; scoring average 69.65 (ranked 7th); money $1,544,110 (ranked 10th); winner United Airlines Hawaiian Open (record -28 score) and National Car Rental Classic at Walt Disney World.

1999 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 17; top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average 70.48 (ranked T27th); money $1,519,387 (ranked 21st); best finish, 3rd, Bob Hope Chrysler Classic and Andersen Consulting Match Play Championship.

2000 Notes
11 top-25 finishes

2000 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; rounds played - 80 ; in money -19; top-10 finishes - 8; money $1,631,695 (ranked 25th); Winner at the Tampa Bay Classic

2000 Stats
Scoring - 70.06 / (15th); driving distance - 273.8 / (86th); driving accuracy -68.4% / (103rd); GIR - 66.6% / (81st); putting - 1.751 / (30th); birdie average - 3.83 per rd / (29th) / total birdies - 306; sand saves - 56.0% / (69th); scrambling - 59.7% / (95th); all-around rank - 514 / (36th).

2001 Notes
first time in the last four years out of the top 25 of the money list

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 20; rounds played - 60 ; in money -14; top-10 finishes - 1; money $505,252 (ranked 100th); best finish 5th at the Mercedes Championships

2001 Stats
Scoring - 71.25 / (109th); driving distance - 279.7 / (93rd); driving accuracy -68.1% / (108th); GIR - 70.4% / (18); putting - 1.780 / (117th); birdie average - 3.68 per rd / (75th) / total birdies - 221; sand saves - 55.8% / (43rd); scrambling - 59.2% / (116th); all-around rank - 627 / (66th).

2002 Notes
Was fourth in the SEI Pennsylvania Classic and Buick Challenge

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; rounds played - 96 ; in money -23; top-10 finishes - 5; money $1,299,053 (ranked 45th); best finish T-3rd at the Bay Hill Invitational

2002 Stats
Scoring - 70.21 / (18th); driving distance - 281.6 / (81st); driving accuracy -69.1% / (70th); GIR - 68.9% / (28th); putting - 1.756 / (51st); birdie average - 3.96 per rd / (22nd) / total birdies - 380; sand saves - 54.8% / (40th); all-around rank - 360 / (9th).

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