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TIM PETROVIC

Player Data
  • Eligibility Code: 8, 10
  • Birthplace: Northampton, Mass.
  • Residence: Dade City, Fla.
  • Birthdate: August 16, 1966
  • Age: 38
  • Turned Pro: 1988
  • College: University of Hartford
Player Notes

Member of Nationwide Tour in 1993, 1999 and 2001. Became fourth player in Buy.Com Tour history to earn over $100,000 through first four events. He actually did it in three since he missed the first event of the season. Finished second, second and third in his first three starts at the Buy.Com Monterrey Open, Buy.Com Louisiana Open and Buy.Com Arkansas Classic, earning $109,800. . . Led Buy.Com Tour in scoring average (69.68) and was fourth in final-round scoring average (68.89) yet did not have a victory. . . Named Player of the Year after finishing first on the 2000 Golden Bear Tour money list. . . Finished third at 1997 Pelz World Putting Championship. .. NCAA Division I All-America selection at the University of Hartford. . . .A devout "Doors" fan and collector. . .Once worked as baker and delivery man at Pizza Hut, spending his breaks hitting golf balls in the parking lot.

Career Victories

Nationwide Tour
0

PGA Tour
1 - 2005 Zurich Classic Of New Orleans

Career Summary

2001 Nationwide Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; rounds played - 80 ; in money - 18; top-10 finishes - 7; money $239,010 (ranked 7th); best finish T2nd at the BUY.COM Monterrey Open and Louisiana Open.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; rounds played - 89 ; in money -15; top-10 finishes - 1; money $797,206 (ranked 86th); best finish 2nd at the FedEx St. Jude Classic

2002 Stats
Scoring - 71.19 / (102nd); driving distance - 280.6 / (92nd); driving accuracy -69.0% / (71st); GIR - 67.0% / (61st); putting - 1.787 / (145th); birdie average - 3.49 per rd / (125th) / total birdies - 311; sand saves - 49.6% / (105th); all-around rank - 757 / (90th).

2003 Notes
Moved up 50 spots on the money list from 2002 (86 to 36).

2003 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; Rounds Played - 104; in money - 21; top -10 Finishes - 4; money $1,739,349 Rank (36th); Best finish: T-2nd at the 84 Lumber Classic of Pennsylvania

2003 Stats
Scoring - 70.29 / (28th); Driving Distance - 284.2 / (112th); Driving Accuracy - 67.7% / (74th); GIR - 65.6% / (92nd); Putting - 1.743 / (22nd); Birdie Average - 3.81 per rd / (50th) / Total Birdies - 396; Sand Saves - 53.5% / (43rd); All-Around Rank - 452 / (21st).

2004 Notes
Finished inside the top 100 for the third consecutive season.

2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; Rounds Played - 107; in money - 23; top -10 Finishes - 3; money $1,193,354 Rank (65th); Best finish: T-5th at the Bank of America Colonial

2004 Stats
Scoring - 70.91 / (70th); Driving Distance - 287.2 / (97th); Driving Accuracy - 63.6% / (108th); GIR - 63.4% / (136th); Putting - 1.776 / (91st); Birdie Average - 3.37 per rd / (134th) / Total Birdies - 361; Sand Saves - 49.2% / (95th); All-Around Rank - 810 / (110th).

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