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KEVIN SUTHERLAND

Player Data
  • Eligibility Code: 12
  • Birthplace: Sacramento, Calif.
  • Residence: Sacramento, Calif.
  • Birthdate: July 4, 1964
  • Age: 41
  • Turned Pro: 1987
  • College: Fresno State
Player Notes

Winner of 1990 Queen Mary Open and 1994 Portland Invitational. Was the leading money-winner on 1990 Golden State Tour. Member of Nike Tour in 1991, '92 and '95. His best finish was second in 1991 Greater Ozarks Open and 1992 Hawkeye Open. . . Brother David became a PGA Tour member in 1996 . . . Played on the Nike Tour in 1993 and in five starts best finish was T5th in Sonoma County Open. . .Played on the Nike Tour in 1994 and in four starts, his best finish was T4th in Tri-Cities Open.

Career Victories

PGA Tour
1 - 2002 Accenture Match Play Championship

Career Summary

1995 Nationwide Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 21; Top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average 70.36 (ranked 9th); money $60,822 (ranked 32nd); best finish T5th, Pensacola Open.

1996 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 34; in money - 21; Top-10 finishes - 1; scoring average 71.45 (ranked 124th); money $144,828 (ranked 135th); best finish T9th, Canon Greater Hartford Open.

1997 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; in money - 17; Top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average 70.60 (ranked 50th); money $455,860 (ranked 52nd); best finish 2nd, Shell Houston Open.

1998 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; in money - 22; Top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average 70.79 (ranked 47th); money $444,429 (ranked 66th); best finish T3rd, Buick Invitational.

1999 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; in money - 21; Top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average 70.61 (ranked 39th); money $663,891 (ranked 63rd); best finish T4th, Buick Invitational.

2000 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; rounds played - 94 ; in money -21; top-10 finishes - 4; money $728,635 (ranked 66th); best finish T5th at the Buick Invitational

2000 Stats
Scoring - 70.41 / (29th); driving distance - 273.3 / (93rd); driving accuracy -67.2% / (119th); GIR - 68.5% / (37th); putting - 1.769 / (69th); birdie average - 3.59 per rd / (64th) / total birdies - 337; sand saves - 63.4% / (4th); scrambling - 62.7% / (29th); all-around rank - 472 / (30th)

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; rounds played - 98 ; in money -21; top-10 finishes - 7; money $1,523,573 (ranked 32nd); best finish 2nd at the Touchstone Energy Tucson Open

2001 Stats
Scoring - 70.21 / (22nd); driving distance - 277.7 / (116th); driving accuracy -66.2% / (136th); GIR - 70.2% / (22); putting - 1.748 / (35th); birdie average - 3.76 per rd / (55th) / total birdies - 368; sand saves - 63.0% / (6th); scrambling - 60.5% / (81st); all-around rank - 407 / (16th).

2002 Notes
Of the 18 first time winners was the oldest, his next best finish was T8th at the Phoenix Open.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; rounds played - 90 ; in money -18; top-10 finishes - 3; money $1,569,529 (ranked 36th); Winner at the Accenture Match Play Championship

2002 Stats
Scoring - 71.13 / (89th); driving distance - 275.0 / (145th); driving accuracy -66.4% / (125th); GIR - 68.0% / (41st); putting - 1.805 / (185th); birdie average - 3.29 per rd / (165th) / total birdies - 296; sand saves - 54.4% / (50th); all-around rank - 939 / (134th).

2003 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; Rounds Played - 94; in money - 21; top -10 Finishes - 3; money $1,092,918 Rank (67th); Best finish: T-5th at the John Deere Classic

2003 Stats
Scoring - 70.53 / (47th); Driving Distance - 288.8 / (72nd); Driving Accuracy - 64.0% / (126th); GIR - 67.9% / (42nd); Putting - 1.766 / (63rd); Birdie Average - 3.63 per rd / (88th) / Total Birdies - 341; Sand Saves - 60.1% / (3rd); All-Around Rank - 537 / (36th).

2004 Notes
Finished inside the top 100 on the PGA TOUR money list for the eighth consecutive season.

2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; Rounds Played - 82; in money - 16; top -10 Finishes - 4; money $928,760 Rank (85th); Best finish: T-6th at The Players Championship

2004 Stats
Scoring - 70.94 / (74th); Driving Distance - 286.1 / (106th); Driving Accuracy - 67.1% / (56th); GIR - 63.8% / (126th); Putting - 1.799 / (160th); Birdie Average - 3.35 per rd / (137th) / Total Birdies - 275; Sand Saves - 53.7% / (36th); All-Around Rank - 870 / (126th)

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