Players

Select another player

Jonathan Byrd

Player Data

  • Birthdate: January 26, 1978
  • Birthplace: Anderson, S.C.
  • Residence: St. Simons Island, Ga.
  • Age: 28 Ht: 5' 8" Wt: 160
  • Turned Pro: 2000
  • College: Clemson

View scorecard

Player Notes

Member of the 1999 Walker Cup Team. Was Rookie of the Year in 2002, and is the 10th rookie in PGA Tour history to earn over $1 million in a season.

Career Victories

Nationwide Tour
1 - 2001 Charity Pro-Am at the Cliffs

PGA Tour
2 - 2002 Buick Challenge, 2004 B.C. Open

Career Summary

2001 Nationwide Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 20; in money - 16; top-10 finishes -5; scoring average 70.44 (ranked 21st); money $222,244 (ranked 8th); winner Charity Pro-am at the Cliffs.

2002 Notes
Missed more cuts than he made, earned $891,107 in his last four events of 2002.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; rounds played - 94 ; in money -15; top-10 finishes - 4; money $1,462,713 (ranked 39th); Winner at the Buick Challenge

2002 Stats
Scoring - 70.93 / (69th); driving distance - 290.5 / (14th); driving accuracy -67.7% / (104th); GIR - 64.3% / (136th); putting - 1.733 / (14th); birdie average - 4.01 per rd / (13th) / total birdies - 377; sand saves - 53.1% / (69th); all-around rank - 421 / (12th).

2003 Notes
Had nine top-25 finishes

2003 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; Rounds Played - 101; in money - 21; top -10 Finishes - 5; money $1,430,538 Rank (47th); Best finish: T-2nd at the John Deere Classic

2003 Stats
Scoring - 70.76 / (63rd); Driving Distance - 295.3 / (24th); Driving Accuracy - 64.5% / (122nd); GIR - 63.8% / (132nd); Putting - 1.772 / (80th); Birdie Average - 3.87 per rd / (37th) / Total Birdies - 391; Sand Saves - 49.7% / (103rd); All-Around Rank - 684 / (76th).

2004 Notes
Struggled early in the year due to a hip injury, but bounced back with a strong finish after undergoing surgery on Feb. 15 in Pittsburgh because of two tears in the labrum front and back. The surgery tightened up the looseness and instability. Returned for The Players Championship at the end of March.

2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; Rounds Played - 83; in money - 15; top -10 Finishes - 3; money $1,133,165 Rank (70th); Best finish: Win at the B.C. Open

2004 Stats
Scoring - 70.88 / (67th); Driving Distance - 295.8 / (28th); Driving Accuracy - 62.1% / (133rd); GIR - 61.4% / (180th); Putting - 1.760 / (48th); Birdie Average - 3.81 per rd / (28th) / Total Birdies - 316; Sand Saves - 56.0% / (20th); All-Around Rank - 582 / (43rd).

2005 Notes
Four top-25s.

2005 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; Rounds Played - 99; in money - 78; top -10 Finishes - 1; money $726,023 Rank (111th); Best finish: T-5th at the 84 Lumber Classic

2005 Stats
Scoring - 71.16 / (103rd); Driving Distance - 297.0 / (37th); Driving Accuracy - 59.8% / (151st); GIR - 64.6% / (115th); Putting - 1.789 / (127th); Birdie Average - 3.59 per rd / (71st) / Total Birdies - 355; Sand Saves - 49.1% / (94th); All-Around Rank - 741 / (83rd).

Greater Woodfield Convention and Visitors Bureau Dupage Convention and Visitors Bureau Illinois PGA Section

©2006 The PGA of America / Ryder Cup limited / Turner Sports Interactive. All rights reserved.
Turner Entertainment Digital Network PGA.COM is part of Bleacher Report - Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network.
Send all feedback / comments to the webmaster.
Sales inquiries contact PGA.com Sales.
PGA.com Privacy Policy / Terms of Use.