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Michael Allen

  • Birthplace: San Mateo, Calif.
  • Residence: Scottsdale, Ariz.
  • Age: 49
  • Turned Pro: 1984
  • College: Univ. of Nevada
  • Eligibility Code: 12

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Player Notes

Was planning to be a stockbroker before turning to golf as a profession. . .Won the 2003 Southern Arizona Open with daughter Christy caddying. Successfully qualified at PGA Tour National Qualifying Tournament for the sixth time in his career (1989-92, 2001, 2003) with a third-place finish. 2003 marked the 11th time he had been to the finals at Q-School.

Career Victories

European Tour
1 - 1989 Bell's Scottish Open

Nationwide Tour
1 - 1998 Nike Greater Austin Open

PGA Tour
0

Career Summary

1992 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 16; in money - 4; Top-10 finishes - 0; money - $11,455 (ranked 233rd); best finish - T-43rd Buick Open.

1993 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; in money - 15; Top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average - 71.10 (ranked T-76th); money - $231,072 (ranked 73rd); best finish - T3rd Northern Telecom Open & Phoenix Open.

1994 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; in money - 17; Top-10 finishes - 0; scoring average - 71.67 (ranked 137th); money - $91,191 (ranked 162nd); best finish - T13th, Greater Milwaukee Open.

1995 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 7; Top-10 finishes - 1; scoring average - 71.85 (ranked 153rd); money - $55,825 (ranked 197th); best finish - T5th, Quad Cities Open. Played once on the PGA Tour in 1996, T72nd Nortel Open.

1996 Nike Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 5; in money - 3; Top-10 finishes - 0; scoring average - 72.08; money - $4,840 (ranked 158th); best finish - T13th, Nike Central Georgia Open.

1997 Nike Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 10; Top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average - 71.52 (ranked 84th); money - $67,482 (ranked 42nd); Winner, Nike Greater Austin Open.

1999 Tour Summary
Buy.com Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 10; Top-10 finishes - 1; scoring average - 72.05; money - $22,871 (ranked 93rd); best finish -T5th, South Florida Classic.

2000 Tour Summary
Buy.com Tournaments entered - 11; in money - 8; Top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average - 70.26 (ranked 4th); money - $103,373 (ranked 49th); best finish -2nd, Buy.com Monterey Peninsula Classic.

2001 Tour Summary
Buy.com Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 13; Top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average - 70.88 (ranked 48th); money - $59,864 (ranked 71st); best finish -T7th, Buy.com Wichita Open. Also finished T12th in the U.S. Open, his only PGA Tour start of 2001. Finished T19th in the PGA Tour qualifying tournament to get back his tour card for 2002.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29 / rounds played - 74 / cuts made - 9; Top-10 finishes -0 / earnings: $108,777; (ranked 197th) / best finish - T-25th at the Touchstone Energy Tucson Open.

2002 Stats
scoring average - 72.23 / (178th); driving distance - 285.0 / (50th); driving accuracy - 57.1% / (199th); GIR - 60.8% / (192nd); putting - 1.806 / (186th); birdie average - 3.09 per rd / (185th) / total birdies - 229; sand saves - 49.2% / (110th); all-around rank - 1163 / (185th).

2003 Nationwide Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 14; Top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average - 70.83 (ranked 58th); money - $89,201 (ranked 55th); best finish -2nd, Monterey Peninsula Classic.

2004 Notes
His $882,872 earnings were more than he had earned in his first 187 events on Tour ($740,360).

2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; rounds played - 85; in money - 15; Top-10 finishes - 2; money - $882,872; (ranked 88th); best finish - 2nd at the Chrysler Classic of Greensboro.

2004 Stats
scoring average - 71.28 / (114th); driving distance - 291.1 / (60th); driving accuracy - 56.5% / (179th); GIR - 64.2% / (115th); putting - 1.763 / (52nd); birdie average - 3.56 per rd / (89th) / total birdies - 303; sand saves - 48.9% / (101st); all-around rank - 791 / (104th).

2005 Notes
Five Top-25s, regained his tour card for 2006 with T7th finish at Q-School.

2005 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; rounds played - 90; in money - 96; Top-10 finishes - 2; money - $591,829; (ranked 130th); best finish - T6th at the B.C. Open.

2005 Stats
scoring average - 71.22 / (109th); driving distance - 292.1 / (65th); driving accuracy - 54.2% / (192nd); GIR - 62.6% / (155th); putting - 1.757 / (29th); birdie average - 3.46 per rd / (114th) / total birdies - 311; sand saves - 46.5% / (132nd); all-around rank - 868 / (134th).

2006 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; rounds played - 84; in money - 17; Top-10 finishes - 0; money - $470,946; (ranked 153rd); best finish - T11- at the Booz Allen Classic.

2006 Stats
scoring average - 71.33 / (123rd); driving distance - 291.8 / (79th); driving accuracy - 58.0% / (167th); GIR - 62.7% / (166th); putting - 1.746 / (14th); birdie average - 3.73 per rd / (36th) / total birdies - 313; sand saves - 59.0% / (9th); all-around rank - 685 / (68th).

2007 Notes
Surpassed the $1-million mark in earnings for the first time in his career, keyed by a runner-up finish at the inaugural Turning Stone Resort Championship.

2007 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 22; rounds played - 74; in money - 15; Top-10 Finishes - 2; money - $1,016,952 (ranked 95th); best finish - 2nd at the Turning Stone Resort Championship.

2007 Stats
scoring average - 71.02 / (114th); driving distance - 293.0 / (61st); driving accuracy - 64.3% / (85th); GIR - 66.5% / (32nd); putting - 1.781 / (76th); birdie average - 3.43 per rd / (87th) / total birdies - 254; sand saves - 50.0% / (90th); all-around rank - 558 / (31st).

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