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Zach Johnson

  • Birthplace: Iowa City, Iowa
  • Residence: Lake Mary, Fla.
  • Age: 32
  • Turned Pro: 1998
  • College: Drake University
  • Eligibility Code: 3, 9

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Player Notes

Began playing golf at age 10. . .Lists his father and mother among his heroes. . .Father is a chiropractor. . .Married Kim Barclay on Feb. 8, 2003. . .Huge Iowa Hawkeye football and basketball fan. *Member of the 2006 Ryder Cup team and the 2007 Presidents Cup.

Career Victories

Nationwide Tour
2 - 2003 Rheem Classic, Envirocare Utah Classic.

PGA Tour
3 - 2004 BellSouth Classic, 2007 Masters, AT&T Classic

Career Summary

2000 Nationwide Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 11; in money - 4; Top-10 finishes - 0; scoring average - 72.53; money - $10,280 (ranked 174th); best finish -T25th, Tri-Cities Open.

2001 Season
Won final three regular-season events on Hooters Tour, earning the nickname "Back-to-Back-to-Back-Zach." Finished the season as the tour's leading money winner and Player of the Year.

2002 Season
Won once (Tulsa, OK) on the Hooters Tour. Recorded five Top-5 finishes, nine Top-10 and finished second on the money list.

2003 Nationwide Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 20; in money - 19; Top-10 finishes - 11; scoring average - 68.97 (ranked 1st); money - $494,882 (ranked 1st); Winner, Rheem Classic, Envirocare Utah Classic.

2004 Notes
Became the second player in PGA Tour history to surpass $2 million in earnings in his first season.

2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; rounds played - 107; in money - 24; Top-10 finishes - 5; money - $2,417,685; (ranked 19th); best finish - Win at the BellSouth Classic

2004 Stats
scoring average - 70.18 / (17th); driving distance - 285.6 / (113th); driving accuracy - 71.9% / (15th); GIR - 67.9% / (29th); putting - 1.751 / (26th); birdie average - 3.77 per rd / (34th) / total birdies - 403; sand saves - 45.3% / (150th); all-around rank - 524 / (28th).

2005 Notes
Eleven Top-25 finishes.

2005 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; rounds played - 95; in money - 83; Top-10 finishes - 5; money - $1,796,441; (ranked 39th); best finish - T2nd at the Buick Open

2005 Stats
scoring average - 70.38 / (29th); driving distance - 290.0 / (86th); driving accuracy - 66.9% / (47th); GIR - 66.7% / (52nd); putting - 1.762 / (43rd); birdie average - 3.73 per rd / (34th) / total birdies - 354; sand saves - 49.6% / (86th); all-around rank - 568 / (33rd).

2006 Notes
Held a share of the 18-hole lead at the John Deere Classic after opening with a 7-under-par 64. Included in the opening 64 was a 7-under 28 on the front nine, tied for second lowest nine of the season.

2006 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; rounds played - 88; in money - 21; Top-10 finishes - 4; money - $2,452,250; (ranked 24th); best finish - T-2 at the BellSouth Classic & Masters

2006 Stats
scoring average - 70.42 / (28th); driving distance - 283.7 / (145th); driving accuracy - 69.6% / (26th); GIR - 66.8% / (49th); putting - 1.774 / (86th); birdie average - 3.28 per rd / (155th) / total birdies - 289; sand saves - 47.2% / (123rd); all-around rank - 673 / (64th).

2007 Notes
Won twice, both in the state of Georgia, including his first major title at the Masters Tournament. Earned a berth on the Presidents Cup Team and finished with a 2-2-0 record. Has finished in the top 40 in all four seasons on PGA Tour.

2007 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; rounds played - 75; in money - 18; Top-10 Finishes - 5; money - $3,922,338; (ranked 8th); Winner, at the Masters & AT&T Classic

2007 Stats
scoring average - 69.91 / (16th); driving distance - 280.4 / (169th); driving accuracy - 73.0% / (8th); GIR - 64.4% / (111th); putting - 1.777 / (60th); birdie average - 3.20 per rd / (147th) / total birdies - 240; sand saves - 47.9% / (118th); all-around rank - 713 / (77th)

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