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Chip Sullivan

United StatesUnited States

Start Position
5
Current Position
To Par: +14
Total Strokes: 83 - 75 : 158
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Updated: Thursday, 12 Aug 2010 06:58 PM
  • Birthplace: Albany, NY
  • Residence: Troutville, VA
  • Age: 45
  • Turned Pro: 1986

Player Notes

PGA director of golf at Hanging Rock Golf Club in Salem, Va. … Winner, 2007 PGA Professional National Championship; T-6 in the 2010 National Championship, aided by a hole-in-one in the third round that earned him a new Club Car Precedent golf car. . First reigning PGA Professional National Champion to compete in the Japan PGA Championship, finishing tied for 18th in May 2008 ... Winner of more than 80 PGA-sanctioned events since turning professional in 1987 ... Finished 31st in the 2004 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis. ... Member of the 2007 PGA Cup Team ... Winner, 1996, 2002, ’06 Middle Atlantic PGA Section Championship, 1998 Carolinas PGA Section Championship, 2003 Middle Atlantic PGA Players Championship, 2004 and 2006 Maryland Open, 2006 TaylorMade Invitational in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico … Named 1996, 2005, ’06 Middle Atlantic PGA Player of the Year … Runner-up, 2006 Virginia State Open . . . Competed in 2006 PGA Championship, and winner of 11 other events throughout the year… Inducted in 2005 into Roanoke Valley Golf Hall of Fame … 2003, ’04 Washington Post Professional Player of the Year ... Finished third in 2004 PGA Professional National Championship … Runner-up, 2004 Middle Atlantic Section Match Play Championship ... Amateur accomplishments include 1986 Southeastern Conference individual title, beating among others in the field, David Toms; member of 1986 First-Team All-SEC Team, and member of 1984 University of Mississippi SEC Champion Team. . .Two-time (1981, ’82) Louisiana State Junior Champion, defeating John Daly in 1981. . .Overcame major health issues in December 2006, being diagnosed with hemochromatosis (overload of iron in the blood) and diabetes … Has recorded 14 holes-in-one, with four in competition

Personal

Wife, Kari; Children: Kalley, Camryn, Colby