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Bruce Smith

United StatesUnited States

Start Position
6
Current Position
To Par: +12
Total Strokes: 81 - 75 : 156
153   T147
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Updated: Thursday, 12 Aug 2010 06:58 PM
  • Birthplace: Hampton, Va.
  • Residence: Frisco, Texas
  • Age: 44
  • Turned Pro: 1990

Player Notes

PGA director of instruction at Brookhaven Country Club in Dallas, Texas… Tied for 15th in the 2010 PGA Professional National Championship; T-19 in 2008; and finished 24th in the 2004, gaining a PGA Championship berth via a playoff … Winner, 1994, ‘95 Northern Texas PGA Section Assistant’s Championship, 2000, ’01 Northern Texas PGA Western Championship, 1997 Greg Norman Collection Championship … Runner-up, 2004 Western PGA Club Professional Championship and tied for 15th in 2003 … Tied for 69th in 2000 GTE Byron Nelson Classic on PGA Tour … Runner-up, 2004, ’97 Southern PGA Professional National Championship… Competed in 1989 U.S. Amateur … 1995 Northern Texas PGA Assistant Player of the Year … Owns two course records, including a 64 in 1999 at Northwood Club in Dallas, site of 1952 U.S. Open, and recorded a 66 at Dallas Athletic Club in 1994 Northern Texas PGA assistant professional Championship … Has recorded five holes-in-one, including one in competition. . Since 2004, has led a foundation, “Kisses Fore Kennedy,” that was begun to help defray medical costs for his daughter, Kennedy, who was born with lymphatic malformation, a birth defect affecting her face. The foundation has since expanded to help families that can not afford surgical care for their children due to lack of health insurance.

Personal

Wife, Kathleen; Children: Brandon, Parker, Kennedy