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Bob Ackerman

  • Birthplace: Benton Harbour, Mich.
  • Residence: West Bloomfield, Mich.
  • Birthdate: March 27, 1953
  • Age: 54
  • Turned Pro: 1975
  • College: Indiana
  • Eligibility Code: 11

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Player Notes

A PGA Master Professional and owner and operator of Bob Ackerman Golf Academy in Bloomfield, Mich…Tied for 29th in the 2006 Callaway Golf Senior PGA Professional National Championship. . .Tied for 26th in the 2005… Winner, 1975 Big Ten Championship, 1975 Michigan Open, 1989 Illinois Open. Also has won four Illinois PGA Match Play Championships, 1982 Michigan PGA Match Play Championship, 1988 & '93 Illinois PGA Championships. . . Was four time Illinois Player-of-the-Year. . . Played in the 1981 U.S. Open finishing T-43rd, his first round 68 placed him in third place after the first day… Missed the cut in 1985 & '86 PGA Championships… Played in 12 PGA Professional National Professional Championships, with best finish -T-18th in 1984…Has seven holes-in-ones…Most memorable golf moment is winning the Chicago Open.

Career Summary

2006 Champions Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 2; top 10 finishes - 0; scoring average - 75.50 (ranked N/A); money - $3,750 (ranked 166th); best finish - T68th Senior PGA Championship.

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