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Steve Thomas

  • Birthplace: Nesbit, MS
  • Residence: Tupelo, MS
  • Birth Date: May 31, 1956
  • height: 6-2
  • Turned Pro: 1980

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2009 Champions Tour Money and Position

$42,307 (74)

Champions Tour Best Round

66 at Round 3, Allianz Championship. 66 at Round 2, AT&T Champions Classic.

Champions Tour Highlights

Among the leaders after 36 holes of the AT&T Champions Classic but skied to an 81 in the final round and finished T45 at Valencia.

Career Best PGA TOUR Finishes

T8-- Deposit Guaranty Golf Classic.

Career Highlights

2008: Earned fully exempt status for 2009 by earning the fifth and final fully-exempt spot at the 2008 Champions Tour National Qualifying Tournament. Finished tied for third after 72 holes with James Mason and Ronnie Black. Mason earned the fourth spot when he made a par on the second hole and Thomas made a birdie on the third extra hole to take the fifth spot from Ronnie Black. He bounced back from a second-round 80 to earn his card at TPC Eagle Trace...Played in five events in 2008 and open qualified for four of those...Best finish was a T8 at the Walmart First Tee Open at Pebble Beach where he opened with a 67...Had had the longest recorded drive in 2008, launching a 386-yarder on the 13th hole at Ross Bridge in the final round of the Regions Charity Classic...Also competed in a number of events on the Sunbelt Senior Tour and won the Tarheel Classic on that Tour. 2007: Made eight appearances with five coming via open qualifying. Lone top-25 appearance came in July when he was T22 at Dick's Sporting Goods Open...T10 at the 2007 Champions Tour National Qualifying Tournament. Also played several events on the Sunbelt Senior Tour. 2006: Lone start came when he qualified for the U.S. Senior Open at Prairie Dunes but he missed the cut...Was T13 at the Champions Tour National Qualifying Tournament...Also competed on the Sunbelt Senior Tour.

Personal

Began playing the game at age 6...Biggest thrills in golf were his first victory as a professional on the Hooters Tour and earning his PGA TOUR card...Has worked with Bob Toski.

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