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Jim  White

Jim White

Lincoln, NE

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Updated: Wednesday, 23 May 2012 02:32 PM
  • Birthplace: Hastings, Neb.
  • Residence: Lincoln, NE
  • Age: 62
  • Turned Pro: 1972
  • Eligibility Code: 11

PGA Master Professional and Head Professional at The West Nine & Learning Center at Firethorn in Lincoln, Neb. … Finished tied for 21st in 2010 Senior PGA Professional National Championship; finished fifth in 2009, tied for fourth in 2008; tied for 13th in 2003 . . . Winner, 2004 Senior PGA Professional National Championship… Winner, 2000, '01, '02, ’04, ’05, ’06, ’07, ’09, ’10 Nebraska PGA Senior Championship . . . Competed in 22 major championships, including seven PGA Championships, three U.S. Opens; along with eight Senior PGA Championships and four U.S. Senior Opens...Finished 17th in the 2004 Senior PGA Championship. Competed in four U.S. Senior Opens in 2001, ’03, ’04, and ’05 … Competed on the PGA Tour from 1977-79, with a third-place finish in 1977 Oklahoma City Open, 34th in 1978 Bob Hope Desert Classic and 34th in 1978 Memphis Open . . Runner-up in 1999 Northern PGA Professional Championship . . . Has competed in 23 PGA Professional National Championships, with best finish a runner-up performance in 1985. . . Four-time Nebraska PGA Teacher of the Year and a two-time Section PGA Professional of the Year … Winner, 12 Nebraska PGA Section Championships spanning five decades, which is believed to be a PGA of America membership record … Also owns another record as a 19-time recipient of the Nebraska PGA Player of the Year award … Was a first-team 1972 NAIA All-American selection … Has recorded three holes-in-one, none in competition … Has made four double eagles, with three in competition.