Steven Fox (golfer)

Steven Fox (golfer)

Steven Fox
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1991-01-14) January 14, 1991
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 160 lb (73 kg; 11 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Hendersonville, Tennessee
Career
College University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Turned professional 2013
Current tour(s) Web.com Tour
Professional wins 1
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament CUT: 2013
U.S. Open CUT: 2013
The Open Championship CUT: 2013
PGA Championship DNP

Steven Fox (born January 14, 1991) of Hendersonville, Tennessee is an American professional golfer who won the 2012 U.S. Amateur.[1]

Fox attended Hendersonville High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.[2] Fox won the 2012 U.S. Amateur at Cherry Hills Country Club on the 37th hole after being down two with two holes to play.[3] Fox was the 63rd player to qualify for match play.[4] He had to survive a 17-man playoff for 14 spots in stroke play to qualify for the match play of the U.S. Amateur.[1] With the win, Fox qualified for the 2013 Masters Tournament, 2013 U.S. Open, and 2013 Open Championship where he missed the cut at all three events.[5]

Fox won the Tennessee State Amateur in August 2013.[6]

Fox turned professional in September 2013.[7] He will play on the Web.com Tour in 2014 after earning his tour card through qualifying school.

Contents

  • Professional wins 1
  • Results in major championships 2
  • U.S. national team appearances 3
  • References 4

Professional wins

Results in major championships

Tournament 2013
Masters Tournament CUT
U.S. Open CUT
The Open Championship CUT
PGA Championship DNP

U.S. national team appearances

Amateur

References

  1. ^ a b "Steve Fox wins U.S. Amateur". ESPN. Associated Press. August 19, 2012. Retrieved August 20, 2012. 
  2. ^ "University of Tennessee at Chattanooga profile". Retrieved August 20, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Fox Wins U.S. Amateur". Retrieved August 20, 2012. 
  4. ^ "112th U.S. Amateur Championship – Match Play Tree". USGA. Retrieved August 20, 2012. 
  5. ^ Branton, B.B. (August 19, 2012). "UTC's Steven Fox Wins U.S. Amateur in Dramatic Fashion". Retrieved August 20, 2012. 
  6. ^ Gaines, Ron (August 9, 2013). "U.S. Amateur champ Fox wins Tenn. amateur title". Golf Week. Retrieved December 29, 2013. 
  7. ^ Wacker, Brian (September 6, 2013). "2012 Amateur champ Fox turns pro". PGA Tour. Retrieved September 6, 2013.