Golf is a club and ball sport in which players use various clubs to hit balls into a series of holes on a course in as few strokes as possible. This game was first played in 15th century, Kingdom of Scotland and now it is a very popular game worldwide. The 18-hole round was created at the Old Course at St Andrews in 1764. Many golf players have been born in Minnesota and these players have achieved a lot of success in the golf game. Stroke play is the most commonly seen format at all levels, but most especially at the elite level. Below is the list of best golfers from Minnesota.
Best Golfers From Minnesota List
1. Lee Janzen
Lee Janzen was born on 28th August 1964 in Austin, Minnesota, he is popular and best golfer of America. Lee popularly known for winning U.S. Open twice in 1993 and 1998. He joined PGA tour in 1989 and won 8 times at PGA tour and 1 time at PGA Tour Champions. Lee won his first tournament when he was 15 year of age. You can check more information about Lee Janzen through “View More” button.
Lee Janzen: American Professional Golfer
2. Austin Eaton III
Austin Eaton III was born on 19th June 1969 in Lakeville, Minnesota, he is an American professional golfer. Austin won many tournaments in his career. In 2004 he won U.S. Mid-Amateur Golf Championship. This win have him entry in 2005 Masters Tournament. He is great golfer of America and achieved a lots of success in this game. You can check complete detail about his career by click on “View More” button.
Austin Eaton III: American Amateur Golfer
3. Chris Perry
Chris Perry Full name (James Christopher Perry) was born on 27th September 1961 in Edenton, North Carolina. Perry is an American professional golfer who won many tournaments in his career. In 1978 he became a Minnesota high school golf champion. Chris Perry complete his graduation from Ohio State University. He comes in top 50 of Official World Golf Ranking. He also won 1 PGA Tour, 1 Web.com Tour and 2 other tours in his career.
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4. Tom Lehman
Tom Lehman full name (Thomas Edward Lehman) was born on 7th March 1959 in Austin, Minnesota. Tom is an American professional Golfer who awarded with Player of The Year honor on three PGA tours. Tom played golf at his University of Minnesota. He complete his graduation in Business/Accounting. He also won many tours like PGA tour, European tour, Japan Golf tour, Web.com tour, PGA tour champions, European senior tour and other tours.
Tom Lehman: American Professional Golfer
5. Cameron Beckman
Cameron Beckman was born 15th February 1970 Minneapolis, Minnesota, he is an American professional golfer. He complete his graduation in 1988 from Burnsville Senior High School. He also became a Lone Star Tour Player of the Year in 1994. In 2001 Cameron earn his first win on PGA tour at Southern Farm Bureau Classic. You can check more detail about Cameron Beckman by click on “View More” button given below the article.
Cameron Beckman: American Professional Golfer
6. Tim Herron
7. Chuck Courtney
Chuck Courtney: American Professional Golfer
8. John Harris
John Harris: American Professional Golfer
9. Patrick Moore (Golfer)
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10. Joe Stansberry
Joe Stansberry: American Professional Golfer