Justin Thomas

Justin Thomas

FedExCup Champion: 2017

Height: 5'10" (1.78 m)
Weight: 160 (72 kg)
Age: 28 (April 29, 1993)
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky
Residence: Jupiter, Florida
Family: Single

Education: University of Alabama
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Louisville, KY, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, PGA Championship (thru 2025-26)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (14):
2016 (1) CIMB Classic. 2017 (5) CIMB Classic, SBS Tournament of Champions, Sony Open in Hawaii, PGA Championship, Dell Technologies Championship. 2018 (3) THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, The Honda Classic, World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational. 2019 (1) BMW Championship. 2020 (3) THE CJ CUP @ NINE BRIDGES, Sentry Tournament of Champions, World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational. 2021 (1) THE PLAYERS Championship.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2014 (1) Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship.
Other Victories (1):
2020 PNC Championship [with Mike Thomas].

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

59 - 2017 Sony Open in Hawaii (Round 1)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#1 : 2021 Valspar Championship

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#1 : 2020 Barracuda Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$2,700,000 : 2021 THE PLAYERS Championship (Finished 1)

2020-21 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
U.S. Open - Held a one-stroke lead after the first round of the U.S. Open in September before finishing T8. Fell to 4-for-8 converting the 18-hole lead/co-lead to victory on the PGA TOUR and 0-for-1 in major championships. Marked his fourth top-10 in a major and first since the 2018 PGA Championship. Led the field in Birdies (15). Masters Tournament - Held a share of the 36-hole lead at the Masters Tournament before finishing fourth, his first top-10 in five starts at the event. Marked his 12th career 36-hole lead/co-lead on TOUR (fell to 6-for-12) and first in a major championship. Sentry Tournament of Champions - Shot a final-round 66 to finish solo-third in his title defense at the Sentry Tournament of Champions. Finished one stroke out of the playoff between Harris English and Joaquin Niemann. THE PLAYERS Championship - Won THE PLAYERS Championship by one stroke over Lee Westwood, earning his 14th PGA TOUR title in his 165th career start at the age of 27 years, 10 months, 13 days. Became the fourth player since 1960 to win 14 times on TOUR before turning 28, joining Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus and Johnny Miller. Trailed by seven strokes after 36 holes and became the third player in PLAYERS Championship history to record a score of 132 or better over the final two rounds, joining Rocco Mediate (132/1996) and Fred Couples (132/1996). Played the par 5s in 14-under for the week, becoming the second player in tournament history to play the par 5s in 14-under or better and first since Geoff Ogilvy in 2004 (-14). Valspar Championship - Made three eagles en route to a T13 at the Valspar Championship, becoming the second player with three eagles in a week at the event, joining Rod Pampling (2006). Led the field in Strokes Gained: Off the Tee (1.054 per round) and SG: Tee To Green (3.298).

National Team Selections


Arnold Palmer Cup : 2012, 2013 Eisenhower Trophy : 2012 Presidents Cup : 2017, 2019 Ryder Cup : 2018 Walker Cup : 2013 World Amateur Team Championship : 2012

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 3 - 2)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 174 603 14 6 9 59 99 141 33 $43,502,033
2021 19 68 1 1 1 5 12 17 2 8 $5,953,362
2020 18 66 3 2 1 10 13 15 3 2 $7,344,040
2019 20 72 1 1 3 7 14 18 2 3 $5,013,084
2018 23 82 3 1 10 20 21 2 7 $8,694,821
2017 25 79 5 1 12 14 19 6 1 $9,921,560
2016 28 96 1 4 7 10 22 6 12 $4,126,366
2015 30 106 7 15 23 7 32 $2,278,564
2014 7 21 1 1 3 4 $170,237
2013 2 (A) 6 1 1
2012 1 (A) 4 1
2009 1 (A) 3 1
(A) - Amateur

Top Tournaments


PGA TOUR
THE PLAYERS Championship Masters Tournament PGA Championship U.S. Open The Open Championship WGC-HSBC Champions WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play WGC-FedEx St. Jude Inv WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession
2021 1 4 CUT T8 T40 T42 T15
2020 CNL T37 1 T6
2019 T35 T12 CUT T11 T24 T12 9
2018 T11 T17 T6 T25 CUT 4 1 2 (P)
2017 T75 T22 1 T9 CUT T23 T39 T28 T5
2016 T3 T39 T66 T32 T53 T27 T61 T33 T35
2015 T24 T18
2014 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2020 T49 T25 T2
2019 T12 1 T3
2018 T8 T24 T12 T7
2017 T6 1 T47 2
2016 T10 CUT T32 T6
2015 T16 T56 T13

Personal


  • Son of Mike and Jani Thomas, he became the eighth son of a PGA of America Professional to win the PGA Championship. Mike is a PGA professional at Harmony Landing in Louisville, Kentucky, while Justin's grandfather, Paul, was a 60-year member of the PGA of America.
  • Avid shoe collector.
  • The three-time AJGA junior champion returned to the American Junior Golf Association as a tournament host, hosting the inaugural Justin Thomas Junior Championship in Kentucky in 2016.
  • Collects golf balls from all of his wins for his dad.