Si Woo Kim

Si Woo Kim

Height: 5'11" (1.8 m)
Weight: 182 (83 kg)
Age: 26 (June 28, 1995)
Birthplace: Seoul, South Korea
Residence: Dallas, Texas
Family: Single

Education: Yonsei University
Special Interests: Listening to music
Turned Professional: 2012
City plays from: Seoul, South Korea


Exempt Status


PGA TOURWinner, THE PLAYERS Championship (thru 2023-24)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (3):
2016 (1) Wyndham Championship. 2017 (1) THE PLAYERS Championship. 2021 (1) The American Express.
Korn Ferry Tour Victories (1):
2015 (1) Stonebrae Classic.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

60 - 2016 Wyndham Championship (Round 2)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#9 : 2021 The American Express

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#28 : 2017 THE PLAYERS Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,890,000 : 2017 THE PLAYERS Championship (Finished 1)

2020-21 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
The American Express - Shot a final-round 64 to win The American Express by one stroke over Patrick Cantlay, earning his third PGA TOUR victory and first since winning THE PLAYERS Championship in 2017. Victory came in his 164th career start at the age of 25 years, 210 days. Held a share of the lead after the third round, improving to 2-for-4 in his career with the 54-hole lead/co-lead on TOUR. Moved into the top 10 in the FedExCup standings for the first time in his career. Co-led the field in Greens in Regulation Percentage (81.94 percent) and Par-5 Scoring Average (4.19). THE PLAYERS Championship - Matched career-low score at THE PLAYERS Championship with a third round 5-under 67 to put himself on the fringe of contention for the final-round. Finished T9 in five starts at the event, his best finish since winning in 2017.

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2017 World Cup : 2018

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 0 - 2)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 182 538 3 2 3 22 46 108 64 11 $14,068,952
2021 27 80 1 4 8 17 7 3 37 $2,759,238
2020 24 74 1 1 4 15 8 1 81 $1,074,246
2019 28 82 1 5 8 16 12 46 $2,191,808
2018 31 104 1 1 5 6 23 8 55 $2,276,114
2017 30 75 1 2 4 14 11 6 54 $2,681,177
2016 34 109 1 1 5 16 23 11 17 $3,086,369
2013 8 14 7 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 T9 T34 CUT CUT T56
2020 CNL T13
2019 T56 T21 CUT CUT CUT T61
2018 T63 T24 CUT CUT T67 T69 T9 T10
2017 1 CUT W/D T13 CUT T63 T30 T50 T72
2016 T23 CUT
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2020 T39
2019 84 T28
2018 T76 T35 T41
2017 T43 T40 T58
2016 CUT T15 T20 T10

Personal


  • Attended Sinsung High School in Seoul.
  • His father is the only teacher he has ever had.
  • If not a professional golfer, would be a soccer player.
  • Enjoys horseback riding.
  • Favorite athlete is Christiano Ronaldo or, as Koreans call him, "Honaudo" to mimic the Portuguese pronunciation.
  • Dream foursome would be Tiger Woods, K.J. Choi and Adam Scott.