Daniel Berger

Daniel Berger

Height: 6'1" (1.85 m)
Weight: 175 (79 kg)
Age: 28 (April 07, 1993)
Birthplace: Plantation, Florida
Residence: Jupiter, Florida
Family: Single

Education: Florida State University
Turned Professional: 2013
City plays from: Jupiter, FL, United States


Exempt Status


PGA TOURTournament winner (thru 2023-24)

Career Victories


PGA TOUR Victories (4):
2016 (1) FedEx St. Jude Classic. 2017 (1) FedEx St. Jude Classic. 2020 (1) Charles Schwab Challenge. 2021 (1) AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

Player Statistics


Career Low Round:

62 - 2016 Travelers Championship (Round 3)

Career High FedExCup Rank:

#4 : 2020 THE NORTHERN TRUST

Career High Official World Golf Rank:

#12 : 2021 Sanderson Farms Championship

Career Largest Paycheck:

$1,404,000 : 2021 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am (Finished 1)

2020-21 Season Highlights


PGA TOUR
AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am - Made a 30-foot, 7-inch eagle putt at the 72nd hole to win the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am by two strokes over Maverick McNealy, earning his fourth PGA TOUR win and first since the 2020 Charles Schwab Challenge. Victory came in his 152nd career start at the age of 27 years, 10 months, 7 days. Made four eagles (No.6/PB/R2, No. 4/PB/R3, No. 2/PB/R4, No. 18/PB, R4) for the first time on the PGA TOUR and became the fourth on record (since 1983) to do so at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Marked his third top-10 in three starts at the event. THE PLAYERS Championship - Recorded fourth top-10 finish of the season at THE PLAYERS Championship, closing with a final-round 67 to tie for ninth. AT&T Byron Nelson - Recorded four scores in the 60s at the AT&T Byron Nelson to earn a T3, his second top-10 in three starts at the event. U.S. Open - Finished T7 at the U.S. Open in June, his third career top-10 in a major championship and second at the U.S. Open. The Open Championship - Finished T8 at The Open Championship, his first top-10 in four starts at the event. Led the field in Scrambling (80.00 percent).

National Team Selections


Presidents Cup : 2017 Palmer Cup : 2013

Career Records


PGA TOUR (Playoff Record: 1 - 2)
Season Events Rounds 1st 2nd 3rd Top 10 Top 25 Cuts Made Cuts Missed WD FedExCup Rank Earnings
Total: 163 550 4 6 3 34 73 126 37 1 $21,353,229
2021 19 68 1 1 7 12 17 2 20 $3,783,292
2020 17 64 1 1 2 7 13 15 2 15 $4,439,420
2019 20 66 1 1 4 15 5 131 $742,340
2018 23 76 1 9 18 5 70 $1,721,763
2017 26 86 1 2 6 10 20 6 16 $4,287,161
2016 26 89 1 6 12 23 3 1 26 $3,290,764
2015 31 97 2 6 13 17 14 11 $3,028,901
2014 1 4 1 $59,588
(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 T75 T34 T8 T18 T35
2020 CNL T13 T2
2019 T67 T71 T49
2018 T57 T32 T12 T6 CUT T24 T59 T48 T14
2017 T65 T27 CUT CUT T27 T2 T39 T17 T16
2016 T9 T10 T73 T37 T11 T61 W/D T28
2015 CUT CUT CUT
2014 T28
FedExCup Playoffs
THE NORTHERN TRUST Dell Technologies Championship BMW Championship TOUR Championship
2020 3 T25 T15
2018 T15 T35 DNS
2017 33 T61 T33 15
2016 T70 T41 T10 T15
2015 CUT T12 2 T12

Personal


  • Did not play high school golf, instead competing on both the national and international levels while earning his academic diploma.
  • Turned pro after two years at Florida State.
  • Father, Jay, is the former director of men's tennis for the USTA, and has served as an assistant coach for the U.S. Davis Cup and Olympic tennis teams and was head coach of the 2012 U.S. Olympic tennis team.
  • If not a professional golfer, he would be a professional tennis player.
  • Had his first hole-in-one at age 13.
  • During off weeks, he enjoys spending time on his boat.
  • Favorite quote is "Winning means you're willing to go longer, work harder and give more than anyone else."