Alexander Prugh (born September 1, 1984) is an American professional golfer who has played on the Tour and the PGA Tour.

Alex Prugh
Personal information
Full nameAlexander Prugh
Born (1984-09-01) September 1, 1984 (age 35)
Spokane, Washington
Height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight165 lb (75 kg; 11.8 st)
Nationality United States
CollegeUniversity of Washington
Turned professional2007
Current tour(s)Korn Ferry Tour
Former tour(s)PGA Tour
Professional wins1
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour of Australasia1
Korn Ferry Tour1
Best results in major championships
Masters TournamentDNP
PGA ChampionshipDNP
U.S. OpenT21: 2019
The Open ChampionshipDNP

Early yearsEdit

Prugh was born and raised in Spokane, Washington. He attended Joel E. Ferris High School, where he was a member of the golf team. He later went on to play at the University of Washington, where he was a three-time varsity Pac-10 All-Conference.

Professional careerEdit

Since turning professional in 2007, Prugh has spent most of his career playing on the second tier Nationwide Tour, where he has one victory, achieved at the 2009 Michael Hill New Zealand Open. In 2009, he finished 16th on the money list to earn his 2010 PGA Tour card. In his third start of the 2010 season, Prugh started the final round of the Bob Hope Classic (rain delayed until Monday) tied for the lead and ended up finishing alone in 5th place, earning $200,000. He followed that performance with another 5th place finish at the Farmers Insurance Open and a 10th place finish at the Northern Trust Open. Prugh's best finish on the PGA Tour is tied for second at the 2010 Open. He finished 11th on the 2013 Tour regular season money list to earn his 2014 PGA Tour card. In 2013–14, he made only 4 cuts in 16 events and finished 206th on the FedEx Cup points list and lost his PGA Tour card. However, he finished 41st in the Tour Finals to earn his PGA Tour card for the 2014–15 season.

Amateur winsEdit

Professional wins (1)Edit

Nationwide Tour wins (1)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 Mar 15, 2009 Michael Hill New Zealand Open1 −19 (65-71-69-64=269) 3 strokes   Martin Piller

1Co-sanctioned by the PGA Tour of Australasia

Results in major championshipsEdit

Tournament 2007 2008 2009
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open CUT
The Open Championship
PGA Championship
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open
The Open Championship
PGA Championship
Tournament 2019
Masters Tournament
PGA Championship
U.S. Open T21
The Open Championship
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied

See alsoEdit

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