Luke Guthrie (born January 31, 1990) is an American professional golfer.
|Born||January 31, 1990|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st)|
|Spouse||Kaitlyn Guthrie (m. 2016)|
|College||University of Illinois|
|Current tour(s)||Web.com Tour|
|Former tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Highest ranking||58 (March 24, 2013)|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Korn Ferry Tour||2|
|Best results in major championships|
|PGA Championship||T47: 2013|
|U.S. Open||CUT: 2013, 2014, 2019|
|The Open Championship||CUT: 2013|
Born in Quincy, Illinois, Guthrie played college golf at the University of Illinois. In his time at U of I, Guthrie won seven collegiate tournaments, including two Big Ten Conference Championships.
Upon completion of his senior season at Illinois, Guthrie became professional and began playing on the Web.com Tour in 2012, while still taking university courses. In his first five professional golf outings, Guthrie secured four top-10 finishes. In his sixth appearance, Luke won the Albertsons Boise Open. Guthrie followed that victory with a second tournament win, just weeks later at the WNB Golf Classic. He also played three events on the PGA Tour in 2012, finishing in the top-20 in each. Guthrie's best finish was a tie for fifth place at the John Deere Classic.
Professional wins (2)Edit
Web.com Tour wins (2)Edit
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of
|1||Sep 16, 2012||Albertsons Boise Open||–22 (64-71-62-66=262)||4 strokes|| Richard H. Lee, Scott Gardiner,|
Michael Putnam, Steve Wheatcroft
|2||Sep 23, 2012||WNB Golf Classic||–17 (72-66-67-66=271)||1 stroke||Danny Lee, Cameron Percy|
Web.com Tour playoff record (0–1)
|1||2012||Nationwide Children's Hospital Invitational||Ben Kohles||Lost to birdie on first extra hole|
Results in major championshipsEdit
|The Open Championship||CUT|
|The Open Championship|
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
U.S. national team appearancesEdit
- Junior Ryder Cup: 2004
- "Week 12 2013 Ending 24 Mar 2013" (pdf). OWGR. Retrieved October 22, 2019.
- "Fighting Illini profile". Archived from the original on August 10, 2014. Retrieved September 17, 2012.
- Chemycz, Joe (September 16, 2012). "Guthrie wins Albertsons Boise Open by four strokes". Web.com Tour. Retrieved September 17, 2012.
- "Luke Guthrie wins WNB Golf Classic". ESPN. Associated Press. September 23, 2012. Retrieved September 24, 2012.
- Official website
- Luke Guthrie at the PGA Tour official site
- Luke Guthrie at the Official World Golf Ranking official site
- University of Illinois profile
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