|Born||12 November 1991|
Miaoli County, Taiwan
|Height||5 ft 6 in (168 cm)|
|Weight||145 lb (66 kg)|
|College||University of Washington|
|Current tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Former tour(s)||PGA Tour Canada (2015)|
|Highest ranking||47 (23 June 2019)|
(as of 15 March 2020)
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in major championships|
|PGA Championship||CUT: 2019|
|U.S. Open||T45: 2013|
|The Open Championship||CUT: 2014, 2019|
Early and personal lifeEdit
He is married to Michelle.
Pan played college golf at the University of Washington where he won eight events. He was the number one amateur golfer in the World Amateur Golf Ranking for eight weeks in 2013. Pan also won two gold medals in golf – one individually and one for team play – at the 2014 Asian Games.
Pan was one of two local golfers to make the cut at the 2015 U.S. Open at Chambers Bay in University Place, Washington. He finished tied for 64th in the tournament. Pan earned his first professional win on 12 July 2015 at The Players Cup on PGA Tour Canada, his second tournament on the tour and fourth tournament as a pro.
In December 2015, Pan tied for 14th at the final stage of the Web.com Tour qualifying tournament. He then finished 11th in the 2016 Web.com Tour season earnings, which got him a PGA Tour card for the 2017 season.
In 2017, Pan competed in 29 PGA Tour events, making the cut in 14, including 3 top-10 finishes. His best finish was a tie for second on January 29 at the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in San Diego, California. For the season, he earned $1,267,649 in official money and finished 88th in the FedEx cup standings.
In 2018, Pan competed in 30 PGA Tour events, making the cut in 22, including 2 top-10 finishes. His best finish was a tie for second on August 19, 2018, at the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina. For the season, he earned $1,881,787 in official money and finished 35th in the FedEx cup standings.
On 21 April 2019, Pan earned his first PGA Tour victory at the RBC Heritage on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. He became the second Taiwanese golfer to win on the PGA Tour after Chen Tze-chung who won at the 1987 Los Angeles Open.
In December 2019, Pan played on the International team at the 2019 Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Australia. The U.S. team won 16–14. Pan went 2–1–0 and lost his Sunday singles match against Patrick Reed.
- 2011 Azalea Invitational, Prestige at PGA West
- 2012 Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational
- 2013 NCAA Tallahassee Regional, Kikkor Golf Husky Invitational
- 2015 The Amer Ari Invitational, Querencia Cabo Collegiate, Lamkin Grips SD Classic (tie), NCAA Bremerton Regional
Professional wins (3)Edit
PGA Tour wins (1)Edit
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||To par||Margin
|1||21 Apr 2019||RBC Heritage||71-65-69-67=272||−12||1 stroke||Matt Kuchar|
PGA Tour Canada wins (2)Edit
|1||12 Jul 2015||The Players Cup||−15 (71-67-65-66=269)||2 strokes||Robert S. Karlsson, J. J. Spaun|
|2||13 Sep 2015||Cape Breton Celtic Classic||−19 (67-68-68-66=269)||Playoff||Taylor Pendrith|
Results in major championshipsEdit
|The Open Championship||CUT|
|The Open Championship||CUT|
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
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