Sam Ryder

Samuel Richard Ryder (born December 15, 1989)[1] is a professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour.

Sam Ryder
Personal information
Full nameSamuel Richard Ryder
Born (1989-12-15) December 15, 1989 (age 30)
Winter Park, Florida
Height6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st)
Nationality United States
ResidenceLongwood, Florida
CollegeStetson University
Turned professional2012
Current tour(s)PGA Tour
Former tour(s)PGA Tour Canada Tour
Professional wins2
Number of wins by tour
Korn Ferry Tour1
Best results in major championships
Masters TournamentDNP
PGA ChampionshipDNP
U.S. OpenCUT: 2017
The Open ChampionshipDNP

Professional careerEdit

Ryder played on the PGA Tour Canada in 2014 and 2015. In 2015 he finished fourth in the PGA Tour Canada Order of Merit earning a place on the Tour for 2016.

In July 2017, Ryder had his first win, the Pinnacle Bank Championship, finishing 8 strokes ahead of the field.[2] He finished second in the 2017 Tour regular season rankings to gain a place on the PGA Tour for 2018.

Professional wins (2)Edit Tour wins (1)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 Jul 23, 2017 Pinnacle Bank Championship −21 (67-67-62-67=263) 8 strokes   Scott Gutschewski,   Scott Harrington,
  Michael Johnson,   Andrew Landry

PGA Tour Canada wins (1)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 Aug 23, 2015 National Capital Open to Support Our Troops −20 (69-65-64-66=264) Playoff   Taylor Pendrith

Results in major championshipsEdit

Tournament 2017
Masters Tournament
U.S. Open CUT
The Open Championship
PGA Championship
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Samuel Richard Ryder – United States Public Records, 1970-2009". FamilySearch.
  2. ^ "Sam Ryder wraps up PGA Tour card with win". ESPN. Associated Press. July 23, 2017.

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