Vance Veazey

Vance Veazey (born June 25, 1965) is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and the Tour.

Vance Veazey
Personal information
Born (1965-06-25) June 25, 1965 (age 55)
Memphis, Tennessee
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight190 lb (86 kg; 14 st)
Nationality United States
CollegeUniversity of Mississippi
Turned professional1990
Current tour(s) Tour
Former tour(s)PGA Tour
Professional wins8
Number of wins by tour
Korn Ferry Tour4

Veazey was born in Memphis, Tennessee. He graduated from the University of Mississippi in 1989 with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. He turned pro in 1990.

Veazey has played on the Nationwide Tour (1995, 1999–2002, 2004–05 and 2007–09) and PGA Tour (1998, 2003 and 2006). While he has four wins on the Nationwide Tour, he has only one top-10 finish on the PGA Tour. He has also played on the NGA Hooters Tour where he has four wins.[1]

In 2009, Veazey finished 23rd on the Nationwide Tour money list to earn his 2010 PGA Tour card.

Professional wins (8)Edit

Nationwide Tour wins (4)Edit

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
1 Apr 12, 1998 Nike Shreveport Open –8 (76-70-65-69=280) Playoff   John Wilson
2 May 9, 1999 Nike Carolina Classic –15 (68-67-67-67=269) 1 stroke   Steve Haskins,   Glen Hnatiuk
3 Jan 30, 2005 BellSouth Panama Championship –8 (65-71-66-70=272) 1 stroke   Shane Bertsch,   Jim McGovern,
  Jon Mills,   Camilo Villegas
4 Feb 8, 2009 Panama Digicel Championship (2) –7 (67-69-68-69=273) Playoff   Garrett Willis

Nationwide Tour playoff record (2–1)

No. Year Tournament Opponent(s) Result
1 1998 Nike Shreveport Open   John Wilson Won with birdie on first extra hole
2 2007 WNB Golf Classic   Brad Adamonis,   Tjaart van der Walt,
  Ron Whittaker
Adamonis won with par on eighth extra hole
Veazey eliminated with par on second hole
Whittaker eliminated with par on first hole
3 2009 Panama Digicel Championship   Garrett Willis Won with par on second extra hole

Other wins (4)Edit

See alsoEdit


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