Chris Stroud

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Chris Stroud
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1982-02-03) February 3, 1982 (age 32)
Nederland, Texas
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 13 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Houston, Texas
College Lamar University
Turned professional 2004
Current tour(s) PGA Tour
Best results in Major Championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open T47: 2010
The Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship CUT: 2012, 2013

Chris Stroud (born February 3, 1982) is an American professional golfer who currently plays on the PGA Tour.

Early career[edit]

Stroud was born in Nederland, Texas. He played college golf at Lamar University and was a two-time All-American. As an amateur, he won the 2003 North and South Amateur and played on the 2004 Palmer Cup team.

Professional career[edit]

Stroud turned pro in 2004. He played on mini-tours until earning his PGA Tour card at the 2006 (T16), 2007 (3rd), and 2008 (T4) Qualifying schools. He was not able to finish high enough on the money list to retain his card until 2009 when he finished 113th. His best performance in a PGA Tour event during these early years was a tie for fifth at the 2007 Zurich Classic of New Orleans.

In 2010, Stroud earned the highest payout of his career so far of $237,500 for finishing T10 at The Players Championship. He has made over six million dollars during his seven years on the tour to date.

Stroud's best career PGA Tour finish is second at the 2013 Travelers Championship. He lost in a sudden-death playoff to Ken Duke on the second extra hole, after chipping in from the fringe on the 72nd hole for birdie to force the playoff.

Amateur wins (1)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
The Open Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP

DNP = did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied for place
Yellow background for top-10.


Tournament Wins 2nd 3rd Top-5 Top-10 Top-25 Events Cuts made
Masters Tournament 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
U.S. Open 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1
The Open Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PGA Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Totals 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
  • Most consecutive cuts made – 1 (2010 United States Open)
  • Longest streak of top-10s – 0

U.S. national team appearances[edit]


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