Sam Saunders (golfer)
|— Golfer —|
|Full name||Samuel Palmer Saunders|
July 30, 1987 |
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st)|
|Residence||Fort Collins, Colorado|
|Current tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Former tour(s)||Web.com Tour|
|Best results in major championships
|U.S. Open||CUT: 2011|
|The Open Championship||DNP|
Saunders was born in Orlando, Florida. He attended Clemson University, but skipped his senior season to turn pro. In 2011, he played a total of 13 events – eight on the PGA Tour, with a best finish of 15th at Pebble Beach – and the Nationwide Tour, where he finished 10th in Panama. That same year, Saunders made it to the final stage of the tour's qualifying school, but finished tied for 109th and did not earn a PGA Tour card. Saunders finished 50th on the 2012 Web.com Tour season in his first full professional season.
- "Sam Saunders profile". PGA Tour. Retrieved March 22, 2014.
- "Sam Saunders Career Summary". PGA Tour. Retrieved March 22, 2014.
- Silvy, Tyler (December 29, 2013). "Arnold Palmer's grandson, Fort Collins resident playing his best golf when it matters most". Fort Collins Coloradoan.