Wil Collins

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Wil Collins
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1978-08-24) August 24, 1978 (age 36)
Rapid City, South Dakota
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 179 lb (81 kg; 12.8 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Rapid City, South Dakota
Career
College University of New Mexico
Turned professional 2002
Current tour(s) PGA Tour Canada
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Professional wins 4
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open CUT: 2005, 2013
The Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship DNP

Wil Collins (born August 24, 1978) is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour.

Career[edit]

Collins was born in Rapid City, South Dakota.[1] He played college golf at the University of New Mexico from 1998–2002, where he played with fellow PGA Tour professional Michael Letzig.[2] He turned professional in 2002. He won the 2005 Colorado Open by six strokes. Major appearances include 2005 and 2013 U.S. Open, where he missed the cut both times.[3][4]

Collins made a 20-foot par putt at the last hole of 2008 Q-School to win his 2009 PGA Tour card. He later said of it: "I finally have a home to play, and it's on the greatest tour in the world. It's going to take a while to sink in."[5]

After Collins was unable to retain status in the United States, he took his game to the PGA Tour Canada, where he won the 2013 Dakota Dunes Casino Open. Collins finished the season 5th on the PGA Tour Canada Order of Merit earning a spot on the 2014 Web.com Tour.[6]

Professional wins[edit]

PGA Tour Canada wins[edit]

Other wins[edit]

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