Craig Bowden

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Craig Bowden
Personal information
Full name Craig David Bowden
Born (1968-06-18) June 18, 1968 (age 48)
Bedford, Indiana
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)
Nationality  United States
Career
College University of Indianapolis
Turned professional 1989
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Web.com Tour
Professional wins 10
Number of wins by tour
Web.com Tour 3
Other 8
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open T50: 2002
The Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship DNP

Craig David Bowden (born June 18, 1968) is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and the Web.com Tour.

Bowden played college golf at the University of Indianapolis and in 1989 was a member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference Championship team.[1]

Bowden has gone back and forth between the PGA Tour and the Web.com Tour during his career. He was a member of PGA Tour in 1997, 2000–01, 2004, 2007, and 2010 and the Nationwide Tour in 1993, 1996, 1998-1999, 2002, 2003, 2005–06, 2008-09, and 2011–12. He has won three tournaments on the Nationwide Tour and three on the NGA Hooters Tour. At the end of the 2016 season, he ranked 15th on the career Nationwide Tour money list.[2]

Bowden's last full season on the Web.com Tour was 2012. On the 2013 Web.com Tour, he played four events and only made one cut at the Brasil Classic, finishing T52. He has not played on the Web.com Tour since 2013 or the PGA Tour since 2010.

Bowden regularly competes in Indiana Golf Association events, winning the Indiana Open in 1994, 1995, and 2014 and the Indiana PGA Championship in 2015. He finished 2nd in the 2016 Indiana PGA Championship.

Professional wins (10)[edit]

Nationwide Tour wins (3)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runner(s)-up
1 Jun 7, 1998 Nike Miami Valley Open −16 (65-64-68-67=264) 2 strokes United States Doug Dunakey, United States Ryan Howison
2 Oct 26, 2003 Miccosukee Championship −14 (69-65-65-71=270) 1 stroke United States Chris Couch
3 Aug 20, 2006 Northeast Pennsylvania Classic −16 (69-69-67-63=268) Playoff United States Jess Daley

Other wins (7)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Masters Tournament DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open CUT DNP DNP T50 CUT CUT DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT
The Open Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP

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

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