Fred Wadsworth

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the rugby league footballer of the 1930s, see Fred Wadsworth (rugby league).
For the Ohio militia officer, businessman, banker, and politician, see Frederick Wadsworth.
Fred Wadsworth
Personal information
Full name Frederick Willi Wadsworth
Born (1962-07-17) July 17, 1962 (age 54)
Munich, Germany
Height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Columbia, South Carolina
College University of South Carolina
Turned professional 1984
Professional wins 2
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 1
Sunshine Tour 1
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament CUT: 1987
U.S. Open T75: 1987
The Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship CUT: 1987

Frederick Willi Wadsworth (born July 17, 1962) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour and South Africa's Sunshine Tour.

Wadsworth was born in Munich, Germany and grew up in Columbia, South Carolina. He attended the University of South Carolina. He turned professional in 1984.

Wadsworth was a Monday qualifier who won a PGA Tour event.[1] His victory came at the 1986 Southern Open when he shot a final round 67 to finish at 11-under-par 269 to win by two strokes over four other golfers.[2]

Wadsworth lives in Columbia, South Carolina.

Amateur wins (1)[edit]

Professional wins[edit]

PGA Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runners-up
1 Sep 14, 1986 Southern Open −11 (67-67-68-67=269) 2 strokes United States George Archer, United States John Cook,
United States Tim Simpson, United States Jim Thorpe

Other wins (1)[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Leonard, Tod (2004-02-03). "San Diego's Horace Brown will try to be a lucky 'rabbit' in Monday PGA Tour qualifiers". San Diego Union-Tribune. Retrieved 2007-10-25. 
  2. ^ "Today in Golf History: October 5". Archived from the original on 2007-10-11. Retrieved 2007-10-25. 

External links[edit]