Steve Veriato

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Steve Veriato
— Golfer —
Personal information
Born (1946-05-06) May 6, 1946 (age 69)
Hilo, Hawaii, United States
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 160 lb (73 kg; 11 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Buda, Texas, United States
College Texas A&M University
Turned professional 1973
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Asian Tour
Canadian Tour
Champions Tour
Professional wins 6
Number of wins by tour
Champions Tour 1
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open CUT: 1979, 1988
The Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship T76: 1992

Steve Veriato (born May 6, 1946) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour, Asian Tour, Canadian Tour, and Champions Tour where he won once.

Veriato was born in Hilo, Hawaii. He played college golf at Texas A&M University and turned professional in 1973.

Veriato played on the PGA Tour from 1976 to 1980. His best ever finish was a solo 2nd at the 1977 Atlanta Classic. He was then primarily a club pro in Texas for 14 years, although he played on the Canadian Tour in 1988 and 1989 and the predecessor to the Asian Tour in 1975, 1988–89, and 1995. He joined the Senior PGA Tour (now Champions Tour) in 1996 and has won once, the 2001 Novell Utah Showdown.

Professional wins (6)[edit]

Regular career wins (5)[edit]

Champions Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runner-ups
1 Aug 19, 2001 Novell Utah Showdown –12 (68-68-68=204) 1 stroke United States Bruce Lietzke, Australia Graham Marsh,
United States Jerry Pate, United States Jesse Patino

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