Tom Scherrer

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Tom Scherrer
Personal information
Full name Thomas Cregg Scherrer
Born (1970-07-20) July 20, 1970 (age 46)
Syracuse, New York
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg; 15 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Raleigh, North Carolina
College North Carolina
Turned professional 1992
Current tour(s) Nationwide Tour
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Professional wins 4
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 1 Tour 3
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament 25th: 2001
U.S. Open T23: 1999
The Open Championship CUT: 2000
PGA Championship WD: 2000

Thomas Cregg Scherrer (born July 20, 1970) is an American professional golfer.

Scherrer was born in Syracuse, New York and grew up in Skaneateles, New York. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.[1] He played for the American team in the 1991 Walker Cup. He lost to Justin Leonard in the finals of the 1992 U.S. Amateur.[2]

Scherrer turned professional in 1992, and has spent a relatively equal amount of time on the PGA Tour and Nationwide Tour. He was a member of the PGA Tour in 1996, 1999–2003, and in 2008; he played on the Nationwide Tour from 1994–1995, 1997–1998, 2004–2007 and in 2009. He has one PGA Tour victory, the 2000 Kemper Insurance Open and three Nationwide Tour wins.[2]

Amateur wins (1)[edit]

Professional wins (4)[edit]

PGA Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runners-up
1 Jun 5, 2000 Kemper Insurance Open −13 (67-68-69-67=271) 2 strokes Australia Greg Chalmers, Japan Kazuhiko Hosokawa,
United States Franklin Langham, United States Justin Leonard,
United States Steve Lowery

Nationwide Tour wins (3)[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 1999 2000 2001
Masters Tournament DNP DNP 25
U.S. Open T23 DNP DNP
The Open Championship DNP CUT DNP
PGA Championship DNP WD DNP

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

U.S. national team appearances[edit]


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