Danny Lee is competing on the PGA Tour for the second consecutive season. He recorded 3 top-25s in 2014 and finished 88th in FedEx Cup Standings.
As an amateur in 2009, Danny won the Johnnie Walker Classic in Australia, becoming the youngest player ever to win a PGA European Tour sanctioned event. In 2008, he won the U.S. Amateur Championship at Pinehurst, becoming the youngest player to win the event and earning a spot in that '09 Masters. He was also the first Korean-born player to win the U.S. Amateur. One week before that victory he competed in the PGA Tour’s Wyndham Championship in North Carolina and finished tied for 20th.
Danny was born in Korea and moved to New Zealand with his family at the age of 12. He is the oldest of three boys. His mother, So Jin Seo, used to teach golf and was a 5 handicap at one point.
|12/4/2016||Australian PGA Championship||T25||$10,485.00|
|7/24/2016||RBC Canadian Open||T32||$34,220.00|
|7/17/2016||145th Open Championship||T147||$3,598.00|
|7/10/2016||AAM Scottish Open||T3||$199,703.00|
|7/3/2016||WGC -- Bridgestone Invitational||56||$54,000.00|
|6/19/2016||U.S. Open Championship||T57||$25,131.00|