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Charley Hoffman
Charley Hoffman Height: 56 ft, 0 in
Weight: 200 lbs
Birthday: 12/27/1976
College: University of Nevada-Las Vegas (2000, Communications)
Turned Pro: 2000
Birthplace: San Diego, California
Personal
  • Born and raised in Poway, California, outside of San Diego
  • Began golfing at age 7 with friend Bill Lunde's grandfather
  • Competed in San Diego Junior Golf Association with fellow PGA TOUR player Pat Perez. Won the California state high school championship in 1994 and 1995, the first player to win twice
  • Also played soccer in high school
  • Was a member of the 1998 NCAA championship team at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. UNLV teammates included Chris Riley, Chad Campbell, Bill Lunde and Adam Scott. Graduated with a communications degree
  • In 2009, married wife Stacy, a longtime friend since graduating Poway High School together
  • Founded the Charley Hoffman Foundation to raise funds for charities benefitting children in their native and adopted hometowns of San Diego and Las Vegas. Foundation has raised more than $1.5 million for charities in San Diego and Las Vegas.
PGA TOUR Victories
(4) 2016 Valero Texas Open. 2015 OHL Classic at Mayakoba. 2010 Deutsche Bank Championship. 2007 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic.
Web.com Victories
(1) 2004 Permian Basin Charity Golf Classic.
2016 PGA TOUR Money & Position
$2,350,239 (44th)
2016 Highlights
  • Advanced to the BMW Championship for the 10th time in as many attempts during the FedExCup era, finishing No. 44 in the standings thanks to eight top-25 finishes. One of 16 players to advance to the FedExCup Playoffs each season since its inception in 2007 and one of just three players to advance to the BMW Championship every year of the Playoffs (Phil Mickelson and Bubba Watson)
  • Season highlighted with his fourth TOUR victory (his lone top-10 finish of the season), winning the Valero Texas Open
  • Teamed with Daniel Berger to finish third in his debut at the Franklin Templeton Shootout in December
  • Was announced on Feb. 17 elected Co-Chairman of the Player Advisory Council (PAC) alongside Kevin Streelman by the TOUR's membership for the 2016 calendar year. The 16-member PAC advises and consults with the PGA TOUR Policy Board (Board of Directors) and Commissioner Tim Finchem on issues affecting the TOUR. The twosome succeeded Bo Van Pelt and Mark Wilson and will serve a three-year term (2017-2019) as Player Directors along with Jason Bohn (2015-17) and Davis Love III (2016-18)
  • Made a clutch nine-foot birdie on the 72nd hole of the Valero Texas Open to hold off Patrick Reed by a stroke and claim the victory at 12-under 276. Was playing in the same group with Reed, who birdied the 72nd hole to tie Hoffman at 11-under. With his final-round 3-under 69, moved to 43-under par in the event since moving to TPC San Antonio in 2010 (seven starts). The win marked his fifth top-10 finish in the event in 11 starts
  • Began his Playoffs run with a T13 at The Barclays, jumping to No. 27 in the FedExCup standings. A subsequent missed cut at the Deutsche Bank Championship and T52 at the BMW Championship dropped him to No. 42, missing out on his third trip to the TOUR Championship.

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