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Harris English
Harris English Height: 6 ft, 3 in
Weight: 185 lbs
Birthday: 07/23/1989
College: University of Georgia (2011, Consumer Economics)
Turned Pro: 2011
Birthplace: Valdosta, Georgia
Personal
  • Attended Baylor School (2003-07) in Chattanooga, Tenn., where he led the school to four state titles. Also won one individual state title in high school
  • Named to SEC academic honor roll all four years at Georgia
  • Won four tournaments in college and also a four-time All-American
  • Biggest thrill outside golf was shooting an 11-point buck
  • His first car was a Chevy Tahoe
  • Follows the Atlanta Falcons and is a huge UGA football fanatic
  • Favorite TV show is "Saved by the Bell," and his top movie choice is "The Departed." Favorite book is One Bullet Away
  • Favorite food is rutabaga
  • Enjoys visiting Chicago and Boston, and his top vacation spots are Sea Island, Ga., and Highlands, N.C
  • Not many people know that he is a "Jeopardy!" and "Parks and Recreation" fanatic
  • Bucket list includes skydiving, flying in an F16 and driving a NASCAR vehicle
  • He uses a 1989 quarter to mark his ball to represent the year he was born
  • Lists Davis Love III and Fred Couples as favorite players he followed while growing up.
PGA TOUR Victories
(2) 2014 OHL Classic at Mayakoba. 2013 FedEx St. Jude Classic.
Web.com Victories
(1) 2011 Nationwide Children's Hospital Invitational.
Other Victories
(1) 2013 Franklin Templeton Shootout [with Matt Kuchar].
2016 PGA TOUR Money & Position
$2,014,283 (47th)
2016 Highlights
  • Advanced to the FedExCup Playoffs for a fifth consecutive season on the strength of three top-10s, including two top-five performances. Finished No. 47 in the final standings following a T47 finish at the BMW Championship. Marked the fourth straight season he has advanced to the 70-player BMW Championship
  • Finished second for the second consecutive year with partner Matt Kuchar at the Franklin Templeton Shootout in December. The team finished two strokes behind Jason Dufner and Brandt Snedeker and have combined for a 93-under-par total in their last nine rounds
  • Began the final round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open six strokes back, but thanks to a 5-under 66 at TPC Scottsdale Sunday, finished alone in third place at 12-under 272. Marked his first top-three finish since a playoff loss at the 2015 Farmers Insurance Open
  • Shot no worse than even par over four rounds at the World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship to finish 10th at 4-under
  • Parred the final six holes and carded a final-round 66 to finish solo-second and three behind Jordan Spieth at the DEAN & DELUCA Invitational. It marked his best performance on Tour since a T2 at the 2015 Farmers Insurance Open. The finish marked his second top-five showing at Colonial Country Club (T5-2012). Seized the lead at one point during the final round, spurred on by an eagle on the par-5 opening hole and birdies on Nos. 7, 8, 10 and 11, but a bogey on No. 12 and pars the rest of the way left him three behind Spieth
  • Began the Playoffs at No. 35 in the FedExCup standings, eventually finishing No. 47 following a T60 at The Barclays, T41 at the Deutsche Bank Championship and T47 at the BMW Championship. In five seasons in the FedExCup, has not finished worse than 79th (2012).

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