Steven Fox (golfer)

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Steven Fox
Personal information
Born (1991-01-14) January 14, 1991 (age 33)
Greenville, South Carolina
Height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight160 lb (73 kg; 11 st)
Sporting nationality United States
ResidenceNashville, Tennessee
CollegeUniversity of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Turned professional2013
Current tour(s)PGA Tour Latinoamérica
Former tour(s) Tour
Professional wins1
Best results in major championships
Masters TournamentCUT: 2013
PGA ChampionshipDNP
U.S. OpenCUT: 2013
The Open ChampionshipCUT: 2013

Steven Fox (born January 14, 1991) is an American professional golfer who won the 2012 U.S. Amateur.[1]

Fox was born in Greenville, South Carolina.[2] He attended Hendersonville High School in Hendersonville, Tennessee and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.[2][3] Fox won the 2012 U.S. Amateur at Cherry Hills Country Club on the 37th hole after being down two with two holes to play.[4] Fox was the 63rd player to qualify for match play.[5] He had to survive a 17-man playoff for 14 spots in stroke play to qualify for the match play of the U.S. Amateur.[1] With the win, Fox qualified for the 2013 Masters Tournament, 2013 U.S. Open, and 2013 Open Championship where he missed the cut at all three events.[6]

Fox won the Tennessee State Amateur in August 2013.[7]

Fox turned professional in September 2013.[8]

He played on the Tour in 2016 after earning his tour card through qualifying school and playing on that tour in 2014.[9] In 2016 he finished 128th in the rankings, playing 20 tournaments, and did not return in 2017.

Professional wins[edit]

Results in major championships[edit]

Tournament 2013
Masters Tournament CUT
U.S. Open CUT
The Open Championship CUT
PGA Championship
  Did not play

CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied

U.S. national team appearances[edit]



  1. ^ a b "Steve Fox wins U.S. Amateur". ESPN. Associated Press. August 19, 2012. Retrieved August 20, 2012.
  2. ^ a b "Steven Fox – Profile". PGA Tour. Retrieved October 12, 2019.
  3. ^ "University of Tennessee at Chattanooga profile". Retrieved August 20, 2012.
  4. ^ "Fox Wins U.S. Amateur". Retrieved August 20, 2012.
  5. ^ "112th U.S. Amateur Championship – Match Play Tree". USGA. Retrieved August 20, 2012.
  6. ^ Branton, B.B. (August 19, 2012). "UTC's Steven Fox Wins U.S. Amateur in Dramatic Fashion". Retrieved August 20, 2012.
  7. ^ Gaines, Ron (August 9, 2013). "U.S. Amateur champ Fox wins Tenn. amateur title". Golf Week. Retrieved December 29, 2013.
  8. ^ Wacker, Brian (September 6, 2013). "2012 Amateur champ Fox turns pro". PGA Tour. Retrieved September 6, 2013.
  9. ^ "First-Year Pro Adam Svensson Medals at Tour Q-School". Golf Channel.

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