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Born: 1971-12-14, Fort Worth, Texas
Nationality: USA
Height: 5' 10, Weight: 165lbs
Home: Windermere, Fla.
College: Florida
Turned Pro: 1994
Joined PGA Tour: 1999
Official World Golf Ranking: 183
Notes: An only child is the son of a U.S. Army officer who grew up learning the game at Fort Rucker GC in Alabama. Spent much of his early teenage years playing with his father and other military retirees. Member 1993 USA Walker Cup Team. Medalist at the 1993 U.S. Amateur Championship. Two-time All-American selection and a three-time All-SEC selection while playing at the University of e Florida. Won SEC Championship twice. Led Florida to NCAA Championship in 1993 along with Tou...

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Brian Gay

An only child is the son of a U.S. Army officer who grew up learning the game at Fort Rucker GC in Alabama. Spent much of his early teenage years playing with his father and other military retirees. Member 1993 USA Walker Cup Team. Medalist at the 1993 U.S. Amateur Championship. Two-time All-American selection and a three-time All-SEC selection while playing at the University of e Florida. Won SEC Championship twice. Led Florida to NCAA Championship in 1993 along with Tour member Chris Couch. After turning professional in 1994, played in 40 mini-tour tournaments the next year and won nine times, including victories on the Emerald Coast Golf Tour, Gulf Coast Tour, Gary Player Tour and Tommy Armour Tour.
Member of the Web.com Tour in 1998, played in 23 events with one top-10 when he tied for 10th at the Carolina Classic but earned status on PGA Tour for 1999 season with a T-31st finish at Q-School in Palm Springs.
After winning the 2008 Mayakoba Golf Classic, was multiple winner in 2009, capturing titles at the Verizon Heritage and the St. Jude Classic. His victory at the St. Jude Classic came the week before that year's U.S. Open and secured his spot in the championship. Played in all four FedEx Cup playoff events, finished 21st.
In 2010 started his year with five straight top-25 finishes, capping it off with a T9th at WGC-Accenture Matchplay. Was runner-up in HP Byron Nelson, finished the season No. 54 in the FedExCup standings, with two top-ten finishes and 10 top-25s after making 21 cuts. Won Mayakoba Golf Classic Champions Charity Skins Challenge in November, an event featuring all past Mayakoba champions. He donated his winnings to charity.
In 2011, had another consistent year with three top-10s, nine top-25s finishing 82nd in FedEx Cup standings and money list. Best finish was a pair of fifth-place finishes at the Humana and Mayakoba Classic.
In 2012, started the year with T-6th at SONY Open, best finish was T4th at Valero Texas Open. Finished year with three top-10s, four top-20s and was 109th on FedEx Cup standings and 103rd on the money list.
2013 Notes: Defeated Charles Howell III on the second extra hole of a playoff with a birdie-3 to win the Humana Challenge (David Lingmerth was eliminated on the first playoff hole). Began the final round six strokes off the lead, but a final round 63 helped force a playoff which he won. Played in 24 events making 16 cuts and finishing 57th in the FedExCup standings.
2014 Notes: Played in 25 events and made 15 cuts, he had one top-10, T-4th at the McGladrey Classic. Finished 140th in the FedExCup standings, missing the FedExCup Playoffs for the first time.
2015 Notes: Sat out the entire season with a back injury and thumb surgery.
2016 Notes: Coming back from injury, took a bit to get back into the groove. Played in 13 events, making 4 cuts. Had his best finish at the FedEx St. Jude Classic finishing 6th and which earned him a spot in the Open Championship. Was 189th in the FedExCUp race.
2017 Notes: Had 14 available events to earn 309 FedExCup points or $461,851 to remain exempt for the remainder of the season. Achieved the goal with a T-6th finish at the RBC Heritage. He had another T-6th the following week at the Valero Texas Open. For the year played in 25 PGA Tour events making 16 cuts. His best finish was T-3rd at the Barbasol Championship. Made it to the FedExCup Playoffs for the 8th time and first since 2013. Missed the cut at the Northern Trust to finish 112th in the FedExCup.
2018 Notes: Played in 30 PGA Tour events making 22 cuts with six top-ten finishes. Was 59th in the FedExCup standings. Was 3rd at the RSM Classic, 5 shots back of winner Austin Cook. T-9th at the Waste Management Phoenix Open and the following week was T-8th at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-am. Also T-8th at the Quicken Loans National and 6th at the Barbasol Championship. Was T-6th at the Wyndham Championship.
2019 Notes: T-7th at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am. Was T-3rd at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans with partner Rory Sabbatini.

Player Career Chart (for all results recorded on all Tours in GOLFstats)
Career at a Glance: Starts: 619, Cuts Made: 381 (62%), Top Tens: 51 (8%) , Rounds: 1966, Scoring Avg: 70.74, Career Earnings: $22,738,569 - Best Finish: 1st (4 times)
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Career Totals for Brian Gay per Year
Performance Scoring Averages Stats
Year Starts Cuts Made % Wins % Top 5s % Top 10s % Top 25s % Rnds 1st Rd2nd Rd3rd Rd4th RdPre CutPost CutAll RndsP/RBi/RE/RBo/REarnings
  
2379%2
  
  
  
  
  
  
34%
  
  
  
70.6
  
70.570.1
  
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2065%
  
3%
  
  
  
  
  
  
10270.4
  
  
  
70.070.2
  
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33
  
  
0
  
  
6%
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
69.7
  
70.369.8
  
----$1,299,361
  
  
  
  
  
2
  
  
12%
  
  
11570.7
  
  
  
70.271.070.6----
  
261869%
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
35%90
  
  
  
  
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0
  
2
  
  
  
8
  
107
  
  
  
  
70.471.6
  
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30
  
  
  
  
  
  
27%
  
33%
  
  
  
70.770.470.670.4
  
----$1,521,663
31
  
  
00%
  
0%26%10
  
  
  
  
  
  
70.170.6
  
----$1,037,600
27
  
  
  
  
  
0%
  
  
  
  
  
  
72.2
  
71.472.572.2
  
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251768%1
  
  
  
  
  
  
8%
  
70.4
  
  
  
70.871.5
  
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28
  
  
0
  
2
  
  
11%414%87
  
  
  
70.470.870.5
  
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30
  
  
  
0%
  
3%
  
  
  
  
10170.1
  
  
70.269.770.2
  
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17
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
70.3
  
70.470.370.370.3----$942,372
28
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
70.770.670.5
  
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52%00%13%1
  
  
24%
  
  
  
  
  
71.370.370.9----
  
  
16
  
  
0%
  
  
1
  
  
  
  
71.170.7
  
  
70.970.7
  
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331958%
  
  
  
3%
  
3%
  
  
  
  
71.070.8
  
71.371.071.2----
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
71.671.571.2
  
----$605,368
  
  
  
  
  
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9772.270.6
  
70.771.470.971.2----
  
  
  
  
  
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0%
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
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4
  
  
  
0%00%1
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
72.069.470.1
  
----
  
  
  
  
  
  
00%
  
  
  
  
4372.1
  
  
  
71.971.171.7----$283,414
  
  
  
  
0%
  
  
  
0%
  
  
  
  
73.8
  
  
73.573.5
  
----
  
Year Starts Cuts Made % Wins % Top 5 % Top 10 % Top 25 % Rnds 1st Rd 2nd Rd 3rd Rd 4th Rd Pre Cut Post Cut All Rds P/R Bi/R E/R Bo/R Earnings
Avg/Year
Totals617381424511421962$22,738,569
Green cells highlight the best in each column/category, yellow the worst.
Stats: P/R=Pars per Round, Bi/R = Birdies per Round, E/R = Eagles per Round, Bo/R = Bogeys per Round. Only provided on last 3, 5 or 10 year reports.