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Encyclopedia > Heath Slocum


Tyler Heath Slocum (born February 3, 1974 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana) is an American professional golfer and current player on the PGA Tour. February 3 is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... Nickname: Red Stick Motto: Authentic Louisiana at every turn Location Coordinates , Government Country   State     Parish United States   Louisiana     East Baton Rouge Parish Founded Incorporated 1699 16 January 1817 Mayor Melvin Kip Holden Geographical characteristics Area     City 204. ... In golf the distinction between amateurs and professionals in rigorously maintained. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ...

Slocum played on the same high school golf team in Milton, Florida as former PGA Tour player Boo Weekley. Slocum attended the University of South Alabama in Mobile, Alabama. While a student there, he earned many amateur golf honors including three-time All-American. He turned pro in 1996 and joined the PGA Tour in 2001. Milton (formerly known as Scratch Ankle) is a city located in Santa Rosa County, Florida. ... The University of South Alabama (USA) is a public, doctoral-level university located in Mobile, Alabama. ... Nickname: The Azalea City Location Coordinates , Government Country  State   County United States  Alabama   Mobile Founded Incorporated 1702 1814 Mayor Sam Jones Geographical characteristics Area     City 412. ... Golfer after swing. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ...

Slocum began his career on the Nationwide Tour. He was the second person to earn a promotion to the PGA Tour by winning 3 Nationwide Tour events in the same season (this is commonly referred to as a "battlefield promotion"). He is only the 2nd player in Nationwide Tour history to complete 72 holes without a bogey. In November 1997, Slocum developed ulcerative colitis which caused his weight to drop from 150 pounds to 122 pounds. He wasn't able to play for a year and one-half. The Nationwide Tour is the developmental tour for the PGA Tour, and features professional golfers who have either failed to score well enough at that levels Qualifying School (the main tours qualifying tournament, popularly referred to as Q-School) or who have done so but then failed to... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Slocum has won twice so far on the PGA Tour. His first win was in 2004 at the Chrysler Classic of Tucson. His second win came at the Southern Farm Bureau Classic in 2005. He has not come close to winning a major yet in his career. His best finish has been a 22nd at the 2002 PGA Championship. 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Chrysler Classic of Tucson is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Southern Farm Bureau Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ... For album titles with the same name, see 2002 (album). ... Logo for the 2006 PGA The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major...

Slocum is single and lives in Pensacola, Florida. He enjoys hunting and fishing in his free time. Nickname: The City of Five Flags Location Location of the city within the state of Florida Government Country State County United States   Florida     Escambia Mayor John Fogg Geographical characteristics Area     City 102. ...

PGA Tour wins

The Chrysler Classic of Tucson is a golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Southern Farm Bureau Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ...

Nationwide Tour wins

  • 2001 BUY.COM Greater Cleveland Open, BUY.COM Knoxville Open, BUY.COM Omaha Classic

External links

  • Profile on PGA Tour's official site
  • Golf Stars Online - links to features and profiles



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