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Encyclopedia > Paul Goydos
Paul Goydos
Personal Information
Birth June 20, 1964 (1964-06-20) (age 43)
Long Beach, California, USA
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Nationality  United States
Residence  ?
College Long Beach State University
Career
Turned Pro 1989
Current tour PGA Tour (joined 1993)
Professional wins 5 (PGA Tour: 2, other: 3)
Best Results in Major Championships
Masters CUT: 1996, 2007
U.S. Open T12: 1999
British Open DNP
PGA Championship T29: 1997

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Goydos was born, raised and has lived his entire life in Long Beach, California. He attended Woodrow Wilson Classical High School, Long Beach State University and turned pro in 1989. He started out as a struggling mini-tour player supplementing his income as a substitute teacher. In 1991 and 1992, he played on the Nationwide Tour, earning one victory at the 1992 Ben Hogan Yuma Open. He earned his PGA Tour card for 1993 by going through Qualifying School. Nickname: Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates: , Country United States State California County Los Angeles County Government  - Mayor Bob Foster Area  - City  65. ... Wilson Science Building Woodrow Wilson Classical High School is a secondary school in Long Beach, California, USA. Wilson High School, operated by the Long Beach Unified School District, opened in 1925 as the second school in the city (after Long Beach Polytechnic High School). ... California State University, Long Beach (also known as Long Beach State, Cal State Long Beach, CSULB, LBSU or The Beach!) is the largest campus of the California State University system and the second largest university in the state of California. ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the 1991 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will display full 1992 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1993 Gregorian calendar). ...


Goydos has won two PGA Tour events – The 1996 Bay Hill Invitational and the 2007 Sony Open. He has amassed more than two dozen top-10 finishes and has more than 5 million dollars in career earnings. His best finish in a major was a T-12 at the 1999 U.S. Open. He had only two starts in 2004, both coming at the end of the year, because of sinus surgery and hip problems; he played in 2005 under a Major Medical Exemption. Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... The Bay Hill Invitational is a PGA Tour golf tournament. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era. ... // The Sony Open in Hawaii is a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour, and is part of the tours FedEx Cup Series. ... // The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the majors, are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in professional golf. ... Year 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full 1999 Gregorian calendar). ... The United States Open Championship is the annual open golf tournament of the United States. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


His victory at the Sony Open in 2007 elevated Goydos into the top 50 of the Official World Golf Rankings. // The Sony Open in Hawaii is a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour, and is part of the tours FedEx Cup Series. ... The Official World Golf Rankings is a system for rating the performance level of male professional golfers. ...


Goydos was inducted into the inaugural class of 1996 at the Long Beach State University Athletics Hall of Fame. He has two children, Chelsea and Courtney.

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PGA Tour wins (2)

The Bay Hill Invitational is a PGA Tour golf tournament. ... The Sony Open in Hawaii is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ...

Nationwide Tour wins (1)

  • 1992 Ben Hogan Yuma Open

Other wins (2)

  • 1990 Long Beach Open
  • 1996 EA Sports Challenge Championship

Results in major championships

Tournament 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
The Masters DNP DNP CUT DNP DNP DNP
U.S. Open T44 T62 CUT T28 DNP T12
The Open Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
PGA Championship DNP DNP T73 T29 T34 T31
Tournament 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
The Masters DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT
U.S. Open CUT CUT CUT DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT
The Open Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP
PGA Championship DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP DNP CUT

DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied
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External links

  • Profile on PGA Tour's official site
  • Results in ranking events for the last two years from the Official World Golf Ranking site

 
 

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