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Name: - William Harlan Haas
Country: - USA
Born : - May 24, 1982 in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.
Original Home/Club: - Wake Forest University GC (the Demon Deacons).
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 2004

Roll of Honour

Walker Cup player (2003). Presidents Cup player (2011, '13, '15). Multiple wins on the US PGA Tour. FedEx Cup Champion (2011).


Did you know?

Bill Haas is the son of former PGA Tour player and now Champions Tour player Jay Haas, and nephew of Jay's brother Jerry, also a former PGA Tour player. Bill attended Wake Forest University.


Top tournaments won by Bill Haas

2015Men AmericaDesert ClassicPGA West266 (-22)$1,026,000
Played as the Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation (Jan 22-25). Second-placed Matt Kuchar (USA), Charley Hoffman (USA), Brendan Steele (USA), Steve Wheatcroft (USA) and Sung Joon Park (S Kor) finished 1 shot behind Haas (USA). [Palmer course, PGA West, La Quinta, CA. Earlier rounds also at: PGA West (Nicklaus Private); La Quinta CC].
2013Men AmericaQuicken Loans NatlCongressional CC272 (-12)$1,170,000
Played as the AT&T National (June 27-30). Second-placed Roberto Castro (USA) finished 3 shots behind Haas (USA), whose final round 66 spurred him to victory. [Congressional CC, Bethesda, MD].
2012Men AmericaLos Angeles OpenRiviera CC, Calif.277 (-7)$1,188,000
Played as the Northern Trust Open (Feb 16-19). Haas (USA) beat Phil Mickelson (USA) and Keegan Bradley (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [Riviera CC, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, CA].
2011Men AwardsFedExCup - PGA Tr2,760 pts$10 million
Bill Haas (USA) won the PGA Tour season-long points chase, to capture the FedExCup and $10 million bonus. Webb Simpson (USA) was second with 2745 pts. Luke Donald (Eng) was third with 2567 pts. The Cup is awarded based on points earned during the regular PGA Tour season and in the four playoff events.
2011Men AmericaTour Championship (PGA Tr)East Lake GC272 (-8)$1,440,000
Played as the Tour Championship by Coca-Cola (Sept 22-25; last of four FedExCup playoff events). Haas (USA) beat Hunter Mahan (USA) with a par at the third playoff hole to win this event, as well as the season-long FedEx Cup and associated $10 million bonus. [East Lake GC, Atlanta, GA].
2010Men AmericaDesert ClassicPGA West330 (-30)$918,000
Played as the Bob Hope Classic (Jan 20-24). Second-placed Matt Kuchar (USA), Tim Clark (RSA) and Bubba Watson (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Bill Haas (USA), whose father Jay Haas won this tournament in 1988. [PGA West (Palmer), La Quinta, CA. Earlier rounds also at: PGA West (Nicklaus Private); La Quinta CC; SilverRock].
2010Men AmericaSanderson Farms Ch'shipAnnandale GC273 (-15)$648,000
Played as the Viking Classic (Sep 30-Oct 3). Second-placed Michael Allen (USA) finished 3 shots behind Haas (USA), who claimed his second PGA Tour win. [Annandale GC, Madison, nr Jackson, Miss.].

 

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