Who's who: Steve Flesch

  • Photo of Steve Flesch
  • usa.png
  • Photo of Steve Flesch
  • usa.png

Who's who: Steve Flesch

  • Name:

    Stephen J. "Steve" Flesch
  • Country:

    USA
  • Born:

    May 23, 1967 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • Original/Home Club:

  • Occupation:

    Professional golfer; golf analyst and commentator.
  • Turned Pro:

    1990

Roll of Honour

Multiple PGA Tour winner.

Did you know?

PGA Tour and PGA Champions Tour player.

Top tournaments won by Steve Flesch

2018
America
205 (-11)
$270,000
Mitsubishi

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Score

205 (-11)

Prize money

$270,000

Title sponsor

Mitsubishi

Played as the Mitsubishi Electric Classic (Apr 13-15). First-time PGA Tour Champions winner Flesch (USA) beat Scott Parel (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole (par-5 18th), to record his first professional win since 2007. Bernhard Langer (Ger) was eliminated at the first playoff hole. [TPC Sugarloaf, Duluth, GA].

2007
America
270 (-18)
$1,080,000
Turning Stone

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Score

270 (-18)

Prize money

$1,080,000

Title sponsor

Turning Stone

Played as the inaugural Turning Stone Resort Championship (Sept 20-23). Second-placed Michael Allen (USA) finished 2 shots behind Flesch (USA), who recorded the last of his four PGA Tour wins. [Atunyote Golf Club, Turning Stone Resort, Vernon, NY].

2007
America
273 (-15)
$540,000
x

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Score

273 (-15)

Prize money

$540,000

Title sponsor

x

Played as the Reno-Tahoe Open (Aug 2-5). Second-placed Kevin Stadler (USA) and Charles Warren (USA) finished 5 shots behind Flesch (USA). [Montreux G&CC, Reno, NV].

2004
America
269 (-11)
$954,000
Bank of America

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Score

269 (-11)

Prize money

$954,000

Title sponsor

Bank of America

Played as the Bank of America Colonial (May 20-23). Second-placed Chad Campbell (USA) finished 1 shot behind left-handed player Flesch (USA). [Colonial CC, Ft Worth, TX].

2003
America
267 (-21)
$900,000
HP

Category

America

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Score

267 (-21)

Prize money

$900,000

Title sponsor

HP

Played as the HP Classic of New Orleans (May 1-4). First-time PGA Tour winner Flesch (USA) beat Bob Estes (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, LA].

1998
Awards
$777,186
see Score
PGA Tour

Category

Awards

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Venue

Score

$777,186

Prize money

see Score

Title sponsor

PGA Tour

Flesch (USA) won the PGA Tour 1998 Rookie of the Year Award as the leading first-season player. He finished 35th on the Tour's money list, with earnings of $777,186.

1996
Asia
281 (-7)
US$50,000
Benson & Hedges

Category

Asia

Winner (holder)

Flesch, Steve

Score

281 (-7)

Prize money

US$50,000

Title sponsor

Benson & Hedges

Played as the Benson & Hedges Malaysian Open (Asian Tr event). Flesch (USA) beat Craig Jones (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. [Templer Park CC, Rawang, nr Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia].

Find a course

Or

Where2Golf Spotlight

Tournaments:
US Women's PGA Championship: located just outside Philadelphia, the famed Donald Ross layout of Aronimink Golf Club hosts the third women’s major championship of 2020 (Oct 8-11).
Scottish Open: first played in 1972, this year’s championship is again played on the Tom Doak-designed Renaissance Club course, which sits alongside mighty Muirfield in East Lothian (Oct 1-4).

Who's Who:
Jim Furyk: in winning the Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach Golf Links, “The Grinder” joined Arnold Palmer and Bruce Fleisher as the only players to win their first two starts on the PGA Tour Champions.
Georgia Hall: recorded her first win in an LPGA Tour event on American soil at this year’s Portland Classic, played at Columbia Edgewater Country Club … on the edge of the Columbia River.

Latest Golf Course Reviews

Traigh Golf Course (pronounced "try", and meaning "beach" in Gaelic): You'll find this nine-hole seaside gem on the scenic coast road (as opposed to the more inland and quicker A830) between Arisaig and Morar. Although not on the well-beaten path of Scotland's "trophy" courses, if you are passing through this area, it's a must play.
Read More...

Cullen Links Golf Club: "immensely scenic", "quirky as golf can get", "short!", "hugely enjoyable" ... Cullen Links attracts as wide a variety of comments as it lays down golfing challenges. Shoehorned into this 4,600 yard treasure trove are ten par-3s, seven par-4s and a good-length par-5. Here you'll find all the seaside scenery a golfer could ask for, and a lot more besides. Read More...

Travel

Discover the world's finest heathland courses located in Surrey / Berkshire

Popular videos

You can subscribe to the Where2Golf channel on YT if you like to see more video content. You'll find a "Subscribe" button on any of our YouTube videos. Or if you want a quick and direct access subscribe here. Once done, any new published videos will show up in your Subscriptions feed.

Top Golf Courses in the Americas

Top Golf Courses in Australia

Top Golf Courses in Ireland