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Name: - Lucas Hendley Glover
Country: - USA
Born : - Nov 12, 1979 in Greenville, South Carolina.
Original Home/Club: - Greenville, South Carolina
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 2001

Roll of Honour

Majors (1). Walker Cup player (2001). Presidents Cup player (2007, '09). Multiple wins on the US PGA Tour.


Did you know?

Lucas Glover is a US PGA Tour player who attended college at Clemson University in South Carolina.


Top tournaments won by Lucas Glover

2011Men AmericaWells Fargo Ch'shipQuail Hollow Club273 (-15)$1,152,000
Played as the Wells Fargo Championship (May 5-8; formerly Quail Hollow Championship). Glover (USA) beat Jonathan Byrd (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, NC].
2009Men AmericaGrand Slam of GolfPort Royal GC, BER131 (-11)$600,000
Played as the PGA Grand Slam of Golf (Oct 20/21; 36-hole unofficial PGA Tour event for the season's four Major winners). Second-placed Angel Cabrera (The Masters) finished 5 shots behind Glover (US Open). Third on 137 was Stewart Cink (The Open). Fourth on 141 was Yong-eun "Y.E." Yang (US PGA). [Port Royal GC, Southampton, Bermuda].
2009Men MajorsUS OpenBethpage276 (-4)$1,350,000
The US Open (109th) (June 18-21). Second-placed Phil Mickelson (USA), David Duval (USA) and Ricky Barnes (USA) finished 2 shots behind Glover (USA). This was Glover's first major championship title and only his second win on the US PGA Tour. [Black course, Bethpage State Park, Farmingdale, NY].
2005Men AmericaWalt Disney ClassicDisney's Magnolia265 (-23)$792,000
Played as the Funai Classic at Walt Disney World Resort (Oct 20-23). Second-placed Tom Pernice Jr (USA) finished 1 shot behind tour rookie and first-time PGA Tour winner Glover (USA). World No.1 Tiger Woods and No.2 Vijay Singh both missed the cut. [Magnolia course, Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL. Earlier rounds also played on the Palm course].

 

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