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Player Profile

David Toms

BIOGRAPHY
FULL NAME: David  Toms
HEIGHT: 5-10 (178cm)
WEIGHT: 160 (73kg)
BIRTHDATE: January 4, 1967
BIRTHPLACE: Monroe, LA
RESIDENCE: Shreveport, LA
FAMILY: Wife, Sonya; Carter Phillip (7/29/97)
EDUCATION: Louisiana State University
SPECIAL INTERESTS: Hunting, fishing
TURNED PROFESSIONAL: 1989
JOINED TOUR: 1992
EXEMPT STATUS: Winner, 2001 PGA Championship (through 2006)


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2001 PGA Championship
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His professional victories were achieved at the following events:
PGA TOUR; 1997  Quad City Classic.  1999  Sprint International,  Buick Challenge.  2000  Michelob Championship at Kingsmill.   2001  Compaq Classic of New Orleans,  PGA Championship,  Michelob Championship at Kingsmill.  2003  Wachovia Championship,  FedEx St. Jude Classic. 2004 FedEx St. Jude Classic.
Nationwide TOUR; 1995  NIKE Greater Greenville Classic,  NIKE Wichita Open.

In his first Ryder Cup appearance in 2002, he led the U.S. squad with a 3-1-1 record, including a singles victory over Sergio Garcia, Europe best performer. His place in this year's team looks pretty secure and he appears to be coming into form at just the right time to be able to make another valuable contribution to the U.S. Ryder Cup effort.


2002 Ryder Cup (with Phil Mickelson).
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For more information about David Toms,
read his full bio at http://www.pgatour.com/players/bio/132128

 

 

 

 

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