Brendon de Jonge

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Brendon de Jonge
Personal information
Born(1980-07-18) 18 July 1980 (age 32)
Salisbury (now Harare), Zimbabwe
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight230 lb (100 kg; 16 st)
Nationality Zimbabwe
ResidenceCharlotte, North Carolina, U.S.
Career
CollegeVirginia Tech
Turned professional2003
Current tour(s)PGA Tour
Former tour(s)Nationwide Tour
Professional wins1
Number of wins by tour
Nationwide Tour1
Best results in Major Championships
Masters TournamentDNP
U.S. OpenT33: 2010
The Open ChampionshipDNP
PGA ChampionshipT26: 2011
Achievements and awards
Nationwide Tour
Player of the Year
2008
 
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Brendon de Jonge
Personal information
Born(1980-07-18) 18 July 1980 (age 32)
Salisbury (now Harare), Zimbabwe
Height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight230 lb (100 kg; 16 st)
Nationality Zimbabwe
ResidenceCharlotte, North Carolina, U.S.
Career
CollegeVirginia Tech
Turned professional2003
Current tour(s)PGA Tour
Former tour(s)Nationwide Tour
Professional wins1
Number of wins by tour
Nationwide Tour1
Best results in Major Championships
Masters TournamentDNP
U.S. OpenT33: 2010
The Open ChampionshipDNP
PGA ChampionshipT26: 2011
Achievements and awards
Nationwide Tour
Player of the Year
2008

Brendon de Jonge (born 18 July 1980) is a professional golfer from Zimbabwe. He currently plays on the PGA Tour.

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Professional career

De Jonge played on the Nationwide Tour from 2004 to 2006 and 2008. He earned his 2007 PGA Tour card at Q-school. He finished 155th on the money list in 2007, losing his tour card. In 2008 he finished second on the Nationwide Tour money list and earned his 2009 PGA Tour card. He did this by winning the Xerox Classic and recording a runner up finish and three third place finishes. He won the 2008 Nationwide Tour Player of the Year.

De Jonge finished 139th on the money list in 2009, which initially gave him conditional status for 2010. He earned a full tour card through PGA Tour Qualifying School. In 2010 De Jonge had his most successful year to date, with 7 top ten finishes taking him to 34th on the money list.

Amateur wins (2)

Professional wins (1)

Nationwide Tour (1)

No.DateTournamentWinning ScoreMargin of VictoryRunner-up
117 Aug 2008Xerox Classic-67-64-67-69=267)4 strokesAustralia Jarrod Lyle

Team appearances

Professional

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