James Robert Herman, professionally known as Jim Herman is an American professional golfer. Having turned, professional in 2000, he plays on the PGA Tour. He reached the career high-ranking at No. 68 in April 2016. He recorded his first professional win at the 2010 Moonah Classic. As of August 2020, he has recorded 3 PGA Tour wins, 2016 Shell Houston Open, 2019 Barbasol Championship, and 2020 Wyndham Championship.
What is Jim Herman Famous For?
- Won the 2020 Wyndham Championship.
- Won the 2019 Barbasol Championship.
Where is Jim Herman From?
Jim Herman was born on 5 November 1977. His birth name is James Robert Herman. His birth place is in Cincinnati, Ohio in the United States. He holds an American nationality. He grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio. His father’s name is John Herman. His father died of Alzheimer’s in 2018. Information about his mother is not available.
Herman attended Our Lady of Victory grade school. He then attended and graduated from St. Xavier High School in 1996. He played high school golf at St. Xavier. Following his high school graduation, he attended the University of Cincinnati, where he played college golf.
Jim Herman Career
- Herman learned to play golf at the Shawnee Lookout course in Hamilton County.
- He played golf in high school as well as in college.
- He turned professional in 2000.
- From 2001 to 2004, he played on the mini-tour, Golden Bear Tour.
- He then became an assistant golf pro at several golf clubs.
- He finished T74 at the 2007 PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament. With the result, he qualified for the Nationwide Tour.
- He played on the Nationwide Tour in 2008-10 and 2012.
- He won the 2010 Moonah Classic in Australia.
- He finished 47th in the 2010 U.S. Open.
- He finished 19th on the Nationwide Tour money list in 2010. He earned a spot in the 2011 PGA Tour as a rookie.
- He finished 139th in the FedEx points list in 2011. He dropped back to the Nationwide Tour (renamed the Web.com Tour) for 2012.
- He finished 25th in the 2012 Web.com Tour and earned a place on the PGA Tour for 2013.
- He finished 139th on the PGA Tour in 2013. He ranked 19th (excluding Top 25) in the Web.com Finals.
- He finished 182nd on the PGA Tour in 2014. He ranked 7th in the Web.com Finals.
- He achieved his career-best finish at the time when he tied for fourth place at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans in 2015.
- He finished 74th on the FedEx list and did not make the Web.com Tour for the first time.
- He recorded his first PGA Tour victory at the Shell Houston Open in April 2016.
- With the win, he earned an invitation to the Masters Tournament, PGA Championship, and the Open Championship (as an alternate after Billy Hurley III withdrew).
- With the win, he also reached the career-high ranking at No. 68.
- In 2018, he was limited to only nine events due to his foot injury.
- He did not meet the terms after he started the next season with a Major Medical Extension. He was demoted to the Past Champions Category.
- He made three cuts in 19 events during the 2019 season until he entered the Barbasol Championship.
- He recorded his second PGA Tour victory, the Barbasol Championship in Kentucky in July 2019.
- With the win, he earned the PGA Tour card until the end of the 2020-21 season.
- He also received an entry to the 2020 Players Championship, PGA Championship, and Sentry Tournament of Champions.
- He won his third PGA Tour win at the Wyndham Championship in August 2020. With the win, he earned entry to the FedEx Cup playoffs.
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Jim Herman wife
Jim Herman is a married man. He is married to Carolyn. The couple has two children together. They are Abigail and Andrew. Detail information about his personal life is not available.
He lives in Palm City, Florida.
How Tall is Jim Herman?
Jim Herman stands at a height of 1.83 m i.e. 6 feet tall. He has a body weight of 170 lbs i.e. 77 kg. He has an average body build. He has dark brown eyes and his eye color is blue. Her sexual orientation is straight.
Jim Herman Net Worth
Jim Herman earns from his professional career as a golfer. He has recorded 3 PGA Tour wins. As of August 2020, he has earned $7.4 million in purses from his career. His net worth is estimated at around $5 million.