Keegan Hansen Bradley, professionally known as Keegan Bradley is an American professional golfer who competes on the PGA Tour. He won the 2011 Rookie of the Year Award and 2011 PGA Championship; played on the U.S. national team in the 2012 Ryder Cup tournament. He turned professional in 2008, beginning his career with the NGA Hooters Tour. In May of 2013, Keegan managed an amazing 60 at the Byron Nelson Championship, just one point away from the rare circle of players who shot 59. Bradley shot -13 for the week at the Travelers Championship and finished tied for second with Zack Sucher in June 2019.
Keegan Bradley Famous For
- Being an American professional golfer.
- For competing on the PGA Tour.
Where is Keegan Bradley from?
Keegan Bradley took birth on 7th June 1986 with the real name of Keegan Hansen Bradley in Woodstock, Vermont, the U.S. He is of American by nationality and he came from American-white ethnic background. Likewise, his religion is Christian and his race is white. He is the elder child of his father, Mark Bradley who is the head professional at the Jackson Hole Golf and Tennis Club just outside Jackson, Wyoming. His mother’s name is Kaye Bradley. He also has one sister named Madison Bradley.
Talking about Keegan’s education, he attended Hopkinton High School, where he won the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Division 2 individual state championship in 2004. He also attended St. John’s University and won nine collegiate events before graduating in 2008.
Keegan Bradley Golf Career
- Keegan Bradley began his professional golf career playing on the NGA Hooters Tour, where he won at Southern Dunes in his fifth and final start of the year. He made 22 cuts in 26 events that season and earned $84,000.
- He then attempted to earn a 2010 PGA Tour card through qualifying school but fell short by two strokes and played on the Nationwide Tour in 2010, where he recorded four consecutive top-five finishes late in the season to finish 14th on the money list and earn his PGA Tour card for 2011.
- He also made the cut in his first PGA Tour event, the 2011 Sony Open in Hawaii, and finished T-7 the following week at the Bob Hope Classic.
- He won his first PGA Tour event at the 2011 HP Byron Nelson Championship and defeated Ryan Palmer on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff.
- Bradley played in his first major, the 2011 PGA Championship as well as won the three-hole playoff with a birdie and two pars, while Dufner went par-bogey-birdie to finish one stroke behind.
- As well, he became only the third player after Francis Ouimet (1913) and Ben Curtis (2003) to win a major in his first attempt and was the first golfer to win a major with a long putter.
- Keegan also became the seventh consecutive first-time major winner and the first American major champion since Phil Mickelson won the 2010 Masters.
- He was named the PGA Tour Rookie of the Year 9 in December.
- He held a two-stroke lead during the final round of the 2012 WGC-Cadillac Championship but dropped four shots over the final four holes in 2012 and played in Europe for the first time at The Irish Open at Royal Portrush and missed the cut in June of the following year.
- Keegan won his third PGA Tour event at the 2012 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational by a stroke over Jim Furyk and Steve Stricker and moved up to a career-high of 12th the next week when he finished T3 at the 2012 PGA Championship.
- Subsequently, he qualified for the 2012 Ryder Cup, marking his first appearance in any cup competition.
- He had two second-place finishes in 2013 the first occurred in May at the HP Byron Nelson Championship where he shot a course-record 60 at the TPC Four Seasons in the first round.
- He finished second again, this time by seven strokes, to Tiger Woods at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone in August 2013.
- He was also a member of the winning United States team at the Presidents Cup played at Muirfield Village in Ohio.
- His highest finish in 2014 was a second place at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill and had his worst season since joining the PGA Tour in 2015.
- For the first time in four years, he did not represent the United States in a year-end international competition.
- Badly, Keegan didn’t win a tournament and finished 114 and 51 on the PGA Tour money list.
- He won the BMW Championship in 2018, this event was part of the FedEx Cup Playoffs. He qualified for the season-ending Tour Championship and finished 8th in the season-long FedEx Cup.
- He shot -13 for the week at the Travelers Championship and finished tied for second with Zack Sucher in June 2019.
Awards and Achievements
- GA Tour 2011
- Rookie of the Year
Who is Keegan Bradley’s Wife?
Keegan Bradley is a married man. He is tied a knot with his beautiful wife Jillian Stacey with whom he is blessed with a son together named Logan James Bradley. The couple is having a good time together, which signifies they do not have affairs with other people. Concerning Keegan’s sexual orientation, he is straight.
How much is Keegan Bradley worth?
Keegan Bradley has established himself an identity already and Keegan’s also superbly ambitious and continues to work even harder to reach his set objectives. He has a net worth of $15 million whereas he has also a fine amount of salary which is around $4,00,000 per year. In addition, Keegan’s major source of income is his golf career.
How tall is Keegan Bradley?
Keegan Bradley is 6 feet 3 inches tall and his body weighs around 86 kg. He has dark brown hair and eye color. Moreover, his body build type is athletic.