Sam Burns was born July 23, 1996 in Shreveport Louisiana and represented Louisiana State University in college golf.
His early years included 4 collegiate tournament wins from 15 starts, NCAA Division 1 Jack Nicklaus player of the year in 2016-17, and being a team member of the US team in the 2017 Arnold Palmer Cup.
With 3 PGA Tour victories and a world ranking of 11 Burns is recognised as a future star. His performances in Majors to date have not been standouts but he's just getting started. Strong efforts - and maybe his first Major win - are certain to be a part of his near term future.
Updated: 29-Mar-2022 | Email feedback to this question