Bubba Watson: Ryder Cup Qualifier

Watson holds the No. 2 spot in the U.S.

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2012  |  Updated 11:22 AM PDT
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Bubba Watson: Ryder Cup Qualifier

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Bubba Watson, American professional golfer on the PGA Tour.

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The Player: Bubba Watson

Residence: Scottsdale, AZ

Points: 5,815.054

Avg. Shooting 2012: 69.9

Money made in 2012: 3,732,778

The Buzz: Watson, known for his hot pink driver shaft, is a self-taught player. He learned the game at the age of 6 by hitting whiffle balls around his house. Watson is seen as a role model to young kids, which made him consider going back to school. In summer of 2008 he completed his degree at the University of Georgia. Watson has won three times on the PGA Tour and finished 1st at this year’s Masters Tournament on the PGA Tour.

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