Name: Matt Kuchar
Sport: Golf
Discipline(s): Golf
Height: 6-4
Weight: 195
DOB: 6/21/1978
Birthplace: Winter Park, Fla.
Hometown: Sea Island, Ga.
High School: Seminole High School (Sanford, Florida) '96
College: Georgia Tech '00, Management
Olympic Experience
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, bronze (men's golf)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2014 RBC Heritage, 1st
  • 2013 Memorial Tournament, 1st
  • 2013 World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship, 1st
  • 2012 THE PLAYERS Championship, 1st
  • 2010 The Barclays, 1st
  • 2009 Turning Stone Resort Championship, 1st
  • 2002 The Honda Classic, 1st
  • 2011 OMEGA Mission Hills World Cup (with Gary Woodland), 1st
  • Represented the United States in professional team competition three times at The Presidents Cup (2011, 2013, 2015) and three times at the Ryder Cup (2010, 2012, 2014)
  • Kuchar turned professional in November 2000, after working briefly for a financial services firm
  • 1997 U.S. Amateur, 1st
  • Two-time first-team All-America selection (1998, 2000) and Georgia Tech’s second player to be a four-time All-ACC selection (along with David Duval)
  • Awarded Fred Haskins Award in 1998 as the nation's top collegiate golfer
Personal: Son of Peter and Meg Kuchar...Wife, Sybi, was a standout tennis player at Georgia Tech, where they met. The duo teamed in October 2009 to win the consolation title in the USTA National Husband/Wife Doubles Championship at the ATP Headquarters in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla....Two sons, Cameron Cole and Carson Wright...Interests include boating, hiking and skiing.