J. T. Poston is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. As of 2020, J. T. Poston net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
|Full Name||James Tyree Poston|
|Date of Birth||June 1, 1993|
|Born Place||Hickory, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Age||27 years old|
|Height/Weight||6 feet 1 inches and 75 kg|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
James Tyree Poston was born on June 1, 1993, in Hickory, North Carolina. He started playing golf when he was at Hickory High School. In high school, he shot an NCHSAA golf tournament record 63. Poston then went to Western Carolina University to play his collegiate golf. During his time at the college, he won six times including consecutive Southern Conference titles.
As an amateur, Poston has won several championships. In 2011 he won the Trusted Choice Big I National Championship. In 2013 he won Southwestern Amateur, Golfweek Program Challenge, and Cardinal Intercollegiate. He also won Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate and SoCon Championship in 2015.
Poston turned professional in 2015. In 2016, he qualified for the United Leasing Championship on the Web.com Tour and finished T23. With that finish, he earned an entry into the Rex Hospital Open. In that season he finished twice in second-place and earned a 2017 PGA Tour card.
His first professional victory came on August 4, 2019, when he won the Wyndham Championship after shooting an 8-under 62 in the final round and going bogey-free in the tournament. In doing so, he became the first player since 1974 to win a PGA Tour event.