Lanto Griffin is an American golfer who plays mostly on the PGA Tour. As of 2020, Lanto Griffin net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.
|Full Name||Lanto Griffin|
|Date of Birth||June 15, 1988|
|Age||32 years old|
|Born place||Mount Shasta, California|
|Height and Weight||6 feet 3 inches/ 90 kg|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
Griffin was born on June 15, 1988, in Mount Shasta, California. Griffin along with his parents moved to Blacksburg, Virginia when he was a child. Upon arriving there, he went to Virginia Commonwealth University where he played college golf. As an amateur, he won the 2009 Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year.
Griffin turned pro in 2010 but he didn’t have any major success till 2015 when he won the Roberto De Vincenzo Punta del Este Open Copa NEC. The same year he won the Virginia Open.
In December 2016, Griffin while competing at web.com Tour, he missed qualification by just one stroke. However, he entered the tournament as a reserve and to be eligible for a place in the reorder category.
In June 2017, Griffin won the Nashville Golf Open. With that win he became the first player on tour in 13 years to win an event after making the cut on the number. That season he finished 23rd on the Web.com Tour money list to earn him a place for PGA Tour for the 2017-18 season. In the 2017-18 PGA season, he finished 171st in FedEx points.
In 2019, Griffin played on the Korn Ferry Tour and finished 6th overall for the regular season. He also win the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail Championship which earned him a spot on the PGA Tour for the second time.
For the 2019-20 season, he had a great start on the PGA Tour. He finished in the top-20 at A Military Tribute at the Greenbier, the Sanderson Farms Championship, the Safeway Open, the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open, and the Bermuda Championship.
Griffin received his first PGA Tour by winning the Houston Open on October 13, 2019.