Scottie Alexander Scheffler is a popular American golfer who currently plays for the PGA Tour. As of 2o20, Scottie Scheffler net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Below are some interesting things you should know about the golfer.
1. He started playing Golf at 8
Scottie was born on 21st June 1996 in Ridgewood, New Jersey but his family relocated to Dallas, Texas when he was young. His parents are Scott Scheffler and Diane Scheffler. He has three sisters named Sara, Callie, and Molly. Callie works as his caddie.
His parents were busy working and they needed a place for him to stay as his sisters went for their swim meets and golf tournaments. His parents decided to borrow money to join a golf club something he learned much later in his life. Scheffler spent most of his childhood at the club and met Randy who taught golf to other young golfers. He joined any group that would let him at the club. He is currently in a relationship with Meredith Scudder.
2. He helped his college team to win three Big 12 Championships
Scottie attended Highland Park High school where he played golf. He later joined the University of Texas between 2014 and 2018. Scottie played golf in the college team and he helped them win three Big 12 Championships. He previously won the 2013 U.S Junior Amateur and the 2011 Legends Junior Match Play Championship. Scottie was also was named the 2015 Phil Mickelson Freshman of the Year award in 2015.
3. He Played Basketball as a Youngster
Scottie played basketball while growing up but was more inclined to golf. His favorite athlete was New York Yankees baseball player Derek Jeter but he thinks Michael Jordan is the greatest athlete ever. He also loves table-tennis and still plays it.
4. He turned professional in 2018
He wanted to concentrate on his college studies and graduate before turning professional. Scottie survived 4-for-3 playoffs to secure a place at the US Open. He and Cameron Champ were the only amateurs to qualify for the 2017 U.S Open.
Scottie earned his 2019 Web.com Tour through qualifying school. He has had two professional wins so far. The first one was in May 2019 winning the Evans Scholars Invitational and later the National Children’s Hospital Championship in August 2019 in Columbus Ohio.
5. Scottie Scheffler has an estimated net worth of $1 million
Scottie has made a huge net worth from his short career as a professional golfer. He has made several wins so far and is expected to increase his net worth as he advances in his career.