Woody Austin Personal Notes
Tore tendons and cartilage in left knee during 1987 PGA TOUR Qualifying Tournament. Injury sidelined him for two years. Originally injured knee as 11-year old playing Little League baseball.
Worked for years as credit-union teller during offseason. Also worked in supplies department at Eckerd Drug.
After falling to Davis Love III in a playoff at the 2003 MCI Heritage, said of his previous struggles: "It's just so much fun to actually be in the game again and show people that I do know how to play the game and hit quality shots. I had numerous chances, and it just wasn't my day."