Has three brothers, Joined his brother Michael on TOUR for his rookie season in 2014-15. The last time two brothers were members at the same time on TOUR was in 2004 when Brenden Pappas played 34 events and Deane Pappas played 22 events. Would like to be a Navy Seal for a day. Biggest thrill in golf was playing in the 2010 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach.
Has three brothers, including Michael Putnam, a current PGA TOUR member. Would like to be a Navy Seal for a day. Biggest thrill in golf was playing in the 2010 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach.
Hunting, skiing, hiking
Web.com Tour Victories (2)
2014 WNB Golf Classic
2017 Panama Claro Championship
Recorded his first top-10 of the 2017 season with a T8 at The Bahamas Great Exuma Classic at Sandals Emerald Bay
Recorded at solo-fifth at the Club Colombia Championship by Servientrega, marking his third top-10 in Bogota. Moved up 30 spots on the weekend with a 64-68 finish
Picked up the second Web.com Tour win of his career at the Panama Claro Championship in a playoff with Chris Baker. Entered the weekend one off the lead and carded a third-round 67 to move into the outright lead at 11-under. Started the final round one clear of the field and saw his lead vanish when Baker birdied the par-4 16th. Down one with three to go, answered with a birdied on 16 and pars on 17 and 18 for a 13-under-par total at the end of regulation. Made a 12-foot birdie try on the first extra hole to take home the trophy and move into the top spot on the money list for the first time in his career.
2013-14: Started the final round of the Albertsons Boise Open in a T7. Fired a bogey-free 66 and moved up to T4
Earned his first professional victory when high winds in West Texas forced cancellation of the final round of the WNB Golf Classic. Due to the weather, the tournament reverted to the 54-hole standings, where he held a nearly insurmountable seven-stroke lead. Distanced himself from the pack with an 8-under 64 in the third round that put him well in front of any serious challengers. Was 1-under for the day and 21-under overall, up by eight when officials halted final-round play shortly after noon at Midland CC. Winds were steady at 25-35 mph, with gusts to 43 mph. Officials called play at 4:26 p.m., and shortened the tournament to 54 holes. Earned $108,000 for the win and moved to No. 2 on the money list at the one-third mark of the season. Pushed his season earnings past the $248,000 mark and guaranteed himself a berth on the PGA TOUR in 2015, where he will join older brother Michael, the Tour's leading money-winner in 2013. With the win, the Putnam brothers joined Deane and Brenden Pappas as the only brothers to win tournaments in Web.com Tour history.2013: Finished his rookie season on Tour making the cut in 15 of 24 starts and turning in seven top-25 finishes, including a pair of top-10s. Fired a final-round 69 to finish T9 in the Mexico Championship to earn his first career Web.com Tour top-10. Finished five shots behind his brother and champion Michael Putnam
Added a T7 at The Rex Hospital Open
Made the cut in three of four Tour Finals' events. Best week came at the season-ending Web.com Tour Championship. Was solo fourth after 54 holes and just two shots off the lead but stumbled with a season-worst, 5-over 75 on the last day and failed to earn his PGA TOUR card. Ended the week at 3-under par when 6-under would have been good enough to move up to the TOUR. 2012: Played in seven tournaments on the eGolf Professional Tour. Made the cut in four starts, with his best finish a T14 coming at the Columbia Open.Amateur: Was a three-time All-American (honorable mention) and two-time Academic All-American while at Pepperdine University. Won the 2010 Pacific Coast Amateur Championship at Eugene (Ore.) CC
Played in the 2008 Fuji Xerox USA vs. Japan Collegiate Golf Championship.