ROOKIES

ROOKIES (21)

Player Path to the PGA TOUR Flag Birthplace Residence College Age (9/12/2019)
Baker, Chris 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Finals USA Seymour, Indiana Jacksonville Beach, Florida Iowa State 33 years,195 days
Campos, Rafael 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season PRI San Juan, Puerto Rico Guaynabo, Puerto Rico VCU 31 years,150 days
Cappelen, Sebastian 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season DEN Odense, Denmark Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida Arkansas 29 years,151 days
Covello, Vince 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Springfield, Pennsylvania Atlantic Beach, Florida North Florida 36 years,290 days
Gellerman, Michael 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Tucson, Arizona Edmond, Oklahoma Oklahoma 27 years,33 days
Ghim, Doug 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Finals USA Des Plaines, Illinois Las Vegas, Nevada Texas 23 years,149 days
Gligic, Michael 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season CAN Burlington, Canada Kitchener, Canada   29 years,358 days
Harrington, Scott 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Eugene, Oregon Scottsdale, Arizona Northwestern 38 years,300 days
Higgs, Harry 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Camden, New Jersey Dallas, Texas SMU 27 years,283 days
Hoag, Bo 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Columbus, Ohio Columbus, Ohio Ohio State 31 years,49 days
Hovland, Viktor 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Finals NOR Oslo, Norway Oslo, Norway Oklahoma State 21 years,359 days
Ledesma, Nelson 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season ARG Tucuman, Argentina Tucuman, Argentina   29 years,49 days
Lewis, Tom 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Finals ENG Welwyn Garden City, England Welwyn Garden City, England   28 years,250 days
McCumber, Tyler 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida Jacksonville, Florida Florida 28 years,161 days
McNealy, Maverick 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Stanford, California Las Vegas, Nevada Stanford 23 years,310 days
NeSmith, Matthew 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Finals USA North Augusta, South Carolina Columbia, South Carolina South Carolina 25 years,348 days
Scheffler, Scottie 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Dallas, Texas Dallas, Texas Texas 23 years,83 days
Seiffert, Chase 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Panama City, Florida Panama City, Florida Florida State 28 years,31 days
Taylor, Ben 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Finals ENG Epsom, England Champions Gate, Florida LSU 27 years,93 days
Ventura, Kristoffer 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season NOR Puebla, Mexico Norway Oklahoma State 24 years,200 days
Whaley, Vincent 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Lexington, Kentucky Atlanta, Georgia Georgia Tech 24 years,182 days
ROOKIE DEFINITION
A player’s rookie season ("Rookie Year") is defined as the season in which he becomes a PGA TOUR member (including Special Temporary Members) and plays in 10 or more events as a member or finishes in the Top 125 on the Official FedExCup Points List or Non-Member FedExCup Points List, whichever occurs first. 

FIRST-YEAR MEMBERS (5)

Player Path to the PGA TOUR Flag Birthplace Residence College Age (9/12/2019)
Bjerregaard, Lucas 2018-19 Non-Member FedExCup Points DEN Frederikshavn, Denmark Monaco   28 years,29 days
Fitzpatrick, Matthew 2018-19 Non-Member FedExCup Points ENG Sheffield, England Sheffield, England Northwestern 25 years,11 days
Redman, Doc 2018-19 Non-Member FedExCup Points USA Raleigh, North Carolina Clemson, South Carolina Clemson 21 years,259 days
Shelton, Robby 2019 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season USA Mobile, Alabama Birmingham, Alabama Alabama 24 years,18 days
Wallace, Matthew 2018-19 Non-Member FedExCup Points ENG Hillingdon, England London, England   29 years,153 days
FIRST-YEAR MEMBER DEFINITION
A new member (including Special Temporary Members) shall not be eligible for the PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year if he has previously played in more than seven (7) Official PGA TOUR Money events as a professional in any prior season.

ROOKIES BY SEASON

FedExCup era (2007-present)

Season Rookies Winners TOUR Championship
2018-19 22 5 1
2017-18 23 3 1
2016-17 25 5 2
2015-16 21 3 2
2014-15 24 1 1
2013-14 14 1 0
2013 25 3 1
2012 26 4 1
2011 35 6 1
2010 20 2 0
2009 28 0 1
2008 25 4 1
2007 27 3 1

ROOKIE WINNERS

FedExCup era (2007-present)

Player Rookies
Collin Morikawa 2019 Barracuda Championship
Matthew Wolff 2019 3M Open
Martin Trainer 2019 Puerto Rico Open
Adam Long 2019 Desert Classic
Cameron Champ 2018 Sanderson Farms Championship
Aaron Wise 2018 AT&T Byron Nelson
Satoshi Kodaira 2018 RBC Heritage
Austin Cook 2017 The RSM Classic
Xander Schauffele (2) 2017 TOUR Championship
Grayson Murray 2017 Barbasol Championship
Xander Schauffele 2017 The Greenbrier Classic
Wesley Bryan 2017 RBC Heritage
Mackenzie Hughes 2016 The RSM Classic
Cody Gribble 2016 Sanderson Farms Championship
Si Woo Kim 2016 Wyndham Championship
Smylie Kaufman 2015 Shriners Hospitals for Children Open
Emiliano Grillo 2015 Frys.com Open
Nick Taylor 2014 Sanderson Farms Championship
Chesson Hadley 2014 Puerto Rico Open
Jordan Spieth 2013 John Deere Classic
Derek Ernst 2013 Wells Fargo Championship
Russell Henley 2013 Sony Open in Hawaii
Charlie Beljan 2012 Children's Miracle Network Classic
Jonas Blixt 2012 Fry's.com Open
Ted Potter, Jr. 2012 The Greenbrier Classic
John Huh 2012 Mayakoba Golf Classic
Keegan Bradley (2) 2011 PGA Championship
Scott Stallings 2011 The Greenbrier Classic
Chris Kirk 2011 Viking Classic
Keegan Bradley 2011 HP Byron Nelson Championship
Brendan Steele 2011 Valero Texas Open
Charl Schwartzel 2011 Masters Tournament
Jhonattan Vegas 2011 Bob Hope Classic
Rory McIlroy 2010 Quail Hollow Championship
Derek Lamely 2010 Puerto Rico Open
Marc Turnesa 2008 Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open
Dustin Johnson 2008 Turning Stone Resort Championship
Chez Reavie 2008 RBC Canadian Open
Andres Romero 2008 Zurich Classic of New Orleans
George McNeill 2007 Frys.com Open
Brandt Snedeker 2007 Wyndham Championship
Henrik Stenson 2007 World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play Championship

ROOKIES TO QUALIFY FOR TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

FedExCup era (2007-present)

Season Player FedExCup finish
2018-19 Sungjae Im T19
2017-18 Aaron Wise 24
2016-17 Xander Schauffele 3
2016-17 Patrick Cantlay 29
2015-16 Emiliano Grillo 11
2015-16 Si Woo Kim 17
2014-15 Daniel Berger 11
2013 Jordan Spieth 7
2012 John Huh 29
2011 Keegan Bradley 20
2009 Marc Leishman 20
2008 Andres Romero 28
2007 Brandt Snedeker 20