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Brian Harman

Brian Harman is a professional American golfer. Brian Harman has won the PGA Tour, the US Junior Amateur, the Porter Cup, and more.

Early life

On January 19, 1987, Brian Harman was born in Savannah, Georgia. As of now, he is already 35 years old and his zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Therefore, he has experienced his early life in the city of Savannah in the state of Georgia. He was born to his father Eric Harman and his mother Nancy Harman. He holds American nationality.

Similarly, he was very passionate about golf from a very young age. According to the sources, he attended the University of Georgia. In 2009, Harman graduated with a degree in Finance.

Brian Harman – Career

In college, on the University of Georgia golf team, Brian Harman was a three-time 2nd Team All-American. Therefore, he won the 2005 NCAA Preview.

And, also won the 2006 Isleworth Invitational. For the highest Grade Point Average, he also won the year award three times. Later on, in 2003, he won the U.S. Junior Amateur.

In 2005 and 2007,  he won the Players Amateur and the Porter Cup respectively. Thus, he shot a tournament-record 22-under-par 258. In 2005 and 2009, he played and won the Walker Cup and 2007 Palmer Cup teams.

Brian Harman

Caption: Brian Harman during his match. Source(Instagram)

In 2010, he finished in the top 10 in 11 of his 14 starts on the Egolf Professional Tour. At the Manor Classic, he gained his first pro victory. There, he successfully won by three shots.

In 2010, the player also played in three Nationwide Tour events. He played fabulously at the Stadion Athens Classic at UGA.

During that time, he placed T-18th on his former college course. Besides that, he was known for a unique situation at the 2012 Players Championship. In addition, he was the first alternate when D. A. Points withdrew.

More about career

Eventually, he got partnered with Ryan Moore and Bud Cauley for around 2 after Paul Casey withdrew. Moving on, he cut and finished T51.

Later, in the 2012 US Open, he qualified for his first major. Similarly, his first PGA Tour win was the 2014 John Deere Classic.

At the Travelers Championship, he held the 54-hole lead, in 2015. Unfortunately, he missed the playoff, won by Bubba Watson, by one stroke, and finished in solo third.

At The Barclays at Plainfield Country Club in Edison, New Jersey, on August 20, 2015. Similarly, he became the third player in PGA Tour history to have two aces in the same round.

In addition, he won the Wells Fargo Championship held at Eagle Point Golf Club in Wilmington, on May 7, 2017.

Meanwhile, he made a 28-foot putt on the 18th hole to win by one stroke over Dustin Johnson and Pat Perez. In the same way, he held the 54-hole lead at the 2017 U.S.

Later, he finished in a tie for second place with Hideki Matsuyama. They had 4 strokes behind winner Brooks Koepka, following a final round 72.

Brian Harman – Personal life

Brian Harman is a married man and is already married to Kely Van Slyke. On December 13, 2014, he and his wife tied the wedding knot.

Previously, in April 2014, they engaged in turkey hunting. On June 8, 2018, they were blessed with a child named Copper Marie Harman. Whereas, they also have a second child whose name is not yet known.

Brian Harman

Caption: Brian Harman with his wife. Source(Instagram)

Brian Harman – Body measurement

Brian Harman is very tall and is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs about 70 kg. Similarly, he has dark brown hair color and brown pairs of attractive eyes.

Social Media

Talking about his body measurement, no information is revealed. Also, he has an Instagram account named @HarmanBrian, with 12.2k followers.

Similarly, he joined a Twitter account in August 2010 with an account named @harmanbrian. As of now, he has 30.5k followers on his verified Twitter account.