Team USA Profile: Dustin Johnson

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Dustin Johnson

PLAYER INFORMATION
Age: 28
Hometown: Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Birthplace: Columbia, S.C.
Birthdate: June 22, 1984
College: Coastal Carolina University
Turned Professional: 2007

 

RYDER CUP EXPERIENCE
Years Played: 2010
Total Matches: 4
Career Ryder Cup Record (W-L-H): 1-3-0
Singles (W-L-H): 1-0-0
Foursomes (W-L-H): 0-1-0
Fourballs (W-L-H): 0-2-0
Total Points Won: 1
Total Points Won Point %: .25

 

RYDER CUP RESULTS
2010: Celtic Manor
Europe 14 1/2, USA 13 1/2
Session 1 Fourball: Dustin Johnson/Phil Mickelson lost to Lee Westwood/Martin Kaymer (3/2)
Session 2 Foursomes: Dustin Johnson/Phil Mickelson lost to Padraig Harrington/Ross Fisher (3/2)
Session 3 Fourball: Dustin Johnson/Jim Furyk lost to Padraig Harrington/Ross Fisher (2/1)
Session 4 Singles: Dustin Johnson (6/4) defeated Martin Kaymer
 

 

PLAYER NOTES
The long-hitting Dustin Johnson was a captain's pick for the 2012 U.S. Ryder Cup team. Despite limited starts due to injury early in 2012 -- which caused him to miss the Masters -- Johnson managed to win in Memphis in just his second start back from injury.

 

 

CAREER VICTORIES
PGA Tour (6): 2008 Turning Stone Resort Championship. 2009 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. 2010 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, BMW Championship. 2011 The Barclays. 2012 FedEx St. Jude Classic.
International: None.
Other (2): 2010 Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge (with Bubba Watson and Boo Weekley), The Shark Shootout (with Ian Poulter)
OTHER PROFESSIONAL MATCH PLAY PERFORMANCES
WGC - Accenture Match Play Best finish: T9 - 2012
Presidents Cup Record Record: Played 5 Won 1, Lost 3, Halved 1, Points 1.5