2014 Ryder Cup Team USA Vice-Captain Andy North


2014 Ryder Cup Profile: Andy North, Vice Captain

VICE-CAPTAIN INFORMATION
Age: 63
Hometown: Madison, WI
Birthplace: Thorp, WI
Birthdate: March 9, 1950
College: University of Florida (1992, B.S.)
Turned Professional: 1972

 

RYDER CUP EXPERIENCE
Years Played: 1985
Total Matches: 3
Career Ryder Cup Record (W-L-H): 0-3-0
Singles (W-L-H): 0-1-0
Foursomes (W-L-H): 0-0-0
Fourballs (W-L-H): 0-2-0
Total Points Won: 0
Total Points Won Point %: .00

 

VICE-CAPTAIN NOTES
Included in North's three wins on the PGA Tour were two major championships (the U.S. Open in 1978 and 1985)... North's lone "official" victory on the Champions Tour was in the 2008 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (with Tom Watson)... Still serves as an analyst on ESPN's telecasts and has also done work for ABC Sports... Was a color analyst on ESPN telecasts prior to joining the Champions Tour in 2000... Three-time All-America selection at the University of Florida... Avid follower of University of Wisconsin sports and, at one time, assisted the Badger football staff... Won the 1969 Wisconsin Amateur and 1971 Western Amateur.

 

CAREER VICTORIES
PGA Tour: 3
1985 U.S. Open Championship. 1978 U.S. Open Championship. 1977 American Express Westchester Classic.
CHAMPIONS Tour: 1
2008 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (with Tom Watson)