Taylor Pendrith

Taylor Pendrith

Biography

Date of Birth
30-05-1991
Birthplace
Richmond Hill, Ont.
Home Club
Summit Golf Club
School
Kent State University (alumnus)
Years on Team
5 (Young Pro Squad in 2017, 2016, 2015 | Amateur Squad in 2014, 2013)
Taylor Pendrith, 25, earned two top-25 finishes on the Web.com Tour in 2016 to finish at No. 107 on the money list. The Kent State alumnus is a season removed from finishing third on the Mackenzie Tour-PGA Tour Canada Order of Merit as one of five athletes to graduate onto the Web.com Tour. Pendrith will look to make strides on the Web.com circuit in 2017 where he holds conditional status.

Q&A

Q: What are some of your nicknames?
T-Dog, Pendy, TP
Q: Who or what got you into golf? Explain.
My sister. She is a superintendent and I was working with her one day when I was 12.
Q: What is your favourite pre-competition meal?
Omelette with bacon , toast, and fruit.
Q: How about your favourite “cheat” meal?
Pizza
Q: What was the last book you read?
Harry Potter #1 – Grade 3.
Q: Who would play you in a movie about your life?
Will Ferrell
Q: What is something most people don’t know about you? Any hidden talents?
Sometimes I’m good at the guitar.
Q: What exercise do you dread the most?
Plate pushes
Q: What was the last picture that you took on your phone?
A picture of my truck.
Q: What is the best thing about your hometown?
My family and my buddy’s garage.
Q: Do you have any superstitions?
No. I always mark my golf ball the same way with an X blue sharpie
Q: What is the most surprising thing in your golf bag?
Empty food wrappers
Q: If you could have a walk-up song on the first tee box, what would it be?
Here comes the boom!

Highlights

Professional

Web.com Tour

  • T23 – 2016 Nashville Golf Open
  • T4 – 2016 Club Colombia Championship presented by Claro
  • T14 – 2015 Web.com Tour Q-School stage III
  • T19 – 2015 Air Capital Classic presented by Aetna
  • T13 – 2015 Rust-Oleum Championship

Mackenzie Tour  – PGA Tour Canada

  • T8 – 2015 Freedom 55 Financial Championship
  • 2nd – 2015 Cape Breton Celtic Classic presented by PC Financial
  • 2nd – 2015 National Capital Open to Support Our Troops
  • T10 – 2015 ATB Financial Classic
  • T28 – 2015 Bayview Place Island Savings Open presented by Times Colonist
  • 2nd – 2015 PC Financial Open
  • T5 – 2015 PGA TOUR Canada California Qualifying School

PGA Tour Latinoamérica

  • T3 – 2015 Bridgestone America’s Golf Cup presented by Value

SwingThought (NGA) Tour

  • Champion – 2014 Meadowlands Day 1

Amateur

  • Low amateur – 2014 RBC Canadian Open
  • T3 – 2014 Sugar Grove Regional (NCAA)
  • 2nd – 2014 Mid-American Conference Golf Championship (NCAA)
  • 9th – 2014 Boilermaker Invitational (NCAA)
  • 3rd – 2014 General Hackler Championship (NCAA)
  • T8 – 2013 Bank of Tennessee @ Blackthorn (NCAA)
  • 2nd – 2013 Jack Nicklaus Invitational (NCAA)
  • T5 – 2013 Windon Memorial (NCAA)
  • Champion – 2014 Monroe Invitational Championship
  • T9 – 2014 South American Amateur
  • Champion – 2013 Porter Cup
  • T7 – 2013 Monroe Invitational Championship
  • T16 – 2012 NCAA Ping-Golfweek Preview
  • T5 – 2012 Canadian Men’s Amateur Championship
  • T19 – 2012 NCAA Division I Men’s Central Region Championship
  • T10 – 2012 NCAA Monroe Invitational