Sam Burns is an American who plays golf professionally all over the world. Samuel Holland Burns is his full name. He is on the PGA Tour, and in 2021 he won the Valspar Championship.
In October 2017, at the Sanderson Farms competitions, he played in the PGA Championship for the first time as a professional.
Samuel Holland Burns
|Birthday||23 July 1996|
Carolina Campbell Burns
Todd Burns, Beth Burns
Tori Burns, Chase Burns
|Last Update||March 2023|
Samuel Holland Burns was born in Louisiana’s Shreveport on July 23, 1996. Todd and Beth Burns are his parents. Todd’s father was a football player, and Sam is the first person in the family to play golf.
Sam Burns and his older siblings, Tori Burns and Chase Burns, grew up in Shreveport, Louisiana. He went to Calvary Baptist Academy, where he played golf and won the state golf championship on his own.
Sam Burns goes to school at Louisiana State University and plays in the professional league at the same time.
Sam got to play for his country, the United States, in the 2017 Arnold Palmer Cup. In the same way, his amazing form that year qualified him for the 2017 Barbasol Championship. He came in sixth in the tournament.
In October 2017, Burns played his first PGA Tour game at the Sanderson Farms Championship. Even though he was good enough to beat other golfers, he didn’t do well in the tournament. He finished T43 in the championship as a whole.
After that, he competed at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open. He got better at the game and finished in T20.
Later, he finished T10 at the Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament, which guaranteed him a spot in the first 12 Web.com Tour events of the 2018 season. He came in second at the Colombia Championship in February 2018.
Sam played in the 2018 Honda Classic tournament. In the final round, he got to play with Tiger Woods. Tiger was one of the people he played with, and he finished T7 in the tournament.
He got into the Valspar Championship because he played well at the tournament. He finished the tournament in 12th place. At the 2018 Savannah Golf Championship, which was Burns’s first event on the Web.com Tour, he won his first professional tournament.
At the end of the 2018 Web.com season, he got a spot on the PGA Tour. Since the 2018-19 season, he has been playing on the PGA Tour. He played well at the Genesis Invitational, where he came in third.
Sam won his first tournament on the PGA Tour at the Valspar Championship. He won the championship by three strokes over Keegan Bradley.
How Much Money Does Sam Burns Have?
Sam Burns is worth $13 million dollars. He became a professional golfer and made a lot of money that way. He started his career in his hometown high school, where he won three individual state titles.
Sam kept playing sports in college, where he was named to the first team of ALL-Americans and Player of the Year. He also played for the U.S. in the 2017 Arnold Palmer Cup, and in 2017 he joined the PGA Tour.
His private life is calm. He married the girl he’s known his whole life, his high school sweetheart, and they have one child together.
Sam Burns is married to Caroline Burns, and they married in 2019. His wife is a private individual who works for a non-governmental organization.
Burns is a Christian who has supported Compassion International’s “Fill the Stadium” campaign, which “seeks to offer food, medical supplies, and other forms of support to children and their families during the COVID-19 outbreak.”
Sam and Caroline Burns live in a private residence in Choudrant, Louisiana.