Taylor Moore

Taylor Moore

Taylor Moore: A Brief Biography

Taylor Moore
Taylor Moore: Source: Taylor Moore’s official Instagram page


Taylor Moore’s Early Life and Background

American professional golfer Taylor Moore is a glowing star in the golf world, who was born in San Angelo, Texas, on July 28, 1993, in Edmond, Oklahoma. Taylor was born to Rod Moore and Melinda Moore. After completing his schooling at a local high school, Taylor got admission in the University of Arkansas at the department of Sports Management. He began playing golf at a young age and worked diligently for years to hone his skills. Apart from his career in golf, his favorite hobby is hunting.


Taylor Moore’s Amateur Golf Career

Before becoming a professional, Taylor had a successful amateur career in golf during his college days. Some of the best wins of his amateur days are given below:

  1. Saguaro Amateur (2014)

  2. 3 times Ping All-American.

  3. 3 times All-SEC

  4. Winning a total of four collegiate tournaments


Taylor Moore also played in the U.S. Amateur and The Walker Cup.


Taylor Moore’s Professional Career

Taylor Moore turned into a professional golfer in the year 2016. During his career, he won 3 professional wins, including 1 PGA Tour, 1 Korn Ferry Tour and 1 PGA Tour Canada. Taylor has also competed in major championships in 2023 and tried his best in those tournaments. He tied for 39th position at the Masters Tournament in 2023 and 72th at PGA Championship in 2023. As of April 16, 2023, he held the 42nd position in the Official World Golf Ranking. Currently, he plays only on the PGA Tour.


Taylor Moore’s Playing Style

Taylor Moore is also known for his impressive playing style, including his smooth and accurate swing technique, great knowledge of air current and distance, very well greenside touch and ability to be focused and confident on critical moments, which always helps him to score well on the course.


Taylor Moore
Taylor Moore: Source: Taylor Moore’s official Instagram page


Taylor Moore’s Golf Journey

From a very early age, Taylor started playing golf and developed his skills through true hardwork and dedication. While attending the University of Arkansas, he participated in various collegiate golf events and won 4 tournaments. During his amateur career, he was 3 times Ping All-American, 3 times All-SEC. He also won at the Saguaro Amateur in 2014. Taylor has competed in the U.S. Amateur and The Walkers Cup. After becoming professional in 2016, he started playing on the PGA Tour Canada and there he won at the Staal Foundation and 5 top-10 finishes also.


Later he joined the Korn Ferry Tour and played for 4 seasons. During this time, he was unable to play for several months due to his suffering from a collapsed lung. In 2021, he secured his victory at the Memorial Health Championship, which was his first victory on the Korn Ferry Tour. Besides the Korn Ferry Tour, he also won 1 tournament on the PGA Tour at the Valspar Championship (2023), which was his first victory on the tour.


Taylor Moore’s Achievements

Having a successful career in the world of professional golf, Taylor Moore has earned many glorious achievements, which includes:

  1. Winning a total of three professional tournaments including 1 PGA Tour at Valspar Championship (2023), 1 Korn Ferry Tour at Memorial Health Championship (2021) and 1 PGA Canada Tour at Staal Foundation (2016)

  2. Winning four collegiate golf events while attending the University of Arkansas

  3. Three times Ping All-American and three times All-SEC

  4. Securing victory at the Saguaro Amateur in 2014


Taylor Moore’s Major Championships

Sl. No.TournamentYear
1.U.S. Open2023(cut)
2.Masters Tournaments2023(T39)
3.PGA Championship2023(T72)
4.The Open Championship2023(cut)


Taylor Moore’s Awards and Honors

Award & HonorYears
SEC co-Freshman of the Year2013
All-American Honor2015 and 2016


Taylor Moore’s Golf Records

The following are some notable and esteemed records that Taylor has attained in various Golf events:


  1. Three professional wins during his golf career

  2. Holding the 42nd rank in the Official World Golf Ranking as of April 16, 2023

  3. Finishing T-39 in the 2023 Masters Tournament


Taylor Moore’s International Wins

Taylor has had only three tournaments in his professional career as of August 2023. His last victory came in 2023 Valspar Championship, where he won the tournament by one stroke of margin from his opponent Adam Schenk. He has one victory in the PGA Tour Canada, including the Staal Foundation Open in 2016 .


Taylor Moore’s Net Worth

Taylor Moore's estimated net worth is $5 million as of July 2023 with an average annual salary of around $1,035,846. Throughout his golf career, he has earned approximately $4,506,976, including his prize money and various endorsement deals.


Taylor Moore’s Ventures

Taylor Moore has various endorsement and sponsorship deals with numerous companies, including Callaway Golf and Oakley, which has positively affected his wealth.


Taylor Moore’s Assets

Taylor Moore resides in Dallas, Texas, in the United States with his family. Any detailed features of this house and cost are not provided. Taylor never revealed what cars he owns or likes.


Taylor Moore’s Family

Taylor Moore's family includes his father Rod Moore, his mother, Melinda Moore, his younger brother, Payton Moore and Payton's wife, Madison Moore. Additionally, Taylor has a girlfriend, Lexi Sorensen, with whom he got engaged on August 31, 2022.


Taylor Moore’s Wife

Lexi Sorensen is the girlfriend of Taylor Moore, with whom he got engaged on August 31, 2022. She is also an American resident and currently lives in Westlake, Texas. This pair has been in a relationship and dating each other for over 4-5 years. But it is unclear that they are planning to get married in the future.


Taylor Moore’s Children

Taylor Moore is not married yet and does not have any children.

FAQs

A. Taylor Moore is 30 years old as of 2023.

A. No, Taylor Moore tied 39th position at the Masters Tournament in 2023 and 72th place at the PGA Championship in 2023.

A. Taylor Moore is American. 

A. As of July 2023, Taylor Moore's estimated net worth is 5 million USD approximately.

A. Taylor Moore won only one PGA Tour at the Valspar Championship in 2023.

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