J.J. Spaun Biography – J.J. Spaun Wiki
J.J. Spaun is an American professional golfer who currently plays on the PGA Tour. He previously played on the Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada and Korn Ferry Tour.
Spaun played his college golf at the San Diego State University, where he was a two-time All-Mountain West Conference selection in 2010, 2011 and Conference Player of the Year in 2012. He was named a Third-team All-American in 2011 and Second-team All-American in 2012 highlighted by three-straight individual wins his senior year. He majored in social science at SDSU and turned professional in 2012.
In Juy 2015, Spaun secured his first victory at the Staal Foundation Open and moved into the Order of Merit lead. He concluded the Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada season with $91,193 in earnings to earn Player of the Year honors and earn exempt status on the Korn Ferry Tour for 2016. He set a Mackenzie Tour record for top-10s and top-threes in a season.
In August 2016, Spaun won the News Sentinel Open for his first Korn Ferry Tour victory. He finished the Korn Ferry Tour season with 23 starts, one win, two runner-ups, four additional top-10s and 15 cuts made. The golfer locked up his PGA TOUR card for the 2016-17 season with a third-place finish on the 2016 Korn Ferry Tour Regular Season money list.
J.J. Spaun Age
He was born John Michael Spaun, Jr. on August 21, 1990 in Los Angeles, California.
J.J. Spaun Wife
Is J.J. Spaun married? The golfer is married to his wife Melody Spaun (born Melody Means). The couple married on July 12, 2019. They have a daughter, Emerson Lili, born on November 14, 2020. His wife celebrates her birthday on November 16 of every year. The family lives in San Dimas, California.
J.J. Spaun Parents
J.J. Spaun’s parents are John and Dollie Spaun. His parents had a big impact on his golf career from a young age. His mom played on a short course until she was eight months pregnant with J.J. and became an inspirational figure for the California native. He told PGA TOUR Digital:
“My Mom was playing at a par-3 course until she was eight months pregnant with me. It was pretty ironic because people would say, “that kid is going to be a golfer” and low and behold, I ended up trying to make a career out of it. She was always there for support – financial, emotional or mental, she was always there to guide me and be the guiding hand. My Dad gave me the fundamentals, and I kind of ran with that. It was a team effort for both of them.”
J.J. Spaun Family
J.J. Spaun is the son of John and Dollie Spaun.
J.J. Spaun Net Worth
J.J. Spaun’s net worth is estimated to be $3 million. A huge chunk of his net worth is from endorsement and sponsorship deals.
J.J. Spaun Career Earnings
J.J. Spaun has earned $6,285,525 in career earnings.
J.J. Spaun WITB
J.J. Spaun WITB 2020; Driver: Callaway Mavrik (8.5 degrees). 3-wood: Callaway Mavrik Sub Zero 3+ (13.5 degrees). 5-wood: Callaway Mavrik Sub Zero (18 degrees). Wedges:
J.J. Spaun Nationality
The golfer is of American nationality.
J.J. Spaun Ethnicity
J.J. Spaun is of Filipino descent from his mother’s side.
J.J. Spaun Instagram
J.J. Spaun’s Instagram handle is @jjspaun.