J. T. Poston Biography – J. T. Poston Wiki
J. T. Poston is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. He has two wins on the PGA Tour. The golfer won the 2019 Wyndham Championship and the 2022 John Deere Classic.
Born in Hickory, North Carolina, Poston attended Hickory High School in Hickory, where he was a three-time All-Catawba Valley Conference (CVAC) selection and a two-time North Carolina High School 3-A State Individual Champion. Poston set several North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) records in winning the state 3-A golf championship as his one-round score of 63 was the lowest ever shot for 18 holes in the state championship, and his 36-hole score of 13-under, 131, was also a new state tournament record.
He went on to join the Western Carolina University where he played collegiate golf, While at Western Carolina University he was a member of the Men’s Golf team. Poston won six times including two consecutive Southern Conference titles, he studied Finance and graduated in May 2015.
Poston turned professional in 2015, he Monday qualified for the United Leasing Championship on the Web.com Tour where he finished T23. Poston’s finish earned him entry into the Rex Hospital Open, where he finished tied for third and earned a Special Temporary Member status for the season. Poston finished 10th on the regular-season money list and earned a 2017 PGA Tour card.
On August 4, 2019, he earned his first professional win after winning the Wyndham Championship. Poston shot an 8-under 62 in the final round and going bogey-free in the tournament. Poston became the first player since 1974 to win a PGA Tour event while going bogey-free. On July 3, 2022, Poston won the 2022 John Deere Classic for his second PGA TOUR victory.
J. T. Poston Age
Born James Tyree Poston was born on June 1, 1993, in Hickory, North Carolina, United States. Poston celebrates his birthday on June 1st every year.
J. T. Poston Wife
Is J. T. Poston married? He is engaged to Kelly Cox. Poston and Kelly Cox got engaged in November 2021 at The Ocean Course on Kiawah Island in South Carolina. Poston announced the good news on his Instagram, writing, “She said yes!! So excited about our future together! I love you [Kelly Cox].” Kelly was born in August 1992.
J. T. Poston Parents
Who are J. T. Poston’s parents? He is the son of James Tyree Sr. and Cheryl Poston. Poston played golf with his father and grandfather in the father-son tournament at Lake Hickory Country Club. He has two younger siblings, Bailey Poston and Bo Poston.
J. T. Poston Net Worth
J. T. Poston’s net worth is estimated to be $8 million.
J. T. Poston Career Earnings
J. T. Poston has earned $10,065,606 in career earnings.
J. T. Poston WITB
J. T. Poston WITB 2022 – Here’s a look inside J.T. Poston’s winning WITB at the 2022 John Deere Classic for his second PGA TOUR victory.
Driver: Titleist TSR3 (9 degrees) fitted with Mitsubishi Diamana BF 60 TX shaft. 3-wood: Titleist TS2 (15 degrees) fitted with Graphite Design Tour AD IZ 7 X shaft. Hybrid: Titleist TS2 (19 degrees) fitted with Graphite Design Tour AD DI Hybrid 95 X shaft. Irons: Titleist T100s (3), Titleist T100 (5-9) fitted with Project X 6.5 shafts. Wedges: Titleist Vokey Design SM9 (46-10F, 50-12F, 56-10S, 60-04L) fitted with True Temper Dynamic Gold Tour Issue S400 shafts. Putter: Scotty Cameron GoLo 5 Black Tour Prototype. Ball: Titleist Pro V1x. Grips: Golf Pride Tour Velvet.
J. T. Poston Height
He stands at a height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) tall.
J. T. Poston Instagram
His Instagram handle is @jtposton.