Sepp Straka Biography – Sepp Straka Wiki
Sepp Straka (born Josef Straka) is an Austrian professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. He played collegiate golf at the University of Georgia, where he graduated in business management. He turned professional in 2016 after finishing college and played a number of tournaments on the 2016 PGA Tour Canada. He qualified for the 2017 Web.com Tour season.
Straka became the first Austrian golfer to earn a PGA Tour card, after finishing tied for 20th on the 2018 Web.com Tour Finals money list, after finishing tied for 3rd place in the Web.com Tour Championship. Earlier in the year, Straka secured his first professional victory by winning the Web.com Tour’s KC Golf Classic by one stroke.
In his first season on the PGA Tour, Straka’s best finish was a 3rd place at the 2019 Barbasol Championship, the alternate event to the 2019 Open Championship. Straka also played in his first career major championship at the 2019 U.S. Open, after finishing tied for the lowest score at the sectional qualifying in Milton, Ontario. An opening round of 68 left Straka in a tie for 8th, and though two over-par rounds would follow, a final round of 67 left Straka in a tie for 28th place. Straka finished the regular PGA Tour in 107th place on the FedEx Cup rankings, to qualify him for the 2019 FedEx Cup Playoffs and ensure he would keep his card for the 2020 season.
Sepp Straka Age
Sepp was born on 1 May 1993, in Vienna, Austria as Josef Straka.
Sepp Straka Wife – Sepp Straka Girlfriend
Is Sepp Straka married? He is engaged to his girlfriend Paige Dean. Straka proposed to Paige on December 18, 2020, in Birmingham, Alabama. Straka announced the news of his engagement via Instagram, writing: “She said yes! I’m lucky I get to spend the rest of my life with you.” Straka and Paige met at the UGA/Auburn game in Auburn. “I have a good friend who went to Auburn, so I went to the game with him and his then-girlfriend, now wife, was friends with Paige. We really hit it off after the game even though she was being pretty vocal about Auburn winning…,” Straka told Colorbox Photography.
Sepp Straka Family
Sepp was born in Vienna, Austria to an American mother and an Austrian father. His family moved to Valdosta, Georgia when Straka was aged 14. He has a twin brother Sam who also played on the golf team at the University of Georgia.
Sepp Straka Net Worth
Sepp Straka’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
Sepp Straka Height
How tall is Sepp Straka? He stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 m) and has a weight of 235 lb (107 kg; 16.8 st).
Sepp Straka Career Earnings
He has earned total career earnings of $2,933,758.
Sepp Straka Instagram
Sepp Straka’s Instagram handle is @seppstraka.