Scottie Scheffler

by MKhanal 03 Feb,2021
Scottie Scheffler
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 3 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Scottie Scheffler
  • Birth Place Ridgewood, New Jersey
  • Father Scott Scheffler
  • Mother Diane Scheffle
  • Net Worth $3 Millin
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Profession Golf Player
  • Currently Married Yes
  • Married to Meredith Scudder

Scottie Scheffler is a well-established American professional golfer. He has been playing under PGA Tour. After turning professional in 2018, he won two major tournaments and won several other rewards to his name. Scottie was named as the Rookie of the Year in 2020 and player of the year in 2019. 

Scottie Scheffler was born on June 21, 1996, in Ridgewood, New Jersey. He is among the four children born to Scott Scheffler and his wife, Diane Scheffler. His family moved to Texas when Scottie was young. Scottie has three sisters named Callie, Molly, and Sara. Scottie attended Highland Park High School and later enrolled at the University of Texas. 

Net Worth and Golf Career Earnings 

Scottie Scheffler has an estimated net worth of more than $3 Million. He credits most of his net worth to his successful career in golf. He has been playing at the professional level since 2017/18 but is already at the peak of his career. Beau Hossler is another rising American golf player with a similar net worth who made his professional debut in 2016. 

Scottie with his Tour Title SOURCE: PGA Tour

The American golfer earned $25,000 as his prize money in the very first year of his professional career. In his second year, He earned $139,000. In the 2019/20 season, Scheffler earned the highest amount of $2,833,438. Scottie made money playing a total of 23 events in which he finished in the top 10 in seven matches. In 2020, Scheffler made $453,395 with eight games. 

Scheffler earned the most from The American Express with $462,300. As a golf player, Scottie must be taking home a hefty sum through his other advertisement, Sponsorship deals, etc.

Scottie Scheffler's Relationship Status; Who is his Wife?

Scottie is a married man living a happy life with his family. Scottie tied his wedding knot with his longtime girlfriend, Meredith Scudder, on December 4, 2020, at Arlington Hall. The love birds had been dating each other for more than three years. 

The wedding photo of Scottie and his wife SOURCE: John Cain Photography

The golf player popped the question to Scudder in June 2020 when they were on a hike at the Arbor Hills Nature Preserve. After the walk, Meredith shared the happy news through her Instagram post. There is not much information about Meredith with the public. She can be seen attending her husband's game regularly. 

Career

Twenty-Four years old golfer started playing from his High School days. During his college time, He was named Phil Mickelson Freshman of the Year in 2015. In 2013, Scottie won U.S Junior Amateur and won the 2017 Walker Cup. He made his professional debut in 2019, playing at Web.com Tour. The same year, Scheffler won the Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship in Columbus, Ohio.

After winning the series, Scottie qualified for the 2020 PGA Tour. He had an incredible start to his PGA Tour, finishing tied for the fourth and taking home $528,000 in prize money. The golfer is a player to look forward to. As of early 2021, He is ranked at number 28 by the World Golf Ranking. 

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